The purpose of this report is to provide a comprehensive document on scheduling/project management software packages in an attempt to promote the benefits to be gained from the utilisation of such a system in the planning and control of projects. Various aspects to consider before purchasing a package is provided and the role of the computer in the project management function is discussed. Relevant information is provided and comparisons are made of the various packages to determine the standard of and quality of imported and locally developed packages. The conclusion of the report is that no one package could be considered as the ideal and that the best software scheduling packages are available that could lead to the successful completion of projects within time and budget.
|Degree Type||Masters degree|