Seamless Integration for Project Success
Smartsheet® is a cloud-based project management solution that is extremely easy to use – primarily due to its compelling cotllaboration capabilities, built-in templates and familiar interface. It offers detailed project planning and reporting as well as essential resource management capabilities.
With Meisterplan, you will take your Smartsheet®-based project management to the next level
Take your Smartsheet®-based project management to the next level with Meisterplan by expanding your tool chain to include strategic, interdepartmental resource management features and project portfolio planning capabilities. You will gain the ability to interactively simulate different staffing and project scenarios. Plus, you will keep but significantly enhance your existing collaboration workflows.
Cutting Edge Resource Management across Projects – by Focusing on the Essentials
Project managers plan and report their projects, including staff allocations, down to the task level in Smartsheet®. The PMO, on the other hand, is interested in the overview – to quickly and graphically identify challenges in the portfolio – especially regarding projects schedules and new resource requirements. Meisterplan is the tool to find solutions for short term staffing issues, tactical capacity planning and annual portfolio design.
Check out our customer solution pages to learn how your peers balance capacity and demand in Meisterplan.
How to Integrate
Integration between Meisterplan and Smartsheet® is fast, secure and easy. Set it up in three easy steps:
- Create a project summary report covering the relevant projects in Smartsheet®
- Create an access token in Smartsheet®
- Establish a data link in Meisterplan, using your Smartsheet® access token and mapping the fields
Meisterplan is critical to the management of our project portfolio.
Meisterplan opened our eyes to resource bottlenecks and new portfolio solutions.
With Meisterplan we have an always up to date visualization of the balance between demand and capacity and management can make portfolio decisions (e.g., Project Go/Kill) based on facts rather than ‘gut feelings’.
With Meisterplan, our resource utilization is more transparent. Due to the seamless integration into our existing processes, we can increase the satisfaction of both our customers and employees.
Meisterplan helps us deliver our projects on time, within the agreed budget, and in top quality.
Meisterplan is now a key element of our portfolio planning. It helps us to make sure that our portfolio is realistic and that we create plans that really work.
With Meisterplan, we can always see what exactly the impact of doing any project is – and it´s really simple to use.