Compare ActiveCollab, Sciforma, and Basecamp

Pricing

 
Annual billing
$6.25
per member, per month
Basecamp For Us
$29
per month
 
Monthly billing
$7
per member, per month
Basecamp With Clients
$79
per month
 
Get Paid Bundle - Annual billing
$2
per member, per month
Basecamp Big
$3,000
per year
 
Free Trial
Free Trial
Free Trial Unavailable
ActiveCollab
Annual billing
$6.25per member, per month
Monthly billing
$7per member, per month
Get Paid Bundle - Annual billing
$2per member, per month
Free Trial
Sciforma
Free Trial
Basecamp
Basecamp For Us
$29per month
Basecamp With Clients
$79per month
Basecamp Big
$3,000per year
Free Trial Unavailable

Ratings

Meets Requirements
Meets Requirements
8.2
7.3
8.3
Ease of Use
Ease of Use
9.0
6.4
8.5
Ease of Setup
Ease of Setup
8.4
5.9
8.7
Ease of Admin
Ease of Admin
8.7
6.9
8.6
Quality of Support
Quality of Support
8.2
8.2
8.2
Ease of Doing Business With
Ease of Doing Business With
8.1
8.9
8.7
Product Direction (% positive)
Product Direction (% positive)
8.1
8.3
7.3
Meets Requirements
ActiveCollab
8.2
Sciforma
7.3
Basecamp
8.3
Ease of Use
ActiveCollab
9.0
Sciforma
6.4
Basecamp
8.5
Ease of Setup
ActiveCollab
8.4
Sciforma
5.9
Basecamp
8.7
Ease of Admin
ActiveCollab
8.7
Sciforma
6.9
Basecamp
8.6
Quality of Support
ActiveCollab
8.2
Sciforma
8.2
Basecamp
8.2
Ease of Doing Business With
ActiveCollab
8.1
Sciforma
8.9
Basecamp
8.7
Product Direction (% positive)
ActiveCollab
8.1
Sciforma
8.3
Basecamp
7.3

Features

Tasks
Task Creation and Assignment
ActiveCollab
9.4
Sciforma
7.4
Basecamp
8.8
Due Dates
ActiveCollab
9.4
Sciforma
7.7
Basecamp
8.7
Task Prioritization
ActiveCollab
8.3
Sciforma
6.7
Basecamp
7.7
To-Do Lists
ActiveCollab
8.2
Sciforma
Not enough data available
Basecamp
8.7
Collaboration
Collaborative Project Planning
ActiveCollab
8.7
Sciforma
7.5
Basecamp
8.7
Comments
ActiveCollab
9.0
Sciforma
7.9
Basecamp
8.7
Documents and Uploads
ActiveCollab
7.8
Sciforma
6.0
Basecamp
8.6
Projects
Gantt Chart / Project Map
ActiveCollab
7.9
Sciforma
7.1
Basecamp
6.6
Calendar View
ActiveCollab
8.4
Sciforma
7.8
Basecamp
7.6
Baselining / KPIs
ActiveCollab
Not enough data available
Sciforma
7.6
Basecamp
6.8
Project Budgeting
ActiveCollab
8.1
Sciforma
7.7
Basecamp
6.6
Issue Tracking
ActiveCollab
8.6
Sciforma
7.2
Basecamp
7.5
Portfolio Management
Portfolio Coordination
ActiveCollab
9.1
Sciforma
7.6
Basecamp
7.8
Portfolio Budgeting
ActiveCollab
9.0
Sciforma
7.5
Basecamp
7.1
What-If Scenarios
ActiveCollab
9.2
Sciforma
7.3
Basecamp
7.0
Workflow
ActiveCollab
8.6
Sciforma
7.9
Basecamp
7.9
Request Management
ActiveCollab
8.8
Sciforma
Not enough data available
Basecamp
7.7
Cost Tracking
ActiveCollab
8.6
Sciforma
8.5
Basecamp
6.7
ROI and Forecasting
ActiveCollab
9.3
Sciforma
Not enough data available
Basecamp
6.6
Risk Analysis
ActiveCollab
8.3
Sciforma
6.9
Basecamp
6.6
Resource Management
Resource Database
ActiveCollab
9.0
Sciforma
8.2
Basecamp
7.6
Resource Allocation
ActiveCollab
8.5
Sciforma
7.5
Basecamp
7.6
Workload Capacity
ActiveCollab
8.9
Sciforma
7.3
Basecamp
7.7
Time Tracking
ActiveCollab
8.6
Sciforma
7.9
Basecamp
7.5
Platform
Alerts
ActiveCollab
8.6
Sciforma
7.3
Basecamp
8.4
Mobile
ActiveCollab
8.1
Sciforma
7.0
Basecamp
8.1
User, Role, and Access Management
ActiveCollab
8.9
Sciforma
7.8
Basecamp
8.4
API / Integrations
ActiveCollab
8.0
Sciforma
7.3
Basecamp
7.5
Reporting and Dashboards
ActiveCollab
7.5
Sciforma
7.3
Basecamp
7.8
Customization
ActiveCollab
7.3
Sciforma
8.3
Basecamp
7.1
Performance and Reliability
ActiveCollab
8.3
Sciforma
7.2
Basecamp
8.8

Reviewers' Company Size

Small-Business (50 or fewer emp.)
Small-Business
(50 or fewer emp.)
75.8%
0%
51.4%
Mid-Market (51-1000 emp.)
Mid-Market
(51-1000 emp.)
21.2%
50.0%
32.4%
Enterprise (> 1000 emp.)
Enterprise
(> 1000 emp.)
3.0%
50.0%
16.2%
ActiveCollab
Small-Business
75.8%
Mid-Market
21.2%
Enterprise
3.0%
Sciforma
Small-Business
0%
Mid-Market
50.0%
Enterprise
50.0%
Basecamp
Small-Business
51.4%
Mid-Market
32.4%
Enterprise
16.2%

Reviewers' Industry

 
Marketing and Advertising
42.2%
Information Technology and Services
13.3%
Marketing and Advertising
16.5%
 
Information Technology and Services
8.9%
Building Materials
13.3%
Information Technology and Services
6.8%
 
Graphic Design
8.9%
Retail
6.7%
Higher Education
6.6%
 
Computer Software
6.7%
Research
6.7%
Non-Profit Organization Management
6.3%
 
Retail
4.4%
Pharmaceuticals
6.7%
Computer Software
5.7%
 
Other
28.9%
Other
53.3%
Other
58.0%
ActiveCollab
Marketing and Advertising
42.2%
Information Technology and Services
8.9%
Graphic Design
8.9%
Computer Software
6.7%
Retail
4.4%
Other
28.9%
Sciforma
Information Technology and Services
13.3%
Building Materials
13.3%
Retail
6.7%
Research
6.7%
Pharmaceuticals
6.7%
Other
53.3%
Basecamp
Marketing and Advertising
16.5%
Information Technology and Services
6.8%
Higher Education
6.6%
Non-Profit Organization Management
6.3%
Computer Software
5.7%
Other
58.0%

Reviews

Most Helpful Favorable Review
Most Helpful Favorable Review
Dustin B.
Agency in Marketing and Advertising

The calendar view and being able to assign tasks and monitor to-dos in a single calendar view is awesome.

Edwin C.
Consultant

Sciforma is really intuitive for work with PPM. It allowes you to work with resource managment, task, projects, demands and portfolios. Also, it allowes you to create your own fields in order to get the kpi you need to track your projects. So the software...

G2 Crowd User in Internet

Caveman ready interface. It's like an apple product; crack it open and go.

Most Helpful Critical Review
Most Helpful Critical Review
G2 Crowd User

IT IS NEVER FULLY FUNCTIONAL. There is never a day (use it daily) that Active Collab fully works. The entire thing will be down, we won't be able to upload files, and reports can all be down at different times throughout the week. It sucks because it is so...

G2 Crowd User in Retail

The Java tool is very hard to configure. It is not intuitive. There are no user manuals. The search system for the Knowledge Base is frustrating and a waste of time. v7.0 is a vast improvement from v5.0 but compared to other tools in the market (HP, MS...

Jeff N.
Administrator

Slow to load. Frozen development because they start from scratch for each new version. Lack of native integrations because developers have to develop new integration for each new version. I wish it had some kind of webform data entry onboarding feature...

 
ActiveCollab
Most Helpful Favorable Review
Dustin B.
Agency in Marketing and Advertising

The calendar view and being able to assign tasks and monitor to-dos in a single calendar view is awesome.

Most Helpful Critical Review
G2 Crowd User

IT IS NEVER FULLY FUNCTIONAL. There is never a day (use it daily) that Active Collab fully works. The entire thing will be down, we won't be able to upload files, and reports can all be down at different times throughout the week. It sucks because it is so...

Sciforma
Most Helpful Favorable Review
Edwin C.
Consultant

Sciforma is really intuitive for work with PPM. It allowes you to work with resource managment, task, projects, demands and portfolios. Also, it allowes you to create your own fields in order to get the kpi you need to track your projects. So the software...

Most Helpful Critical Review
G2 Crowd User in Retail

The Java tool is very hard to configure. It is not intuitive. There are no user manuals. The search system for the Knowledge Base is frustrating and a waste of time. v7.0 is a vast improvement from v5.0 but compared to other tools in the market (HP, MS...

Basecamp
Most Helpful Favorable Review
G2 Crowd User in Internet

Caveman ready interface. It's like an apple product; crack it open and go.

Most Helpful Critical Review
Jeff N.
Administrator

Slow to load. Frozen development because they start from scratch for each new version. Lack of native integrations because developers have to develop new integration for each new version. I wish it had some kind of webform data entry onboarding feature...

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