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Executive Visibility: Four Key Ways to Improve Project Information

Gaps in key pieces of information are causing many C-level executives to make important decisions about projects without fully understanding the inherent risks and opportunities. This is one of the main findings in “Putting the Truth on the Table,” the latest in a series of reports about strategic project portfolio management by The EPPM Board, an international steering group of senior industry executives, academics, and commentators.
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Healthcare Infrastructure: Building Big Ideas with Project Portfolio Management

Oracle has launched a Webcast series on the changing strategy of healthcare capital planning and construction. The series explores the critical role that project portfolio management solutions play in achieving financial discipline, increasing operational efficiency, and mitigating risk.
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Project Portfolio Management Brings Greater Visibility and Cost Savings to Regional Airport Management Authority

A diverse portfolio of projects and the prospect of its largest capital project prompted the Columbus Regional Airport Authority (CRAA) to standardize business processes across capital project planning and execution. CRAA deployed Oracle’s Primavera P6 Enterprise Project Portfolio Management to ensure greater visibility into and control over project scheduling, costs, and cash flow.
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First Annual Oracle Primavera Executive Forum: February 5–6 | Gaylord Palms, Kissimmee, Florida

The first annual Oracle Primavera Executive Forum will bring together Oracle Primavera executives, partners, and thought leaders to share best practices and real-world experiences. This two-day, invitation-only event offers unparalleled networking opportunities and visibility into Oracle’s Primavera's strategy and direction.
View the current list of presenters.
Register for the event.

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Oracle Primavera for Engineering and Construction—Commitment, Focus, Discipline

Read this blog posting from Oracle’s Director of Engineering and Construction Strategy, Garret Harley, to learn more about Oracle’s ongoing commitment to the engineering and construction industry.

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Optimizing Routine and Complex Maintenance Operations to Reduce Operating Costs

Watch more Oracle’s Primavera videos on topics including Primavera P6 Enterprise Project Portfolio Management and Primavera solutions for the public sector.

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Webcast Series: Deep Dive into Primavera Unifier—Launching January 16, 2013

  • January 16: Automated Capital Planning with Primavera Unifier
    Discover how you can manage all your capital portfolios with full top-down and bottom-up visibility.
  • February 6: Comprehensive Cost Control with Primavera Unifier
    Discover how you can manage all costs in one tool throughout the project lifecycle.
  • February 27: Project Delivery Management with Primavera Unifier
    Gain unparalleled workflow and task management capabilities for the entire team, in one easy-to-deploy software-as-a-service or on-premise solution.
  • March 20: Centralized Facilities Management with Primavera Unifier
    Discover the centralized lifecycle system for projects and facilities management.
  • April 10: Real Estate Management with Primavera Unifier
    Learn how you can achieve fully automated business processes for lease requests, transaction management, and planning approvals.

Make Better, Faster Decisions Using Visualization

Discover Primavera Unifier—Primavera Unifier Overview

Oracle Crystal Ball: Simulation of Production Uncertainty in Unconventional Reservoirs

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Oracle’s Enterprise Project Portfolio Management Microsite

Available in English | French | German | Chinese | Russian | Japanese | Portuguese | Spanish

Power, Energy, and Process Industries

Public Sector

Engineering and Construction

Available in English | Portuguese

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Oracle Buys Instantis

IDC MarketScape: Project Portfolio Management Solutions in the Worldwide Oil and Gas Industry

Profit Magazine: Oracle Primavera Special Edition

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White Paper: Meeting the Challenges of Infrastructure Growth by Leveraging 4-D Building Information Modeling

White Paper: Strategies for Achieving Program Success in the Public Sector

White Paper: Primavera Unifier Integration: A Web Services Integration Approach

Data Sheet: Primavera Cost Controls

Data Sheet: Primavera Capital Planning

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Salt River Project Identifies US$500,000 in Cost Reduction Opportunities Through Unified IT Portfolio Management

Parkland Health and Hospital System Comes in US$14 Million Under Budget for New Hospital, Central Plant, and Parking Structure Using Project Management Solution

LUKOIL Overseas Holding Optimizes Oil Field Development Projects with Integrated Project Management

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Oracle Specialized Partner Oracle Exastack Partner Oracle Validated Integrations
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Primavera Unifier Training

Learn how to access, configure, and use your capital program management and facilities management applications.

Primavera Unifier: Configuration Management (three-day course)

Learn the core skills required to define data within Primavera Unifier, configure and set up business process, create templates, and define work areas.

Primavera Unifier: uDesigner Fundamentals (four-day course)

Learn how to design business processes, attribute forms, and shells.

Primavera Unifier: Access Management (two-day course)

Learn how to manage user and group access to work areas in Primavera Unifier. The course covers administration roles, company relationships, and the management of licenses and notifications.

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January 29–31
San Diego, California

First Annual Oracle Primavera Executive Forum

February 5–6
Kissimmee, Florida

Primavera Capital Project Management Seminar

March 12
Calgary, Alberta, Canada

Collaborate 13

April 7–11
Denver, Colorado

View upcoming Primavera events.

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