A key program management tool is the PCAS. Project Cost Accounting Systems (PCAS) integrate work packages, cost accounts, and project schedules into a unified project control package. They permit cost and scheduling overruns to be identified and causes to be quickly pinpointed among numerous work packages or cost accounts. Two elements common to most of these systems are the use of work packages and cost accounts, as basic data collection units, and the concept of earned value to measure project performance.
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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.