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Archiver Month Live Webinars

Watch Emerald's Archiver Tools in action for PCM, Unifier, and P6.
  • P6-Calculator - Oct 5 , 8-9am MDT
  • Unifier-Archiver - October 14, 11am-12pm MDT

P6-Auditor v4 - New Release

Our latest version of P6-Auditor has a new look and feel making auditing definitions easier and faster to build.

Our latest version of P6-Auditor has a new look and feel making auditing definitions easier and faster to build.

New Features

  • New simplified user interface to make it easier to audit data

  • Filtering on each column right on screen

  • Control of the column ordering for each reporting area

  • Saving of the definitions for quick reusability

Enhancements

  • Field naming makes tool more user friendly

  • User management improvement

PCM-Archiver v5 - New Release

Our latest version of PCM-Archiver makes it easier than ever before to extract projects from PCM.

Our latest version of PCM-Archiver makes it easier than ever before to extract projects from PCM.

New Features

  • Progressive Extraction - the ability to progressively build the archive of the contents of a PCM database over time, by merging the extractions of different projects and modules into the same pre-configured target folder.

  • Online license activation

  • Extraction summary in Excel format with statistics and any failures

  • Automatic refresh of tasks in the web interface

  • Ability to extract the items into a hierarchy or a flat list

Enhancements

  • Easier to see if an extraction has failed or not

  • no more managing and moving zip files

  • better information on status of extraction

  • better control over the extraction process by not having to start from scratch every time

P6-Loader v11 - New Release

Our latest version of the P6-Loader brings a new user-interface with the ability to save extract definition and new version 20 support.

Our latest version of the P6-Loader brings a new user-interface with the ability to save extract definition and new version 20 support.

New Features

  • New user-interface component with the ability to quickly search modules and projects

  • Added the ability to save frequently used extractions

  • Restoring and reassigning baselines streamlined

  • Customizing columns to include in extraction files

  • Customizing data filtering in several modules

Enhancements

  • Completely redesigned look and feel for an even better user experience

  • Uses the Emerald Cloud API for better controls of business functions

A Risk Analysis Session with Ian Nicholson

Didn't get the chance to attend this year's Safran Project-Risk Conference? You can still enjoy this video of Ian's presentation: "Risk Analysis - What could Possibly Go Wrong?"

TAPS v11 - New Release

Our latest version of the Turnaround Progressing System brings a fresh UI to mobile, activity searches and enhanced sorting and filtering capabilities.

Our latest version of the Turnaround Progressing System brings a fresh UI to mobile, activity searches and enhanced sorting and filtering capabilities.

New Features

  • Mobile - New search function allows you to find your activities fast with sorting and filtering capabilities.

  • Mobile - Allows you to configure the percentages (25%, 50%, 100% or any amount you like) that can be assigned to activities. Automatically saved with your other settings.

Enhancements

  • Mobile - Completely redesigned look and feel for an even better user experience.

  • Desktop - Improved controls to sort and filter your activities in the browser.

  • New technology changes for better performance

CAPPS - v10 Release

Introducing CAPPS Version 10.0

Release brings user controls and layouts to the tool

Introducing CAPPS Version 10.0

Release brings user controls and layouts to the tool

New Features

  • On-Screen - Layout Saving

  • On-Screen - Column Controls

  • On-Screen - Filtering Controls

  • On-Screen - Sorting Controls

  • On-Screen - Tab Controls

  • Configurable - P6 Columns for Baselines, Total Float

  • Configurable - Columns to Include UDFs and Codes

Enhancements

  • Performance Improvements

  • Support for Brave Browser

  • Notebook Improvements for Feedback

CAPPS Live Webinars

Watch CAPPS in action and learn about the new features releasing for version 10.
  • New - On-Screen layout saving, column controls, and filtering controls
  • New - Configurable P6 columns for baselines and total float
  • New - Configurable columns to include UDFs and codes

Watch CAPPS in action and learn about the new features releasing for version 10.

  • New - On-Screen layout saving, column controls, and filtering controls
  • New - Configurable P6 columns for baselines and total float
  • New - Configurable columns to include UDFs and codes

P6-Scrubber v3 - New Release

Work online or offline to define and scrub your XER files. Version 3 makes scrubbing files even easier for schedulers .

Work online or offline to define and scrub your XER files. Version 3 makes scrubbing files even easier for schedulers .

Feature requests for v4 include file uploads and scrubs, auto upload, and XML.

New Features

  • online mode capable for more than one P6 database

  • online mode - suggested mapping for Codes

  • online mode - suggested mapping for UDFs

  • online mode - suggested mapping for Calendars

  • online mode - suggested mapping for Roles and Resources

  • online mode - suggested mapping for Cost Accounts

  • Share Scrubbing definitions to team members

P6-Scrubber Review

"The tool has great versatility on changing the schedule to customize to the owner’s format requirements. I was very interested in the capability of rolling down the Global Calendars. The tool works great for me. The HTML reports are very detailed and informative. I used the tool to demote the calendars and to scrub the schedules.”

-Senior Specialist for an Alberta based Oil and Gas Company

"The tool has great versatility on changing the schedule to customize to the owner’s format requirements. I was very interested in the capability of rolling down the Global Calendars. The tool works great for me. The HTML reports are very detailed and informative. I used the tool to demote the calendars and to scrub the schedules.”

-Senior Specialist for an Alberta based Oil and Gas Company

CAPPS - v09 Release

Latest release makes updating and approving easy

Latest release makes updating and approving easy

New Features

  • On-Screen - Approvals

  • On-Screen - Rejections

  • On-Screen - feedback status data

  • Configurable - Pre-Filtering for users

  • Configurable - database interactions

Enhancements

  • Performance improvements for extracting and loading into CAPPS

  • Support for Chrome Browser

  • Support for IE 10 Browser

  • Technology changes and enhancements

Emerald and Safran Risk: A Perfect Partnership!

Emerald Associates is excited to announce the addition of Safran Risk to it's stable of Project Management Tools.

Emerald Associates is excited to announce the addition of Safran Risk to it's stable of Project Management Tools.

Safran Software is a leading provider of Enterprise Project Portfolio Management and project risk management software solutions to project and asset-intensive industries.

Safran Risk has been developed by the same team that developed Pertmaster. They looked at where the industry is going and designed Safran Risk to be the next generation of probabilistic analysis tools - one with the unique ability to create both cost and schedule risk models and map the two together.

This software has been developed with a visually appealing and accessible user friendly interface, with a fully integrated scheduling environment. Safran Risk has been identified by Dr. David Hulett as the only commercially available solution capable of supporting his “Level 5” risk maturity level. Safran Risk also allows for seamless integration with Oracle Primavera (P6) and Microsoft Project tools.

  • Near real time modelling of all cost and time variables concurrently
  • Seamless and robust cost risk analysis
  • Innovative reports to provide additional insight into risk impacts
  • Comprehensive risk correlation including probabilities and impacts
  • The intuitive Safran Risk interface encourages best-practice processes