ProjectManager by Project Manager Online
ProjectManager.com is an Online Project Management Software developed by New Zealand company Project Manager Online Ltd. Their online project management software is also available through ProjectPlan.com.
Jason Westland, the founder and CEO of Project Manager Online Ltd, has had a very active role in project management since year 2000 when him and Craig Nicholson launched Method123.com, the first company to release project management templates on the web. In 2006, Method123 launched MPMM which included Method123 project management methodology toolset for project managers.
ProjectManager.com is exclusively available on-line through the Web. Some of the key features of ProjectManager.com are: Project Dashboard, Project Resource Planning, Online Gantt Chart, Task Management, Timesheet Tracker, Risks and Issues Tracking, Expenses Tracking, Online File Storage, Microsoft Project Files Import and Online Collaboration.
Project Manager Online markets its online tool as: The Best Way to Manage your Projects, Trusted by Teams in 100 Countries. They also market themselves as a viable alternative to Microsoft Project. Project Manager Online also maintains the projectplan.com brand web site where they market their solution as: Create and Share Your Plans Online.
There are three four packages available: Starter at $25 per month (1 user, Up to 10GB), Team at $45 per month (3 users, Up to 30GB), Business at $115 per month (10 users, Up to 100GB) and a Custom package for custom requirements. All packages include Unlimited projects and Free client logins. As part of the registration process, ProjectManager.com provides a 30 Day Free Trial period.
Update May 15, 2012: ProjectManager.com changed the structure of their package pricing: Starter is at $25 per user per month (valid for 1 to 5 users), Team is at $20 per user per month (valid for 6 to 10 users), Business is at $15 per user per month (valid for +10 users). Prices are incremental: first 5 users are $25 each, the next 5 users are just $20 each. All packages include Unlimited Projects, Free Client Logins and FREE File Storage. The Free Trial for 30 days is also in place.
Project Manager Online Ltd. maintains head office in Auckland, New Zealand. Their servers are hosted with USA company LiquidWeb Inc.
Posted on June 05, 2011