11.5. Resource Plan Directives
Resource plan directives are the key element in creating complex resource plans. As you saw earlier in this chapter, a resource plan by itself does very little, until it has resource plan directives assigned to it. Resource plan directives assign consumer groups to resource plans and define the resource allocations for each. In addition to consumer groups, plan directives can allocate resources to sub-plans.
Resource plan directives work by specifying the owning resource plan, the target consumer group or sub-plan, and the resource allocations assigned to the target. Resources are allocated to the target by setting parameters for the various resource allocation methods.
Resource allocation methods are predefined ...