Definitions for work breakdown structure
This page provides all possible meanings and translations of the word work breakdown structure
work breakdown structure(Noun)
A complete hierarchically organized specification of the tasks whose complete is required to complete a project.
Work breakdown structure
A work breakdown structure, in project management and systems engineering, is a deliverable oriented decomposition of a project into smaller components. It defines and groups a project's discrete work elements in a way that helps organize and define the total work scope of the project. A work breakdown structure element may be a product, data, service, or any combination. A WBS also provides the necessary framework for detailed cost estimating and control along with providing guidance for schedule development and control.
Find a translation for the work breakdown structure definition in other languages:
Select another language:
Discuss these work breakdown structure definitions with the community:
Word of the Day
Would you like us to send you a FREE new word definition delivered to your inbox daily?
Use the citation below to add this definition to your bibliography:
"work breakdown structure." Definitions.net. STANDS4 LLC, 2015. Web. 31 Mar. 2015. <http://www.definitions.net/definition/work breakdown structure>.