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Baselines and Updating a Project with Oracle Primavera P6 PPM [Video]

By : Paul E. Harris
Book Image

Baselines and Updating a Project with Oracle Primavera P6 PPM [Video]

By: Paul E. Harris

Overview of this book

The resource files for this title have been updated. Primavera is an enterprise project portfolio management software. It includes project management, scheduling, risk analysis, opportunity management, resource management, collaboration, and control capabilities, and integrates with other enterprise software such as Oracle and SAP’s ERP systems. This course is designed to teach participants the essential skills needed to set up baselines, track progress, and perform baseline comparisons using Oracle Primavera P6 PPM Professional. You will start with understanding date fields, followed by scheduling options—general tab. The topics that you will learn further are setting the baseline and limitations on viewing baseline data; practical methods of the recording process and understanding the concepts; updating the schedule, progress spotlight, and update progress, suspend, and resume; scheduling the project; comparing progress with the baseline; progress line display on the Gantt chart; checking list before updating schedule, in-progress schedule checklist, and corrective actions. By the end of the course, you will have a strong grasp of setting baselines, effectively tracking progress, and performing accurate baseline comparisons in Primavera P6 PPM Professional.
Table of Contents (3 chapters)
Chapter 3
Updating an Un-Resourced Schedule
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Section 2
Practical Methods of Recording Progress
Discover practical methods of recording progress and gain a deeper understanding of the underlying concepts involved in updating an un-resourced schedule.