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Planning & Control Using Oracle Primavera P6 Versions 8, 15 and 16 PPM Professional By Paul E. Harris

Rs. 445.00

Author: Paul E. Harris


  • Language: English
  • Binding: Paperback
  • Publisher: BPB Publications
  • ISBN: 9788183334723
  • Edition: 2016
  • Pages: 409
  • Dimension: 23 X 15 X 2.5 cm


The book provides advice on how the many software options may be applied to project environments. It aims to teach readers how to plan and control projects created within the software package and focuses on how to use Primavera to schedule projects by:

  • Connecting on the core functions required to set up an enterprise environment and how to plan and control projects.
  • providing command lists at the start of each other chapter as a quick reference.
  • providing a comprehensive table of contents and index of all topics.
This books is intended to be used:
  • As a self teach book, or
  • A user guide, or
  • A training manual for a three-day training course. Training organisations may obtain instructors 'Power point presentations from

This book written by an experienced project planner and scheduler, who has used the software at the sharp end of projects and is not a 'techo'. It draws on the author's extensive practical experience in using the software in a wide variety of industries. It presents workable solution to real day planning and scheduling problems and contains practical advice on how to set up the software.

 Table Of Contents: 

  1. Introduction
  2. Creating A Project Plan
  3. Starting Up And Navigation
  4. Creating A New Project
  5. Defining Calendars
  6. Creating A Primavera Project WBS
  7. Adding Activities And Organizing Under The WBS
  8. Formatting The Display
  9. Adding Relationships
  10. Activity Network View
  11. Constraints
  12. Group, Sort And Layouts
  13. Filters
  14. Printing And Reports
  15. Scheduling Options And Setting A Baseline
  16. Updating An Unresourced Schedule
  17. User And Administration Preferences And Scheduling Options
  18. Creating Roles And Resources
  19. Assigning Roles, Resources And Expenses
  20. Resource Optimization
  21. Updating A Resourced Schedule
  22. Other Methods Of Organizing Project Data
  23. Global Change
  24. Managing The Enterprise Environment
  25. Multiple Project Scheduling
  26. Utilities
  27. Earned Value Management With P6
  28. What Is New In P6 Versions 8, 15 And 16
  29. Topics Not Covered In This Publication
  30. Index