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Microsoft Office Project Server 2007 Unleashed

Book Description

Microsoft Office Project Server 2007 Unleashed provides a comprehensive and in-depth overview of Microsoft Office Project Server 2007 and Enterprise Project Management (EPM). This book should be used as a reference to guide you through system capabilities and the use of more advanced product features in the context of your business processes. In this book you will find cutting-edge information, including the necessary framework and approach to implement a complex project management software product. Find practical, real-world guidance on how to plan, install, configure, deploy, use, manage, and customize your EPM Implementation. This book is your only in-depth source for Microsoft Office Project Server 2007!

Table of Contents

  1. Title Page
  2. Copyright Page
  3. Contents at a Glance
  4. Table of Contents
  5. About the Authors
  6. About the Technical Editors
  7. Dedication
  8. Acknowledgments
  9. We Want to Hear from You!
  10. Reader Services
  11. Introduction to Enterprise Project Management
  12. Part I: Initiating Microsoft Office Project Server 2007 Implementation
    1. Chapter 1. Enterprise Project Management Overview
    2. Chapter 2. Understanding Microsoft Office Project Server 2007 as an Enterprise Project Management Solution
    3. Chapter 3. Initiating Your EPM Implementation
  13. Part II: Planning Your Microsoft Office Project Server 2007 Implementation
    1. Chapter 4. Planning the Organizational Processes and Roles
    2. Chapter 5. Understanding Microsoft Office Project Server 2007 Architecture
    3. Chapter 6. Designing the Enterprise Project Management Solution Architecture Details
  14. Part III: Implementing Microsoft Office Project Server 2007
    1. Chapter 7. Installing Microsoft Office Project Server 2007
    2. Chapter 8. Configuring Your EPM Solution
    3. Chapter 9. Configuring Security Model Settings
    4. Chapter 10. Configuring Enterprise Custom Fields
    5. Chapter 11. Configuring Resource Attributes and Resource Pool
    6. Chapter 12. Configuring Calendars
    7. Chapter 13. Configuring Task and Time Management Settings
    8. Chapter 14. Standardizing Microsoft Office Project Professional 2007 Global Settings
    9. Chapter 15. Configuring the Microsoft Office Project Web Access 2007 Interface
    10. Chapter 16. Configuring Operational Policies
    11. Chapter 17. Configuring Reporting and Analysis
    12. Chapter 18. Validating the EPM Configuration and Business Processes
  15. Part IV: Using Microsoft Office Project Server 2007
    1. Chapter 19. Using Microsoft Office Project Server 2007
    2. Chapter 20. Allocating Resources for Work Assignments in Microsoft Office Project Server
    3. Chapter 21. Creating and Managing Proposals and Activity Plans
    4. Chapter 22. Creating and Managing Projects Using Project Professional 2007
    5. Chapter 23. Creating Project Dependencies Using Master Projects, Deliverables, and Project Workspaces
    6. Chapter 24. Reporting and Approving Time and Task Progress in Project Web Access
    7. Chapter 25. Managing Projects in Project Center Using Project Web Access
    8. Chapter 26. Managing Resources Using Resource Center in Project Web Access
    9. Chapter 27. Microsoft Office Project Server 2007 Collaboration
    10. Chapter 28. Modifying Your Project Workspace
    11. Chapter 29. Reporting and Analysis
    12. Chapter 30. Using Microsoft Office 2007 Applications with Microsoft Office Project Server
    13. Chapter 31. Closing Projects in the EPM Solution
  16. Part V: Project Server Administration Maintenance and Operations
    1. Chapter 32. Microsoft Office Project Server 2007 Administration
    2. Chapter 33. WSS Central Administration
    3. Chapter 34. Queue Management
    4. Chapter 35. Server Maintenance and Configuration Management
    5. Chapter 36. Backup and Recovery
    6. Chapter 37. Troubleshooting Tools
    7. Chapter 38. Capacity Planning
  17. Part VI: Integration and Customization
    1. Chapter 39. Integrating the Enterprise with Microsoft Servers
    2. Chapter 40. Extending WSS 3.0 Project Workspace Through Code
    3. Chapter 41. Understanding Project Server Interface
    4. Chapter 42. Using Server-Side Events in Project Server 2007
    5. Chapter 43. Understanding Workflow
    6. Chapter 44. Customizing and Creating Web Parts
    7. Chapter 45. VBA and the Project Guide
    8. Chapter 46. Reporting Customization
  18. Index