Gantt charts for planning and scheduling projects

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A Gantt chart is a graphical representation of task segments within a given time scale. The Gantt chart helps project managers in planning and monitoring project development or resource allocation. The left hand column in a Gantt chart is a list of all the tasks that pertain to the project at hand. The horizontal axis is a time scale that is expressed either in absolute or relative time.

In a Gantt chart, each task takes up one row with dates running across the horizontal axis in increments of days, weeks or months. The bars in the Gantt chart visually show the start and end dates of each task in a project. Tasks may run sequentially, in parallel or overlap each other.

Example of Gantt chart

Schedule projects using a Gantt chart:
  • Assess time characteristics to a project.
  • Show the task order.
  • Define resources involved.
  • Display links between scheduled tasks.
Plan projects using a Gantt chart:
  • Monitor project completion.
  • Display results of changes made to task activities.
  • Show links and relationships between scheduled tasks.

Use Product:

  • Project Management Software
  • Gantt Chart
  • Project Planning
  • Resource Planning
  • Multiproject Planning
  • Creating One-Click Reports
  • Creating Project Dashboard

Gantt Chart Examples:

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Product Schedule

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Home Construction

Compatibility: Apple® OS X 10.10 or later
Microsoft® Windows® 7/8.1/10

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