The ix modeling platform¶
The ix modeling platform (ixmp) is a data warehouse for high-powered numerical scenario analysis. It is designed to provide an effective framework for integrated and cross-cutting analysis (hence the abbreviation ix).
The platform allows an efficient workflow between original input data sources and implementations of mathematical models, via application programming interfaces (API) with the scientific programming languages Python and R. The platform also includes an API with the mathematical programming software GAMS.
For the scientific reference, see Huppmann et al. (2019) [huppmann_messageix_2018].
- Scientific programming API reference
- What’s New
License and user guidelines¶
The ix modeling platform is licensed under an APACHE 2.0 open-source license.
Please see the User Guidelines and Notice for using the platform in scientific research. Contributions to the platform itself are also welcome.
The community mailing list for questions and discussions on new features is hosted using Google Groups. Please join at groups.google.com/d/forum/message_ix and use <email@example.com> to send an email to the MESSAGEix user community.