Creating a New Standalone Database in Oracle Primavera Professional

In this short, illustrated document we talk you through how to create a new standalone P6 database. There are two very good reasons why you might want or need to do this: If you have a database that you use for your business, that has a standard set of Calendars, Resources, Roles, User defined Fields and any amount of configuration, …

Checking out Projects in P6 Cloud

One of the simple but fantastic features in Primavera EPPM Cloud is the ability to check projects out of the cloud environment, and download them into your local database. With large projects holding lots of data, you will get the benefits of working locally on your desktop or power laptop. If you’d like to know more, just click the link …

Oracle Prime Cloud Service

Oracle Prime has been on the horizon for a little while now, and in the next few blog posts we’re going to take a look at why Dividend thinks that this new Oracle application is a game changer for EPPM solutions. Oracle Prime is a cloud based enterprise solution that allows users to manage all aspects of project management and …

New Cloud Solution Helps Mid-size Public Entities Improve Infrastructure Project Portfolio Management

It’s a struggle common to most public entities: trying to successfully manage vital infrastructure improvement projects amid large backlogs, limited budgets, and public scrutiny of decisions. Adding to the challenge are all the outdated and disjointed legacy applications in use at such organizations, which do little to help public officials get the visibility and data they need to optimize their …

Introducing the NEC4 contract suite

The new NEC4 contract suite was published in June 2017. It builds upon the success of NEC3 contracts, which have had a transformative effect on the construction industry since their introduction 12 years ago. The launch of NEC4 reflects continuing evolution of industry practice while retaining the proven and unique NEC processes for collaboration, fair dealing and good project management. …

New Features in Primavera Reader 3.7

PrimaveraReader is a cost-effective viewer for project schedules created with Oracle Primavera P6, where users can view the plans without the need of additional licenses. It is aimed to replace the flow of sending plans in PDF so Project Managers, Team Leads and Stakeholders can get dynamic overview, advanced filtering and send progress update, requiring no additional training, for just …

Resource Usage Profile Options “Display Activities For Selected” Are Greyed Out

Something that came up in a training session this week, that we’ve probably all seen before, but can’t remember how to solve, is when the Resource Usage Profile options for displaying activities are greyed out. Image one shows the activities page with the options greyed out It’s a relatively simple one to fix, which we’ll show you here, before explaining …

Benefits Of Specialist Oracle Primavera Support

How many times have you called for support only to get passed back and forth between multiple agents on a seemingly endless string of transfers? Each agent only seems to know how to read their scripts and frequently it can take days to resolve an issue. It doesn’t take long after you get the first person on the phone that …

Oracle Unveils Latest Innovations in Oracle Prime Projects Cloud Service

Oracle Unveils Latest Innovations in Oracle Prime Projects Cloud Service New Lean Construction and Capital Improvement Program capabilities enhance Oracle Construction and Engineering’s comprehensive project success platform Oracle Industry Connect, Orlando, Fla.—Mar 20, 2017 Oracle today announced the latest innovations to Oracle Prime Projects Cloud Service, Oracle Construction and Engineering’s powerful project success platform. The new Oracle Prime Projects capabilities, …

Oracle Primavera – Integrated Lean and CPM Scheduling

Oracle Lean Scheduling Solution is the first and only offering that unites Lean and Critical Path Method (CPM) approaches to achieve exceptional project and business outcomes. The cloud-based, mobile-enabled solution automates and simplifies Lean to optimize its impact — facilitating the precise coordination, commitment, and community required for success. It also harnesses the power of Oracle’s industry-leading Primavera P6 Enterprise …