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BigPicture 8.1 is here

Discover new features and improvements!
More control over time

More control over time

Clarity in strategic planning

Clarity in strategic planning

Enhanced experience

Enhanced experience

More control over time

Automated Box duration calculation

Stay current without toil and let BigPicture do the math

No more time discrepancies between project schedules and portfolio timeline view. Get Box duration calculated automatically based on all the tasks in the scope. Keep your plan always up to date. 

Issue end date estimation available in Jira

Get instant access to issue end date estimates right in your Jira

Link Jira issue end date field with BigPicture and get it automatically updated on the issue detail page following execution progress. Benefit from BigPicture without even opening the app.

Calendar module

Monitor and manage initiatives on a neat calendar grid

Add, filter, and search tasks in the Calendar view. Schedule and reschedule by a simple drag & drop, export views to PDF. Get it all synced with your Jira.

More clarity in strategic planning

Objective breakdown

Easily align work to objectives

Match initiatives and tasks with high-level objectives to always keep in sight what you pursue and show your teams how their work gets you closer to strategic accomplishments. Support for OKR is near.  

Scenario mode for Resources

Compare different variants of workload allocation for your team

Easily find the optimal and most suitable task distribution for your resources.

Enhanced experience

New module switcher

Navigate between modules even more easily

Switch between BigPicture modules more intuitively. Moving around a powerful system has never been so easy.

Dark mode

Turn off the lights

Are you an owl or a morning bird? If the former features you better, stay focused, productive, and healthy with the dark mode on.

Color themes

Paint it as you please

Choose your favourite color theme or create one compliant with your organization’s palette.You can change it any time.

Box breadcrumbs

Getting lost between Boxes? Follow the breadcrumbs

Navigate between Boxes easily and never get lost – no matter how complex your portfolio. Just follow the breadcrumbs.

Easier access to app configuration

Access BigPicture configuration panel directly from the app window

Access the app configuration panel directly from BigPicture or traditionally – through Jira menu bar. Convenient, isn’t it?

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