Dynamic Scheduling Methodology (DSM) with Primavera P6

Written on . By Tracy Mah

Just recently, our partner/STO specialist, Ej (Ted) Lister of STONavigator, developed a whitepaper on Dynamic Scheduling Methodology for Primavera P6. Ted discusses the context of DSM and key benefits, highlighting from his own extensive knowledge and experience of the industries he has worked in. In this paper, Ted also explains the 3 Principles of a […]

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Auto Compute Actuals vs. Update Progress

Written on . By Tracy Mah

Auto Compute Actuals vs. Update Progress Once you have your project(s) planned and set-up in P6, you or the planner/scheduler will have to status the report on a routine basis to keep it up-to-date with the project in the present. The frequency of these updates depend on the business needs for performance reporting or the […]

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Q&A: “How can I accommodate resources working different hours per day on the same activity?

Written on . By Tracy Mah

The Primavera P6 Project Manager software uses the Admin setting for hours/day, hours/week, hours/month, hours/year to convert all units and duration type fields from the internally stored hours to the user’s display format preference of hours, days, weeks, months, or years. Internally-stored hours are always stored as hours in the database.  In most cases, the […]

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Posted in Calendar, Resources, Scheduling