In my last blog I introduced the concept of departments. Let’s now look at how departments can be used with resources. When project server is installed an Enterprise Custom Field is created called Resource Department, and this is associated with a lookup table called Department. This can be a multi level lookup . . . → Read More: Understanding Departments in Project Server 2010 (part 2)
This is an introduction to Departments, where they are used and how they are set up. I intend to follow up this post with a drill down into the specific use areas of departments over the next few posts.
Departments are a really useful new feature in Project Server 2010, and they . . . → Read More: Understanding Departments in Project Server 2010 (part 1)
Resource Scenarios – How to plan and track operational resources and time
EPM2007 allows for some new scenarios regarding resource management, specifically regarding assigning resources to operational plans (and of course activity plans). Microsoft have a specific type of project plan called an Activity Plan which can easily be is used for . . . → Read More: How to plan and track operational resources and time