Solving the PERT mystery

Reinertsen, Don
April 1999
Electronic Design;04/19/99, Vol. 47 Issue 8, p64H
Trade Publication
Presents the flaws of logic contained in a Program Evaluation and Review Technique (PERT) chart, a precedence diagram that depicts the sequence of activities for a project as a time-sequenced network. Argument against the PERT's notion of precedence; Recommendation of the logic of concurrency to shorten the critical path; Use of a Gantt chart.


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