Get involved in updating the PMI Global Standards. The PMBOK and The Standard for Program Management are open for review and you can get involved. The PMI is accepting public contributions from its members to assist in the final stages of updating two key global standards. As with all the PMI standards, The PMBOK (The […]
Project plans are of course about the future, and everything about the future has some uncertainty associated with it. When a task’s duration is estimated to be 5 days it is accepted that this will probably not turn out to be precisely true.
One of the most exciting enhancements to Deltek Cobra came with the introduction of Microsoft Excel based reporting templates when version Cobra 5.0 hit the market back in 2009. Without doubt this has made Deltek Cobra the most flexible EV reporting tool out there.
PMI and College of Performance Management split. On 27th January 2012, after more than 12 years, members of the EVM Community of Practice (CoP) at the Project Management Institute (PMI) were notified by email. The email confirmed that the PMI and the College of Performance Management have agreed to separate. The EVM Community of Practice […]
I’m often asked for examples of typical Cobra transaction (CSV) file formats that can be used for loading such items as actual costs, code file data, activity, rate, resource calculation and resource assignment information. This blog provides some general information and some downloadable sample CSV files that might be useful for you.
It’s that time of year again when we all get the chance to attend the premier Primavera conference in Europe, the UK & EMEA Primavera Conference 2012.
If you’ve ever opened a Primavera P6 schedule and wondered where all that negative float suddenly came from, then this article might help.
I’m sometimes asked how long Primavera P6 has been on the market and what I know about its history. Fair question. You’d like to be sure you’re dealing with a
Since we announced Oracle’s release of Primavera P6 8.2 late last year, we’ve had a little time to look at the Professional client software and some of the new features discussed in the release documentation.
Jon Swain, President of Ten Six Consulting, predicts that cloud computing, outsourcing, the economy, Agile leadership and change management will drive project management during 2012.