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ange20
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Building logic for resource allocation to a project basis their available allocation % left

Hello everyone,

 

I am trying to build a flow where basis on the start date and end date of a project, I want to choose resources that are available filtered by role and proficiency level.

 

Scenario: Suppose a Project Lead has chosen a person named X (Role: Engineer, Proficiency: L5) for two projects (say A and B). Now for a third project that is added (say C), the Project Lead should not be able to select X anymore in the same period because the default allocation for Role: Engineer will be 50% and adding X to two projects uses all of his availability for that time span.

 

Eagerly looking for any suggestions and advice to build this flow. Thanks in advance!!

 

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edgonzales
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@ange20 

Hi there.  What are you using to manage the projects and resources?  It sounds like you'll want an additional step to check utilization or something similar.

 

-Ed

Hi @edgonzales , 

Yes you are correct. I intend to show the current utilization for a particular resource in a particular week for a project lead to observe. 

- Aneesh

edgonzales
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@ange20 - Awesome, and are you already tracking that in a system like PSA or D365?

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