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Permaster Risk Expert?

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Oliver Melling
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My department is currently looking at implementing Pertmaster Risk Expert.

Has anyone got any real life experience of using the software? Does help or hinder?

Does the impact it has upon your schedule risk promote you into using it regularly? Or is it something that never gets used?

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Omar Grant
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Hi Alex - the last time I checked it was about $15,000 Australian $, the basic version about $8,000. That was when the AUD was strong (.90c) against the US$ (about 4 months ago). Too much for me to spend!!

cheers,

Omar
Alex Fraser
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Anyone know the cost of Permaster ??? in US dollars
beck lee
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Thanks Andrew! - I just found them through google as well - but good to have a recommendation.. anyone had first hand experience with Crescent PSS?
Andrew Dick
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There is one that was reccomended to me as a third party supplier of training.

Andy



Crescent-PSS
Melbourne Head Office
PO Box 5214, Pinewood
VIC Australia 3149
Level 3, 541 Blackburn Rd.
Mount Waverley VIC 3149
Telephone: +61 3 9544 2900
Facsimile: +61 3 9544 2655
Email: info@crescent-pss.com
Web: http://www.crescent-pss.com


beck lee
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We have just purchased this software and agree it is easy to use at the basic level - but I am interested in using it to its full potential - does anyone know of any GOOD training courses on it’s use? - preferably in/near Australia?

Ta!

Beck
Norzul Ibrahim
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How much it cost to buy this software?
Marcio Sampaio
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Forgot to say that Pertmaster is very easy to use and it is available to work with Primavera 5.0 an MS Project.
Oliver Melling
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Haha!

Cheers for the advice.

Back when project finished in time I suppose Wagon Wheels were bigger, there was no such thing as McDonalds and you could go to Blackpool, buy your tea and get the train home all for less than 1 1/2 pence.

Oliver
Peter Holroyd
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Oliver,
you need to integrate PRE use into the project delivery process
1 use at each stage gate review.
2 integrate with estimate and risk register.

That means aligning estimating / cost / risk / scheduling data systems very closely

As usual the information has to be owned by the project team and not the planner and you need to work on senior management to explain what schedule uncertainty - as we never had it my day as all projects finished on time !!


Marcio Sampaio
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Pertmaster is very good to make a quantitative analysis.
Marcio Sampaio
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And we used it douring all project life.
Marcio Sampaio
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I have a good experience using Pertmaster and MSP together. And know friends that use Pertmaster and Primavera 5.0 together with good resoults.

Best regards.

Marcio Eduardo