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What is it?●    LibrePlan is a web tool to plan, monitor and    control projects.                                       ww...
History●   March 2009. Igalia wins a public tender published by    Fundacion para o fomento da calidade e    desenvolvemen...
History●    Ended around April 2010.●    Igalia makes the decision to bet for the project:    evolve it, build a community...
History●    April 2011, version 1.1 is published and a rename is    decided. New name LibrePlan.●    November 2011, LibreP...
What stands out?●    It is a collaborative software (multi-user).●    It plans the whole company (multi-project).●    It i...
Features●    Resources management :    ●        Two types: Workers and Machines.    ●        Calendar system flexible and ...
Features●   Planning:    ●   It allows to create projects, to define activities and to        estimate the time needed to ...
Features●    Planning:    ●        Templates to reuse work.    ●        Monte Carlo simulation.    ●        Advanced alloc...
Features●   Monitoring and control:    ●   Resource load analysis:        –   By project.        –   At global level.     ...
Features●    Data tracking:    ●        Hours worked by resources.    ●        Task progress.    ●        Follow up the co...
Features●    Outsourcing    ●        Activities can be subcontracted to providers        automatically.    ●        Provid...
Features●    Other features:    ●        LDAP Authentication and roles mapping.    ●        Labels.    ●        Materials ...
Features             Visithttp:/www.libreplan.com/features         to know more                           www.libreplan.com
LibrePlan is doing well●   Among the most popular project management application    at Sourceforge.net●   Between 300 – 50...
LibrePlan is doing well●    It is a highly valued as free software project    (http://www.ohloh.net/p/libreplan).    ●    ...
LibrePlan is doing well●    Lectures presented in international events:    ●        LinuxTag 2011 – Berlin (Germany).    ●...
Philosophy●   Free software (AGPL license).    ●   Used for free without costs of any type.●   Open community.    ●   Deve...
Business model●    Igalia offers services for:    ●        Development of new features.    ●        Customization.    ●   ...
The open source web application forproject planning, monitoring andcontrol.                     www.libreplan.org
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Libreplan presentation 2012

  1. 1. What is it?● LibrePlan is a web tool to plan, monitor and control projects. www.libreplan.com
  2. 2. History● March 2009. Igalia wins a public tender published by Fundacion para o fomento da calidade e desenvolvemento tecnolóxico de Galicia to develop a planning software for the regional naval auxiliary sector.● Motivation: Lack in the ERP of a module which fulfills the planning needs.● Collaborative environment: ● Project with a free software license.● Chosen name: NavalPlan. www.libreplan.com
  3. 3. History● Ended around April 2010.● Igalia makes the decision to bet for the project: evolve it, build a community, create a business model around it.● January 2011. Version 1.0 is published at Sourceforge.net ( developed openly from its start). www.libreplan.com
  4. 4. History● April 2011, version 1.1 is published and a rename is decided. New name LibrePlan.● November 2011, LibrePlan 1.2 is published with a new web (http://www.libreplan.com).● July 2012. LibrePlan 1.3 is published. www.libreplan.com
  5. 5. What stands out?● It is a collaborative software (multi-user).● It plans the whole company (multi-project).● It is free software.● It is web and provides a desktop alike user experience.● It is ready to connect with other applications and other LibrePlan deployments. www.libreplan.com
  6. 6. Features● Resources management : ● Two types: Workers and Machines. ● Calendar system flexible and reusable. ● Resource classification system based on criteria satisfaction. ● Possible to bind workers to users. www.libreplan.com
  7. 7. Features● Planning: ● It allows to create projects, to define activities and to estimate the time needed to do them (EDT composition). ● It enables to configure the project Gantt chart. ● It is possible to assign resources to activities: – Specific allocations. – Generic allocations. www.libreplan.com
  8. 8. Features● Planning: ● Templates to reuse work. ● Monte Carlo simulation. ● Advanced allocation. ● Personal dashboard with assigned tasks. www.libreplan.com
  9. 9. Features● Monitoring and control: ● Resource load analysis: – By project. – At global level. – By criteria. ● Earned Value Management (EVM). ● Quality assurance. ● Project dashboards with Key Performance Indicators (KPI) www.libreplan.com
  10. 10. Features● Data tracking: ● Hours worked by resources. ● Task progress. ● Follow up the cost planned/incurred. www.libreplan.com
  11. 11. Features● Outsourcing ● Activities can be subcontracted to providers automatically. ● Providers can report progress and other data to their clients. ● Changes in delivery dates are handled. www.libreplan.com
  12. 12. Features● Other features: ● LDAP Authentication and roles mapping. ● Labels. ● Materials management. ● Queue based resources. www.libreplan.com
  13. 13. Features Visithttp:/www.libreplan.com/features to know more www.libreplan.com
  14. 14. LibrePlan is doing well● Among the most popular project management application at Sourceforge.net● Between 300 – 500 weekly downloads in average.● LibrePlan is increasingly in more languages: ● Galician, Spanish, English, Russian, Portuguese, Italian, Dutch, Polish, Czech.● Community is growing: Messages in forums, users in IRC. www.libreplan.com
  15. 15. LibrePlan is doing well● It is a highly valued as free software project (http://www.ohloh.net/p/libreplan). ● In the last year 21 people contributed to the codebase.● Cited in many articles and places in Internet.● According to many people, it is the main candidate to replace proprietary software. www.libreplan.com
  16. 16. LibrePlan is doing well● Lectures presented in international events: ● LinuxTag 2011 – Berlin (Germany). ● Libre Software World Conference 2011 – Zaragoza (Spain). ● Open Source World Conference 2012 – Granada (Spain). ● Fosdem 2012 – Brussels (Belgium). www.libreplan.com
  17. 17. Philosophy● Free software (AGPL license). ● Used for free without costs of any type.● Open community. ● Development done in a public way. – Public meetings (coordination, roadmap...) – Requirements analysis, development blogs are publicly available.● We invite new actors and contributors to join. www.libreplan.com
  18. 18. Business model● Igalia offers services for: ● Development of new features. ● Customization. ● Support and maintenance. ● SaaS deployments. ● Training. www.libreplan.com
  19. 19. The open source web application forproject planning, monitoring andcontrol. www.libreplan.org

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