A hierarchy of all the products to be produced during a plan.
a hierarchy of deliverable products which are required to be produced on the project. It forms the base document from which the execution strategy and product-based work breakdown structure may be derived. It provides a guide for configuration control documentation.
A product breakdown structure (PBS) is an exhaustive, hierarchical tree structure of components that make up a project deliverable, arranged in whole-part relationship. A PBS can help clarify what is to be delivered by the project and can help build a work breakdown structure.
A Breakdown of a Product's physical description into demands for specific types of manufacturing Capability. This breakdown establishes the Baseline for the determination of the types of personnel and manufacturing Facilities which will be required to produce the product. It can also serve as the basis for establishing the time requirements for the individual manufacturing operations involved in developing required schedule relationships. www.sceaonline.net Keyword(s): Product Breakdown Structure (PBS)
In project management, a product breakdown structure (PBS) is an exhaustive, hierarchical tree structure of components that make up a item, arranged in whole-part relationship.