1Overview

This chapter contains the following:

Implementing Project Execution Management: Overview

To start an implementation of Project Execution Management, a user with the Application Implementation Consultant role (ORA_ASM_APPLICATION_IMPLEMENTATION_CONSULTANT_JOB) must opt into the offerings applicable to your business requirements. Refer to the Oracle Applications Cloud Using Functional Setup Manager guide to manage the opt-in and setup of your offerings.

Project Execution Management Offering

Use this offering to manage how you execute projects, track requirements, schedule and collaborate on tasks, staff resources, maximize utilization, resolve issues, and complete deliverables.

The following tables specify the primary functional areas of this offering. For the full lists of functional areas and features in this offering, use the Associated Features report that you review when you plan the implementation of your offering.

Functional Area Description

Users and Security

Enable users to perform functions related to their job roles. Configure user access to HCM data and functions.

Project Execution

Configure how you execute projects, manage requirements, schedule and collaborate on tasks, staff resources, maximize utilization, resolve issues, and complete deliverables. Define and manage project users, project roles, and calendars.

Project Resource Management

Indicate whether Oracle Fusion Project Resource Management will be deployed.

You can also configure applications using other tools. For more information, see the Oracle Applications Cloud Configuring and Extending Applications guide.

See the following guides for more details on project management implementation configuration.

  • Securing ERP

  • Using Functional Setup Manager

  • Using Common Features

  • Implementing Common Features

  • Configuring and Extending Applications

In the Define Common Applications Configuration for Project Execution Management activity, you perform common setup steps such as populating the product tables containing user and role information and defining security for Project Execution Management applications. This activity contains advanced setup tasks that aren't required for a typical implementation of Project Execution Management applications.

The following table lists the task lists that the setup tasks in the Define Common Applications Configuration for Project Execution Management activity are grouped into.

Task List Description

Define Synchronization of Users and Roles from LDAP

Run a process to populate the product tables containing user and role information with the users and roles held in LDAP. This process is typically the first implementation task but can also run periodically to keep the product tables synchronized with subsequent updates to LDAP.

Define Security Synchronization Processes and Preferences

Enable users to set up applications security synchronization processes and preferences.

Define Security for Project Execution Management

Enable users to perform functions related to their job roles.

See the following guide for more information on security.

  • Oracle ERP Cloud Securing ERP