PMA Consultants Publications with Tag: CPM

6 Publication(s) with Tag: CPM

Scheduling, Fast and Slow


While CPM (critical path method) and GPM (graphical path method) rely on activity-logic networks, and their kinship is undeniable, CPM is an early-date biased, early and late dates calculator and GPM is a planned-date biased, gap/drift/float calculator. […]

A Dissection of Graphical Path Method (GPM®)


With the advent of a novel network scheduling technique, graphical path method, new paradigms are created which, when fully understood, offer planners and schedulers insights into and flexibility around designing and optimizing networks […]

GPM® and Forensic Total Float


The critical path method (CPM) is widely used as a project management tool. Basic to CPM is for the planner to draw a project network first, and then to use CPM software to […]

Graphical Planning Method™


This paper kicks-off a series of treatises on a new, visual, planning-centric process for network-based planning and scheduling. It describes the basic process for configuring a Graphical Planning Method (GPM) plan to the […]