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Optym Featured in WCJB-TV20’s “Tech Tuesday” Segment

Gainesville’s WCJB-TV20 featured Optym in their “Tech Tuesday” segment this week.  Reporter Stefanie Lauber visited our global headquarters here in Gainesville to interview Dr. Krishna Jha, Optym’s Executive Vice President, and discuss the company’s mission to make the world more efficient. The segment traced Optym’s beginnings at the Gainesville Technology Entrepreneurship Center (GTEC), our growth […]

Optym Marketing Wins Again at the American Advertising Awards

Gainesville, FL – The Marketing team at Optym was recognized with several honors at the American Advertising Awards (known as the ADDYs) for its 2015 marketing efforts. The awards were presented by the Advertising Federation of Gainesville, the local chapter of the American Advertising Federation, at its annual gala on Feb. 26. The team won Gold (first place) awards in the […]

Optym’s SkySYM Software Deployed by Southwest Airlines

Dallas, TX – Optym is pleased to announce that Southwest Airlines® has begun using SkySYM™ to strengthen the operational reliability of the carrier’s flight schedules. Based on the U.S. Department of Transportation’s most recent data, Southwest Airlines is the nation’s largest carrier in terms of originating domestic passengers boarded. SkySYM is an advanced network simulation […]

Optym Receives ISO 9001 Certification of Quality Assurance Practices

Gainesville, FL – On Sept. 22, Optym achieved ISO 9001:2008 Quality Management System certification. Companies with this designation have implemented quality management system requirements for all areas of business including facilities, people, training, services and equipment. As Optym has grown, it has become important to ensure that our processes grow with us. ISO 9001 certification is widely […]

Optym’s SkyMAX Software Featured in Southwest Airlines’ LUVLines Magazine

Dallas, TX – Optym’s SkyMAXTM flight scheduling optimization system is featured in the September 2015 issue of LUVLines, the employee magazine for Southwest Airlines. SkyMAX was deployed at Southwest earlier this year, and the airline is starting to use the new optimized schedules generated by the system. In an article by Bill Owen, Network Planning Sr. Business Consultant at […]

Optym’s CEO Holds Optimization Workshop at Transnet Freight Railway

Johannesburg, South Africa – On August 18, Optym President & CEO Dr. Ravindra K. Ahuja gave a one-day optimization workshop at Transnet Freight Railway, the largest and most crucial part of the freight logistics chain that delivers goods throughout South Africa.  Hosted by Fuzile Magwa, Transnet’s General Manager of Network Control Center, the workshop covered the […]

Optym Launches New-Generation SkyMAX and SkySYM at the IATA Slot Conference

Vancouver, Canada – On June 23-25, Optym attended the International Air Transport Association (IATA) slot conference to promote its Sky by Optym suite of products. Visitors to the Optym booth learned more about the company and its SkyMAX and SkySYM solutions and had the opportunity to schedule demonstrations of the products. Everyone was particularly interested in SkyMAX’s clean-sheet […]

Optym’s SkyMAX Software Deployed by Southwest Airlines

Dallas, TX – Optym is pleased to announce that Southwest Airlines® has begun testing SkyMAXTM to optimize the carrier’s future flight schedules. This summer, Southwest Airlines will operate more than 3,800 flights a day serving 94 destinations across the United States and six additional countries. SkyMAX is a next-generation flight scheduling optimization system that maximizes an […]

SAIA Licenses HaulPLAN to Optimize its Linehaul Planning

Gainesville, FL – Optym announced today that SAIA, Inc. has signed an agreement to license Optym’s HaulPLAN software to help optimize the company’s linehaul plans. Ranked among the Journal of Commerce’s top ten LTL carriers in the United States in 2014, SAIA serves all 50 states as well as Canada, Mexico and Puerto Rico. HaulPLAN creates an optimized […]

Optym Donates To Nepal Earthquake Disaster Relief

Gainesville, Fla. — Optym has donated $20,000 to assist those affected by the massive earthquake that struck Nepal on April 25. The 7.8 magnitude quake and its aftershocks resulted in the deaths of over 7,500 people and the displacement of hundreds of thousands more. “Nepal needs everyone’s help for recovery and rebuilding, and it is our responsibility as citizens of Earth […]