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DEFINITION: The critical path method (CPM) is a step-by-step technique for process planning that defines critical and non-critical tasks with the goal of preventing time-frame problems and process bottlenecks. The CPM is ideally suited to projects consisting of numerous activities that interact in a complex manner.In applying the CPM, there are several steps that can be summarized as follows:Define the required  … 
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CPM Reports
 
A Top 15 Global Pharmaceutical Company Streamlines Its Global Finance Processes
sponsored by Anaplan
VIDEO: In this case study, learn how one of the top 15 global pharmaceutical companies implemented Anaplan to use different planning modules to globally plan their finances. Discover what helped executives see the information they need within minutes, instead of months, so they could make more accurate decisions.
Posted: 09 May 2017 | Premiered: 27 Mar 2017

Anaplan

Getting Value from your Data Scientists
sponsored by SAS
WHITE PAPER: Access this white paper and find out how to avoid repeating some of the mistakes that have undermined the success of previous generations of analytical talent so you can best nurture and retain your most productive employees.
Posted: 07 Apr 2016 | Published: 07 Apr 2016

SAS

Fully Integrated Business Rules Management BPM Suite Best Practices
sponsored by Red Hat
WHITE PAPER: Read this white paper for insight into the rule-creation process and learn how a BPM suite can help you scale rule-based applications to handle current and future enterprise project needs.
Posted: 31 Jul 2015 | Published: 31 Aug 2014

Red Hat

Healthcare Analytics Survey Brief
sponsored by Dimensional Insight, Inc.
EBOOK: Clinical analytics is making inroads inrevenue cycle management, but its use isstill driven mainly by population healthand government compliance. This eguidewill discuss the recent healthcare analytics survey resultsconducted by SearchHealthIT.com & College of Healthcare InformationManagement Executives (CHIME).
Posted: 05 Nov 2015 | Published: 05 Nov 2015


How to Improve Visibility into Sales Performance
sponsored by IBM
EGUIDE: In this expert e-guide, learn real-world strategies for understanding sales performance and making improvements to drive revenue. You'll discover how a prosthetics supplier gained up-to-the-minute updates on quotas and goals to drive better sales performance.
Posted: 09 May 2016 | Published: 28 Apr 2016

IBM

How To Foster Greater Collaboration and Support Enterprise Objectives Through Business Networks
sponsored by Basware
WHITE PAPER: 40% of B2B activity in the US, and 20% world-wide, is done electronically through business networks. Access this white paper to learn what business networks are capable of, and discover how to create circles of improved collaboration and support enterprise objectives.
Posted: 15 Nov 2016 | Published: 15 Nov 2016

Basware

Case Study: IBM helps transform workload management and global system access
sponsored by IBM
CASE STUDY: In this case study, learn how IBM zEnterprise System with IBM DB2 for z/OS sped report generation by 70% for Swiss Re.
Posted: 24 Mar 2014 | Published: 19 Mar 2012

IBM

Core HR: The Foundation for Business Alignment
sponsored by SuccessFactors
WHITE PAPER: This research brief examines the challenges facing HR, and details how to lay the technology foundation to support successful core HR service delivery.
Posted: 25 Feb 2014 | Published: 30 Jun 2013

SuccessFactors

Case Study: Mortgage Lender Efficiently Evaluates Corporate Performance
sponsored by TIBCO Software Inc.
CASE STUDY: A retail mortgage lender needed to combat data silos to gain up-to-date information on key performance metrics. Explore how they were able to efficiently define, deploy, and maintain reports on corporate performance, leading to better-informed decisions and plans.
Posted: 06 Apr 2016 | Published: 31 Dec 2011

TIBCO Software Inc.

Use Dynamic Case Management to Achieve Dramatic Business Results
sponsored by IBM
EGUIDE: Unsure if dynamic case management (DCM) is the right strategy for your organization?  In this e-guide, Neil Ward-Duton, co founder and research director of MWD Advisors answers top DCM questions and reveals its key benefits to business success.
Posted: 18 Sep 2014 | Published: 18 Sep 2014

IBM
 
 
CPM DEFINITION (continued): …  tasks and put them down in an ordered (sequenced) list.Create a flowchart or other diagram showing each task in relation to the others.Identify the critical and non-critical relationships (paths) among tasks.Determine the expected completion or execution time for each task.Locate or devise alternatives (backups) for the most critical paths.The CPM was developed in the 1950s by DuPont, and was first used in missile-defense construction projects. Since that time, the CPM has been adapted to other fields including hardware and software product research and development. Various computer programs are … 
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