As more organizations move to formal project work, it becomes critical to capably manage those projects. The best way to do so most effectively is to establish standards for project management that are corporatewide, or at least span the information systems (IS) department. These standards include project management methodologies and life cycles, as well as software packages for project management, process management, and time accounting.

This chapter discusses project management methodologies and life cycles, reviews some of the more common features of each, and explains the three types of software commonly used to support corporate project management systems.

Project Management Made Easy

Project Management Made Easy

What you need to know about… Project Management Made Easy! Project management consists of more than just a large building project and can encompass small projects as well. No matter what the size of your project, you need to have some sort of project management. How you manage your project has everything to do with its outcome.

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