PrescienceAdvantage Tips and Tricks

Lean Scheduling Using Oracle Prime – Primavera Tips & Tricks: Tip 63

By |2018-10-04T10:39:15+00:00October 4th, 2018|Primavera Tips & Tricks|

This month, we continue are dive into Oracle Prime software by focusing on the Lean Scheduling functionality which we briefly discussed last month. In this blog we will  explain the outline of the Lean Scheduling processes with mapping to Oracle Prime modules and explore the functionality of some of the Oracle Prime Lean Scheduling

Using the Ideas Feature in Oracle Prime – Primavera Tips & Tricks: Tip 62

By |2018-10-04T10:10:21+00:00October 2nd, 2018|Primavera Tips & Tricks|

This month,  we will discuss the Ideas feature in Oracle Prime Projects and the process for submitting an idea. In Prime, one of the most useful features for organisations is the Idea feature. It enables anyone in the organisation to submit new ideas, allowing end users to capture, evaluate, and process ideas. The new

Introducing Oracle Prime Projects – Primavera Tips & Tricks: Tip 61

By |2018-10-04T10:12:24+00:00October 1st, 2018|Primavera Tips & Tricks|

Oracle Prime Projects is a collaborative cloud portfolio and project success platform that enables team collaboration and real-time visibility across the project lifecycle. It is fully integrated with functional areas in management of portfolios, schedules, risk, lean tasks and field. Note: Oracle Prime Projects delivers complete project success by offering project managers and stakeholders

Creating Projects using Templates in P6 – Primavera Tips & Tricks: Tip 60

By |2018-10-04T10:12:04+00:00September 25th, 2018|Primavera Tips & Tricks|

This month, we will discuss a great time-saving tip for creating projects in Primavera P6. One of the most useful features P6 Web has on offer is the ability to create projects from a template. Instead of creating a project from scratch, this feature allows you to copy an existing project to use as

Conquer Knowledge-Driven Planning – Primavera Tips & Tricks: Tip 59

By |2018-09-26T11:03:42+00:00September 20th, 2018|Primavera Tips & Tricks|

In this edition of the PrescienceAdvantage® Tips & Tricks, our friends from BASIS are back to discuss how to create more realistic plans and explain how BASIS integrates with other scheduling tools, including Oracle Primavera P6. BASIS creator, Dr Dan Patterson, will introduce the concept of Knowledge-Driven Planning and explain how

Introducing: BASIS Knowledge-Driven Planning – Primavera Tips & Tricks: Tip 58

By |2018-10-04T09:30:16+00:00August 4th, 2018|Primavera Tips & Tricks|

In this edition of PrescienceAdvantage® Tips and Tricks, we’ve invited our friends from BASIS Planning to share with you their new knowledge-driven planning tool, BASIS, designed to help build more accurate plans, faster. This topic will be a two part series introducing this revolutionary software to our readers and the benefits of using it

Five Time-Saving Primavera P6 Tips – Primavera Tips & Tricks: Tip 57

By |2018-08-01T14:11:07+00:00August 1st, 2018|Primavera Tips & Tricks|

Wondering how to use Primavera P6 more efficiently? We've compiled some of our favourite time-saving tips that web believe will benefit all our support clients and P6 schedulers by improving their productivity and saving time. Note: These tips are relevant for Primavera P6 R8.x onwards. Fill Down A great P6 time-saving function is the

Understanding P6 Calendars – Primavera Tips & Tricks: Tip 56

By |2018-07-12T10:17:51+00:00December 11th, 2017|Primavera Tips & Tricks|

Understanding how calendars are defined in Oracle Primavera P6 is an important factor in maintaining the duration and date integrity of projects. Problems with project activity dates and durations can occur when a different calendar is assigned to an existing activity. An example of this could be changing from an 8-hour day to a

What’s New In Deltek Acumen? – Primavera Tips & Tricks: Tip 55

By |2018-03-08T12:24:46+00:00August 29th, 2017|Primavera Tips & Tricks, Technology News|

A sound schedule is the key to a successful project. Many of our clients use Deltek Acumen to quickly diagnose and resolve project schedule shortcomings, reduce risk exposure, accelerate and align schedules with project goals and benchmark quality and performance. If you’ve recently upgraded to the latest version of Deltek Acumen, you will have noticed the

P6 Job Services and Why F5 is Your Friend! Primavera Tips and Tricks: Tip 54

By |2018-03-08T12:28:58+00:00July 20th, 2017|Primavera Tips & Tricks|

Since the release of Oracle Primavera P6 EPPM 15.2 (and later), a number of functions have been changed to run as background tasks in Job Services. This includes functions such as Adding Baselines, Copying and Pasting Projects and XML Exports. Moving these tasks from the client to Job Services has benefits in performance and