Alibaba’s Decision Intelligence team has developed an AI mathematical tool named MindOpt Copilot, which is based on its large language model Tongyi Qianwen, according to an August 18 report by Chinese media outlet 36Kr. This AI tool has the capability to build computer models, generate code, and use solvers to provide mathematical solutions in response to user inquiries presented in natural language. MindOpt Copilot is designed to address challenges in resource allocation and optimization across various business scenarios, including catering, retail, logistics, freight transportation, and manufacturing. It will be available for external use on the Alibaba Cloud platform in the near future, according to 36Kr. [36Kr, in Chinese]