4.6 Close Project or Phase

Close Project or Phase is the process of finalizing all activities across all of the Project Management Process Groups to formally complete the project or phase. The key benefit of this process is that it provides lessons learned, the formal ending of project work, and the release of organization resources to pursue new endeavors. The inputs, tools and techniques, and outputs of this process are depicted in Figure 4-12. Figure 4-13 depicts the data flow diagram of the process.

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