Primavera is a Project Management tool by Oracle, which assists the Project Manager in Planning, Organizing, Managing activities and resources to achieve a defined objective within constraints of Schedule, Cost and Resources. It is especially designed to enhance the ability to schedule, collaborate with resources, track progress and communicate project status to the concerned stakeholders.
Oracle’s Primavera enterprise project portfolio management solutions enable project-driven organizations to intelligently manage their programs and projects—from small and simple to large and complex. Primavera solutions can help you make better portfolio management decisions by providing end-to-end, real-time visibility into all relevant information. You can determine whether you have sufficient resources and team members with the right skills to accomplish the work. Primavera solutions help you evaluate the risks and rewards associated with projects and programs. You get the project management, collaboration, and control capabilities you need to manage change and successfully deliver projects on time, within budget, and with the intended quality and design. Plus, you can interoperate with ease—across the enterprise—with Primavera flexible integration capabilities.
Primavera enterprise project portfolio management solutions help you strategically and predictably plan your projects and programs to give them the best opportunity for success. With Primavera, you can choose project and program portfolios with the highest risk-adjusted returns. After you’ve identified the right programs and projects to implement, you can accurately forecast all costs, schedules, and resource demands. Later, you can easily adjust the project mix when things change. You can also better align the right people for your projects and identify the team best suited for your high-value projects. Even more, the flexible Primavera design enables you to customize and scale the applications to meet the needs of the various roles, functions, and skill levels in your organization and on your project teams.
Staying informed about every aspect of every project is a tall order for most companies. But with Primavera enterprise project portfolio management solutions, project-intensive businesses can effectively manage and execute the entire project or program lifecycle from beginning to end, offering the control you need for success. Primavera solutions streamline processes, improve efficiencies, and help you deliver your projects faster, with higher quality, and at a lower cost. Though they’re powerful and robust, the applications are easy to implement and use, which can increase productivity on your project and program teams. With real-time, secure collaboration anytime, anywhere, and across functions, your teams can better coordinate their efforts and make smarter decisions. Along the way, Primavera solutions help you adapt to various levels of complexities within your projects, particularly regarding changes in your project and program environments. Real-time visibility into projects enables you to assess the impact of project changes and respond strategically. The solutions also help you plan for and mitigate unexpected risks. In addition, by enabling you to monitor performance and manage change orders dictated by the client, you have the ability to continuously manage the fluctuating demand for critical resources and skills.
Primavera solutions provide a comprehensive, real-time view of all projects, enabling deep understanding and proactive decision-making. Primavera enterprise project portfolio management solutions include a centralized repository of enterprise project information. When integrated with other systems, such as your financial management applications, you can view a single version of the truth for each and every project. Personalized dashboards offer project portfolio insight and role-based analysis for tracking your internal and external project workforce and maximizing productivity. Primavera provides the transparency to track project and program cash flow, plus monitor performance versus plan. With tools to accurately forecast project completion dates and costs against estimates, you can make strategic adjustments throughout the project lifecycle and confidently make and keep commitments to customers. In addition, Primavera offers tools and best practices that allow you to provide realistic status and value reporting to stakeholders and regulatory bodies.