dotProject is built using free open-source applications and is produced and maintained by a small, but dedicated group of volunteers. It is programmed in PHP, and utilises MySQL for a backend database.
We give it a web based rating of 4/5.
dotProject aims to provide the project manager with a tool to manage tasks, schedules, communication and sharing.
It is used in a huge range of applications and environments, from small offices, single people trying to manage their own workload, companies, government departments, not for profit organisations, schools and so on.
dotProject is used to manage the day to day activities of project progression. It is for managing a defined workload, with a defined resource base who are co-operating to deliver a project.