GizaPage, Bangalore, India

Vijay Rayapati, Head - Products, shared his views on how he uses DeskAway

DeskAway helps us to get organized and have a clear focus on deliverable: A Case Study

GizaPage is a social media application suite that strengthens the relationship between brands and their communities. They have a simple to use social media dashboard to help brands optimize the time, network reach and drive community interactions on their social media initiatives.

Vijay Raypati, Head - Products, GizaPage has shared his views about DeskAway....

How are you using DeskAway and what value is it providing your team?
We use DeskAway to manage all tasks and milestones related to our product roadmap along with the to-do lists. It helps us to get organized and have a clear focus on deliverables.

DeskAway helps us to reduce the communication over-head among team and also helps developers to easily manage there work items. The milestones feature is useful to define and track progress.

Were you using any other tool before DeskAway?
We were using Basecamp before moving to DeskAway.

Was there a learning curve associated with DeskAway? How did your team adapt to a new application?
I would say it takes less than 5 minutes to adapt to DeskAway. We really love the help section for each feature in the product, which helps anyone to get started easily.

What features does your team use the most?
We use Milestones, Task Lists, Email Comments and Work Progress Reports.

Are you emailing (sending tasks, attachments etc.) less because of DeskAway?
Yes, it helped us to cut down back & forth emails on to-do items and follow ups.

How has DeskAway helped in lowering project costs, profitability or improving efficiency?
It certainly helped us to improve the team/delivery efficiency since everybody is on the same page on product goals and milestones. This is very critical for startups and SME's.

Are there any other thoughts that you would want to share with us regarding our service, product etc.?
Love the simplicity of the to-do lists and the help section. Keep it up!

Thanks Vijay!

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