The jQuery Gantt chart is a complex scheduling and project management component, especially useful for visualizing tasks in a list and timeline. The Core GanttChart component provides treelist and timeline views so that the end users can see the project start/end date, tasks progress, dependencies between tasks, milestones and other components of a project, at a glance. The major elements include:
Make the jQuery Gantt chart look and behave the way you like with options for HTML attributes, editing, filtering, expanding, visibility, menu, and much more.
Charts are essential for data visualization and analysis and are often included in reports and presentations. That is why the jQuery Gantt Chart can be easily exported to a PDF file and incorporated in any report.
Planning is only useful to the extent the planned time matches the actual time taken to complete the task. Therefore, the Gantt component has a built-in feature to compare planned tasks time vs. their actual execution time. This is a crucial metric for any manager to monitor to improve the planning skills of their team.
The Kendo UI for jQuery Gantt Chart component enables you to easily assign resources to each task. You simply need to configure the resources and map the Gantt tasks to the Gantt resources by using the available assignments setting.
Much like many other Kendo UI for jQuery components, the Gantt component allows you to render any type of content in its columns. A common scenario is using a template to display an avatar next to a task owner.
With the Kendo UI for jQuery Gantt Chart component, you have the ability to display tasks only within a designated date range.
The jQuery Gantt Chart component offers a range of events which enable you to provide a seamless customer experience and smooth interaction with the component:
The jQuery Gantt Chart component provides support for right-to-left languages and cultures, where reading occurs from right to left. By adjusting a few settings, you can easily accommodate different cultural preferences and change the alignment between left-to-right and right-to-left, ensuring a seamless user experience.
The jQuery Gantt Chart is one of the many Kendo UI components with out-of-the-box keyboard navigation support. Users can easily navigate to links, buttons, and form controls by simply using the keyboard.