Helping Project Portfolio Managers Make Better Decision (May 20, 2015)

Announcing the Release of Bubble Chart Pro™ Version 6

Wilmington, Delaware - Bubble Chart Pro™ Version 6 is here, and is loaded with some great new features to help project portfolio managers make better project prioritization, ranking, and selection decisions. The new features let users:

  • Instantly see projects ranked against whatever attribute they select in a brand-new project ranking chart.
  • Track risk and uncertainty in project valuations to better reflect "real-world" project estimates and comparisons.
  • Quickly identify best and worst projects by moving the X- and Y-axes to the center of the chart to create compelling quadrant views of project distributions.
  • Perform sensitivity testing to understand the impact of change on project valuations.

In addition, dozens of other important improvements have been added such as movable columns in the portfolio form, sortable legends in all bubble charts, new preferences for all list forms, new WYSIWYG (What You See Is What You Get) chart printing and export routines, and instant file back-up and restore for saving and sharing Bubble Chart Pro™ datafiles.

Bubble Chart Pro™ is a project portfolio management tool that helps business quickly find the hidden value in their project portfolios by letting them visually compare investments in multiple business data dimensions, such as value, cost, and risk. By visualizing their data in bubble charts, managers can quickly see and understand which investments are the most attractive and which are the least attractive. Bubble Chart Pro™ can be used to compare many different types of potential business investments, including R&D projects, marketing strategies, and new product development proposals.

"The new Project Ranking Charts in Bubble Chart Pro OPTIMAl provide project portfolio managers with a powerful tool for visualizing project prioritization," says George Huhn, developer of Bubble Chart Pro™. "In addition, the capability to track uncertainty and risk in your project estimates provides a much more realistic view of the actual value of your projects so you can see the both the upside and downside potential in your project portfolio rankings."

Bubble Chart Pro™ offers a Free Trial Demo Download at their website.

For easy bubble charting, Bubble Chart Pro™ BASIC starts at only $149.97. Additional options such as an integrated SMART project prioritizer and a portfolio optimizer for selecting projects against multiple constraints are available in the PLUS and OPTIMAL editions. Bubble Chart Pro™ can be used in Mac OSX 10.7.5 (Lion) and higher and Windows OS 7 and higher operating systems.

The Bubble Chart Pro family of applications is a product of Data Machines, Inc. Founded in 2000, Data Machines, Inc provides customers and clients with world-class business analytic software and consulting services for maximizing their business value. In addition to Bubble Chart Pro, the company also offers Optsee(r), a powerful project portfolio management simulation and optimization tool. Bubble Chart Pro(tm) is a trademark of Data Machines, Inc. Copyright (C) 2015 Data Machines, Inc. All Rights Reserved. Apple, the Apple logo, and Macintosh are registered trademarks of Apple Inc. in the U.S. and/or other countries.


George Huhn
United States