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Primavera P6 8.1. What’s new


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Primavera P6 8.1. What’s new

  1. 1. <Insert Picture Here>What’s New in Primavera P6 EPPM Release 8.1 May 19, 2011Brian SalduttiOracle Primavera Product Strategy
  2. 2. Agenda• Refreshed User Interface• Resource Management• Project Management• Risk Management• Portfolio Management• Administration• Technologies• P6 Professional• Mobile• Reporting 2
  3. 3. Refreshed User Interface 3
  4. 4. Refreshed User Interface Main navigation moved to tabs to easily identify where you are Icons replaced with text for easier readability 4
  5. 5. Refreshed User Interface Detailed pages modernized and simplified 5
  6. 6. Refreshed User Interface • Control Center Performance • UI Scalability Buttons always appear when page scrolls to improve usability 6
  7. 7. Resource Management 7
  8. 8. Resource Management Dates and duration fields available for viewing and updating in Resource Assignments tab 8
  9. 9. Resource ManagementFilter options available whenassigning resources including currently opened projects 9
  10. 10. Resource Management Assign resources to multiple assignments at once and search for best fit 10
  11. 11. Resource Management Run Check Resource Overallocation to identify resource constraints that may impact the project 11
  12. 12. Resource Management Automatic notification appears when service is completed 12
  13. 13. Resource Management See resource overallocation in week increments Take action to fix the overallocation 13
  14. 14. Project Management 14
  15. 15. Project Management New fields available in EPS View – Last Scheduled Date Last Leveled Date Last Apply Actuals Date 15
  16. 16. Project Management Define Gantt bars based on User Defined Fields (UDFs) 16
  17. 17. Project Management Risk adjusted schedule views to reflect Risk Analysis data 17
  18. 18. Risk Management 18
  19. 19. Risk Management •x Organize categories in a hierarchy for risk breakdown structure 19
  20. 20. Risk Management •x Copy and paste risks within a single project or across multiple projects 20
  21. 21. Risk Management •x Relative thresholds support for use across multiple projects 21
  22. 22. Risk Management Additional fields to better track and analyze risks 22
  23. 23. Risk Management Risk exposure and score available at the project level for analysis 23
  24. 24. Portfolio Management 24
  25. 25. Portfolio Management • Drill into WBS UDFs Drill down to view and edit WBS UDF’s via the Dashboard and Portfolios 25
  26. 26. Administration 26
  27. 27. Project Scheduled ServicesSpecify a rolling date when configuring project services 27
  28. 28. Scheduled Services Status Standardized log files for all services including translation support 28
  29. 29. User Sessions Administrators can reset sessions for users who have been locked out. 29
  30. 30. Technologies 30
  31. 31. Technologies New platforms • Google Chrome 9 Browser • Server platform – HP-UX Itanium • Administration – Oracle Enterprise Manager 11g • JRE 1.6.0_24+ • BI Publisher 11g • UCM 11g • Brazilian Portuguese language support Additional Tools • Project integrity checker • Jackrabbit to UCM migration tool 31
  32. 32. P6 Professional 32
  33. 33. P6 EPPM Optional Client & P6 Professional 8.1 P6 EPPM – P6 Professional –Includes: P6 Web and Optional Client Supports: stand alone and work groups Stand alone or Offline mode for P6 EPPM End Users using P6 Web client End Users using P6 Professional with local End Users using database P6 Professional Local P6 PMDB Import/Export P6 PMDB P6 PMDB End Users using End Users using P6 End Users using P6 Professional Optional Client P6 Professional 33
  34. 34. Mobile 34
  35. 35. Mobile – iPhone App Update time spent ,Star favorite tasks time left & dates View assigned tasks by project Graphical indicator of health/status Email comments and photos related to a task 35 35
  36. 36. Mobile – Email Updates Email changes to update P6 project Filter list of tasksSend email to View assignedrequest tasks tasks by projectEasily mark a Update time spent ,task complete time left & dates Receive confirmation message for updates 36 36
  37. 37. Reporting 37
  38. 38. ReportingReporting Changes• P6 Schema increased to store calculated fields• Incremental update of projects via trickle process – Project filter, Manual or Automatic publication• Global Publishing Services• BI Publisher 11g support – Web based report layout editor – Create reports that combine P6 data with other data sources• P6 Analytics – Unlimited number of codes supportedBenefits• Improved performance• Near real-time reporting• ODS an optional component for BI Reporting• SQL Server support 38 38
  39. 39. Reporting P6 EPPM 8.1 P6 Analytics 1.x OBIEE+/SE-1 Oracle BI Publisher P6 Catalog Near Real-Time Oracle BI Interactive DashboardsTransactional Operational Reporting Reporting P6 Metadata P6 PMDB Oracle BI Answers Static Extension Tables and Views Operational Reporting Analytical Reporting Project Activity Star Project History Star ODS ETL Resource Assignment Star Periodic Extract, Resource Utilization Star Transform & Load Process P6 Data Warehouse P6 Reporting Database 2.x 39 39
  40. 40. Reporting Project options to enable publication and set priority 40
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