Project: A temporary endeavor undertaken to create a unique product, service
Program: A group of related projects managed in a coordinated way.
Source: A Guide to the Project Management Body of Knowledge (PMBOK¬ Guide),
2000 Edition © Project Management Institute,ć 191
Project: A complex effort, usually less than three years
in duration, made up of interrelated tasks performed by various organizations,
with a well-defined objective, schedule and budget.
Program: A long-term undertaking that is usually made up of more than
Source: Archibald, Russell D., Managing High-Technology Programs and Projects,
Second Edition. 1992, John Wiley & Sons, 24