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Lecture 629/04/2019Work Breakdown Structure (WBS)by:Asmar.KWork Breakdown Structure (WBS)Create WBS is the process of subdividing project deliverables and project work intosmaller, more manageable components.The key benefit of this process is that it provides astructured vision of what has to be delivered.Figure 1:Create WBS: Inputs, Tools & Techniques, and OutputsThe WBS is a hierarchical decomposition of the total scope of work to be carried out by theproject team to accomplish the project objectives and create the requireddeliverables. TheWBS organizes and defines the total scope of the project, and represents the work specifiedin the current approved project scope statement.The planned work is contained within the lowest level of WBS components, which arecalled work packages.A work package can be used to group the activities where work isscheduled and estimated, monitored, and controlled. In the context of the WBS, work refersto work products or deliverables that are the result of activity and not to the activity itself.Work breakdown structures advantagesWhat are the main advantages and benefits of creating a WBS?
Lecture 629/04/2019Work Breakdown Structure (WBS)by:Asmar.KHelps to describe the project scope to stakeholdersIncreases communication and enables more creativity and brainstormingHelps in managing risksProvides teams flexibilityEliminates confusionHelps write and support the statement of workCreate WBS :Inputs1.1Scope Management Plan

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Term
Spring
Professor
ROEDER
Tags
Project Management, Digital Signal Processing, Signal Processing, It, project manager, project deliverables

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