What you may have missed in the CA PPM (Clarity) Community! 11-19-2014

Blog Post created by Chris_Hackett Employee on Nov 19, 2014

Dear CA PPM (Clarity) Community Member,


With so much going on in the CA PPM (Clarity) Community I have consolidated recent activities in case you missed anything.


Join Office Hours for CA PPM, November 20 @ 1 PM ET

Have a question about CA PPM? Connect with CA Technologies technical experts to get answers via Office Hours for CA PPM. Our team is here to help you get more out of your technology. Join us for one hour Thursday, October 16th @ 1 PM ET.

NOTE - No audio is provided and all Q&A happens via online chat, making it a truly ‘fun’ event.

Click HERE: to register, add to calendar and join the day of.

*Please note that there is no audio. This is for you to submit your questions only and our experts will respond using WebEx.

**AND - NEW! CA PPM EMEA Office Hours, November 27, 2014 @ 10 AM UK Time

Be sure to check out this new offering if it fits your timezone better!

Click HERE: to register, add to calendar and join the day of.

Miss CA World '18? Fear not! You can check out the SlideShare sessions HERE: CA Technologies presentations channel

I am also posting them out to the community for your convenience:

CA World ’14 Presentation: Hands-On Lab: CA PPM Data Warehouse

CA World ’14 Presentation: Extending PPM Across the Business

CA World ’14 Presentation: Evaluation and Preparation of a Tailored On-Premises CA PPM for SaaS and Best Practice

CA World ’14 Presentation: Increasing the Value of PPM With Financial Management

CA World ’14 Presentation: Beyond IT and PMO: PPM That Drives the Business

CA World ’14 Presentation: Resource Management and Professional Services Automation

Improving the User Experience to Increase Business Value v.2.pptx

Check out mike2.2 blog posts from CA World for on the ground experiences:

CA World 2014 - Blog 1

CA World 2014 - Blog 2

CA World 2014 - Blog 3

Tuesday Tips, Tips and other Helpful Information -

CA Clarity Tuesday Tip: How to identify "Invalid Timesheets" or Actuals missing in WIP

Steps to Change Host Name - Case when the host name for the BO is changed and the reports are not running

Now Available! New Training for Release 13.x and 14.1

Mark your calendars for the next CA Communities New Member Webcast!

How to Make WIP Adjustments for Cost Type

CA Clarity PPM 13.x Post Installation Options and Extensions available on the Education Portal

Application Management and the PMO: a Combination that Delivers Results

CA Work Management

End of Life Announcement for CA Business Intelligence for CA PPM (formerly known as CA Clarity™ PPM)

Group Your Cost Plans by Role and Location or Department OBS Unit

CA Clarity Tuesday Tip: How to find the Post to WIP timing of a particular transaction

CA Clarity PPM  How-To Videos

CA Clarity PPM 14.1 web-based training available on the Education Portal

Project - Modify Baseline right changed between v12 and v13

Tuesday Tip: Cost Plans Grouped by Role and Location OBS Unit -OR- Role and Department OBS Unit

Differences Between the Resource OBS and Staff OBS Fields

Search All GEL Scripts

How to Develop Your Own Studio Content Packages

GA Announcement – CA Clarity PPM 14.1 Documentation (On Demand)

Critical Chain Project Management

Excluding Non-Labor Resources and Roles from Cost Plan Population

Now Available! Release 14.1 Performance Whitepapers for Oracle and SQL Server

CA Clarity Tuesday Tip : Ever wondered how are investments ranked in a portfolio , if there are no ranking rules defined ?


Last but by no means least! Thank you for being part of CA Communities. We certainly appreciate your active involvement and would like to use that channel to get your feedback about how we can improve the customer experience.

Please join CA Support team members Bill Loikets, Advisor, Engineering Program Management and J.J. Lovett, Director, Online Communities to learn how we will seek voice-of-the-customer input over the next 30 days. We will discuss existing and potentially new CA Support offerings.

Improving the Customer Experience - Potential New CA Support Offerings - Nov 20 @ 11:00 am EST

That's it for now folks but I'm sure there will be a lot more soon! Take a moment to get on the discussion in CA Clarity and make your voice heard!




Community Manager, IT Business Management