This software allows management of multiple interrelated projects in the company.
RationalPlan Project Server by Stand By Soft is a project management tool. It is capable of handling multiple interrelated projects. Multiple users may be accessing the server at the same time to make necessary changes. The tool is addressed to users who need to work as a team on common tasks and projects. It provides a centralized management solution for a company`s projects. Project managers will be able to plan projects, allocate resources, track progress, manage budgets and analyze progress of course. This can be done on all the on-going projects at any time. Project teams on all of these interlinked projects are able to update project data, monitor progress and all the other related data on these projects. One of the biggest advantage is you get an overall view of the resource situation so that allocation can be done efficiently.
Documents are managed so that versions are tracked. Project plan versioning is thus have to be strictly controlled. Anyone who has worked with a large team that has to depend on documents knows how version control have to be absolutely right to make sure everybody has the latest information. Areas of project management that`s covered include WBS construction, project planning and scheduling to critical path management, over allocated resources detection, progress tracking, cost estimation etc. With such a collaboration tool it is essential to manage a multi tiered access control to have effective, no problems collaboration. The interface is easy to use, you have to have project management background of course. The product is still in beta form. It`ll thus be good to stay in touch with the user community through the forum provided on the publisher`s web site.