Initially created to simplify Decision Analysis training and workshops, DTrio XL has grown into a commercial, corporate decision process software. DTrio XL is written in Microsoft VBA and works as an Excel® add-in. It comes with a series of standard decision templates and is also available with energy- and pharmaceutical-specific templates. DTrio is the newest version and is a standalone .net application.
DTrio XL is named for the three common types of corporate decisions:
Figure A: DTrio XL with DA Energy template - Strategy table
Incorporating a template approach, DTrio XL provides step-by-step assistance for the Decision Analysis workflow process. Specifically, the templates support:
The templates provide a robust environment to guide the framing of all decision problem types.
Additionally, DTrio XL provides Value of Information analysis features. For example, decision trees for Value of Information problems are automatically generated from your documented set of uncertainties and decisions.
Features and Additions
Using DTrio XL's targeted templates, teams collaborate, share insights and expert opinions, and, most importantly, engage with management to ensure consideration of relevant project factors. The result is an auditable and consistent approach to decision making.
DTrio XL and its templates (including full downloads) are available for the Energy and Pharmaceuticals industries.