**Quadratic programming** (QP) is a special type of mathematical optimization problem. It is the problem of optimizing (minimizing or maximizing) a quadratic function of several variables subject to linear constraints on these variables.

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**Quadratic Programming**- Solvers and Scripting (programming) Languages

... Name Brief info AIMMS AMPL CPLEX Popular solver with an API for several

**programming**languages ... Function GAMS Gurobi Solver with parallel algorithms for large-scale linear programs,

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