Unique, complex task to be undertaken in a defined time period and having a defined content, involving participants from several user departments.
A complex structure of tasks within a controlling area. It is used to control and monitor the schedule, resources, capacities, cost, revenues, and funds availability.
Business undertaking, involving a predetermined goal, which is to be achieved with prescribed funds and operating resources, to an agreed level of quality, and by a particular date.
A project differs from routine transactions, most particularly in that it involves an element of risk with regard to: