This chapter introduces concepts new to Solaris: projects and tasks, which are used to manage workloads.
In this section, we describe the central administration objects that are used for resource management, observability and accounting in Solaris.
The project and task entities are used in Solaris to describe workloads, which consist of a set of related processes. Processes are grouped into tasks, tasks are a member of a project. Projects and tasks are used to control and observe the resources of a workload. Some of the key uses for the Project and Tasks in Solaris are: