Project Manager Online Ltd

February 07, 2011 09:30 ET

Latest Project Tracking Software Release Offers New Resource Management Options

LA HABRA, CALIFORNIA--(Marketwire - Feb. 7, 2011) -, the online project tracking software, is offering new resource management options with its latest release.

Project Manager Online Ltd., the parent company and creator of, announced today that they have just released the latest version of their popular project tracking software. The newest release of gives the project manager even more control over critical resource management features that are necessary to help ensure resources are assigned and tasks are successfully being worked on and completed.

"Proper resource management on a project is one of the most critical functions that a project manager performs," states Jason Westland, president and CEO of Project Manager Online Ltd. "If the project manager fails to efficiently assign and track resources or fully utilize resources on assigned tasks for the project, the entire engagement may be doomed to failure. Keeping resources focused and engaged on the project tasks at hand and ensuring that those resources know what they're supposed to be working on at all times is critical. Our product gives the project manager the capability to successfully manage all aspect of resource tracking on the project."

With the resource management functionality in, the project manager can:

  • Easily define project tasks and assign resources to them from a defined pool of resources
  • Check tasks to ensure that all tasks successfully have resources assigned to them
  • Track resource progress on all assigned tasks
  • Use resource views to ensure resources aren't over or under allocated on the project
  • Create custom resource management reports to accommodate reporting needs on the project is currently being used by more than 20,000 project professionals around the world and its user base is growing fast – even in this down economy. Project Manager Online focuses on the true needs of their customer and their growing user community seems to appreciate that.

Project Manager Online is a relatively small company based in New Zealand. With thirty employees in three countries, over 80% of their user base is in the US and they therefore maintain "US time" for much of their staff to ensure they are successfully supporting those using their product.

They are a smaller company, but don't let that fool you. The project management newsletter they produce has a readership of over one million per week – larger even than Project Management Institute's (PMI) newsletter.

Project Manager Online is offering their product as a free thirty day trial. Project managers can signup and check out all of its features. It's completely web-based – nothing to download or install at all. In fact, an entire project team can sign up for the free trials and test out all of's collaboration features for a month on an existing project to see if it's going to fit the needs of the project and your company.

Go online and check out all of its many features. If you're still interested, signup for the free trial or go ahead and purchase a full user license. For either option, visit the product website at

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