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AspenTech Completes Another Piece of the Refining Puzzle With Petrolsoft
Aspen Technology recently acquired Petrolsoft Corporation, a maker of software for downstream refining distribution and replenishment.

pims  These segments complement Aspen PIMS crude selection and refinery operations planning and execution capabilities. For the most part, the combination of Aspen PIMS and Petrolsoft is a clean one, however, Aspen MIMI does offer a toolkit for developing distribution planning capabilities. Although this may present an overlap from a high-level functional perspective, the two packages are apples and oranges when it comes to the details. Aspen will likely emphasize the canned functionality for downstream

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AspenTech Keeps on Enhancing aspenONE


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