Piston Alternatives

    Piston is described as 'Your project management apps are great for tasking, Gantts make pretty schedules, and your time trackers allow you to invoice. But these tools don’t deliver the insight, integration and performance you need at a management level' and is an app in the Office & Productivity category. There are more than 25 alternatives to Piston for a variety of platforms, including Online / Web-based, Windows, Mac, iPhone and Linux. The best alternative is GanttProject, which is both free and Open Source. Other great apps like Piston are Microsoft Project (Paid), Smartsheet (Paid), OmniPlan (Paid) and ActiveCollab (Freemium).

    This page was last updated Sep 21, 2020

    1. GanttProject is a cross-platform desktop tool for project scheduling and management. It runs on Windows, Linux and MacOSX, it is free and its code is opensource. What can it do? * Gantt chart. - Create work breakdown structure, draw dependencies, define milestones.
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    2. Microsoft Office Project gives you robust project management tools with the right blend of usability, power, and flexibility, so you can manage projects more efficiently and effectively.


    3. Smartsheet is a web-based project management, task management and work collaboration software. Simple Smartsheet harnesses the power of a platform within the simplicity of a spreadsheet. No training required – get up and running in minutes.
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    4. OmniPlan is a program designed to help you create logical, manageable project planning documents. With OmniPlan you can break down tasks, optimize the resources needed for your project, control costs, and monitor your entire project at a glance.
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    5. ActiveCollab is equipped with just the right set of features to keep you free from distractions and focused on work, even when your entire business needs to go remote.
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      • Online
      • Software as a Service (SaaS)
      Community-Powered | Cloud-Based | Project Management & Scheduling Construct a building. Create a website. Plan a wedding. From the most traditional to the most unique scheduling needs. Gantter and the power of its community helps you do it better.
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      Don’t just multi-task, manage your time effectively. LiquidPlanner makes prioritizing, organizing, and scheduling simple, no matter how many projects and clients you have to juggle, so you can focus on what’s really important: getting things done.
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    6. Bric helps creative agencies increase employee utilization through more accurate project planning and time tracking. We do this with machine learning.
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      • FreemiumProprietary
      • Online
      • Software as a Service (SaaS)
      Toms Planner allows you to create and share Gantt Charts online with "drag and drop" simplicity. It has great ease of use and gives control back to the project manager.
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    7. The Gantt Chart is a modern and extremely easy-in-use project plan system. This system allows you to specify complex tasks sequences - a task or multiple tasks can be required to be completed before other tasks can be started.
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