FW Editor: What are your plans or objectives in the near future?
Tiberiu Ghioca: We are planning to focus on this multiple projects management niche to better serve our customers. With the addition of RationalPlan Project Server we are planning to offer support for collaboration and concurrent access for multiple users on a common repository of projects through Intranet or Internet.
FW Editor: How and when did you start writing the code for RationalPlan Multi Project? What inspired you the most? Do you plan to develop new software, or are you more focused on optimizing the current ones?
Tiberiu Ghioca: RationalPlan Multi Project was released on October 19, 2007 as a solution to handle multiple projects and it was developed starting from the Single Project version.
I could not say that it was something that inspired us but rather it was a need and more exactly the need to work on multiple projects that share common resources in an easy manner. And since on the market there were and still are few such solutions this is how the Multi Project appeared.
We are planning to improve the current one by adding new features but also to create new products.
FW Editor: RationalPlan Multi Project is one of the best project management software from the market. What is the secret?
Tiberiu Ghioca: Ehem... this should remain our secret but I shall tell you anyhow. First I would say that indeed it is the best on this multiple projects management niche. Then features like working on multiple platforms, embedded project guide for novice project managers, easy to use interface, free viewer for our products, excellent support and last but not least an affordable price.
FW Editor: What shall we expect from RationalPlan Multi Project in the future? How do you plan to improve it?
Tiberiu Ghioca: We are planning to translate it in multiple languages, add new features like filters, reports, etc. create a new look and the list continues.
FW Editor: Even with a strong competition, RationalPlan Multi Project was able to step up and offer some great project management solutions. Are you happy with how things are evolving?
Tiberiu Ghioca: It can always be better but we are working on this. We are more that sure that in the near future things will be more than great for RationalPlan Multi Project.
FW Editor: What are the advantages of using RationalPlan Multi Project over any other similar product?
Tiberiu Ghioca: The greatest advantage it that there are very few similar tools on the market so that RationalPlan Multi Project is kid of unique on his niche. Plus the features mentioned as the secret of its success.
FW Editor: Is there any customer support service for RationalPlan Multi Project users?
Tiberiu Ghioca: Of course there is and what it is even greater is the fact that it is offered for free.
FW Editor: How can you describe RationalPlan Multi Project in one single word?
Tiberiu Ghioca: That is a tough one and I do not know so I shall let our users to find one. But I can give you a description in three words: "Easy and powerful".
FW Editor: What is your favorite feature from RationalPlan Multi Project and why?
Tiberiu Ghioca: The possibility to easily manage multiple projects with shared resources. Why? Because we did not find a better solution for this need.
FW Editor: To end with, do you have any message for RationalPlan Multi Project users?
Tiberiu Ghioca: Just try it! You will not regret it.
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