Inputs: schedule management plan, activity list, activity attributes, resource calendars, risk register, activity cost estimates, EEF, OPA
Tools:expert judgement, alternative analysis, published data, bottom-up estimating, project management software
Outputs: Activity resource requirement, resource breakdown structure, project documents updates
Inputs: SMP, Activity list, activity attributes, activity resource requirements, resources calendars, project scope statement, risk register, resource breakdown structure, EEF, OPA
Tools: Expert judgment, analogous estimating, parametric estimating, three-point estimating, group decision-making techniques, reserve analysis, resource optimization techniques (resource leveling, resource smoothing, etc)
Outputs: activity duration and project documents update.
Inputs: SMP, Activity list, activity attributes, project schedule network diagrams, activity resource requirements, resource calendars, activity duration estimates, project scope statement, risk register, project staff assignments, resource breakdown structure, EEF, OPA
Tools: schedule network analysis, CPM, CCM, modeling techniques, leads and lags, schedule compression, scheduling tool
Outputs: schedule baseline, project schedule, schedule data, project calendars, project management plan updates, project document updates.
Inputs: Project management plan, Project schedule, work performance data, project calendars, schedule data, OPA
Tools: Performance reviews, Project management software, resource optimization techniques (resource leveling and resource smoothing), modeling techniques (what-if analysis and simulation), leads and lags, schedule compression techniques (crashing/fast tracking), and scheduling tool
Outputs: work performance information, schedule forecasts, change request, project management plan updates, project document updates, OPA updates