Petrobras Uses @RISK for E&P Analysis

Recently Brazil-based Petrobras, one of the world’s largest oil companies, implemented a corporate-wide protocol for evaluating the economic risks associated with potential investments. Key risks of interest to the company include those associated with production of oil and natural gas, demand for derivatives, prices of various commodities, and more. To deal with these risks, Petrobras […]

Risk Analysis and Decision Support in Transport Projects

In Denmark, where gas costs around €1.65/liter ($9 USD/gallon), planners have to make transportation as efficient as possible. For Kim Bang Salling, Ph.D., assistant professor at the Technical University of Denmark, that means teaching graduate students in his “Risk Analysis and Decision Support” class to question everything when reviewing a transportation project. For example, are […]

New @RISK 5.7.1 and DecisionTools Suite 5.7.1 now Available

New DecisionTools Suite 5.7.1 is a maintenance release that provides fixes and improvements to @RISK and all products in the DecisionTools Suite: @RISK, PrecisionTree, TopRank, RISKOptimizer, Evolver, NeuralTools, and StatTools.  This update is available free of charge for current maintenance holders. As with previous versions, version 5.7.1 is available in English, Spanish, Portuguese, French, German, […]

Free Webcast This Thursday, July 22nd – 11:00am – Noon ET: “Intuitive Project Management Techniques for @RISK for Project”

On Thursday, July 22, 2011, John Sponholtz will present a free live webcast. This free live webcast will present some simple, intuitive techniques that present a realistic view of projects using MS Project and Palisade tools such as @RISK for Project. The focus will be to change the way project managers and stakeholders think about […]

Free Webcast Wednesday, July 13th: “The Use of @RISK and Economic Value Added in Business Valuation”

This Wednesday from 10:00am to 11:00am ET, Marwaan Karame will present a free live webcast entitled, "The Use of @RISK and Economic Value Added in Business Valuation." Valuation is a critical part of business decision making, whether it’s to invest in a new technology or to acquire an entire company. Regardless of the investment, there […]