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How PPM Provides Direction in Uncertain Economic Times
Project portfolio management (PPM) is a process to obtain project management information of all resources, time, budget, and labor skills in order to align

ppm components  for PPM with Deltek PPM and EVM Products. Modules include portfolio analysis, risk management, planning and scheduling, project collaboration and complete earned value management (EVM). This modular, integrated suite provides selective information to project participants from CEOs to project managers to team members. Epicor Epicor for Service Enterprises is an comprehensive enterprise service automation (ESA) solution. It manages bid management, engagement delivery, and resource management, project

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PPM for Internal Departments

A business practice that assists organizations to align their portfolio of projects with their business strategy. Typically IT departments employ an IT governance framework to ensure that their PPM strategy is put into action. With the increasing demand of IT departments to justify their project investments, PPM software has risen in popularity as the tool of choice. It allows both executives and IT decision makers to gain insight into their IT portfolios. PPM software allows IT managers to prioritize projects, allocate resources where needed, and gain financial insight into their portfolio investments. 

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Project Portfolio Management for Service Organizations: Bridging the Gap between Project Management and Operations


There are two types of project portfolio management (PPM) solutions for professional services organizations (PSO). For smaller PSOs, best-of-breed vendors provide hosted solutions with out-of-the-box integrations, while integrated PPM solutions provide the complete back-office systems preferred by many larger PSOs.

ppm components  that deliver service contracts. PPM Components for Service Organizations Beyond the core components of managing portfolios, projects, and resources, PPM solutions for PSOs have extended functionality to manage the bid-to-bill cycle, external resources, and client demands. Major ERP players entering this space are swapping their manufacturing and distribution components for portfolio and project management functionality in order to stake their place in the PPM market. In response, the niche players that Read More

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Project portfolio management (PPM) is a tool-supported process for optimally managing an organization’s “portfolio” of projects. And although PPM can provide real value, many organizations are finding PPM implementations difficult. However, there are key approaches that can increase your likelihood of success, as well as an effective step-by-step process for implementing PPM within your organization.

ppm components  of the future. Establish PPM on a scalable model. It will help ensure that major components of your approach do not become obsolete as your organization evolves. Do a logic “walk-through” to help assure yourself that the approach will work. Step 6: Pilot Test the Approach Implement your approach and value-measurement framework sufficiently to conduct a pilot test. If your value measurement framework is a qualitative model, have those responsible for setting priorities test whether the documented Read More

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ppm components  and implementation. Although most PPM vendors claim to provide all components of the service cycle, the depth of functionality in each area will usually depend on the origin of the vendor. In most cases, in order to stay competitive PPM vendors that once played in a niche market (dedicated to one of the above components) have already developed the best functionality in that area. For this reason, service organizations need to dig deep into a vendor's past when evaluating the best solution to meet their Read More

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Since the late nineties, enterprise resource planning (ERP) vendors have developed functionality for vertical markets in the service industry. Simultaneously, professional services automation (PSA) became a viable software category. Consequently, deciphering the difference between ERP and PSA remains a challenge.

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Telerik


Telerik, the publisher of the Sitefinity content management system (CMS), is a vendor of developer tools and components for .NET. These include controls and components for ASP.NET, asynchronous JavaScript and XML (AJAX), Silverlight, WinForms, and Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF), as well as .NET reporting and .NET ORM, Team Foundation Server (TFS), and Web application testing tools. Telerik serves thousands of customers from a variety of industries including Financial Services, Software, Communications, Government, Retail, Entertainment, and others. Telerik customers include Fortune 500 companies, as well as educational, governmental, and non-profit institutions. The company is headquartered in Sofia (Bulgaria), and Newton, Massachusetts (US).

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Daptiv PPM


PDG Group Model 867 Daptiv PPM provides a powerful system for streamlining project requests and project selection. Capture and centralize project ideas from your organization and then rate, score and prioritize your projects to ensure that your projects align with your business strategy.

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ppm components  to Solve Printed Packaging Workflow Issues Keeping track of the accuracy of packaging components in the pharmaceutical industry can be very challenging. It is important that every company be completely confident that printed packaging workflows are as efficient and effective as possible. Examine how automated proofreading has been proven to be an integral part of solidifying content integrity within a complex packaging workflow process. Read More

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