The following white paper discusses how PROJECT in a box can be integrated with Micrsooft EPM (Microsoft Project Server 2007 and Microsoft Project Web Access 2007).
PROJECT in a box provides the best in methodology led project management and reporting with a focus on easy to use interfaces for the project and portfolio teams. Microsoft EPM is the market leading solution in resource pool and planning management at a corporate level. Both platforms utilise the same technology base and server-client-web interface model and so lend themselves to integration. This paper will take you through the practical steps undertaken at the following levels:
You will need to know the relevant URLs of your Sharepoint/EPM installation.
Typical examples for an installation running on a server called 'epmserver' on port 8998 would be:
Web Browser Interface:
Project Server Web Services (PSI) Interface:
PIAB requires the PSI Interface URL for reading Microsoft Project plan data from the server.