In project management, a task is an activity that needs to be accomplished within a defined period of time or by a deadline to work towards work-related goals.
The main driver is the tasks. The tasks can represent different things, depending on your need. Normally a task represent an activity, which should be performed by a member in the project.
A task can also represent a reminder, like a milestone, to ensure that all participants in the project work towards this.
It is possible to work with tasks in different ways. There are 4 main views:
- - List
- - Kanban
- - Calendar
- - Gantt
It is specificed in the project settings, what each individual user can do with the task. This includes adding new tasks, editing or deleting tasks.
History and comments
There is a detailed history bound to the tasks. You can always track who changed what and when.
Furthermore there is a dialog field. All project participant, not matter thier user restrictions, can add comments to the dialog field.