You want to pull in your project's schedule. At first, you could not figure out how to do it. Then you took a class in Total Project Control and saw the possibilities! But you were frustrated to discover that there wasn't any software available to automate the TPC methodology within Microsoft Project. You are not alone.
Due to the surging demand for Total Project Control solutions, Sumatra has created an add-in to Microsoft Project 2007 to optimize projects and compute DRAG.
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Sumatra calls its tool "Project Optimizer" because many projects have logic or design issues that must be addressed before you can accurately compute DRAG. In addition, The Sumatra Project Optimizer correct certain issues in CPM scheduling algorithms that if left untended, yield the wrong DRAG results. Here is a screen shot of the optimzation page:
Once you have optimized your project, you are ready to compute DRAG:
And here are the results:
Note: This solution is available for Microsoft Project 2007 ONLY.
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- If you are interested in this software, please request a trial!
- View the troubleshooting page
- Contact Russ at Sumatra's Project Optimizer's team via email: projectoptimizer AT sumatra DOTCOM
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DRAG based on Stephen Devaux’s Total Project Control methodology.