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Project Resources

Resources are the people who work on a project. They can be assigned roles and allocated tasks, which enables tracking of effort and estimation of time to complete. You also define the effort, risks and metrics to support resource management.

You allocate resources and update and delete the allocations using the Construct window. You can also review and delete listed allocated resources using the Resource Allocation window.



Start > Explore > Properties > Construct

The Construct window displays, defaulting to the 'Resource Allocation' page.

Adding a resource to an element in the Resource Allocation window.

Construct > Task Management > Resources


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Allocate a resource to an element.

Resource Allocation

Record additional project management information for an element.

Effort Management Risk Management Metrics

Obtain a report of resource allocation details.

Resource Report

Configure Project Management data and populate the drop-down lists used on the Project Management widows.

Roles Clients Effort Types Metric Types Risk Types


  • In the Corporate, Unified and Ultimate editions of Enterprise Architect, if User Security is enabled, you must have 'Manage Project Settings' permission to perform Resource Allocation and to update and manage project resources, effort, metrics and risks

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