Oracle News: Oracle Buys Instantis

Written on . By Tracy Mah

Big News: Oracle has purchased Instantis, “a leading provider of cloud-based and on-premise project portfolio management (PPM) solutions.” Check out the full article.

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The Mystery of Productivity Factors (STO Navigator)

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Despite the progress in technology and the development of scheduling algorithms—essentially around scheduling software, such as MS Project® and Primavera™ P6—Productivity Factor calculations remains a mystery; as does Leveling: What is Productivity? What is Performance? Why do we apply a Productivity Factor? What Factor should we apply? How do we apply a Productivity Factor? When […]

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Using a Constraint in Primavera to Use Up Free Float

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There are times in your schedule when you need to use a constraint to delay an activity to start as late as possible without affecting any activities after it. For example, if you wanted to delay spending/costs, you will want to order the parts as late as possible. In Primavera P6, constraints are used to […]

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Posted in Primavera, Scheduling, Web Access