This study set out with a goal of providing understanding of the current practice of EVM usage, practice standards, and related professional services across different industry sectors and geographic regions. This study is in response to the truly remarkable growth of EVM as a best practice for performance management in both government agencies and private industries. The study is intended to help project management practitioners, professional associations, and service providers involved in EVM better comprehend and gauge the current level of EVM practice and its user base. To achieve this goal, this study relies on two complementary techniques, which are literature review and survey research. The literature ...