Microsoft Project Professional 2019 is a project management software program developed and sold by Microsoft. The software is designed to assist project managers in developing plans. Allocating resources to tasks, tracking progress, managing budgets, and analyzing workloads. With agile in Microsoft Project, you can manage agile projects by using simple, visual task boards that support Scrum, Kanban, or custom workflows.
Microsoft Project Professional 2019 Features
- Start and deliver winning projects
Project Professional 2019 delivers real-time communications and instant messaging enabled right within your project plan via Skype for Business, and it consolidates all your potential project resources in a single view. Collaborate with others to easily start and deliver winning projects. Includes all the features of Project Standard plus collaboration tools, resource management, SharePoint task sync, submit timesheets and more.
- Fast startup
The Getting Started screen walks you through fundamental capabilities, like linking tasks and creating a timeline, to help you get up to speed fast.
- Best-in-class templates
Use one of the many pre-built templates from within Project Professional and on Office.com to get access to best-in-class project plans.
- Intuitive search
Use the Tell Me search bar—standard across most Office products—to quickly find useful features in Project so you can work more efficiently.
- Familiar charts
Built for professional project managers. Project Professional offers familiar tools, like Gantt charts, to help you easily create schedules and reduce training time.
- Smart automation
Reduce inefficiencies with automated features. Auto-populate start and end dates based on dependencies. You can use the Task Inspector to identify more efficient task and resource arrangements.
- Intuitive baselines
You can use baselines to help decision makers track and compare actual progress to the original project plan.
- Multiple timelines
Built-in multiple timelines help you visually represent complex schedules and understand all aspects of a project. Easily share timelines using familiar Office tools like PowerPoint (Office, including PowerPoint, is sold separately).