Resources

Here are links to pages of interest to the EVMS and Microsoft Project community.

EVMS Links – United States

ANSI/EIA 748 Guidelines – A copy of the ANSI/EIA 748 Standard for EVMS can be purchased from the ANSI web store or from TechAmerica. The current revision is Version C, published March 2013.  This document is copy protected. You may purchase a single copy for personal use or purchase a subscription for an organization.

IPMR Data Item Description (DI-MGMT-81861) – Data Item Description and instructions for the Integrated Program Management Report (IPMR)

Performance Assessments and Root Cause Analyses (PARCA) – a Directorate of the Office of the Assistant Secretary of Defense for Acquisition. As the central office for major defense authorization performance assessment, root cause analysis, and earned value management (EVM), PARCA issues policies, procedures, and guidance governing the conduct of such work by the Military Departments and the Defense Agencies.

PARCA EVM Division – The EVM Division serves as the Department of Defense focal point for EVM policy, guidance and competency. The office will also take over responsibility for the EVM Central Repository (EVM-CR) and provide EVM issue resolution assistance to facilitate accurate and consistent implementation of EVM across the department.

PARCA EVMS Central Repository – The EVM Central Repository (EVM-CR) is a joint effort between the Defense Cost and Resource Center (DCARC) and OUSD/AT&L, managed by PARCA, that provides centralized reporting, collection, and distribution for Key Acquisition EVM data. This site also provides information about the UN/CEFACT XML schemas.

PARCA IPMR Implementation Guide

PARCA Over Target Schedule and Over Target Baseline Guide

College of Performance Management

Defense Acquisition University (DAU) EVM site

DCMA Department of Defense EVM Implementation Guide (EVMIG)

NDIA Program Management Systems Committee (PMSC)

NDIA EVMS Intent Guide

NDIA EVMS Acceptance Guide

NDIA EVMS Surveillance Guide

NDIA Integrated Baseline Review (IBR) Guide

NDIA Planning and Scheduling Excellence Guide (PASEG)

Office of Management and Budget (OMB) Circular A-11

Federal Acquisition Regulations (FAR) – See Part 34, Major System Acquisition, for requirements related to EVM.

Project Management Institute (PMI) Earned Value Community of Practice

International EVMS Sites

Australian Department of Defence EVM Site

Microsoft Project / Project Server Links

Microsoft Project Development Blog