Project Server Installation, Configuration and Use
(PSER10, 4 days)


Dates and Pricing


Jan 16 to Jan 19, 2018$3,900/person Feb 13 to Feb 16, 2018$3,900/person Mar 13 to Mar 16, 2018$3,900/person

Outline

Project Server : Infrastructure and Installation
Overview of Project Server Components
Planning the Installation and the Topology
Preparing the Active Directory
Preparing the Web Server
Preparing SQL Server and Supporting Services
Installing SharePoint and Supporting Services
Installing Project Server
Verifying the Installation
SharePoint Sites and Architecture
About SharePoint Architecture
Planning and Creating Web Applications
Planning and Creating Site Collections
About Sub-Sites and Site Contents
Understanding Site Settings and Site Levels
About Custom Lists and Metadata
About Custom Fields and the Data Dictionary
Working with Document Libraries and Document Versions
Creating and Authoring Site Pages
Feature Activation and Deactivation
 Configuring Project Server
Navigating Central Administration
Working with Server Settings
About PWA Instances and the Project Topology
Working with PWA Settings
Configuring Data Analytics and Report Sources
Configuring Reporting
Configuring Workflows and Workflow Management
Performance Considerations
Calendars and Enterprise Custom Fields
Metadata Architecture
Working with Enterprise Custom Fields
Working with Lookup Tables
About Mandatory ECFs and Workflows
About Enterprise Calendars
Creating an Enterprise Calendar
Modifying Default Calendar Settings
 Managing Projects
Creating an Enterprise Project
Overview of Project Components
Setting ECF Values
Working with Project Properties
Setting the Work Schedule
About Project Check-In and Check-Out
Working with the Local Cache
Performance Considerations
 Task Planning
About Task Planning
Change Tracking and Management
Automatic versus Manual Task Scheduling
Task Creation and Modification
Creating a Work Breakdown Structure (WBS)
Creating Milestones
Using Task Dependencies
Time Management and Task Dependencies
Working with Constraints
Working with Deliverables
 Resource Management
Working with Resources
Working with Project Teams
Overview of Task Types
Assigning Resources to Tasks
Working with Cost Resources
Planning Resource Use
About Resource Over-Allocation
Resource Substitution
 Project Execution
Analyzing the Critical Path
Working with Project Baselines
Publishing a Project
Managing Deliverables
Working with Deliverable Dependencies
 Time and Progress Management
Managing Time with Project Server
Configuring Timesheets
Accessing Timesheets
Task Progress Oversight
Generating Progress Reports
Managing Tasks
Timesheet Approvals
 Working with Project Proposals
About Demand Management
Implementing Demand Management
About Strategic Drivers
Prioritization of Strategic Drivers
Portfolio Analysis
 Governance
Process Overview
ECFs and Workflows
Creating Project Detail Pages
Creating Project Templates
Creating Phases and Stages
Creating the Workflow
Creating the Enterprise Project Template