• In opposite to the other knowledge areas in the PMBOK® the project communications management is not directly described by the pattern of «plan», «execute», and «control». Instead of this the internal structure of this knowledge area is a collection of topics

Project Communications Management

The Project Communications Management has to "[...] employ the processes to ensure timely and appropriate generation, collection, distribution, storage, retrieval, and ultimate disposition of project information." The main task of those processes is "[...] to provide the critical links among people and information that are necessary for successful communications":

(comp. PMBOK3, p. 221)