As nouns the difference between optimization and maximization
is that optimization
is the design and operation of a system or process to make it as good as possible in some defined sense while maximization
is the act of raising something to its greatest value or extent.
Other Comparisons: What's the difference?
* optimization problem
* continuous optimization
* combinatorial optimization
* convex optimization
* discrete optimization
* global optimization
* stochastic optimization
* unconstrained optimization
* linear programming
The act of raising something to its greatest value or extent.
(mathematics) The process of finding the maximum value of a function.