Does Merlin have master resources or a resources pool?
In Merlin you can add resources,
- by manually entering their contact data in the project,
- or use contacts listed in the Library.
To open the library call Window > Show Library or use the according button of the toolbar:
One of the benefits of using Merlin is tracking resource utilization*.
Just take a look in the Gantt chart of the Utilization view. Color coded bars and percentage information visualize overall resource utilization in the current scale of the timeline.
Related to this feature, we often hear from customers who wish to customize the threshold levels controlling the yellow-green-red colors.