Friday Apr 19, 2013

PX Services: Project Publication Arbiter Settings

Project Publication (PX) service is a process to provide near real-time operational reporting data while not continually churning over each and every row updated in P6. Much better to perform calculations on a batch of rows to maximize efficiency of the application server. The process we call The Arbiter facilitates this by queuing project to be recalculated in a timely and configurable fashion. The process and settings around Arbiter are a source of confusion and mystery.[Read More]

Friday Apr 12, 2013

Collaborate 13 - Stored Spread for Reporting: An Overview

As Collaborate 13 comes to an end, I have a chance to reflect on conversations and comments from the various Primavera sessions I attended. This is, by far, the most valuable part of attending these conferences for developers like myself. It gets you thinking in some new directions and, sometimes, refocuses you on old topics. My take-away is to look deeper at spreads as they related to operational reporting.[Read More]

Tuesday Apr 09, 2013

Collaborate 13 - Publish Services: A Mile-High View

This is my first post and it is coming, appropriately, from Collaborate 13 in Denver. Conferences always spawn new ideas for me and the idea for this blog came after OpenWorld 2012. I'm here to present a “Quick Start” guide to Reporting and Analytics. No easy task. These are truly enterprise products with many moving pieces. So I've decided to take a different approach. My presentation at Collaborate 13 is just the start of a longer term process of which this blog is a major part. This post will kick things off with the "mile high view" of the pieces making up Primavera Reporting and Analytics (PR&A) starting with Publish Project.[Read More]
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