Work Units

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A work unit is an OPF process component that models a functionally cohesive operation that may be performed by one or more producers as part of one or more endeavor-specific processes.


The typical objectives of work units are to:

Work Units

The OPF class library of reusable process components contains the following predefined instances of work units:


The following figure is a UML class diagram that illustrates the inheritance, aggregation, and association relationships between the various kinds of work units and other OPF components (producers and work products):

Figure of Work Units Components Activities Tasks Techniques Work Products Producers