Ideal time vs Elapsed time

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Ideal time vs Elapsed time

Postby nagasowmya123 Fri Jun 07, 2019 5:09 am

Is Ideal time equal to Elapsed time? how do we estimate ideal time? while estimating ideal time, do we consider interruption time of the resources?
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Re: Ideal time vs Elapsed time

Postby seema.sonkiya Mon Jun 10, 2019 10:25 am

Elapsed Time means the passage of time from the beginning of an event to end. If I take three days from start to finish an activity then elapsed time is three days.

Ideal Time: The actual time given in doing activities is known as Ideal Time. It does not include meeting times, lunchtime, phone times.

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