From Oleksandr Tugayev:
This Timeline template allows you to create a timeline chart without any other programs and without any previously created Gantt or bar chart only in the base of a filled out backlog.
Features, supported by this release:
Duration of task
Start date of task
Finish date of task
For Agile: its possible to not use the start and finish dates and to measure task duration in points.
Task completion in per cents
Holidays and weekends
All types of links between tasks
Tasks numbers is limited only by Excel
Charts and tables customization according to Excel features without any limits
In the next realizes:
Burn down charts
Probabilities in task durations and dates
Automatic links establishment on the base of three-dimensional time scheduling algorithm
This template is based on Three-Dimensional Time Scheduling math model, algorithms and charts. If you want to know more on this concept, please go to my blog with the same name.