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Technical data

Runtime Technology

Java/Web Dynpro (WAS 6.40 and higher)

Technical Name

Available for Portal(Release)

Enterprise Portal 7.0 (SP4)

Data Source ItemCapacityPlanningApp


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This iView enables project managers to review the capacity planning at the item level when it is accessed in the Item Management context. (Capacity Planning is also available for planning at the bucket level, when it is accessed from the Portfolio Management context.)

Once accessed, there are capacity planning views as follows:



Capacity Categories

Display only

Capacity Planning: Category Groups

A drill down, this can be updated

By clicking a specific Capacity Category link, you can see the details of the category in the Capacity Planning: Category Groups view for the item.

The Capacity Categories view allows you to display the resources associated with the current item aggregated into various categories. These are displayed as a tree either by capacity categories or capacity views. You can navigate the columns or periods.

The Capacity Planning: Category Groups view shows the details of a category, that is, the data for the groups. In this view, you can do the following:

        Navigate the columns

        Update the data and the custom fields

        Add more planning periods

        Copy a group

        Delete a copied group


The item navigation pane must be installed

Optional Settings

The default span can be set for the desired number of columns or periods shown at start-up.

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