If your project has a budget (fixed fee billing type in Metric.ai, or time and material with a cap), there is a chance the team could go over it. Metric.ai wants to protect you from bad situations, and that is why there are hours over budget tool among other widgets in a dashboard of data visualization.
Zero metrics would be the ideal situation:
As with Billable and Internal hours, you can see multiple types of hours in the selected period:
- Logged – time reflected in timesheets (inputted in Metric.ai or via time tracking software).
- Planned – time scheduled with resource allocation product
- Forecasted – scheduled time after today and logged time before today
To learn more about the analytics view of Metric.ai, please read Analytics overview help documentation.