Resource planning software, or resource management software, is a tool used to manage the human capital and schedule of an organization. A resource planning tool will help you in allocating and assigning people to projects where needed.
Often resource planning software will also assist in areas such as capacity management and resources needed based on roles and project needs. However, some of this functionality requires insight into project data. Thus, resource planning software is often used in conjunction with project management software to ensure the most optimal utilization.
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