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The Underbelly of Software Project Management Tools


Project management tools for software development should include a broad range of functionality. Project teams must be able to estimate the scope and duration of each project, divide work into components and tasks; provide quality assurance; and generate detailed performance metrics. Find out how many project management solutions are missing the mark, and learn what to look for when choosing a solution of your own.

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ERP and PLM: Defining Their Roles and Creating a Collaborative Environment for Success


Manufacturers’ business needs have changed significantly over the past few years, evolving the roles that technology plays within the manufacturing process. Two key technologies—enterprise resource planning (ERP) and product lifecycle management (PLM)—have developed into key success factors for manufacturers and when combined, provide a collaborative environment that adds value and helps in maintaining a competitive edge.

better scheduling project mgmt  design/development cycle, helping make better design decisions and eliminate costly late-stage re-design. Understanding the function of each technology (ERP and PLM) and the value each added, positioned the manufacturer to focus on their core competencies, cut new product introduction time in half and beat their competitors to market. ERP-Managing the Business Data An ERP system is a business management tool used to fulfill the needs of many facets of a company including; finance and accounting, Read More

State of the Market: HR


More than ever, executives are looking to transform human resources (HR) from a seemingly low-priority function into a strategic part of the business. This state of the market report from TEC discusses the challenges that small to medium businesses (SMBs) face when recruiting, hiring, and managing staff. It also features information about the latest human resources information system (HRIS) offerings for the SMB market.

better scheduling project mgmt  the cost-sharing equation providing better governance over the benefits program forecasting the future by determining how costs may change (new hires, turnover, etc.) What Does It All Mean? So far, we''ve identified four of the major challenges that SMBs are facing today, and some of the trends that we''re seeing in the SMB space with respect to HR management: recruitment and retention challenges compliance complexities globalization benefits costs With the exception of compliance complexities, each of Read More

New Product Development and Introduction (NPDI)


New product development and introduction (NPDI) is probably the most important process for many companies, but also one of the least understood. While NPDI is responsible for revenues, few companies assign an owner for the whole process. Instead, it is usually driven through a series of functional “silos,” causing delay—and the loss of the original market requirements.

better scheduling project mgmt  in the optimal way. Better Functional Execution Although many of the benefits of improved NPDI will result from improved portfolio strategy and the implementation of improved methods for product management, the ability to execute effectively and to avoid costly errors is the final essential step. Today, most business functions rely on one or more enterprise systems to manage the business processes for which they are responsible. For example, the engineering function will use a PLM system to manage Read More

Asset Performance Management: The Secret to Uncovering Hidden Profits and Ending Operating Surprises


Top performers optimize their assets. It’s true in any field—sports, the arts, and business. Yet in business, optimizing performance of capital assets often plays distant runner-up to the more glamorous pursuit of top-line growth. That’s not surprising, given the importance of increasing sales revenue. But it can cost you—and lead to operating surprises that are even more punishing.

better scheduling project mgmt  in turn, would allow better decisions about how to change and invest in infrastructure to reduce nitrate levels going forward-while also reducing the costly exposure that would result if contaminant levels were ever deemed too high. Or, consider the company in the aviation sector that uses the advanced analytics component of Asset Performance Management as part of its baggage handling system. With these advanced analytics, the company can correlate weather information from one system to work-order Read More

Staff Scheduling for the Health Care Industry


Staff Scheduling manages the scheduling of hospital employees, primarily nursing staff.

better scheduling project mgmt  Scheduling for the Health Care Industry Staff Scheduling manages the scheduling of hospital employees, primarily nursing staff. Read More

AspenTech Acquires Pipeline Scheduling and Dock Scheduling Software


Right on the heels of enhancing its aspenONE umbrella platform, AspenTech has announced the acquisition of pipeline scheduling system (PSS) and dock scheduling system (DSS) software from Refining Advantage, Inc. PSS allows pipeline companies, refineries, and terminals with pipelines to optimize their pipeline schedules, and thus potentially improve profitability and safety. DSS is used by

better scheduling project mgmt  Acquires Pipeline Scheduling and Dock Scheduling Software Right on the heels of enhancing its aspenONE umbrella platform , AspenTech has announced the  acquisition of pipeline scheduling system (PSS) and dock scheduling system (DSS) software from Refining Advantage, Inc.  PSS allows pipeline companies, refineries, and terminals with pipelines to optimize their pipeline schedules, and thus potentially improve profitability and safety. DSS is used by refineries and terminals to schedule their Read More

How to Use Genius Project4Domino as Your Project Server


Genius Project4Domino and Microsoft Project are both project management tools, and though their range of features is different, they are also complementary. Using the solutions together can bring a well-rounded project management solution to companies of all sizes. Learn how they can be used to ensure consistency and eliminate downtime, so your long-term strategic project plans are a success.

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Controlling Project Cost Overruns


This white paper examines how Pertmaster can reduce exposure to project cost risk throughout the project lifecycle by using a combination of a high level cost estimate analysis and a detailed schedule-based cost risk analysis. Contingency and management reserve is also discussed.

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Top 10 Reasons For Having A Project Kickoff - Part II


You are about to embark on an important project. Whether the project is software or hardware related, it is a good idea to hold a project kickoff meeting. Don’t miss this excellent opportunity to get across important communications and establish the tone for the project. This article discusses the 10 objectives of a project kickoff meeting, how to achieve them, and templates for presenting them. In Part II, reasons 7, 6, and 5 focus on preparing the team to undertake the project and generally giving them the confidence to do it.

better scheduling project mgmt  starting a new project better than knowing that they will be trained in what they have to do. This can be accomplished by having the vendor''s consultants side-by-side during the implementation. But more important is describing to the project team the training that they are to receive. The more details, more insights that you can provide for the training sessions, the more at ease the team will feel. One approach is to comfort them with the number of training days that will be provided. The chart below Read More

5 Steps to Per-person, Per-project Profitability


The most effective project managers know that accounting for the effort, cost, and profitability of each person or project is the best way to succeed—and doing so is not as hard as you might think. The process will take you from where you probably are right now (the state we affectionately term “chaos”) to a prosperous state of order—and will also save your organization financial resources and valuable employee time.

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SaaS BI Tools: Better Decision Making for the Rest of Us


In the IDC report SaaS BI Tools: Better Decision Making for the Rest of Us , you'll learn how a SaaS-based BI solution can help employees throughou...

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Smaller Vendors Can Still Provide Relevant Business Systems Part Three: Project Oriented Organizations


The unique business needs of project-oriented organizations, when addressed by large ERP vendors that offer general-purpose enterprise software, typically require heavy customization in order to work. On the other hand, when project-oriented organizations turn to small off-the-shelf project-management solutions, these solutions are soon outgrown by the user company.

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8 Strategies to Improve Your Project Plan


Today’s project management offices (PMOs) must optimize their project plans while managing complex projects concurrently, respecting delivery dates, and reducing resource costs. Decisions made based on the construction and interpretation of these plans have crucial consequences for the projects themselves, for the people involved, and for profits. Discover eight strategies to improve your project plans.

better scheduling project mgmt  other programs   6. Better understand your organization and its environment   Keep track of history The final state of a plan is the result of events throughout its life: The initial construction of the plan the scenarios you assessed the simulations you tested the successive progress statuses the events that forced you to change course All these different stages are a piece of the history you need to keep to help you better understand your organization and its environment and feed your learning curve. Read More