Questions tagged [project-management]

software for the management of a project, be it roadmap, issue tracking, support tickets, collaborative development, or related tasks.

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Free incident management tool for more than 50 users

In our DevOps team (~10) we get a few bug reports, change requests or incident reports per week. These modest volumes don't merit an application like TopDesk, so I wondered if someone knows of a good (...
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What project planning software includes resource leveling and is cheaper than Microsoft Project?

Microsoft Project is one of the most robust project planning tools I've seen thus far. But, it's also fairly expensive. I've played with some free tools but none of the ones I've found include ...
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Open source equivalent to Trello?

I have registered and started to try Trello, from https://trello.com today, and it looks very nice. I can use it for my own lists, however I will perhaps not be able to share with people for projects, ...
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Scrum workflow software

I just got hired as a technical director in a new design agency and I would like to set up a proper way to manage projects in the company based on SCRUM techniques. At the moment we use Bambam which ...
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Product creation / management software for physical appliance

I'm looking for product management software. I don't mean project management software like Jira, Redmine or new agile ones like PivotalTracker. I mean software to manage (and possibly design) a ...
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Which simple project management software running on our own intranet server allows time tracking?

I'm looking for a simple project management software that can be installed on our own server and allows time tracking. The features I need are as follows: support for several projects support for ...
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Open Source Gantt Chart Applications

I would like an open source program to create Gantt Charts ?
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New software team lead, looking to upgrade tools

I recently promoted to the Technical Project Manager role for the small software company I work for. We produce one main product that is supported by numerous smaller products. At any given time we ...
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Combined kanban and gantt chart project management tool

Current we use Trello for project management of tasks, along with Gantt charts drawn in Google Sheets. The problem is that this is all associated to a project, but our team runs up to 10 projects at a ...
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Desktop based project management/organizer for Linux?

I need a really simple project manager for Linux (Lubuntu). I want to track to-do items, bugs, etc; and I also need to organize all the tasks in a Gantt diagram. Currently I'm using a plain txt file ...
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Software to extract and organize data from pdf and word files

I'm an engineer working on some project, and I have a lot of documents to deal with. Even if those documents are organized by themes and dates, it's taking me more and more time to find the ...
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Web Based Project Management software with Scrum and Kanban

So as a background of what is going on: I am starting up a company in which will be dealing with game development, the problem comes where as many things a start-up is exactly that. Starting up, ...
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Low-overhead Git self-hosting platform

There are a number of questions about GitHub replacements here. I am looking for one, too. However, I am not willing to install all the myriad of cruft that many of these tools like Gitlab require … ...
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A todo app that allows specifying task duration and more

I want a todo app that allows me to specify these things for each task: an estimate of how long the task will take any dependencies, i.e. other tasks the reason for doing the app, i.e. reward due ...
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Mind mapping tool that supports many parents OR task manager tool that supports many dependencies between tasks and also visualizing tasks as a graph?

I can phrase this question in two ways: What are some mind mapping tools that support nodes that connect to more than one parents, without cycles? - Or - What are some task manager tools that ...
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Task tracking across multiple projects

I'm looking for an app with these features: Able to create projects or some way to strongly group tasks Able to add tasks with due dates Able to assign tasks to a person Able to write comments to a ...
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Simple gantt-like timeline chart tool?

I'd like to plan a travel itinerary in a Gantt-chart-like fashion. This is what I'd like: Zoom in down to resolution of less than an hour, zoom out to resolution of months Ability to set "task" start/...
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How do you document your work/progress/things you learnt?

I am getting obsessed of finding a simple tool/app to let me easily document the work I have done each day, write notes about it, and document the things I have learnt. In essence, it is something ...
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Looking for a project management tool that would serve as a mix of Scrum and Kanban

I have a medium sized team, no more than 15 people at all times and I am looking for a tool that is a mix between Scrum and Kanban (we are not consistent on one methodology). Besides that the tool ...
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Task manager with two-way Google Calendar sync

I'm looking for a task manager service that offers two-way sync with Google Calendar (for tasks with due and/or start dates). My requirements: Two-way (near) instant sync with a secondary Google ...
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Take notes and organize tasks by project, prioritiy, and urgency

Project organization I'm looking for a note taking and organizer/task management application. What I'm using it for I'm a freelance web developer and I have many projects at any given time, and each ...
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Project management plugin that provides gantt charts, issue dependencies for Github

I have been using GitHub to coordinate development of scientific computing software. The developers I work with are awesome and can manage servers, code in anything, etc (e.g. we host Redmine, ...
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ToDo manager with dependencies and events

I am looking for a ToDo list application. Functional properties Required some descriptive text per item zero to n other ToDo items the current item depends on state (open/done/disabled (while ...
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Getting Things Done (GTD) web or cross-platform app

I'm looking for a Getting Things Done type application with some scheduling capabilities. Here are the features I need: ability to automatically reschedule a task either from the last time it was ...
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Free self-hosted project management with time tracking

It should be a free web application for self-hosting. Source code must be available. Those would be the optimal features: Access from mobile devices should be easy Multiple projects support Multi ...
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Software which integrates project management, routines and daily todolist

Lately I have been looking for a software to better organize my life. I found a plethora of project management software, todolist software and other stuff. What I really need is a software which ...
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Track changes in a shared project folder

I frequently work together with colleagues on projects. To make it easy we create project folders (network drives) which contain all kind of information to the project. Often these are new product ...
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Free online bug tracker / to-do listing for personal use

I'm a mobile app developer and I'm looking for a free online bug/issue tracker for use only by me. At the moment I'm using a simple doc file to list all closed, in progress, resolved etc... issues ...
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Looking for an on-premise agile project management software

I am looking for recommendations for an agile project management tool that is on-premise. Due to security requirements we cannot use online solutions. Besides this the tool should: • Support Agile (...
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What open source software exists to run an Institutional Review Board (IRB)?

Is there open source software that a hospital's IRB can run which permits electronic submission and ongoing management? For it to be useful it needs to have an active (or at least more active than ...
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App that can sync tasks with a CalDAV server

Before I go into the actual question, let me give you some context. I am running my own instance of ownCloud which allows me to host my own CalDAV server among other things. I use an app called ...
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Websites manager or organizer

I run many separate local business websites. Each one has: different owner different URL different usernames & passwords different hosting different domain expiration date different SEO problems ...
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Shipment Goods Tracking software / Storing and retrieving information

I have a question regarding storing and retrieving shipping data information. I searched the web and failed perhaps because I was using the wrong search terms but this is the situation: We need a ...
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Creating set of tasks with email reminder

I am looking for a web app that has the following feature: I have a template for a workflow (task) that consists of smaller subtasks that need to be done one after another. The due dates for the ...
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Open source project management software

I need a web based project management software. It should basically have: Issue tracker Wiki (not mandatory) Git integration Progress It should be open source and I should be able to install it onto ...
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Free Microsoft Project file (.mpp) viewer

I am looking for a Microsoft Project file (.mpp) viewer with the following characteristics: free for files of all sizes (this rules out Project Viewer 365 which is only free for files up to 2 MB) ...
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Calendar with task <-> events integration (or Gannt with high time resolution)

I want to manage my time spent on different projects in a similar way as in real project management, but with higher time resolution. I've asked a similar question on PM, but it was closed as OT ...
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Task and resource management for non-projects

I am looking for a tool for managing tasks assigned to my team; there are lots of options for this such as Asana, but I also want to manage my team members as resources. There are some tools for ...
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Program to visually organize family trees

I'm a fiction writer, and I love designing my worlds and everything about them. I'm also highly visual, so I need to map/sketch/design things out so I can see how they look and work together. One ...
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Need a team checklist/workflow application

We have several processes that we want everyone on the team to follow. The process could be slightly different depending on the task, and it would be great to be able to see a high-level chart showing ...
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Digital production management software that is flexible enough to cater its quirks?

Digital production has its own quirks and they vary heavily from one project to another. Some projects are largely focused on animation, other may be focused solely modelling and rigging, or just ...
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Ticket tracking project management workflow software

I'm looking for a piece of software that fulfills the following requirements. I've exhausted my search capabilities. Version control integration (SVN preferred) Tickets support custom fields, ...
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Team status board

I'm looking for a free (hosted) web application similar to Rollcall or WorkingOn, where members of a team (with more than 20 members) can post updates on what they are currently working on. ...
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Tools to manage solo software project

I will describe exactly what I'm looking to do that suits my subjective most productive way of working on solo projects (no collaboration with anyone whatsoever) that people may or may not agree with ...
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Versioning system for translations

I am looking for a versioning/tracking system (commercial or free it doesn't matter) to handle the translations of a large number of documents that are constantly under development. The text can ...
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Software to plan my education path or, more broadly, visualise and reorder a list of unique strings

The task I, a high school student, wish to plan my remaining years of secondary and post-secondary school. (I am mostly concerned with high school right now though.) I am lucky to have so broad a ...
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Multi user task management software

I'm looking for a software which can replace my Excel solution I'm using now. I create tasks in an Excel file, people concerned can take it from a share folder, see if any work needs to be done, if so ...
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Suitable product for job management

A group at my work are looking for software to help with job management in the workplace. The work environment is a laboratory and flows roughly as follows: items come in items may require one or ...
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Github-like collaboration platform [duplicate]

The place I do volunteer work for would like to switch from svn to git, and we really love the collaboration features of github. Unfortunately the $300/year cost for a private organisation account is ...
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Software Planning Tool

I'm currently designing a medium-sized piece of software and I have many features/ideas that I want to be able to write down and store in an organized manner. I am looking for some kind of software to ...

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