As we say goodbye to 2016, we get to greet a new version of Deltek Cobra for the new year as Deltek release Cobra version 8.1. This new release builds on all the great things that Deltek did when they released the first Cobra 8 back in
Accurate estimating is a challenge, as you are typically attempting to predict the future based on past experience and limited data. Estimating is part science and part art, and made more difficult by a project’s uniqueness
If you set the calendar for relationship lag to the 24 Hour calendar you may find in certain instances that your critical path becomes discontinuous or disjointed. To avoid this situation you can adjust your definition of critical activities
One of the issues with the integration of Primavera P6 and Deltek Cobra is how to best use the integration to update the Cobra WBS (Work Breakdown Structure) code file with the P6 WBS. It’s an easy way to keep the WBS code file up to date in Cobra
At this time of year we like to reflect on what’s happened in the market over the last 12 months and also look forward to what’s coming. In PMO terms, at the moment every year feels like a seismic shift.
Quality schedules have a continuous critical path from the project start milestone to the project finish milestone. It may, however, be difficult to perceive that your critical path is truly unbroken when you have a vast number of activities and
Thanks for attending our webinar Improving the Effectiveness and Maturity of Risk Management Process. Below are the links to the webinar’s presentation slides and the Risk Management Maturity Model.
How often have you heard the questions “How does scenario 1 compare to scenario 2?” or “What’s the effect on float between different scenarios?” Simple questions I am sure you will all agree with me, but how can you view project data easily and visually compare project schedule data of
The Construction CPM Conference 2017 is being held at the Swan Resort at Walt Disney World, Florida from January 10th to 13th 2017. This event offers a welcoming day followed by three full days of study, sessions and training
Resource over-allocation is a common problem on projects. Do you know how to investigate resource over-allocations in Microsoft Project? You may have a highly optimized schedule that has fined tuned logic to complete the schedule in the least amount of time. Additionally, you may have accurate duration estimates provided the availability of critical resources