Some really good things about MS Project Server
and 2007 Project Server
#4: PWA is a good way
for the Project Server team to collaborate.
PWA (Project Web Access) is software
that is used with
your browser or Internet Explorer. You just type in
the Project Server URL (such as
agree to a license, download some controls and
you are off and collaborating.
The PWA interface for MS Project Server 2003 is
a little funky (okay, okay, it just doesn't make
the grade), but overall it works
and 2007 Project Server is much improved if you like the WSS
look and feel. (We use a web-based
financial system and
the interface is outstanding so we think
Microsoft could do a lot better. Should do a lot
Let's say it is a different way, the idea of
project teams and stakeholders being able to view project information
and collaborate together using a web browser is a step in a very
positive direction. It is the way most of us
want to work together as teams.