Project Management Software You’re looking for project management software for a reason, right? Something is broken. Either your current tool isn’t working for you or you don’t have one and your processes are a mess. [Agile Tool Review] - Moovia - Team Collaboration Network [We review Agile tools. Have you seen our Agile tools list?] In the highly populated space of project management applications, a lot of them have features that support the team-community, collaboration, and communication. For some tools, this is part of the service offering. For others, it’s the driving factor of their tool.
10 great online collaboration tools for designers Individuals in design teams don't always work together in the same office. You may be positioned in distributed groups, or working from home, and clients can come from all over the world. This is where collaboration tools come in – they make it easier and faster for designers to get feedback and approve artwork in a professional manner, and they come in all sort of forms, from free Android apps to Chrome extensions. Here we gather together some of the best available online tools to allow designers to collaborate together in real time.
Annotation and Notetaking tools Definition: There are available downloads, applications, and plug-ins that allow you to take notes, share them with other researchers, attach them to digital resources, and more. Tools: A.nnotate.com: an "online annotation, collaboration, and indexing system for documents and images, supporting PDF and MS Office formats...lets you easily give, collect and store detailed notes on documents and web pages" (Free, web-based)Annotator's Workbench: "a software tool that enables depositors to create a collection from a set of existing video files, segment that collection at several levels, create annotations for those segments, assign controlled vocabulary terms to segments, and control access to parts of the collection." Created by the EVIA Project.
Change Management with in-Step Managing change requests can be a challenging task: First, they must be standardized and then prioritized. And finally, the consequences they have in regard to costs and workload have to be accurately estimated. in-Step offers simple, form-based recording of change requests, manages change request versions and maintains a change history, uses impact analysis to reliably estimate costs and workload, lets you define reports freely. With in-Step, change management and traceability are a piece of cake. With in-Step you can also
Google+ takes on Facebook. Is Basecamp next? - TNW Google With Google slowly pulling all the strings together between their various products, tightening them into Google+, and giving users a more streamlined experience, it’s possible that they might have a serious contender for Basecamp and other project management tools on their hands. Of course it’s not quite there yet, there are certain features that are lacking but even as is, Google offers a great option for a new or small business that doesn’t want to spring for a paid project management suite. You can get as creative as you want with how you put Google+ to use. Communication Google clearly has this part down. Whether it’s public communication, private messages, chat, or even video chats, Google+ has it all.
Get Started with AgileEVM A note from Brent Barton, Agile Advantage co-founder We are thrilled to announce that Rally Software has acquired Agile Advantage. Chris Sterling and I co-founded Agile Advantage to address the challenges we face at the confluence “where Agile meets Business.” Rally is committed to solving the same problems. Google+ Basecamp Competitor? I just got done reading the well written (and long!) post over on The Next Web about how Google+ may be a great alternative to, or competitor, for Basecamp. The article entitled “How Google+ could become an essential business tool” suggests: Google offers a great option for a new or small business that doesn’t want to spring for a paid project management suite. You can get as creative as you want with how you put Google+ to use… The rest of the post illustrates ways to use Google plus to assign tasks, share/spread files, etc.
How to build your collaboration footprint How to build your collaboration footprint Right now, there is one career-boosting habit that is guaranteed to add a bit of va va voom to your workplace mobility. Collaboration. Put simply, it’s how you work with people outside your usual area to create great things. Product Tour tasks Easily create tasks for yourself or assign one to a teammate. projects Organize your tasks into shared lists or boards for your initiatives, meetings, and programs. sections and columns
Klok - Personal Time Tracking made Easy - Free Software Aggregate reporting across Klok Pro users and projects Track time across multiple team members No hosting fees No servers to set up Windows/Mac Klokwork Team Connector The Klokwork Team Connector allows you to setup your project lists and share them among your entire team. Each team member can submit timesheet data to a centralized location for further reporting. Using this connector, you can integrate Klok with the Klokwork Team Console or even your own existing time tracking system. Build a Free and Viabile Basecamp Alternative with Joomla Basecamp ushered in an era of simplistic, no-frills project management brought on by saturation of complicated project management software like Microsoft Project. Since then, many SaaS (Software-as-a-Service) project managers popped up in competition with Basecamp and it’s model. Another era began roughly around the same time.
About Juxta is an open-source tool for comparing and collating multiple witnesses to a single textual work. Originally designed to aid scholars and editors examine the history of a text from manuscript to print versions, Juxta offers a number of possibilities for humanities computing and textual scholarship. As a standalone desktop application, Juxta allows users to complete many of the necessary operations of textual criticism on digital texts (TXT and XML). With this software, you can add or remove witnesses to a comparison set, switch the base text at will. Once you’ve collated a comparison, Juxta also offers several kinds of analytic visualizations. By default, it displays a heat map of all textual variants and allows the user to locate — at the level of any textual unit — all witness variations from the base text.