The PMI process control schedule is in the monitoring and controlling process group and the time management knowledge area. The purpose is to ensure that the project management can see when the project is not on schedule and make the necessary responses.

Related: time, schedule

According to the PMBOK, this activity has the following characteristics:

Inputs Tools and Templates Outputs
project management plan, project schedule, work performance data, project calendars, schedule data, organizational process assets performance reviews, project management software, resource optimization techniques, modeling techniques, leads and lags, schedule compression, scheduling tool work performance information, schedule forecasts, change requests, project management plan updates, project documentation updates, organizational process assets updates