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What is Microsoft Project Online

Business Intelligence Reporting in Project Online with Power BI and Excel

What is Microsoft Project Online

Microsoft Project Online is a Cloud based Software as a Service (SaaS) offering based on the popular Microsoft Project Server which is available as an On-Premises product.

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Here are the benefits:

  • Employees who wants to work together from virtually anywhere
  • Flexibility to manage Projects without up-front infrastructure costs
  • Simplified subscription based Licensing vs. expensive on-premises implementation which requires additional licensing costs like SharePoint Enterprise, SQL Server and Windows Server.
  • It provides more visibility and control over what people are working on. Using Project Online connector in Power BI, one can track project from their smartphones using the Power BI apps.
  • Delivers full Project Portfolio Management (PPM) in the cloud
  • Connect Online to on-premise Line Of Business Apps
  • Achieve on-premise to Online migration

Read my post on Project Online Reporting

Here are the Offerings:msp2

  • Project Online

For team members, project participants, business decision makers

  • Project Pro for Office 365

For project managers, resource managers

  • Project Online with Project Pro for Office 365

For project managers, resource managers, PMO, business decision makers

In order to Get started with Project Online, follow these 4 easy steps

  • Sign up for Office 365
  • Get Started with Project Pro for Office 365
  • Get Started with Project Web App
  • Explore more features of Project Online

Visit the Microsoft Site to know more.

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