Create Achievable and Adaptable Plans
Meisterplan is the right resource management software to create a portfolio that is not only achievable but also adaptable to changing circumstances.
Meisterplan gives you the transparency you need to instantly see the projects that need more capacity. You can then determine which resources with which skills are available and easily match the most qualified resources to the right projects. With interactive and fast scenario simulations, you can find the best option and quickly react to changes.
Interactively solve resource allocation puzzles across your entire organization.
- Simulate scheduling and project portfolio alternatives with drag-and-drop to immediately see the impact on resource utilization.
- Spot resource bottlenecks and resolve them with a few clicks while respecting dependencies.
- Quickly determine which resources with which skills are available and maximize resource utilization.
Project Pipeline Simulation
Manage your project delivery plan and your pipeline in one place.
- Add new projects directly in Meisterplan or import from other sources.
- Allocate staff by role, by skill or by individual and immediately determine whether you have the capacity to deliver.
- Improve capacity planning by simulating ways to increase your capacity internally plus evaluate project outsourcing and add external capacity when needed.
Multi-Project Resource Management
The best resource management for multi-project environments.
- Visualize the big picture of your organization’s staffing situation.
- Gain transparency into other department’s staffing – purely on a need-to-know-basis.
- Find alternate resources across your entire organization.
The Essential Features for Your Meisterplan
- Role-Based Staffing
- Internal Resource Management
- Resource Impact Simulation
- Resource-Based Staffing
- External Resource Management
- Interdepartmental Staffing
- Resource Skills
- Capacity Simulation
- Utilization score
- Scenario Simulations
- Project Templates
- Strategy Mode
- Project Score
- Sort by Project Score
- Scenario Manager
- Project Rank
- Gantt Chart
- Create New Projects
- Plan of Record
- Cut-Off Line
- Dynamic Gantt Coloring
- Portfolio Manager
- Custom Fields
- User Rights Management
- Opex and Capex Budgets
- Benefit and Revenue Budgets
- Financial Events
- Dynamic Gantt Coloring
- Excel Export
- Internal reporting
- Scenario Comparison Report
- Graphical Scenario Report
- MS Excel
- CA PPM
- MS Project Server
- Tableau Software
- Webservice API
- MS Sharepoint
- SAP PS
- Database Connector
- SAP Business Objects
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 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 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’.
Meisterplan is critical to the management of our project portfolio.
Meisterplan helps us deliver our projects on time, within the agreed budget, and in top quality.
Meisterplan opened our eyes to resource bottlenecks and new portfolio solutions.
With Meisterplan, we can always see what exactly the impact of doing any project is – and it´s really simple to use.