The Server Farm Account Should Not Be Used For Other Services

Posted By Posted by: EPM Partners on October 30, 2013

Summary: As a good practice, the account that is used to run the SharePoint 2010 Timer service and other system services in the SharePoint farm should not be used for other services in the farm. Cause: The farm account, which is used for the SharePoint 2010 timer service and the Central Administration site, is highly privileged and

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Project Server 2013 and Using Reserved Fields

Posted By Posted by: EPM Partners on October 16, 2013

I recently encountered an interesting issue that I thought would be valuable to share and it could quiet easily occur for anyone. I provisioned a Project Server 2013 instance and created many Enterprise Custom fields. One of interest that I created was called Description. Once the environment was configured I decided I wanted to create

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The Query to Find Projects With a Summary Level Resource Assignment

Posted By Posted by: EPM Partners on October 8, 2013

Problem: Create unpredictable durations and assignment values in the project If you have the same resource assigned to the summary task and its subtask, you will not be able to resolve an over allocation if the summary task is automatically scheduled In addition, fields such as %Comp are usually used on summary tasks to indicate

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