Interactive Gantt Charts for Project Teams

Manage projects with online and real-time project scheduling

Rillsoft Project showing portfolio Gantt chart & Resource chart
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Many software providers have modernized the classic Gantt chart to monitor a team's project schedule through interactive web-based applications. At the turn of the 20th century, Henry Lawrence Gantt, an engineer and business management consultant, pioneered business efficiency through the famous Gantt chart. Since that time, Gantt charts, which provide a visual view of tasks scheduled over time, have been improved considerably. They offer visibility of team assignments, dynamic linking to detailed task lists, communication and activity streams, and document attachments.​

Project scheduling is an integral part of managing projects and always requires collaborative input from the team. Online project collaboration tools enable teams to enter tasks and provide real-time updates wherever you work. Each of these popular project management and collaboration tools gives you plenty of flexibility to add Gantt chart functionality to your team's work processes.


TeamGantt is an exclusive online Gantt chart for managing an entire project schedule. The Gantt chart's interactive workspace is where you enter tasks. As tasks are managed on the Gantt chart, you can add team assignments. Task views can be filtered to show work in progress and due dates. The project team can edit and share the Gantt chart with others as well as add notes, either attached to tasks or sent out by email.

Documents and images can be attached to tasks and downloaded to view. The tool provides ​an easy way to see where you stand with hours, project deadlines and resources in real time. 


ProjectManager offers a Gantt chart option that is easily customizable. You start by adding tasks and due dates and then assign team members to tasks. The team can access the Gantt chart online for real-time updates. You can customize the Gantt chart any way you like, and your team members can attach files and add comments or notes online.

ProjectManager also offers advanced features for use with your Gantt chart if you need them for complex projects. 

Atlassian JIRA

Project teams using Atlassian JIRA for software development can utilize the Gantt chart plugin. Software issues and dependencies can be displayed on a project tab panel or utilized through Gantt-Gadgets for the dashboard. You can manage the visibility of critical paths and each version of single or multiple projects.

Additional features include automatic rescheduling of tasks, subtasks, and dependencies, as well as enhanced linking for multiproject dependencies in test and release management. Export capability is provided to deliver project updates for management presentations. 


Binfire’s online project collaboration tool includes a standard interactive Gantt chart and work breakdown structures to six levels. You can apply changes in the project’s view to flow to the task levels, which are automatically renumbered. As your project schedule changes, you can easily extend or shorten tasks on the fly as well create or remove dependencies.

An accurate representation of the project schedule, which can be managed through user permissions, is visible at all times for traditional and virtual team members


Wrike’s integrated project management application offers an interactive Gantt chart with two views. The Timeline view expands individual projects and task management, including drag and drop functionality and auto-updates. You can set dependencies in real time with simple adjustments.

The Resource Management view helps manage team schedules and communications. Manage the resources and track performance using this workload view. Recalibrate on the fly when needed. Projects are updatable from iPhone and Android mobile apps.