Accounting Software Project

Project Overview

The project is structured into 3 phases.

  1. Specification
  2. Development
  3. Testing

Original Project Plan

WBS
Name
Start
End
Effort
Cost
Revenue
Jan 2002
Feb 2002
Mar 2002
Apr 2002
07
14
21
28
04
11
18
25
04
11
18
25
01
08
15
22

Start: Wed 2002-01-16 End: Thu 2002-04-18


Resources:


Precursors:


Followers:

Start: Wed 2002-01-16 End: Thu 2002-04-18


Resources:


Precursors:


Followers:

Start: Wed 2002-01-16 End: Wed 2002-01-16


Resources:


Precursors:


Followers:

Specification (AcSo.spec) ]->[ Wed 2002-01-16, Manual (AcSo.manual) ]->[ Wed 2002-01-16

Start: Thu 2002-02-28 End: Thu 2002-02-28


Resources:


Precursors:

Back-End Functions (AcSo.software.backend) ]->[ Thu 2002-02-28


Followers:

Start: Wed 2002-04-03 End: Wed 2002-04-03


Resources:


Precursors:

Alpha Test (AcSo.test.alpha) ]->[ Wed 2002-04-03


Followers:

Start: Thu 2002-04-18 End: Thu 2002-04-18


Resources:


Precursors:

Beta Test (AcSo.test.beta) ]->[ Thu 2002-04-18, Manual (AcSo.manual) ]->[ Tue 2002-02-26


Followers:

Start: Wed 2002-01-16 End: Thu 2002-01-24


Resources:

Paul Smith (dev1), Sébastien Bono (dev2), Klaus Müller (dev3)


Precursors:

Project start (AcSo.deliveries.start) ]->[ Wed 2002-01-16


Followers:

Software Development (AcSo.software) ]->[ Thu 2002-01-24, Database coupling (AcSo.software.database) ]->[ Thu 2002-01-24, Graphical User Interface (AcSo.software.gui) ]->[ Thu 2002-02-28, Back-End Functions (AcSo.software.backend) ]->[ Thu 2002-02-07

Start: Wed 2002-01-16 End: Tue 2002-02-26


Resources:

Dim Sung (doc), Klaus Müller (dev3)


Precursors:

Project start (AcSo.deliveries.start) ]->[ Wed 2002-01-16


Followers:

Ship Product to Customer (AcSo.deliveries.done) ]->[ Thu 2002-04-18

Start: Thu 2002-01-24 End: Thu 2002-03-28


Resources:


Precursors:

Specification (AcSo.spec) ]->[ Thu 2002-01-24


Followers:

Alpha Test (AcSo.test.alpha) ]->[ Thu 2002-03-28

Start: Thu 2002-01-24 End: Thu 2002-02-07


Resources:

Paul Smith (dev1), Sébastien Bono (dev2)


Precursors:

Specification (AcSo.spec) ]->[ Thu 2002-01-24


Followers:

Graphical User Interface (AcSo.software.gui) ]->[ Thu 2002-02-28, Back-End Functions (AcSo.software.backend) ]->[ Thu 2002-02-07

Start: Thu 2002-02-07 End: Thu 2002-02-28


Resources:

Paul Smith (dev1), Sébastien Bono (dev2)


Precursors:

Specification (AcSo.spec) ]->[ Thu 2002-01-24, Database coupling (AcSo.software.database) ]->[ Thu 2002-02-07


Followers:

Graphical User Interface (AcSo.software.gui) ]->[ Thu 2002-02-28, Technology Preview (AcSo.deliveries.prev) ]->[ Thu 2002-02-28

Start: Thu 2002-02-28 End: Thu 2002-03-28


Resources:

Sébastien Bono (dev2), Klaus Müller (dev3)


Precursors:

Specification (AcSo.spec) ]->[ Thu 2002-01-24, Database coupling (AcSo.software.database) ]->[ Thu 2002-02-07, Back-End Functions (AcSo.software.backend) ]->[ Thu 2002-02-28


Followers:

Start: Thu 2002-03-28 End: Thu 2002-04-18


Resources:


Precursors:


Followers:

Start: Thu 2002-03-28 End: Wed 2002-04-03


Resources:

Peter Murphy (test), Sébastien Bono (dev2)


Precursors:

Software Development (AcSo.software) ]->[ Thu 2002-03-28


Followers:

Beta Test (AcSo.test.beta) ]->[ Wed 2002-04-03, Beta version (AcSo.deliveries.beta) ]->[ Wed 2002-04-03

Start: Wed 2002-04-03 End: Thu 2002-04-18


Resources:

Peter Murphy (test), Paul Smith (dev1)


Precursors:

Alpha Test (AcSo.test.alpha) ]->[ Wed 2002-04-03


Followers:

Ship Product to Customer (AcSo.deliveries.done) ]->[ Thu 2002-04-18

1
Icon Accounting Software
ID: AcSo
Wed 2002-01-16
Thu 2002-04-18
180.0
80,693
98,000
1.5
Icon Milestones
ID: AcSo.deliveries
Wed 2002-01-16
Thu 2002-04-18
0.0
0
98,000
1.5.1
Icon Project start
ID: AcSo.deliveries.start
Wed 2002-01-16
Wed 2002-01-16
0.0
0
21,000
1.5.2
Icon Technology Preview
ID: AcSo.deliveries.prev
Thu 2002-02-28
Thu 2002-02-28
0.0
0
31,000
1.5.3
Icon Beta version
ID: AcSo.deliveries.beta
Wed 2002-04-03
Wed 2002-04-03
0.0
0
13,000
1.5.4
Icon Ship Product to Customer
ID: AcSo.deliveries.done
Thu 2002-04-18
Thu 2002-04-18
0.0
0
33,000
1.1
Icon Specification
ID: AcSo.spec
Wed 2002-01-16
Thu 2002-01-24
20.0
7,530
0
1.4
Icon Manual
ID: AcSo.manual
Wed 2002-01-16
Tue 2002-02-26
50.0
16,856
0
1.2
Icon Software Development
ID: AcSo.software
Thu 2002-01-24
Thu 2002-03-28
85.0
32,150
0
1.2.1
Icon Database coupling
ID: AcSo.software.database
Thu 2002-01-24
Thu 2002-02-07
20.0
7,400
0
1.2.3
Icon Back-End Functions
ID: AcSo.software.backend
Thu 2002-02-07
Thu 2002-02-28
30.0
11,100
0
1.2.2
Icon Graphical User Interface
ID: AcSo.software.gui
Thu 2002-02-28
Thu 2002-03-28
35.0
13,650
0
1.3
Icon Software testing
ID: AcSo.test
Thu 2002-03-28
Thu 2002-04-18
25.0
8,425
0
1.3.1
Icon Alpha Test
ID: AcSo.test.alpha
Thu 2002-03-28
Wed 2002-04-03
5.0
1,770
0
1.3.2
Icon Beta Test
ID: AcSo.test.beta
Wed 2002-04-03
Thu 2002-04-18
20.0
6,655
0
All effort values are in man days.
Container Task
Normal Task
Milestone
Off-duty period

Staffing

All project phases are properly staffed. See ResourceGraph for detailed resource allocations.

Current Status

The project started off with a delay of 4 days. This slightly affected the original schedule. See Deliveries for the impact on the delivery dates.