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TOPIC: What-If Scenario vs. Simulation?

What-If Scenario vs. Simulation? 2 years 4 months ago #17244

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What are the differences between what-if scenario analysis and simulation during the Develop Schedule process?

What-If Scenario vs. Simulation? 2 years 4 months ago #17264

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What-if scenarios is a "questioning" technique, e.g., what if scenario X happens, then how many days should I add?
Simulation is more complex since it is computer generated scenarios where you can add data to assess various outcomes. It is usually used in risk management.
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