Project Server

Using Project Server or Project Online

This course is most often customized for a particular Project Server or Project Online PPM\EPM implementation, but is also offered as an eLearning Essentials course for overall process and functionality training.

This course was designed specifically for project managers and project team members who want to understand how to utilize the project and resource management capabilities in the collaborative environment of Microsoft Project Server.

Learning Objectives:

  • Understanding the Project Server Enterprise Project and Portfolio Management environment.
  • Microsoft’s approach to enterprise-wide project management using Microsoft Project Pro , SharePoint, and Project Web App
  • How Project Managers and team members can initiate, plan and manage project schedules in this environment.
  • How to add existing SharePoint task lists to Project Web App and to change these lists to enterprise projects
  • How to work with an enterprise resource pool for capacity planning, work allocation, and resource management across projects
  • How to manage and track project task assignments and update project status from a project manager and team member role
  • How to work with the collaboration tools provided within the system
  • Understanding the role of resources in updating non-project work and in communicating and collaborating status utilizing this system.
  • Learn the functionality provided to the project manager and team member roles in each of the stages of project lifecycle management provided by Project Server 2013.
  • Appreciating the ability of an enterprise-wide system in supporting project, work, and resource visibility and management within a collaborative environment.