MCS EPM Center of Excellence Team Blog

Inside Microsoft the EPM COE has always had a strong reputation but outside of Microsoft it was not as well known. This team, which I am very proud to be a member of, just started a team blog here: where we will all be sharing our real world, field tested thoughts, opinions and guidance….

New Project Server Admin Blog

The product team for Project and Project Server have started a new blog to segment their content about the administration of Project Server environments. It can be found here and will be a must read if you are involved in the deployment or administration of Project Server.

PMBlvd Blog Guest Post

I guest posted over on the PMBlvd blog “PM Bistro” about keeping processes and PM tools simple. Check it out.

Server-Side Calculation of Custom Field Formulas

So I have a PSI application that pulls data from Oracle Financials and correlates it to specific projects in Project Server. using a key field it brings over 6 fields and writes it to 6 Project level Enterprise Number fields. It updates the fields and then calls QueueUpdateProject which should trigger a recalculation of custom…


New Disaster Recovery Info on TechNet

If you deploy or manage a deployment of Project Server 2007 you should read this new content:

Deployment Practices: Configuration >< Process

It is easy for users new to a system like Project Server to see the configuration of fields, views, reports and security as the whole picture of doing a deployment of Project Server. It is also easy to see why there might be this confusion. On the surface it makes sense. You look at the…