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FAQ

1.

Yes, Epick works even without PRICE TruePlanning.

2.

Internet Explorer 9+
Firefox 20+
Chrome 30+

3.

Epick is a compatible web application that can be installed on Microsoft Windows and UNIX environments.  The component PRICE Trueplanning must be installed in a Microsoft Windows environment.

4.

No, it is not necessary to be connected to the web.

5.

The languages supported at the moment are: English and Italian.

6.

Epick implements a complete profiling system on registered users that allows the access to data only to user and/or group of users authorized to view and/or to modify. The Access to the system and the navigation data can be performed with https protocol, with key up to 2048-bit.

7.

Yes, Epick is the Corporate Knowledge Database capable to register all PBS estimations produced with PRICE TruePlanning.

8.

Epick is capable to manage under configuration both the estimations produced with PBS parametric approach and the analytical estimations represented through WBS, together with the attached technical documentation.

9.

Yes, Epick loading function, integrated with QDV system, grants the possibility to memorize on the knowledge database, historical data of developed projects estimations in business.

10.

Yes, Epick implements all data sharing functions, typical of a groupware environment, promoting the knowledge diffusion in complex and distributed organizations.

11.

Yes, through the view/compare functionality the user can compare more PBS simultaneously (It is possible in fact to open more tabs, one for every PBS to be analyzed).

12.

The user has the possibility to decide to consult the parameters of one (or more) PBS in table form, alternatively he can choose a graphical type visualization that facilitates data reading and accordingly their comparison.

13.

Yes, through a simple drag&drop operation is in fact possible to memorize nodes (and accordingly PBS) between “Cost Object Favorites ”. Subsequently the user will be able to use these nodes to create new custom PBS.

14.

Yes, the search functionality is based on an innovative approach aimed to facilitate and diversify the research (ontological approach).

15.

It enables the user to choose between different types of search: from the so-called classic, based on text input, to more complex types, graphic type search and search based on a natural language interpreter.

16.

By using a particular mapping of the database it is possible to perform a “circular” data navigation, exploiting the relationship that connect together the various instances.

17.

Epick allows to attach any file to the program. It supports files like MS Word, Primavera, QDV, MS Project, etc.
Epick has a real document library inside.

18.

Yes. Epick has been developed to easily support the integration of new modules.
To deepen the topic contact our specialists logging into the reserved area

19.

No, Epick is a Client/Server application and for the installation it requires a minimum system support.
For more information contact our support team having access to the reserved area

20.

Yes, Epick supports the https protocol. See FAQ n.6.

21.

Yes, you can.

22.

Yes, Epick is compatible with VMware.

23.

Yes, you can look at the following image that shows a possible network configuration:

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