So you've been searching for a tool to use for document management. The market is full of options, so how do you know what's right for you?
You may or may not have heard of Service Oriented Architecture (SOA), but this approach is actually at the core of successfully integrating your various software systems.
A Service Oriented Architecture (SOA) is an architectural approach where you expose and encapsulate services in a coarse-grained manner. It helps to enable integration interaction between systems. To put it in more basic terms, it is different services communicating with one another.
Estimates are a necessary part of project management that simply cannot be avoided. Accurate and timely estimates can mean the difference between project success and failure. But beyond that, why should you invest in Estimating software?
Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) software is often used to manage projects, however, it is questionable how effective these systems really are. ERP is a method of using computer technology to link various functions— such as accounting, inventory control, and human resources—across an entire company. We will be looking specifically at the advantages and disadvantes of the a single all-encompassing solution as opposed to multiple best-of-breed softwares integrated together.
It's well known that ARES PRISM is highly useful for owner companies, but some may be unaware of the benefits it can provide to consulting companies.
Here are five simple reasons why consulting companies should be using ARES PRISM's Enterprise Project Lifecycle Management Solution including quick deployment, versatility & flexibility, easy reporting, standardized processes and data integrity.
It's well-known that global projects are continuing to grow in size and complexity. These projects become even further complicated when owners attempt to make key decisions based soley off of contractor data. Ultimately, the owners are responsible for the well-being of the project, so its imperative that they invest in effective project controls so that they are not reliant on second-hand information.
"Visualizations reveal insights hiding in raw data, but without the right tools, they can be slow and difficult to build," shares Tableau.
Luckily using a dashboarding tool allows you to see visualizations of your data - meaning you can quickly identify trends and problem areas.
Ever wondered why you're unable to access your PRISM project at a specific moment in time? Especially during period close?
There are times when you will need to access a project but can't because someone is logged in as ‘Exclusive’. It can be incredibly frustrating - but there is a solution!
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Spreadsheets can be a fantastic resource. They're great for importing and exporting, analyzing small amount of datas, and creating simple reports. However, they are not a smart way to manage your projects, particularly large ones.
BURLINGAME - SNPEC has successfully implemented ARES PRISM as their enterprise project lifecycle management tool for ensuring the completion of their nuclear projects. SNPEC is currently involved in the development of four units of two AP1000 pressurized water reactors in the Sanem & Haiyang Nuclear Power Plant. Developed by Westinghouse, the AP1000 represents state-of-the-art nuclear power technology. This multi-billion dollar project is incredibly complicated and requires a rigorous project controls process in order to achieve success.