Oracle Primavera P6 PPM Professional Advanced Features

Video description

Primavera P6 Version 8 to Version 20, this module explains the differences between the versions

About This Video

  • Workshop on WBS (Work Breakdown Structure), LOEs (Level of Effort), and setting the baseline
  • Workshop working on codes and User Defined Fields (UDF)
  • Workshop on Global Change feature

In Detail

Primavera is an enterprise project portfolio management software. It includes project management, scheduling, risk analysis, opportunity management, resource management, and collaboration and control capabilities, and integrates with other enterprise software such as Oracle and SAP’s ERP systems. This course aims to teach students the advanced features of Oracle Primavera Project Manager P6 PPM Professional tool.

You will start with exploring scheduling options and setting a baseline for the project. Then you will move to understand user preferences and admin preferences and explore other methods of organizing project data in Primavera. You will also look at managing the Enterprise environment of Primavera. The exciting features like “global change” and how to schedule multiple projects will help you a lot in managing your project smoothly. Finally, you will look at the utilities part of the Primavera tool in detail.

By the end of the course, you will successfully learn the advanced features of Primavera Project Manager P6 PPM Professional tool.

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Table of contents

  1. Chapter 1 : Introduction
    1. Introduction and Workshop Instructions
  2. Chapter 2 : Scheduling Options and Setting a Baseline
    1. Introduction
    2. Understanding Date Fields
    3. Scheduling Options - General Tab
    4. Setting the Baseline
    5. Limitations on Viewing Baseline Data
    6. Summary
    7. Workshop - WBS, LOEs, and Setting the Baseline
  3. Chapter 3 : User Preferences and Admin Preferences
    1. Introduction
    2. User Preferences
    3. Admin Menu
    4. Admin Preferences
    5. Miscellaneous Defaults
    6. Summary
  4. Chapter 4 : Other Methods of Organizing Project Data
    1. Introduction
    2. Understanding Project Breakdown Structures
    3. Activity Codes, UDFs, WBS Category, Resource Codes, Cost Accounts
    4. Assignment Code New to P6 Version 20
    5. Summary
    6. Workshop 19 – Activity Codes and User Defined Fields (UDF)
  5. Chapter 5 : Global Change
    1. Introduction
    2. The Basic Concepts and Specifying the Change Statement
    3. More Advanced Examples of Global Change
    4. Summary
    5. Workshop 20 – Global Change
  6. Chapter 6 : Managing the Enterprise Environment
    1. Introduction
    2. Multiple User Data Display Issues
    3. EPS, Project Portfolios, OBS, Users, Security Profiles
    4. Project Codes, Filtering, Grouping, and Sorting Projects in the Projects Window
    5. Summarizing Projects, Job Services, Tracking Window
    6. Summary
  7. Chapter 7 : Multiple Project Scheduling
    1. Introduction
    2. Multiple Projects in a P6 Project, Multiple P6 Projects Representing One Project
    3. Refresh Data and Commit Changes, and Check Who Has the Project Open?
    4. Restoring Baselines for Multiple Projects
    5. Summary
  8. Chapter 8 : Utilities
    1. Introduction
    2. Reflection Projects, Advanced Scheduling Options, and Audit Trail Columns
    3. Excel Import and Export Tool
    4. Project Import and Export
    5. Check In and Check Out, UN/CEFACT XML Format, Online HTML Help
    6. Summary

Product information

  • Title: Oracle Primavera P6 PPM Professional Advanced Features
  • Author(s): Paul E. Harris
  • Release date: June 2021
  • Publisher(s): Packt Publishing
  • ISBN: 9781801816182