Develop Schedule is the process of translating all of the WBS elements into a sequential, time-phased model for project execution. Resource loading the schedule model at the activity level is not required for the application of EVM; however, it is a recommended practice that lends credibility to the performance measurement baseline. Inputs and outputs are provided in Figure 5-1.
The project schedule integrates the activities associated with each WBS element and identifies dependencies between project activities as well as the dependencies that are external to the project. The schedule model can be ...