San Francisco, California (PressExposure) October 03, 2011 -- VirtoSoftware - SharePoint Web Parts vendor ">http://www.virtosoftware.com/> - expands its SharePoint product line presenting Virto Resource Utilization Gantt - a new light-weight interactive Silverlight-based web part that provide SharePoint users with a variety of tools for resource management and online utilization tracking. With this new component you can easily check the workload of your employees and utilization of material resources and, if needed, immediately make the necessary changes. The web part is fully compatible with both SharePoint 2007 and SharePoint 2010.
Virto SharePoint Resource Utilization Web Part allows for effective managing both resources and materials. You can use the web part for effective project management resource utilization, controlling the workload of your project resources. You can use any project list as a data source for the component, and then track utilization of the resources online. Having all the resources and their assigned tasks in a single chart, you can easily view all the workload information and tasks details as well as edit, create and reassign tasks in order to make sure that your resources are utilized efficiently.
Alternatively, the new web part can be used for tracking and managing utilization of material resources such as, for example, meeting rooms. With Virto Resource Utilization Gantt you can easily schedule meetings in way that guarantees that they do not overlap, and the rooms do not stay empty. To do this it is enough to select one or several meeting rooms as the web part data source and start assigning them as meeting resources. Additional filtering and sorting options, table and Gantt views, drag-and-drop move and resize features, as well green-yellow-red workload color coding make the work with the component simple, intuitive and convenient.
Pricing and Availability
The full-featured version of Virto Resource Utilization Web Part costs $795 USD per one SharePoint Server.
Direct download link: http://community.virtosoftware.com/media/p/946.aspx
Public Demo Site: [http://demo2010.virtosoftware.com/SitePages/Virto%20Resource%20Utilization.aspx]