Compare Accelo, Planview, and Microsoft Project Server

Pricing

 
Plus
$19
user/month
Project Online Essentials
$7
per user per month
 
PREMIUM
$39
user/month
Project Online Professional
$30
per user per month
 
Project Online Premium
$55
per user per month
 
Free Trial
Free Trial Unavailable
Free Trial Unavailable
Accelo
Plus
$19user/month
PREMIUM
$39user/month
Free Trial
Planview
Free Trial Unavailable
Microsoft Project Server
Project Online Essentials
$7per user per month
Project Online Professional
$30per user per month
Project Online Premium
$55per user per month
Free Trial Unavailable

Ratings

Meets Requirements
Meets Requirements
8.3
7.6
8.6
Ease of Use
Ease of Use
7.4
6.7
7.2
Ease of Setup
Ease of Setup
6.7
5.8
6.4
Ease of Admin
Ease of Admin
7.4
7.0
7.0
Quality of Support
Quality of Support
8.8
7.1
7.7
Ease of Doing Business With
Ease of Doing Business With
9.1
7.7
7.7
Product Direction (% positive)
Product Direction (% positive)
8.6
6.6
7.1
Meets Requirements
Accelo
8.3
Planview
7.6
Microsoft Project Server
8.6
Ease of Use
Accelo
7.4
Planview
6.7
Microsoft Project Server
7.2
Ease of Setup
Accelo
6.7
Planview
5.8
Microsoft Project Server
6.4
Ease of Admin
Accelo
7.4
Planview
7.0
Microsoft Project Server
7.0
Quality of Support
Accelo
8.8
Planview
7.1
Microsoft Project Server
7.7
Ease of Doing Business With
Accelo
9.1
Planview
7.7
Microsoft Project Server
7.7
Product Direction (% positive)
Accelo
8.6
Planview
6.6
Microsoft Project Server
7.1

Features

Tasks
Task Creation and Assignment
Accelo
8.7
Planview
8.1
Microsoft Project Server
8.4
Due Dates
Accelo
8.5
Planview
7.9
Microsoft Project Server
8.3
Task Prioritization
Accelo
7.9
Planview
7.6
Microsoft Project Server
8.0
To-Do Lists
Accelo
7.8
Planview
7.6
Microsoft Project Server
8.0
Collaboration
Collaborative Project Planning
Accelo
8.0
Planview
7.5
Microsoft Project Server
8.2
Comments
Accelo
7.8
Planview
8.1
Microsoft Project Server
7.4
Documents and Uploads
Accelo
7.5
Planview
6.8
Microsoft Project Server
7.9
Projects
Gantt Chart / Project Map
Accelo
7.3
Planview
7.1
Microsoft Project Server
9.1
Calendar View
Accelo
7.7
Planview
6.8
Microsoft Project Server
8.2
Baselining / KPIs
Accelo
6.7
Planview
7.4
Microsoft Project Server
7.9
Project Budgeting
Accelo
8.2
Planview
7.5
Microsoft Project Server
8.0
Issue Tracking
Accelo
7.5
Planview
7.1
Microsoft Project Server
7.5
Portfolio Management
Portfolio Coordination
Accelo
7.3
Planview
7.3
Microsoft Project Server
8.5
Portfolio Budgeting
Accelo
7.0
Planview
7.7
Microsoft Project Server
8.1
What-If Scenarios
Accelo
6.2
Planview
6.7
Microsoft Project Server
7.0
Workflow
Accelo
8.0
Planview
7.0
Microsoft Project Server
7.9
Request Management
Accelo
7.9
Planview
7.0
Microsoft Project Server
7.6
Cost Tracking
Accelo
8.1
Planview
7.6
Microsoft Project Server
8.0
ROI and Forecasting
Accelo
7.3
Planview
7.9
Microsoft Project Server
7.8
Risk Analysis
Accelo
Not enough data available
Planview
7.6
Microsoft Project Server
7.6
Resource Management
Resource Database
Accelo
7.7
Planview
7.6
Microsoft Project Server
8.0
Resource Allocation
Accelo
7.9
Planview
8.1
Microsoft Project Server
8.0
Workload Capacity
Accelo
8.0
Planview
8.1
Microsoft Project Server
7.9
Time Tracking
Accelo
9.1
Planview
8.2
Microsoft Project Server
8.6
Platform
Alerts
Accelo
7.3
Planview
7.0
Microsoft Project Server
6.9
Mobile
Accelo
6.5
Planview
Not enough data available
Microsoft Project Server
6.0
User, Role, and Access Management
Accelo
8.4
Planview
7.8
Microsoft Project Server
7.8
API / Integrations
Accelo
7.5
Planview
7.6
Microsoft Project Server
7.4
Reporting and Dashboards
Accelo
7.4
Planview
7.2
Microsoft Project Server
7.7
Customization
Accelo
7.2
Planview
7.7
Microsoft Project Server
7.4
Performance and Reliability
Accelo
8.3
Planview
7.7
Microsoft Project Server
8.3

Reviewers' Company Size

Small-Business (50 or fewer emp.)
Small-Business
(50 or fewer emp.)
89.4%
3.7%
6.3%
Mid-Market (51-1000 emp.)
Mid-Market
(51-1000 emp.)
10.6%
14.8%
43.8%
Enterprise (> 1000 emp.)
Enterprise
(> 1000 emp.)
0%
81.5%
50.0%
Accelo
Small-Business
89.4%
Mid-Market
10.6%
Enterprise
0%
Planview
Small-Business
3.7%
Mid-Market
14.8%
Enterprise
81.5%
Microsoft Project Server
Small-Business
6.3%
Mid-Market
43.8%
Enterprise
50.0%

Reviewers' Industry

 
Marketing and Advertising
30.5%
Information Technology and Services
20.7%
Information Technology and Services
23.8%
 
Information Technology and Services
21.1%
Internet
17.2%
Computer Software
14.3%
 
Internet
6.3%
Logistics and Supply Chain
10.3%
Higher Education
7.9%
 
Computer Software
6.3%
Insurance
6.9%
Hospital & Health Care
6.3%
 
Management Consulting
5.3%
Hospital & Health Care
6.9%
Financial Services
4.8%
 
Other
30.5%
Other
37.9%
Other
42.9%
Accelo
Marketing and Advertising
30.5%
Information Technology and Services
21.1%
Internet
6.3%
Computer Software
6.3%
Management Consulting
5.3%
Other
30.5%
Planview
Information Technology and Services
20.7%
Internet
17.2%
Logistics and Supply Chain
10.3%
Insurance
6.9%
Hospital & Health Care
6.9%
Other
37.9%
Microsoft Project Server
Information Technology and Services
23.8%
Computer Software
14.3%
Higher Education
7.9%
Hospital & Health Care
6.3%
Financial Services
4.8%
Other
42.9%

Reviews

Most Helpful Favorable Review
Most Helpful Favorable Review
Arianna G.
Internal Consultant in Logistics and Supply Chain

We have used Accelo for a small and rapidly growing accounting firm. Here is a summary of our key takeaways. Customizable. We found Accelo to be capable of accommodating the support of all of our processes. From our routing bookkeeping, to our tax season...

G2 Crowd User in Internet

It’s a quick and simple way for employees to entire their time sheets and for us to track hours logged across different orgs and towards specific tasks.

Becky W.
Administrator in Computer Software

When your project teams want to use the tool for process, this is the tool. With resource assignment, time sheets, and financial tracking, you really can have everything you need in one place.

Most Helpful Critical Review
Most Helpful Critical Review
G2 Crowd User

There are a few odd things still need more attention. For example, when creating an invoice GST isn't default as Sales, so without knowing that an invoice doesn't get pushed to Xero. The most dislike is not able to know projects/tasks schedules in one...

G2 Crowd User in Information Technology and Services

Navigation within time sheet area is abysmal, default projects to add every week make it tough to add something later on if removed/new, pop-up messages should be avoided for confirmation. I don't believe any alert/reminder to log time or mobile option is...

G2 Crowd User in Government Relations

MS Project Server has room to grow in the risk management/decision tools area. The present libraries are enhanced SharePoint lists and not integrated in the schedule and decision/driver libraries. Overall I would give this service a B.

 
Accelo
Most Helpful Favorable Review
Arianna G.
Internal Consultant in Logistics and Supply Chain

We have used Accelo for a small and rapidly growing accounting firm. Here is a summary of our key takeaways. Customizable. We found Accelo to be capable of accommodating the support of all of our processes. From our routing bookkeeping, to our tax season...

Most Helpful Critical Review
G2 Crowd User

There are a few odd things still need more attention. For example, when creating an invoice GST isn't default as Sales, so without knowing that an invoice doesn't get pushed to Xero. The most dislike is not able to know projects/tasks schedules in one...

Planview
Most Helpful Favorable Review
G2 Crowd User in Internet

It’s a quick and simple way for employees to entire their time sheets and for us to track hours logged across different orgs and towards specific tasks.

Most Helpful Critical Review
G2 Crowd User in Information Technology and Services

Navigation within time sheet area is abysmal, default projects to add every week make it tough to add something later on if removed/new, pop-up messages should be avoided for confirmation. I don't believe any alert/reminder to log time or mobile option is...

Microsoft Project Server
Most Helpful Favorable Review
Becky W.
Administrator in Computer Software

When your project teams want to use the tool for process, this is the tool. With resource assignment, time sheets, and financial tracking, you really can have everything you need in one place.

Most Helpful Critical Review
G2 Crowd User in Government Relations

MS Project Server has room to grow in the risk management/decision tools area. The present libraries are enhanced SharePoint lists and not integrated in the schedule and decision/driver libraries. Overall I would give this service a B.

Screenshots

 
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Planview
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Videos

 

1. Accelo Introduction
2. Accelo Interview with Rebecca of HDMZ (Case Study)
3. Accelo CRM + Project Management Overview
4. Accelo Services + Retainers Overview

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Accelo

1. Accelo Introduction
2. Accelo Interview with Rebecca of HDMZ (Case Study)
3. Accelo CRM + Project Management Overview
4. Accelo Services + Retainers Overview

Planview
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Microsoft Project Server
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Microsoft Project Server
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