The development and maintenance of the project plan.
A subset of project management that includes the processes required to acquire goods and services to attain project scope from outside the performing organization. It consists of procurement planning, solicitation planning, solicitation, source selection,
A subset of project management that includes the processes required to ensure that the project will satisfy the needs for which it was undertaken. It consists of quality planning , quality assurance, and quality control.
Risk management is the systematic process of identifying, analyzing, and responding to project risk. It includes maximizing the probability and consequences of positive events and minimizing the probability and consequences of events adverse to project
The planned dates for performing activities and the planned dates for meeting milestones.
The work that must be done to deliver a product with the specified features and functions.
A subset of project management that includes the processes required to ensure that the project includes all of the work required, and only the work required, to complete the project successfully. It consists of initiation, scope planning, scope definition
The people who report either directly or indirectly to the project manager.
A subset of project management that includes the processes required to ensure timely completion of the project . It consists of activity definition, activity sequencing, activity duration estimating, schedule development, and schedule control .
Any organizational structure in which the project manager has full authority to assign priorities and to direct the work of individuals assigned to the project.
Performing a qualitative analysis of risks and conditions to prioritize their effects on project objectives. It involves assessing the probability and impact of project risk(s) and using methods such as the probability and impact matrix to classify risks
<ol><li> The process of monitoring specific project results to determine if they comply with relevant quality standards and identifying ways to eliminate causes of unsatisfactory performance.</li><li> The organizational unit that is assigned responsibili
Identifying which quality standards are relevant to the project, and determining how to satisfy them.
Measuring the probability and consequences of risks and estimating their implications for project objectives. Risks are characterized by probability distributions of possible outcomes. This process uses quantitative techniques such as simulation and deci
The time needed to complete an activity.
A type of bid document used to solicit proposals from prospective sellers of products or services. In some application areas, it may have a narrower or more specific meaning.
Generally, this term is equivalent to request for proposal. However, in some application areas, it may have a narrower or more specific meaning.
A provision in the project plan to mitigate cost and/or schedule risk. Often used with a modifier (e.g., management reserve, contingency reserve) to provide further detail on what types of risk are meant to be mitigated. The specific meaning of the modifi
A risk that remains after risk responses have been implemented.