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Dependency Constraints – Deskera PM

Dependency Constraints – Deskera PM

Managing your tasks with Deskera Project Management just became a whole lot easier. With the ability to place dependency constants on certain tasks, we can ensure that primary tasks are completed before secondary and tertiary tasks are preformed. For example, before a product is packaged, it must first have gone through polishing and quality control. By setting up these dependency constrains, we can ensure that key procedures are not missed out and avoid defects and delays. In a few easy steps, we will show you how to set dependency constraints for your tasks in Deskera PM. Step 1: Click on…
Checking Resource Availability with Deskera Open Source Project Management

Checking Resource Availability with Deskera Open Source Project Management

Are you facing problems in meeting project deadlines? Is it because there is no visibility of leaves and resource availability in your project management system? Here is how Deskera Open Source Project Management can help :- When you are assigning resources to tasks in a Project Plan, the resource drop-down will show some resources in red depending on their availability during the task period. If you bring the cursor over these red resources, the tool-tip will tell you which days the resource is on leave. This is very helpful during the planning stage. You can also go ahead and check…
Deskera – New Features (Oct’12)

Deskera – New Features (Oct’12)

We are pleased to announce several enhancements to the Deskera platform. These enhancements include a host of new features, many based on the feedback from our open source community. But before we jump onto that, here is our new video. Check It Out! Introduction To Deskera Deskera CRM: Hidden columns do not show up under Add Records window. So now you can enter leads into CRM a lot quicker and not worry about additional fields The CRM Admin can disable fields so they are not visible to users CRM Custom Reports can be filtered by Products Resource Planning feature added…
Deskera for Android – Screenshots

Deskera for Android – Screenshots

You may have read about the release of Deskera Mobile Apps in an earlier post. Well, here we are with the screenshots of the apps on Android. Please click on the thumbnails below to view larger images. Deskera CRM for Android: Deskera Project Management for Android: Deskera eLeave for Android:
Deskera for iOS – Screenshots

Deskera for iOS – Screenshots

You may have read about the release of Deskera Mobile Apps in an earlier post. Well, here we are with the screenshots of the apps on iOS. Please click on the thumbnails below to view larger images. iDeskera CRMS (Deskera CRM for iOS): iDeskera PM (Deskera PM for iOS): iDeskera Portal (Deskera Portal for iOS):
Deskera Project Management – February’12 Release

Deskera Project Management – February’12 Release

The February release of Project Management by Deskera, among other things, makes the process of setting up and implementing notifications a lot easier for project managers. Let us take a quick look at the new features which are now a part of the project management application: Updated daily notifications to include overdue tasks as per project management timeline. The project manager can decide if these would be automated or require subscription from the team-members Notifications for overdue tasks can also be sent manually from the project by the project manager. A team member need not necessarily be subscribed for the…
Deskera Project Management – August Release

Deskera Project Management – August Release

We are pleased to announce the latest release of Deskera Project Management. The new release contains enhancements on Critical Path Analysis using PERT among other enhancements which would make your project management better, easier and faster. Highlights of the new Deskera PM Release: Critical Path Analysis & PERT- Critical Path can be determined using PERT technique The Critical Path could be displayed on the GANTT chart now. Critical tasks are highlighted in red while the green lines show the free time between tasks Default duration differences could be configured at Company, Project or Task level for use in PERT The…
PERT – An Essential Tool in Project Management

PERT – An Essential Tool in Project Management

PERT, or Program Evaluation and Review Technique, has long been an important tool for project managers. It allows analysis of the involved tasks in completing a given project, especially the time needed to complete each task, and identifying the minimum time needed to complete the total project. In addition, it clearly highlights the critical steps and the critical path, enabling better decision making. There a few rules that are generally followed while designing PERT charts: Conventions: A PERT chart should have event numbers in multiple of tens (10, 20, 30, etc.) to allow insertion of additional events at a later…
Create Templates for Repetitive Tasks with Deskera Project Management

Create Templates for Repetitive Tasks with Deskera Project Management

How often does it happen that a project/event requires a particular set of activities or tasks that were part of a different project/event. Wouldn't it be great if there was an easy way to capture these as a set and then use them at the click of a button when creating a new plan? Well, you don't have to wish anymore - Deskera Project Management makes it a reality. With Deskera, it is as easy as 1,2,3. Select the task(s) from an existing or a new plan that are likely to be replicated elsewhere. Save these task(s) as a template…