Earned Schedule   Earned Schedule - An extension to Earned Value Management

Each of the sources identified below include Earned Schedule within their Earned Value Management application and analysis tool.  Detail information concerning tool capability, availability and pricing, can be obtained from the web sites and contacts identified.


Kym Henderson’s EVM – ES set of project management spreadsheets
  • Provides graphical output and analysis capability for variance, indexes and forecasting
  • Available upon request through email: kym.henderson@gmail.com

Project Flight Deck, www.projectflightdeck.com

EVENGINE – Project Control software from Supertech Project Management:
  • Comprehensive Earned Value Performance Management, including Earned Schedule
  • EVENGINE is an add-on for Microsoft Excel
  • Uses scheduling data from Microsoft Project and Primavera
  • Additional information is available at www.evengine.net
  • 30-Day no obligation evaluation contact EVPM@suptec.us

  • Performance management add-in compatible with Project 2007 & 2010
  • Comprehensive coverage of Earned Value metrics, including Earned Schedule
  • More than 90 built-in charts and reports
  • Information and a free trial are available at: www.bespokesg.com

IPM-Pro – Integrated Project Management Professional
  • Creates project plans with templates of Work Breakdown Structures and Cost Estimates
  • Integrates scope, schedule and cost using Earned Value and Earned Schedule with completion of deliverables and milestones
  • Includes information-rich diagrams and tables for work plan, project performance and reports
  • Website: www.inexertus.com for 60-day free trial, monthly white papers and other services

VPA - ScrumSmart

Earned Schedule - Abacus

Free, under Creative Commons license 3.0, MS Excel tool, created in Brazil by Paulo André de Andrade (pandre@techisa.srv.br) with the help of Floriano Salvaterra (floriano@engha.com.br).

  • Selectable Brazilian-Portuguese and English languages. User manuals in both idioms.
  • User friendly, no macros, the tool delivers all EVM and ES indicators and indexes.
  • Ability to provide recommendation for action to managers based on CPI and SPI(t).
  • Capable of easy curve (graphic) comparison of up to 4 different ES elements.
  • The tool is downloadable at the link ES-Abacus.

Add-on for Microsoft Project 2003

Management-Technologies  EVM Analytics
  • Analysis capabilities – identification of data anomalies / Earned Schedule / statistical forecasting of CPI, SPI(t) and outcomes for both cost and schedule / determining when re-baselining is advantageous / ascertaining when project recovery is impossible / -as well as – traditional EVM analysis
  • User’s manual available free of charge
  • 120 day trial version free of charge
  • Operational software download price $175
  • More information at link: http://www.mgmt-technologies.com/EVM%20Analytics.html

Encore Analytics, https://www.encore-analytics.com/index.html
  • Only browser-based analytical tool
  • Integrates earned value, schedule, work authorization, and other key performance data day trial version free of charge
  • Enables proactive management of complex projects

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