بدون شک نرم افزار پریماورا (Primavera) بهترین نرم افزار در زمینه مدیریت و کنترل پروژه و منابع مالی و انسانی می باشد. این نرم افزا محصول شرکت بزرگ Oracle می باشد. این نرم افزار با الگوریتم های جدید، الگوهای جدیدی در رابطه با زمان بندی و کنترل و اجرای پروژه های بسیار پیچیده ارائه می دهد.

قابلیت های این نرم افزار بصورت زیر می باشد:

  • All administration is now in the web (and not in the client)
  • Schedule checker that performs the DCMA 14-point schedule analysis
  • One dialog for Baseline Management
  • Email links to specific Activity Views
  • Management of all job services now performed from the web
  • Custom toolbars
  • Multi-project resource assignments view (without needing to open projects)
  • Resource assignments Gantt view
  • Users can update their own Personal Calendars and have an ability to synch with other calendar tools
  • Integrated Project Risk Management
  • Web based reporting (BI Publisher is integrated into P6) – reports can be output in different formats, scheduled and distributed via different methods (printers, file, email, content repository etc.)
  • Integration with Oracle Business Process Management (BPM) for workflows – replaces old workflow approach

The following changes are available in P6 Professional:

  • Timescaled logic diagrams
  • The user interface has had a face lift with tabbed window layouts, tiled windows, and enhanced menus and toolbars
  • Offline mode is available

General:

  • Project templates replace the Methodology Manager module
  • Team members can status tasks via email or iPhone App
  • Integration with Oracle User Productivity Kit (UPK) for creating P6 tutorials
  • New Web Services and API functionality