[UPHPU] planning, tracking, reporting, project management
Wade Preston Shearer
wadeshearer.lists at me.com
Fri Jan 6 17:15:55 MST 2012
I've been playing with a trial of Pivotal Tracker for the past two hours and am really liking it thus far. It looks like it will be a good tool for designers, developers, and management. It has the web app, iOS app, and a Mac OS native mini-app.
On 6 Jan 2012, at 17:10, Richard Esplin wrote:
> I have seen teams successfully use:
> * Basecamp
> * Jira Greenhopper
> * Trello
> * Scrumy
> * Wrike
> All are primarily web based, comparatively inexpensive (some are freeware), and none are open source. Not sure about mobile clients.
> Perhaps one will fit your style.
> On Friday January 6 2012 15:02:47 Wade Preston Shearer <wadeshearer.lists at me.com> wrote:
>> When it comes to projects/task management, I like less features than more and a nice, clean UI. If I'm going to be using something every day, it needs be easy and enjoyable. It also needs an iOS app (or at least a good mobile version).
>> My team has been using Flow  for the past several months. It's really nice, but it's WAY over-priced for what it does. All it is is a list. Generally this is sufficient for me, but I'm finding I need more than a list. I need to see project status, burn-down charts, and be able to track projects, bugs, and backlogs. Most of the time when you ask for those features though you get a massively bloated app. I stubbled across PlanBox and Pivotal Tracker today though and am intrigued.
>> Has anyone used these apps/services?
>> Plan Box
>> Pivotal Tracker
>> I like how Pivotal has a native iOS app and an API (in case I want to feed bugs into it).
>> Any other tools you'd recommend?
>>  http://getflow.com
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