Compare ActiveCollab, Sciforma, and Planview

Pricing

 
Annual billing
$6.25
per member, per month
 
Monthly billing
$7
per member, per month
 
Get Paid Bundle - Annual billing
$2
per member, per month
 
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
Planview
Free Trial Unavailable

Ratings

Meets Requirements
Meets Requirements
8.2
7.3
7.6
Ease of Use
Ease of Use
9.0
6.4
6.7
Ease of Setup
Ease of Setup
8.4
5.9
5.8
Ease of Admin
Ease of Admin
8.7
6.9
7.0
Quality of Support
Quality of Support
8.2
8.2
7.1
Ease of Doing Business With
Ease of Doing Business With
8.1
8.9
7.7
Product Direction (% positive)
Product Direction (% positive)
8.1
8.3
6.6
Meets Requirements
ActiveCollab
8.2
Sciforma
7.3
Planview
7.6
Ease of Use
ActiveCollab
9.0
Sciforma
6.4
Planview
6.7
Ease of Setup
ActiveCollab
8.4
Sciforma
5.9
Planview
5.8
Ease of Admin
ActiveCollab
8.7
Sciforma
6.9
Planview
7.0
Quality of Support
ActiveCollab
8.2
Sciforma
8.2
Planview
7.1
Ease of Doing Business With
ActiveCollab
8.1
Sciforma
8.9
Planview
7.7
Product Direction (% positive)
ActiveCollab
8.1
Sciforma
8.3
Planview
6.6

Features

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

Reviewers' Company Size

Small-Business (50 or fewer emp.)
Small-Business
(50 or fewer emp.)
75.8%
0%
3.7%
Mid-Market (51-1000 emp.)
Mid-Market
(51-1000 emp.)
21.2%
50.0%
14.8%
Enterprise (> 1000 emp.)
Enterprise
(> 1000 emp.)
3.0%
50.0%
81.5%
ActiveCollab
Small-Business
75.8%
Mid-Market
21.2%
Enterprise
3.0%
Sciforma
Small-Business
0%
Mid-Market
50.0%
Enterprise
50.0%
Planview
Small-Business
3.7%
Mid-Market
14.8%
Enterprise
81.5%

Reviewers' Industry

 
Marketing and Advertising
42.2%
Information Technology and Services
13.3%
Information Technology and Services
20.7%
 
Information Technology and Services
8.9%
Building Materials
13.3%
Internet
17.2%
 
Graphic Design
8.9%
Retail
6.7%
Logistics and Supply Chain
10.3%
 
Computer Software
6.7%
Research
6.7%
Insurance
6.9%
 
Retail
4.4%
Pharmaceuticals
6.7%
Hospital & Health Care
6.9%
 
Other
28.9%
Other
53.3%
Other
37.9%
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%
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%

Reviews

Most Helpful Favorable Review
Most Helpful Favorable Review
Andrew M.
G2 Crowd User in Telecommunications

I like the interface, especially of ActiveCollab 5, which is massive UI/UX improvement over AC 4. The product works and feels like Basecamp, but drastically expands the functions of Basecamp with invoicing, estimates and modules that allow you to increase...

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...

Trudy P.
Consultant in Information Technology and Services

Table Driven, able to track tasks and resources, project document respoistory

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...

Ethan B.
Administrator

The interface can slow at times, but closing or refreshing the browser generally resolves the issue

 
ActiveCollab
Most Helpful Favorable Review
Andrew M.
G2 Crowd User in Telecommunications

I like the interface, especially of ActiveCollab 5, which is massive UI/UX improvement over AC 4. The product works and feels like Basecamp, but drastically expands the functions of Basecamp with invoicing, estimates and modules that allow you to increase...

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...

Planview
Most Helpful Favorable Review
Trudy P.
Consultant in Information Technology and Services

Table Driven, able to track tasks and resources, project document respoistory

Most Helpful Critical Review
Ethan B.
Administrator

The interface can slow at times, but closing or refreshing the browser generally resolves the issue

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