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Product Scope Decomposition

Postby akanksha.ashar5 Fri Dec 02, 2016 5:46 pm

Product Scope Decomposition - Need Clarification on below queries

If WBS is output of Product Scope decomposition then is Work Package output of WBS Decomposition?

Or rather what is Work Product and its relation with WBS and Product Scope?
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Re: Product Scope Decomposition

Postby seema.sonkiya Sat Dec 03, 2016 1:56 pm

WBS: A hierarchical decomposition of the total scope of work to be carried out by the project team to accomplish the project objectives and create the required deliverable.

Work Package:
The work defined at the lowest level of the work breakdown structure for which cost and duration can be estimated and managed.

A product scope is represented in hierarchical structure then it becomes the WBS. It shows all the deliverable.

for the relationship between deliverable and work product please refer: viewtopic.php?f=24&t=5087
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Re: Product Scope Decomposition

Postby saket Sun Dec 04, 2016 2:16 am

The way i see this is, it is just dividing the big work into small . See if you want to eat the big watermelon you can not eat it without dividing into bite size peaces . That is what we do.

Work Package is the final decomposed peace which you pick and eat :-)
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Re: Product Scope Decomposition

Postby akanksha.ashar5 Sun Dec 04, 2016 7:48 am

Good example Saket - this will make me remember it for life every time I eat watermelon :)
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Re: Product Scope Decomposition

Postby drashti.shah Fri Jan 13, 2017 9:19 am

Good Example!

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