Activity on Node Network Diagramming Tool

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This sample shows the Activity on node network diagramming method. It was created in ConceptDraw PRO diagramming and vector drawing software using the Seven Management and Planning Tools solution from the Business Productivity area of ConceptDraw Solution Park.

The Activity-on-Node (also called Precedence Diagramming Method) is a method that uses the nodes or boxes to represent activities and the arrows to show the logical dependencies between activities. The activity information is written in the nodes, it is usually numeric. Each activity has a unique number.

There are 4 relationships between activities:

  • finish-to-start,
  • start-to-start,
  • finish-to-finish,
  • start-to-finish.
The Activity-on-Node (AON) that shows which activities must be completed in order to other activities will start is called “finish-to-start”. It is the most used relationship.

Example.1 Activity on Node Network Diagramming Tool - Activity on Node Network Diagramming Method

Use the ready-to-use objects, templates and samples from the Seven Management and Planning Tools Solution for ConceptDraw PRO to create your own professional looking activity on nodes network diagrams quick and easy.

The activity on nodes diagrams produced with ConceptDraw PRO are vector graphic documents and are available for reviewing, modifying, and converting to a variety of formats (image, HTML, PDF file, MS PowerPoint Presentation, Adobe Flash or MS Visio XML).

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Compatibility: Apple® OS X 10.10 or later
Microsoft® Windows® 7/8.1/10

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