Built with an intention to assist the software development teams, Pivotal Tracker one of the top project management tool which helps with collaboration and tracking the issues. All the needs of the developers are satisfied with its robust nature. Despite such intense life, it is agile and lightweight. The tool provides a single solution for both executive and teams to focus on the critical factors of the business.
It focusses only on the most important modules of project management such as collaboration and issue tracking to avoid confusion and increase the performance of the teams. The tool is suitable for any industry or company which includes software development teams. Its subscription model gives scalability to range from a small sized company to a larger company.
Editions and Pricing
The tool has three versions. The startup, the pro, and the enterprise. For the all the three publications the tools offer 30-day free trial. For team size that is equal to or less than three, the tool is free.
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Capabilities and Supporting Set of Features
A story describes a feature and is written from the perspective of a user. Once you add a story, it gets added to “Icebox” initially. The stories that get started are automatically added to the “Current iteration/backlog” section.
The tool shows analytics related to the tasks performed. The users can view the project trends, burnup, and cumulative flow. The analytics shows the general team health visually. Clicking on a report will help the users to drill down for a closer look at health of a project by releases, epics, iterations, and more.
The tool is not only available as a web application, but also as iOS and Android application. You can find an app with the id “id444623375” on the iOS app store and “com.pivotaltracker.app” on google play store.
The tool integrates with many third-party applications such as Jira, Zendesk, GitHub, Slack, HubStaff, Twitter, Skarpline, Splunk and much more.
The users can get support through the videos, and documentation. For additional help, the users can email to the support team at firstname.lastname@example.org for any assistance.
Pros and Cons of Pivotal Tracker
- Stories can be downloaded as CSV.
- Stories can be cloned.
- No Gantt or project timelines for an overall or mixed project view
- Limited reporting possibilities
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The ease with which issues can be tracked and the teams can collaborate makes the tool stand out of the crowd.
For more details, please visit: PivotalTracker Website