MS Project and Outlook
MS Project and Outlook integration and plug-ins promises organizations enhanced collaboration on initiatives.
Organizations seeking such a combination, however, should give TrackerSuite.Net consideration as a powerful and potentially lower cost alternative that offers out-of-the-box integration with their Microsoft Outlook email platform, as well as an array of features not available in Microsoft Project.
Out of the Box Outlook Integration
TrackerSuite.Net, surfaced in the Microsoft Outlook client, offers a solution with instant deployment, that allows users to collaborate on projects, tasks, status reports, documents, schedules, budgets, staff allocation, time reporting, job cost roll-ups and more, all within the email client they use every day.
Users can synchronize their tasks in Outlook with tasks in TrackerSuite.Net. TrackerSuite.Net also offers integration features not available in Microsoft Project, including the ability to drag-and-drop emails from Outlook to a TrackerSuite.Net folder, to create project documents, tasks and support tickets.
Simplify Project and Portfolio Management
TrackerSuite.Net provides an array of features organizations can utilize the manage their project portfolios and individual projects effectively, which users can access within their Microsoft Outlook client: dashboards for projects and risks, resource availability views with drill down, task lists and calendars, project home pages, online document storage and more.
TrackerSuite.Net also delivers a number of features unavailable in Microsoft Project, which simplify the user experience as well as providing organizations new ways to leverage their Outlook email system for business processes.
- A role based user interface presents users with only the functions and information they need access to, creating a simpler user experience.
- Users can configure views to suite their personal preferences.
- TrackerSuite.Net offers several modules that can be surfaced in Microsoft Outlook, including solutions for time and expense reporting, support services, purchasing, CRM, invoicing, HR and more. As well as online project management, organizations can leverage these modules for Outlook based help desks, time and billing, paperless accounts payable and more.