If a proven process is not available, it will be necessary to develop a process for
use on the project which conforms to the stage, step, task construct.
Once this has been done, it is necessary to estimate the resources, both client
and technical, required for the project. This should be expressed by resource type
or role (e.g., Client Accounts Clerk, Systems Analyst, Analyst Programmer) rather
than by individual. It should cover all personnel resources required, both full and