PMBOK 4 to PMBOK 5 deeper drill (2)

Posted on: June 14th, 2013 by admin

Processes that changed names

Old name                                                       New name

Direct and Manage Project Execution Direct and Manage Project Work
Verify Scope Validate Scope
Plan Quality Plan Quality Management
Perform Quality Control Control Quality
Develop Human Resource Plan Plan Human Resource Management
Plan Communications Plan Communications Management
Distribute Information Manage Communications
Report Performance Control Communications
Monitor and Control Risks Control Risks
Plan Procurements Plan Procurement Management
Administer Procurements Control Procurements
Manage Stakeholder Expectations Manage Stakeholder Engagement


New Inputs

Not all of these are new to PMBOK but they had never been Inputs before.

Schedule forecasts

Cost forecasts

Schedule management plan

Project calendars

Cost management plan

Stakeholder management plan

New Tools and Techniques

Facilitation techniques


Analytical techniques

Change control tools

Context diagrams

Document analysis

Resource optimization techniques

Modeling techniques

Multi-criteria decision analysis

Personnel assessment tools

Information management systems

Market research

New Outputs

Schedule management plan

Cost management plan

Change log

Stakeholder management plan

Stay tuned for more on ITTO’s, other changes.

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