wInsight Analytics

Course Catalog

Asset Name Description Roles DLZ Subscription
wInsight Analytics Earned Value Management Series: Delivering Successful EVM Based Projects - Self-Paced Learning Duration: 1h
Description: In this 1-hour course, you will learn how to deliver successful EVM based projects. As well as the importance of using EVM and how it helps an organization, identify ways on how to deal with variances, and apply techniques to monitor and control projects.

Topics covered:
Why use Earned Value Management? - 20m
Analyzing Variances - 20m
Using EVM for Project Monitoring and Control - 20m
  • System Administrator
  • Project Manager
  • Cost Analyst
  • Director/Senior Manager
  • Control Account Manager
  • DLZ Enhanced
wInsight Analytics Product Overview: Features and Navigation (WAM) - Functional Reference Guide Duration: 5m Read 

Learn about the features and navigation of wInsight Analytics Module (WAM).

Topics covered:
Introduction to wInsight Analytics Module (WAM)
Updating the System
Interface and Features
  • System Administrator
  • Project Manager
  • Cost Analyst
  • Director/Senior Manager
  • Control Account Manager
  • DLZ Functional Guide
wInsight VLC On-Demand: Learn More This guide explains how the On Demand service for Virtual Live Classes works, and includes a list of all the available classes. The On Demand booking service for live classes is available to Enhanced Tier subscribers only.
  • System Administrator
  • Project Manager
  • Cost Analyst
  • Director/Senior Manager
  • Control Account Manager
  • DLZ Enhanced
wInsight Analytics Product Overview: Features and Navigation (WAD) - Functional Reference Guide Duration: 8m Read 

Learn about the features and navigation of wInsight Analytics Desktop (WAD).

Topics covered:
Introduction to wInsight Analytics Module (WAM)
Features
Interface
  • System Administrator
  • Project Manager
  • Cost Analyst
  • Director/Senior Manager
  • Control Account Manager
  • DLZ Functional Guide
wInsight Analytics Product Overview: Features and Navigation (WAA) - Functional Reference Guide Duration: 7m Read 

Learn about the features and navigation of wInsight Analytics Administrator (WAA).

Topics covered:
Introduction to wInsight Analytics Administrator(WAA)
Admin-Database Updates and Management
Admin-Database Updates and Maintenance
  • System Administrator
  • Project Manager
  • Cost Analyst
  • Director/Senior Manager
  • Control Account Manager
  • DLZ Functional Guide
wInsight Analytics Product Overview: What's New in v8.2 - Functional Reference Guide Duration: 7m Read 

Learn about the new features and updates in wInsight Analytics version 8.2.

Topics covered:
Main Features
Cobra/Acumen Integration
Schedule Integration
Security
QlikView Update
  • System Administrator
  • Project Manager
  • Cost Analyst
  • Director/Senior Manager
  • Control Account Manager
  • DLZ Functional Guide
wInsight Analytics Product Overview: What's New in v8.3 - Functional Reference Guide Duration: 15m Read 

Learn about the new features and updates in wInsight Analytics version 8.3.

Topics covered:
wInsight Analytics Administrator New Features
wInsight Analytics Administrator Enhancements
wInsight Analytics Desktop New Features
wInsight Analytics C/S Glue Viewer New Features and Enhancements
  • System Administrator
  • Project Manager
  • Cost Analyst
  • Director/Senior Manager
  • Control Account Manager
  • DLZ Functional Guide
wInsight Analytics Product Overview: What's New in 8.3.1 - Functional Reference Guide Duration: 11m Read 

Learn about the new features and updates in wInsight Analytics version 8.3.1.

Topics covered:
wInsight Analytics Administrator New Features and Enhancements
wInsight Analytics Desktop and wInsight Analytics Module New Features and Enhancements
  • System Administrator
  • Project Manager
  • Cost Analyst
  • Director/Senior Manager
  • Control Account Manager
  • DLZ Enhanced
wInsight Analytics Product Overview Series: PPM Architecture - Infographic Duration: 5m read

Learn about the PPM Architecture and its best practices, and how the portfolio of products under the PPM umbrella integrate with each other.

Topics covered:
Project Portal
Project Control Artifacts
Proposal System
Accounting System
Project Management Control System Schedule and Cost Database
Risk Management ARM
Resource Management Schedule
Performance Analysis
Customer Reports
  • System Administrator
  • Project Manager
  • Cost Analyst
  • Director/Senior Manager
  • Control Account Manager
  • DLZ Enhanced
wInsight Analytics Earned Value Management Series: EVM Concept - Self-Paced Learning Duration: 25m 

Learn about EVM Concepts including threshold requirements and Integrated Management System. 

Topics covered:
EVM Terms and Definitions - 3m read
EVM History and Concept - 5m
Earned Value within Contracting Process - 1m 12s
Threshold Requirements - 1m read
Earned Value Management Decision Process - 2m 10s
Integrated Management System - 2m 36s
  • System Administrator
  • Project Manager
  • Cost Analyst
  • Director/Senior Manager
  • Control Account Manager
  • DLZ Standard
  • DLZ Enhanced
wInsight Analytics Earned Value Management Series: EVM Planning - Self-Paced Learning Duration: 25m 

Learn about EVM Planning including Work Breakdown Structure, project scheduling and baselines.

Topics covered:
Work Breakdown Structure - 1m 6s
Organizational Breakdown Structure - 48s
Resource Breakdown Structure - 39s
Project Scheduling - 1m 8s
Establish Time Phased Budgets - 46s
Budget Hierarchy - 1m read
The Baseline - 1m 34s
Integrated Baseline Review - 1m 1s
Integrated Baseline Review Process - 1m 32s
Keys to a Stable Baseline - 1m 9s
Budgeted Costs for Work Scheduled - 33s
Budget At Completion - 25s
EVM Planning Appendix - 5m
  • System Administrator
  • Project Manager
  • Cost Analyst
  • Director/Senior Manager
  • Control Account Manager
  • DLZ Standard
  • DLZ Enhanced
wInsight Analytics Earned Value Management Series: EVM Execution - Self-Paced Learning Duration: 25m 

Learn about EVM Execution including ACWP, BCWP, SV, CV, EAC, VAC, CPI TCPI and BCWR.

Topics covered:
Actual Cost of Work Performed (ACWP) - 30s
Budgeted Cost of Work Performed (BCWP) - 33s
Schedule Variance (SV) - 35s
Cost Variance (CV) - 43s
Estimate At Completion (EAC) - 28s
Variance At Completion (VAC) - 35s
Cost Performance Index (CPI) - 54s
Schedule Performance Index (SPI) - 1m 2s
To-Complete Performance Indices (TCPIs) - 54s
Tripwires - 3m
Budgeted Cost for Work Remaining (BCWR) - 23s
Calculating Forecast EAC - 37s
Forecasts - 1m
  • System Administrator
  • Project Manager
  • Cost Analyst
  • Director/Senior Manager
  • Control Account Manager
  • DLZ Standard
  • DLZ Enhanced
wInsight Analytics Earned Value Management - Quick Reference Guide Duration: 5m read 

Learn about terminologies, definitions and concepts.

Topics covered:
EVM Terms and Definitions - 3m read 
EVM Threshold Requirements - 1m read 
EVM Budget Heirarchy - 1m read
  • System Administrator
  • Project Manager
  • Cost Analyst
  • Director/Senior Manager
  • Control Account Manager
  • DLZ Enhanced
wInsight Analytics Desktop (WAD) Series: Introduction, Overview, and Navigation - Recorded Session In this 1.5-hour course, you will learn the basic Earned Value Management (EVM) analysis operations, the terminology and prominent metrics, to open a data source dataset, import and export data files, and key menu and toolbar options. This course is part of the wInsight Analytics Desktop (WAD) Series.
  • Project Manager
  • Cost Analyst
  • Director/Senior Manager
  • Control Account Manager
  • DLZ Standard
  • DLZ Enhanced
wInsight Analytics Desktop (WAD) Series: Views, Filters, and Workspace - Recorded Session In this 1.5-hour course, you will learn the utilization of the Views, Filtering, and Workspace creation to significantly enhance the analyst's capabilities to quickly drive down to areas of high risk and problem identification. This course is part of the wInsight Analytics Desktop (WAD) Series.
  • Project Manager
  • Cost Analyst
  • Director/Senior Manager
  • Control Account Manager
  • DLZ Standard
  • DLZ Enhanced
wInsight Analytics Desktop (WAD) Series: Charts and Reports - Recorded Session In this 1.5-hour course, you will learn the creation of new charts and reports, interpret varying charts and reports, the significance of using the different chart and report types, and which analysis levels these tools are available. This course is part of the wInsight Analytics Desktop (WAD) Series.
  • Project Manager
  • Cost Analyst
  • Director/Senior Manager
  • Control Account Manager
  • DLZ Standard
  • DLZ Enhanced
wInsight Analytics Desktop (WAD) Series: Advanced Features - Recorded Session In this 1.5-hour course, you will learn the wInsight Analytics Desktop (WAD) Advanced Features interface, common add-ons, general capabilities, EAC development, and comparison. This course is part of the wInsight Analytics Desktop (WAD) Series.
  • System Administrator
  • Project Manager
  • Control Account Manager
  • DLZ Standard
  • DLZ Enhanced
wInsight Analytics Desktop (WAD) Series: Introduction, Overview, and Navigation - Virtual Live Class Duration: 2hrs

Learn about the basic Earned Value Management (EVM) analysis operations. This course is part of the Analytics Desktop (WAD) Series.

Topics Covered:
Terminology and Prominent Metrics
Data Source Dataset
Import and Export Data Files
Key menu and Toolbars Options
  • System Administrator
  • Project Manager
  • Cost Analyst
  • Director/Senior Manager
  • Control Account Manager
  • DLZ Standard
  • DLZ Enhanced
wInsight Analytics Desktop (WAD) Series: Views, Filters, and Workspace - Virtual Live Class Duration: 2hrs

Learn about the utilization of the Views, Filtering, and Workspace creation to significantly enhance the analyst's capabilities to quickly drive down to areas of high risk and problem identification. This course is part of the wInsight Analytics Desktop (WAD) Series.

Topics Covered:
Views
Filters
Creating Workspace
  • System Administrator
  • Project Manager
  • Cost Analyst
  • Director/Senior Manager
  • Control Account Manager
  • DLZ Standard
  • DLZ Enhanced
wInsight Analytics Desktop (WAD) Series: Charts and Reports - Virtual Live Class Duration: 2hrs

Learn about the creation of new charts and reports. This course is part of the Analytics Desktop (WAD) Series.

Topics Covered:
Interpret Varying Charts and Reports
Chart and Report Types
  • System Administrator
  • Project Manager
  • Cost Analyst
  • Director/Senior Manager
  • Control Account Manager
  • DLZ Standard
  • DLZ Enhanced
wInsight Analytics Desktop (WAD) Series: Advanced Features - Virtual Live Class Duration: 2hrs

Learn about the wInsight Analytics Desktop (WAD) Advanced Features interface. This course is part of the Analytics Desktop (WAD) Series.

Topics Covered:
Common Add-Ons
General Capabilities
EAC Development and Comparison
  • System Administrator
  • Project Manager
  • Cost Analyst
  • Director/Senior Manager
  • Control Account Manager
  • DLZ Standard
  • DLZ Enhanced
wInsight Analytics Desktop (WAD) - Quick Reference Guide Duration: 4m read 

Learn about charts and Estimated at Completion (EAC).

Topics covered:
Charts - 2m read 
Estimated at Completion - 2m read 
  • Project Manager
  • Control Account Manager
  • DLZ Enhanced
wInsight Analytics Administrator (WAA) Series: Basic Features - Recorded Session In this 1.5-hour course, you will learn to navigate and access wInsight Analytics Administrator (WAA), create data source, and import, export and recalculate data. This course is part of the wInsight Analytics Administrator (WAA) Series.
  • System Administrator
  • Project Manager
  • Control Account Manager
  • DLZ Standard
  • DLZ Enhanced
wInsight Analytics Administrator (WAA) Series: Advanced Features - Recorded Session In this 2-hour course, you will learn to manually create project structures and performance data, create threshold indicators, weighting factors, performance indicators, structures, elements of cost and units of measure, and navigating the EPM Security Administrator to provide user accessibility. This course is part of the wInsight Analytics Administrator (WAA) Series.
  • System Administrator
  • Project Manager
  • Control Account Manager
  • DLZ Standard
  • DLZ Enhanced
wInsight Analytics Administrator (WAA) Series: Exporting IPMDAR JSON Files - Learning Video Duration: 6m 44s

Learn about the IPMDAR DID and how to export its JSON files.

Topics covered:
Introduction and In this Learning Video - 49s
IPMDAR DID Overview - 50s
Exporting the JSON Files - 4m 17s
Summary and Conclusion - 48s
  • System Administrator
  • DLZ Enhanced
wInsight Analytics Administrator (WAA) Series: Basic Features - Virtual Live Class Duration: 2hrs

Learn how to navigate and access wInsight Analytics Administrator (WAA). This course is part of the Analytics Administrator (WAA) Series.

Topics Covered:
Create Data Source
Import, Export and Recalculate Data
  • System Administrator
  • Project Manager
  • Cost Analyst
  • Director/Senior Manager
  • Control Account Manager
  • DLZ Standard
  • DLZ Enhanced
wInsight Analytics Administrator (WAA) Series: Advanced Features - Virtual Live Class Duration: 2hrs

Learn how to manually create project structures and performance data in wInsight. This course is part of the Analytics Administrator (WAA) Series.

Topics Covered:
Create Threshold Indicators
Weighting Factors
Performance Indicators
Structures
Elements of Cost and Units of Measure
Navigating EPM Security Administrator
  • System Administrator
  • Project Manager
  • Cost Analyst
  • Director/Senior Manager
  • Control Account Manager
  • DLZ Standard
  • DLZ Enhanced
wInsight Analytics Administrator (WAA) - Quick Reference Guide Duration: 15m read 

Learn to utilize the basics of PIM features and functions as well as some of the useful terminology.

Topics covered:
Features Overviw - 1m read
Opening wInsight Administrator - 2m read 
Database Updates, Management Exports and Imports - 2m read 
Database Updates, Maintenance, Backup, Restore and Repair - 1m read
Contracts - 2m read
Table of Manual Entry - 1m read
Creating Calendars - 2m read
Adding Contractors and Contract Structures - 1m read 
Enterprise Project Management Security Administrator (EPMSA) Key Features - 3m read 
  • System Administrator
  • Project Manager
  • DLZ Enhanced
wInsight Analytics Certification Exam Duration: 1h 30m

The Deltek wInsight Analytics Certification validates skills within the wInsight Analytics product suite. Successful completion of the Certification exam is required to receive the Professional Certification. A candidate who passes the Deltek wInsight Analytics Certification exam has demonstrated proficiency within multiple areas of Deltek wInsight Analytics. To receive Deltek wInsight Analytics Certification, you must pass the knowledge based exam.
  • System Administrator
  • Project Manager
  • Cost Analyst
  • Director/Senior Manager
  • Control Account Manager
  • DLZ Enhanced