Does Your Team Use Primavera P6? Then You Need ScheduleReader.
ScheduleReader (formerly PrimaveraReader) is a versatile XER viewer that helps companies communicate their Primavera P6 project schedules. Used for one-off projects or rolled out to an enterprise, ScheduleReader helps companies better communicate the way they view, share, and analyzing data on Primavera P6 projects of all sizes.
ScheduleReader is a cost-effective solution for Managers, Project Controllers, Project Schedulers and Team members to visually illustrate schedule data from the XER, XML, and XLS project files by effortlessly customizing and organizing the data to meet the goals of the end user. This tool gives you the ability to view project details for specific calendars, provides transparency between all projects in similar environments and ensure on time and on budget completion. This viewer goes hand-in-hand with Oracle Primavera P6 schedules.
ScheduleReader can save you up to 90% off the cost of P6 licenses.
If you’re working with external subcontractors and consultants, keeping your external team updated can become chaotic. To keep everyone in the loop with the most accurate data, ScheduleReader version 6.0 allows everyone on your team access to all project files with minimal licensing costs.
BENEFITS OF USING SCHEDULEREADER
- Modernize your work for project schedulers and everyone involved.
- Avoid overruns with project timelines and costs.
- You don’t have to purchase expensive P6 licenses for each member on your team.
- Improve data visibility, working in a familiar Primavera P6 environment.
- Improve coordination among the project team.
- Reduce project risk by providing a consistent view of project status.
- Increase consistency working with project exports as .XER or .XLS.
- Easy-to-Use solution with no need for additional training costs.
- Helps with productivity by organizing your work environment.
- Manage project more efficiently to make more informed decisions.
- Engage all team members and stakeholders and deliver successful projects.
- Keep track and monitor your projects progress, milestones, resource allocation.
- Get detailed overview and insights of project activities through Gantt Charts and different views.
KEY FEATURES OF SCHEDULEREADER
- Import project data from .xer or .xls files.
- Display WBS and EPS views clearly.
- Complete calculations based on assigned calendars.
- Simple layouts to help you organize your data.
- Visually appealing and clear presentation and repoting of schedule data.
- Interactive and dynamic view of the activity details with easy visualization in Gantt chart.
- Import custom layouts and filters for alignment within the company environment.
- Analyzing the relations between successor, predecessor including Trace Logic View.
- Comparison of Baselines and easy tracking of changes from the previous plan version..
- Send Progress Update for Actual Start/ Finish date and % complete.
WHY YOU SHOULD INVEST IN SCHEDULEREADER?As a Primavera P6 user, it can become challenging when dealing with complex schedules that have large numbers of data to comb through. To make sure the project is on time and on budget, this viewer will come in handy because the workspace caters to Oracle Primavera P6 schedules.
- Gain control by providing each member on your team internally and externally with the most accurate progress view.
- The licensing for this software can be customized to suit the size of your company and business needs.
- If you’re already using Oracle’s Primavera P6 software to manage your projects, the cost for licensing for individuals who need this viewer can be reduced.
- Provides accuracy and transparency for better decision making by using layouts to view specific calculations and details for a particular calendar at a time.
- Personalized view of relevant tasks and assignments and overview of predecessor and successor activities.
- Decreased risk of unwanted changes inside the XER plan as it’s a read-only program with no integration or connection to DB.
- Regular feedback to the Project Scheduler through the Progress Update feature.
- Clear overview of everyone’s tasks, assignments and resource availability.
- Effective communication with senior management regarding project deliverables.
- … and much more
EXPORT DATA, IMPORT CUSTOM P6 LAYOUTS AND PRINT WITHOUT HASSLE
- One click opening – Get he latest XER file from shared location with no loading time or import in DB.
- Easy to use interface – ScheduleReader looks and feels like Primavera P6, but it’s easier to use with a simple interface.
- Supports .XER and .XLS file formats – View either .XER or Excel exports from P6 easily within seconds.
- Easy analysis – Use the built-in filters to show Critical Path, Resource Usage and more.
- Standalone application – ScheduleReader installs in seconds and needs no complicated databases or Java files.
- Complete control of your schedule – ScheduleReader looks and feels like Primavera P6, so if you’re used to working with the traditional Primavera P6 structures like EPS and WBS it will be a smooth addition.