VirtoSoftware Released Virto Gantt Chart View - a New Silverlight-Based Web Part for Visualizing SharePoint Task Data

San Francisco, CA, November 21, 2010 --( VirtoSoftware announced a new Silverlight-based Microsoft SharePoint web part that provides advanced features for displaying task data in Microsoft SharePoint - Virto Gantt Chart View.

Virtosoftware is glad to announce its new product - Virto Gantt Chart View ( compatible with both Microsoft SharePoint 2007 and 2010 for advanced visualization of task data from SharePoint lists. With this component SharePoint users get a simple and effective tool for displaying their tasks in Gantt chart - a popular type of bar chart that illustrates a project schedule. New Virto Gantt Chart View is a nice and easy way to include Gantt chart into your resource planning SharePoint applications without having to install full blown project management application such as Microsoft Project.

Virto Gantt Chart View ( displays data of the type "task" from SharePoint lists in a way that conveniently presents all the relevant information about tasks in a single view as well as provides easy tools for quick task management. With the component a SharePoint user can have all his tasks and subtasks in a single view, easily create and complete tasks, assign resources, edit timeframes and percentage of completion with just several clicks. All these actions can be done in very convenient and interactive way as the web part is a Silverlight-based component.

Virto Gantt Chart, ( that can be used both as independent component for managing tasks and as a part of a complex project/task management solution, allows for several distinct views: standard table as well as day, week, month, quarter, 6-months and year Gantt Charts. When working with a table view you can easily resize and switch columns for convenient displaying information and edit all the data inline, i.e. without opening the task edit form. Finally, the web part is a flexibly customizable solution. You can customize each element of a diagram choosing its size, color, etc to make the component ideally fit your SharePoint environment.

Virto Gantt Chart View for SharePoint web part ( is already available for purchasing at Visit their recently re-designed web site for more information about other Microsoft SharePoint web parts by Virtosoftware, trials, news, special offers and updates as well as installation and user guides, and do not for get to follow us on Twitter:

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VirtoSoftware, a Microsoft Gold-Certified partner, designs and builds innovative web parts for Microsoft® SharePoint® 2007 and 2010. Our comprehensive lineup includes calendar, alerts, collaboration, workflow and administration capabilities for SharePoint users.

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