Keep your projects organized
Microsoft Project Standard 2013 is an excellent tool for collaboration, task management and communication. Usage of client and web apps becomes much easier and simpler.
Cloud service is an unbelievable breakthrough in the sphere of project management.
With the help of a cloud-based service, it is rather convenient to manage projects remotely, your team members may work in different buildings, cities or even countries – it is not an obstacle anymore.
This version is highly integrated with SharePoint. Now all tasks may be managed in one overview area. SharePoint may be used as the database of your ideas and all data files may be imported from there.
The report tools are completely new. They provide managers with an opportunity to create wide-ranging reports, adding important comments and notes and using them in the other Office applications.
One renovation that is more significant is the opportunity to use templates. In previous versions in order to use templates, users required Visio and Excel applications. Now it is possible to use them directly in Project.
The integration of Lync communicator permits to monitor the presence of your team and contact them via SMS or VOIP call.
Due visualization of event mapping, it is possible to choose any event you need and mark it with a certain color.
Rich, out-of-the-box reporting tools within a familiar Office-like experience help you quickly and easily measure progress and resource allocation
Timeline view helps you visualize your project to deliver stellar presentations to your team, executives, and stakeholders
Enhanced tools like Team Planner help you see and amend potential problems before they can affect your schedule
Task Path highlighting in the Gantt Chart lets you know how your tasks come together and helps you identify which tasks are the most critical to your project's success
Set tasks to "Inactive" and quickly analyze "what if" scenarios without recreating your entire project plan
Works well with Office, Office 365, SharePoint, and Lync, to give you a complete collaborative project management system