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KPI's: Key Project Impeders


Paying attention to the human nature factors of a project will not overcome poor software selection or poor software design. However, being aware of these factors can minimize project delays, frustrations of team members, and not delivering expected results. Learn about some of these factors and how they can be avoided.

ms project implementation  a project plan in MS Project. A good project plan must be able to convey to the team members that there is a logical and fairly detailed approach that will lead to success. But equally important, the plan has to clearly specify what is to be done when and what are the expected results. Human beings are comforted by knowing what they will be doing tomorrow and the next day and what is expected. Remember the feeling you had in college when the professor said, Pop Quiz! Specifically, at some point a plan Read More

Project Management Office: Framework Strategy


IT initiatives driven within silos, where each department maintain its own project management office, inhibits the overall cohesiveness and effectiveness of corporate strategy. This document outlines best practices to centralize and deliver a scalable and robust project management framework strategy.

ms project implementation  PlanView, and more recently, MS Project with its continued enhancements. A product we are impressed with is the Business Propulsion Systems PPM product. The real time application capabilities built into the BPS product allows not only for near-real time reporting to executives (as opposed to waiting until the end of the month only to find projects are off track/out of scope), and its ability to provide the associated alerts and notifications based on user definable parameters. This product provides a Read More

Product, Project, Process, and People: The Four Ps of PLM Analytics


Product, project, process, and people represent the four areas of PLM analytics that may help PLM user organizations develop better products, improve the product development process, increase operational efficiency, and better measure employee performance, respectively.

ms project implementation  (with regard to PLM systems) may be associated with all the previous categories. However, it is necessary to treat the user-oriented data as the fourth data set since the people element is an important part of a PLM system. System user information Roles and groups User login data User participation records Table 1. Four orientations of PLM data The above table separates PLM data into four groups: product, project, process, and people. This is not a scientific way of categorizing PLM data since there may Read More

10 Ways to Start a SharePoint Project the Right Way


Until now, SharePoint has been implemented as simply a platform for front-end-heavy intranets, or as a system for limited document sharing and forms automation solutions. However, it now encompasses solutions for web-enabled applications, extranets, intranets, document management, business intelligence, and complex workflow. Thus, SharePoint needs to be internally marketed in a way that maximizes its capabilities for the web-enabled organization.

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Top 10 Reasons For Having A Project Kickoff - Part III


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 III, we complete the discussion of the remaining four reasons, which can be even more critical to beginning a project on a positive note and reaching a successful completion.

ms project implementation  you will find that MS Project is likely the best tool for depicting them as columnar heading of your plan. But there are others. Going through the detail of the plan would put your audience to sleep. However, it is necessary that the team and users know that such a plan exists and due diligence was exercised in creating it. A compromise approach should be considered. Accordingly, it would appropriate to display the project plan at a summary level or, better yet, have it as a handout. The compromise would Read More

Reinventing Business Processes through Strategic Implementation


Strategic implementation can have a huge impact on success in the online environment. It can mean the difference between a successful or unsuccessful launch, and can greatly affect end results in terms of usability, functionality, and impact on the bottom line. Learn more about a Web site implementation strategy that can transform business processes, maximize return on investment (ROI), and improve efficiency.

ms project implementation  the end result in terms of usability, functionality and impact on the bottom line. Most importantly, strategic implementation has the potential to reinvent business processes, enabling the organization to run more efficiently and effectively, maximizing return on investment. 2. What Is Involved Strategic implementation involves identifying key stakeholders and target segments, gaining a clear understanding of business goals and objectives determining the processes through which these can best be achieved Read More

Oracle Fusion HCM Implementation Overview


Learn how software as a service (SaaS) can transform human resources (HR) and information technology (IT) processes and practices. Zillow and KPMG will cover project details including:
  • Key project challenges and success factors
  • Strategic considerations for implementing human resources, payroll interface (ADP), benefits, employee and manager self-service, compensation, and performance management
  • Requirements for deploying common elements in a SaaS environment
  • Developing an implementation approach to enhance advantages of a SaaS deployment


ms project implementation  Fusion HCM Implementation Overview Learn how software as a service (SaaS) can transform human resources (HR) and information technology (IT) processes and practices. Zillow and KPMG will cover project details including: Key project challenges and success factors Strategic considerations for implementing human resources, payroll interface (ADP), benefits, employee and manager self-service, compensation, and performance management Requirements for deploying common elements in a SaaS environment Read More

Project Portfolio Management for New Product Development: Tracking the Project Cycle from Idea to Launch


Resource allocation and phase-based processes are key features to consider when selecting a project portfolio management solution for new product development (NPD) projects. More importantly, NPD projects demand a best practices framework, like Stage-Gate®, for their success.

ms project implementation  PPM solutions offer bubble diagrams, histograms, and other graphical reports to assist organizations in benchmarking their balance. Aligning portfolio spending with the organization''s business strategy. This can be achieved by implementing a PPM solution that provides strategic cross-referencing between projects, as well as a gating process, which enforces checkpoints to evaluate the viability of projects. It is important to note that PPM solutions help provide the streamlined system that is necessary Read More

CRM Testing Throughout Implementation


In terms of strategic partnerships, the acquirer is responsible for judging how well customer relationship management (CRM) software will function on the equipment and at the site, and with staff, customers, and third-party applications. Acceptance testing involves three basic flavors: user acceptance, operational acceptance, and contractual acceptance. While it is not the only step involved when implementing a CRM system, testing is a fundamental way of finding information and will help you judge a system’s returns and pitfalls.

ms project implementation  to share knowledge about problems. Your supplier may be unwilling to disclose details of fixed problems, but should certainly tell you about problems that ship with your system. You will want to be able to tell your supplier clearly and promptly about problems you have found in implementation and live operation. A linked or shared defect tracker (or a shared view of each other''s) can reduce friction by providing timely and coherent information about problems and their resolution. However, there are Read More

Input/Output StreamGuard Implementation and Uses


Ideally, your service area network (SAN) permits an uninterrupted flow of data all the time. Unfortunately, with changes to the SAN fabric—when a server comes online, or when storage ports are added—the attendant tape backups might cause a serious lapse in the flow of data. However, an interoperable solution can keep registered state change notifications (RSCNs) from making your SAN go haywire.

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RFID Implementation: Moving Forward through the Four Phases


Implementation of a radio frequency identification system is best approached in four phases to ensure its success. Discussed here are the second and third phases, which deal with testing and validation, and the importance of setting up a pilot implementation.

ms project implementation  who understands existing operations, systems, and processes. As a provisionary measure, someone with additional expertise in interpreting data, which provides value to the supply chain part of the business, should be also engaged. Usually a business analyst that can configure, interpret, and modify the system for ongoing and post-implementation support becomes necessary. Organizations may not realize the intricacies of RFID technology and the need for a commitment to the project. Integration partners have Read More

SAP Delivers Commercial Project Management Solution


While a high percentage of project profitability is determined at the bid stage, around half of all projects are not delivered to plan, according to SAP. In fact, on average 20 percent of project value is at risk. To help customer combat this challenge, SAP has launched SAP Commercial Project Management application.

ms project implementation  If projects have small teams of experienced people, agile managers seem to continually fix the risks and are pretty close to “on time.” But, as companies have leaned out their organizations, they have lost lots of institutional knowledge and project staffing elasticity. As projects get broader and each department is challenged by lost institutional knowledge or the lack of experienced bodies, the risk becomes logarithmically compounded. Many companies have experts in risk and project management, and Read More

At Last-A Complete (and Successful) RFID Implementation


A radio frequency identification implementation is a major undertaking for any organization—a project with ample risk of failure. This entire series is a step-by-step guide to the process, with this final part including a comprehensive glossary of key terms for better understanding.

ms project implementation  and work-arounds to address problems that may crop up. Following are the steps that should provide a smooth wrap-up to the RFID implementation project: validation, data capture, network and device management, and cutover. Validation Validation requires correlation. By having data validation built into the printing equipment, the organization can correlate maximum bar code reads. Without any manual intervention, the system will be able to check if the correct data is read from the tag and to compare that Read More

Infor Unveils Implementation Accelerator For Fashion Industry


Providing implementation facilitation tools and instruments has become a common practice for many enterprise resource planning (ERP) software vendors. I recently wrote about Oracle's experience in this matter, and I saw the news about Infor today. Infor has been offering a range of industry-specific predefined configurations of its software packages for some time, and now it's the turn of the

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