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Do More With PlanningForce Express Planner

April 4, 2011 | By | 1 Reply More

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PlanningForce Express Planner is a free planning software offered by Intelligent Software Company, Belgian company specializing in planning solutions. The company also develops and markets other solutions related to project planning and wished to offer small companies a free way to optimize the planning of their projects and their resources.

All your projects are in one file and you share resources between projects. The big difference with other free software is that this software has a scheduling engine that automatically solves all the problems of over-utilization of resources; result is a realistic schedule in which we can trust.


What you can do and get with Express Planner.

You play with all the dimensions of projects and tasks such as resource requirements, duration, progress and date constraints.

You create and organize your resources to reflect the organization of your business. You have the freedom to define the availability of your resources by using calendars.

You share resources between projects while eliminating over-utilization problems thanks to the automatic scheduling engine.

The automatic scheduling process calculates automatically realistic start and end dates of tasks and projects.

You obtain up to 6 reports which can be printed in several formats (html, Excel, PowerPoint…)

This application is very easy to handle and a first schedule can be obtained in minutes. A community is made available to users, they can ask their questions and have many resources such as videos and models of planning.

Features overview of PlanningForce Express Planner

  • Plan unlimited Projects, group of tasks, tasks and milestones;
  • Apply Date constraints and goals;
  • Create unlimited resources, contract dates and daily intensity;
  • Create individual and global calendars;
  • Eliminate over-allocation issues thanks to an automatic scheduling engine;
  • End-dates and start-dates of projects and tasks are automatically calculated;
  • Generate up to 6 reports to share your plan results;

This planning software is ideal for small companies wishing to plan their projects and anticipate the impact of new projects within their current portfolio. This Free Planning Software is available for both Mac and Windows.
Gone are the days when we had as many files as projects, everything is centralized in one.
Download PlanningForce Express Planner here