Oracle Primavera P6 Enterprise Project Portfolio Management (EPPM)
Oracle Primavera P6 EPPM
Oracle’s Primavera P6 Enterprise Project Portfolio Management is the most powerful, robust and easy-to-use solution for prioritizing, planning, managing and evaluating projects, programs and portfolios. Oracle’s Primavera P6 EPPM is a cloud-based Software As a Service solution backed by a global network of Oracle Project Portfolio Management professionals and the assured security, scalability, performance and support from one of the world’s largest cloud vendors. It provides a 100% web based, solution for managing projects of any size, adapts to varying levels of complexity across projects and intelligently scales to meet the needs of all roles, functions, or skill levels in your organization and on your project team. The Solution can also be implemented as on premises deployment in the local server farm.
Portfolio and program management – Prioritizing Projects and Optimizing :
With Primavera P6 EPPM, project managers can be confident that their projects and programs are aligned with company strategic objectives. By providing a consistent overview and analysis of the portfolio or program as projects are added and removed, the Portfolio and Program Management module enables project managers to manage incoming demand and select just the right balance of projects – one that ensures resources are not overextended and that project performance can be easily quantified and communicated to project stakeholders.
Primavera P6 CPM Schedule
- Plan, schedule, and control large-scale programs and individual projects
- Secure multiuser access to schedules
- Allow project managers to coordinate costs
- Open and schedule multiple projects simultaneously
- Adaptable views
- Team member interfaces for gathering status updates
Planning and risk management – executing complex projects with ease
Many organizations have hundreds – even thousands – of projects underway at any given time. Crossing normal business hierarchies and chains of command, these projects present an organization-wide management challenge. Primavera P6 EPPM helps business management meet that challenge head-on with a Planning and Scheduling module. Primavera P6 EPPM is ideal for organizations that need to simultaneously manage multiple projects and support multi-user access, since it provides multi-user, multi-project functionality (with the ability to extend functionality based on user-definable data). It also offers scheduling and resource control capabilities and support for multi-tiered project hierarchies, resource scheduling, data capture and customizable views. Functionality including industry-standard risk management and robust reporting and analytics, enables project driven organizations to create achievable resource optimized, risk-adjusted plans, find ways to deliver projects more efficiently, and never be surprised by unexpected issues, risks or downward trends across projects.
Primavera P6 Resource Management
- Optimize resources to keep projects on track
- Role and resource optimization, demand, and capacity planning
- Communicate resource requirements and decisions throughout project lifecycle
- Explore scenarios with what-if analysis
- Graphical analysis of resource and role utilization
Tracking progress to gain insights into costs and resource use
Primavera P6 EPPM makes it easy for managers to track, capture, and analyse the time team members spend on project-based work by providing them with interfaces that are automatically populated with their own assignments across all projects. Team members can then record both project time (that is, time spent on each task) and non-project time (such as personal time off). They can also provide additional information directly to the project manager, including document updates, status notifications, and other pertinent feedback.
Collaboration and content management – improving organizational performance through collaboration
Primavera P6 EPPM facilitates team-based collaboration to improve decision-making, streamline coordination and improve efficiency with new business process automation capabilities. For example, it incorporates collaboration and communication, through graphical workflow modelling and interactive configurable forms, into the typical work process instead of requiring project team members to put work aside to communicate and collaborate. The solution’s integration to email and mobile devices improves communication between project managers, schedulers and field personnel on a per activity basis, ensuring that project schedules stay on track and that delays are minimized. In addition, existing enterprise content management systems capabilities can be leveraged through Primavera P6 EPPM in order to meet the increasing demand of project documentation control and accessibility.
Reporting and analytics – driving sound decision-making
Primavera P6 EPPM allows you to schedule and deliver timely and relevant project information 3 DATA SHEET / Oracle’s Primavera P6 Enterprise Project Portfolio Management through email, content repository, file share and printer. Users can choose from over 70 standardized reports or produce custom reports in various formats including .pdf, .csv, and .xml, through its integrated reporting system. In addition, Oracle offers the powerful Primavera Analytics, an add-on that enables users to create operational reports and business intelligence on projects and programs. Primavera P6 Visualizer graphically monitors project performance against plan, and complements Primavera Analytics with rich time-phased views. Even large, complex schedules come to life and can be imported and exported to facilitate sharing.
Integration – interoperating with ease
Oracle’s Primavera P6 EPPM extends, complements, and leverages your existing Oracle enterprise management solutions including Oracle E-Business Suite and Oracle Business Intelligence as well as ERP solutions from SAP and others. P6 EPPM makes it easy for project and program managers to create custom solutions by taking advantage of its Primavera Gateway, Primavera Web Services, and Integration Applications Programming Interface (API). Oracle’s Primavera Gateway is an extensible integration solution with configuration and customization options for each business application that provide enterprise-wide project, portfolio, and resource management transparency and ensures data consistency between applications. Oracle’s Primavera Web Services provides enterprise-level integration capabilities to connect Primavera solutions to existing line-of-business systems, to help increase productivity and project success.