AJAX MICROWAVE OVEN PROTOTYPE SOURCING:APA FORMAT WITH REFERENCES - 22618

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Ajax is about to embark on a project involving the design, manufacture and introduction of a new microwave oven.  The first three activities and the immediate predecessors are:
 
      Activity Predecessor
                 A       Prototype Design none
                 B      Acquisition of Materials A
                 C      Prototype Construction B

However, it has not yet been decided whether the prototype materials will be purchased from a vendor (taking two weeks) or produced in another Ajax division (four weeks).  What are the implications of this regarding usage of any standard project scheduling technique? Respond to at least two of your classmates’ postings.

 

Please be sure to:
1) Answer the question asked,
2) Answer all the parts of the question asked.

Consider that vendor sourcing will take 2 weeks whereas internal Ajax sourcing will take 4 weeks.  This timing relates to Activity B.

In the case of Discussion 2, you need to:
1)  Identify the implications of prototype material sourcing according to any standard project scheduling technique?  You want to discuss timing implications and how you will make the choice as to whether the timing implications are or are not important enough to influence the choice of source.
2) 
Respond to at least two of your classmates.
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