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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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CPMReports
 
Systems of Engagement: The Future of Enterprise IT
sponsored by Hewlett-Packard Limited
WEBCAST: In this brief on-demand video, Forrester Research Vice President and Principal Analyst John McCarthy describes how systems of engagement are shaping the future of enterprise IT. Tune in to learn more today.
Posted: 07 Mar 2014 | Premiered: Feb 21, 2013

Hewlett-Packard Limited

How Consolidated Communications Holidings, Inc Achieved 100% Detection
sponsored by IBM
CASE STUDY: Consolidated Communications Holdings, Inc. needed to avoid business disruptions and remove the need to set thresholds as they continued to grow their organization. The following white paper explores how they were able to do so by adopting the right predictive management solution.
Posted: 14 Jul 2014 | Published: 14 Jul 2014

IBM

Solutions for Accounting + Financials: Invoice Processing
sponsored by Perceptive Software
WHITE PAPER: Find out how the combination of process and content management products can optimize your accounts payable process, and uncover the ins-and-outs of 3 different invoice processing solutions.
Posted: 15 Jul 2014 | Published: 31 Dec 2012

Perceptive Software

How Metrics Can Save Your Corporate Strategy
sponsored by HP & Intel®
WHITE PAPER: Consult the following brief white paper to uncover how with the right BI framework and metric measuring ability, you can monitor the entire life cycle of your corporate goals, ultimately enabling a successful execution.
Posted: 19 Mar 2014 | Published: 19 Mar 2014

HP & Intel®

A Manager’s Guide to Perfecting Performance Management: How to Transform Your Employee Review Process
sponsored by Ultimate Software
WHITE PAPER: Experts agree that traditional, once-a-year employee reviews are holding back business performance. This resource counts down six simple steps that will help you perfect employee performance management at your organization.
Posted: 24 Jul 2013 | Published: 30 Apr 2013

Ultimate Software

We Used to Schedule Repairs, Now We Predict Them
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: Access the following white paper to uncover a solution to the conventional ad hoc approach to system maintenance. Learn about predictive maintenance and how it can detect problems and areas of attention way before it causes your business severe downtime and slowed productive processes.
Posted: 07 Feb 2014 | Published: 07 Feb 2014

IBM

HP Advanced Information Services for SAP HANA
sponsored by Hewlett-Packard Company
WHITE PAPER: In this brief two page white paper, you will discover a new appliance exploiting in memory computing capabilities offered by HP and SAP. Find out how this innovative approach enables you to rapidly analyze greater volumes of data and accelerate access to the right information.
Posted: 09 Aug 2013 | Published: 09 Aug 2013

Hewlett-Packard Company

Playtech Case Study - HP monitoring tools deliver game-changing uptime
sponsored by Hewlett-Packard Company
WHITE PAPER: Monitoring tools are often used today in order to view the true impact of events. Access this case study white paper that explains how Playtech, a gaming software company, relies on monitoring tools to ensure uninterrupted, high quality service.
Posted: 25 Nov 2013 | Published: 25 Nov 2013

Hewlett-Packard Company

Optimizing ETL: The Key to Accelerating Data‐Driven Business Decisions
sponsored by Syncsort
WHITE PAPER: Whether you’re analyzing information from a data warehouse, reviewing click-stream data to find the latest trends, or running a query on current sales figures, the elapsed time to perform these processes means lost revenue. This article explains the steps you can take when processing your data to reduce elapsed time.
Posted: 26 Mar 2014 | Published: 12 Oct 2009

Syncsort

Del Monte Foods' Cloud Imperative
sponsored by Kenandy
WEBCAST: This video case study explores Del Monte Foods' cloud strategy – including why the food production company decided to move to the cloud and how it alleviated its cloud concerns.
Posted: 06 Jan 2014 | Premiered: Dec 10, 2013

Kenandy
 
 
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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