Use Timeline Visualization Timeline Visualization provides a high-level view of an organization's strategic and operational activities over time. Organizational decision makers can use the information in visualizations for activities such as planning future projects and estimating resource requirements. Users can personalize the information displayed with the visualization Settings pane. Activating the Timeline Visualization application also installs the CIO Roadmap, a timeline visualization that displays an organization's IT projects and portfolios. This following sections use the CIO Roadmap to demonstrate features of timeline visualizations. Lanes, markers, and panelsLanes, markers, and panels are the fundamental elements of a timeline visualization. appear in the 3D view only.Personalize Timeline VisualizationsYou can configure settings for timeline visualizations like lane and panel conditions, colors, and labels.Use the slider and slider trackThe slider and slider track are useful for quickly navigating to any point in time on a visualization.View timeline visualizationYou can view timeline visualizations from a project.Work with timeline visualizationsThere are various tools that allow you to move visualizations backward and forward in time depending on whether you are in 2D or 3D view.