New PMBoK version

January 2013: A new PMBOK version (V5) is freely available for download on the PMI Web site for PMI Members

Main new features are

  • Stake holders management is no more included in communications, and is now a domain with 4 processes 
      • Identify stakeholders
      • Plan Stakeholders management
      • Manage stakeholder Engagement
      • Control stakeholder engagement
  • the domains: Scope,Time and Cost, have now their own management plan process beside the other management plan processes.(for domains: Integration, Quality, Human resources, Communications, Risks and procurement)  :
    • Plan Scope Management
    • Plan Schedule Management
    • Plan Cost Management

By the way, Requirements Management Plan output has been moved from the "collect requirements" process to the the new process: "Plan Scope Management".

12 processus (on 42) have been renamed.