For an Earned Value Management (EVM) practitioner, the term ‘budget’ and the term ‘forecast’ have two very distinct meanings. However the terms are not always used in correct context, particularly in organizations that are new to earned value.
Enterprise Project Management (EPM) and Earned Value Management (EVM) are sometimes consigned to the trash can of “good in theory, shame it didn’t work here.” After the hard work of implementation, lack of
We often get asked questions about Deltek’s MPM product and particularly how it compares with Deltek Cobra. So, below is an overview and outline of Deltek’s MPM product including its features and how it’s positioned.
As much as I always try to be as accurate as possible in the information I share about Deltek’s applications, I goof things up once in a while.
If you’re ever faced with doing a single point adjustment in Deltek Cobra 5, then check this document out first.
I was rather mystified to find that when I ran a CPR Format 1, the thing was wall-to-wall zeros; with the exception of my Undistributed Budget row.
In an integrated Earned Value Management System (EVMS), the contract Work Breakdown Structure (WBS) is the hub upon which all things depend. Some organizations new to Earned Value Management
– – UPDATED: March 2021 – – In Oracle Primavera P6, there are Hot Key commands that can save valuable time. Quite often, our customers are unaware of some of them, if not all. It’s very rewarding to see how a few simple Primavera P6 tips have such a big impact on users productivity. If […]
Are you experiencing this Deltek Cobra Integration Warning? [Warning]Resource code Engineer on activity 188.8.131.52 could not be found in structure file Explanation: This warning appears in the Deltek Cobra integration log when a resource cannot be located in the Resources file for the target project. In this case the term structure file is referring to […]
Oracle has just released the latest version of Primavera P6 8.1. This is quite a major release and addresses a common complaint from the previous release (version 8.0) and that is, the return of Administrator functions back into a stand alone client version. In addition to the Administrator functions, Security, Enterprise Project Structure, Organizational Breakdown […]