Video: When you need to learn a new software platform, particularly a sophisticated system like Deltek Cobra, where do you start? Because Deltek Cobra is an earned value management application (EVM), you do of course need to have a good grasp of EVM concepts
During a recent engagement I was challenged to come up with a way to map specific resource assignments to a specific budget cost class in Deltek Cobra. The reason for this was that on this particular project the same resource could
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
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
When reviewing an Integrated Program Management Report (IPMR) there are certain things I look for that can alert you to changes in the status of your project or highlight data integrity issues. The following list ranges from finding data
The 2016 Deltek Insight conference was held in the Washington DC area this year at the end of November. As with prior years, the conference was full of content that made it worth the trip. One of the biggest benefits I get from
Deltek announced on December 6th, that it is being acquired. Private equity firm Thoma Bravo which purchased Deltek in 2012 has now sold the company to Roper Technologies (NYSE:ROP). Deltek will still operate as separate company within Roper Technologies and maintain it’s
About a year ago we wrote about the new DCMA surveillance approach based on metric based analysis to determine the need and areas of focus for surveillance audits. In an attempt to bring more efficiency to the surveillance process, DCMA defined a series of metrics in relation to all ANSI 32 criteria. The goal is to better help determine
Unlock the Secrets of Report Output Control in Deltek Cobra using the Report Definitions tab in the Report Properties dialog. This video will teach you how to use Report Definitions to control the output, contents and behavior of standard Cobra reports.
The Cobra Guy’s mission is to share tips, tricks and helpful information about Deltek Cobra through our Ten Six blog…and now we’re taking it live during an upcoming joint webinar with Deltek!