Compare Basecamp, EPM Live, and Jira

Pricing

 
Basecamp For Us
$29 per month
Projects
starts at $10 / month for 10 users
 
Basecamp With Clients
$79 per month
Development
starts at $20 / month for 10 users
 
Basecamp Big
$3,000 per year
Service Desk
$20 / month for 10 users
 
Free Trial Unavailable
Free Trial Unavailable
Free Trial Unavailable
Basecamp
Basecamp For Us
$29per month
Basecamp With Clients
$79per month
Basecamp Big
$3,000per year
Free Trial Unavailable
EPM Live
Free Trial Unavailable
Jira
Projects
starts at $10/ month for 10 users
Development
starts at $20/ month for 10 users
Service Desk
$20/ month for 10 users
Free Trial Unavailable

Ratings

Meets Requirements
Meets Requirements
8.3
7.7
8.6
Ease of Use
Ease of Use
8.5
7.6
7.6
Ease of Setup
Ease of Setup
8.7
Not enough data available
7.0
Ease of Admin
Ease of Admin
8.6
Not enough data available
7.2
Quality of Support
Quality of Support
8.2
6.7
7.8
Ease of Doing Business With
Ease of Doing Business With
8.7
Not enough data available
8.3
Product Direction (% positive)
Product Direction (% positive)
7.3
4.2
7.8
Meets Requirements
Basecamp
8.3
EPM Live
7.7
Jira
8.6
Ease of Use
Basecamp
8.5
EPM Live
7.6
Jira
7.6
Ease of Setup
Basecamp
8.7
EPM Live
Not enough data available
Jira
7.0
Ease of Admin
Basecamp
8.6
EPM Live
Not enough data available
Jira
7.2
Quality of Support
Basecamp
8.2
EPM Live
6.7
Jira
7.8
Ease of Doing Business With
Basecamp
8.7
EPM Live
Not enough data available
Jira
8.3
Product Direction (% positive)
Basecamp
7.3
EPM Live
4.2
Jira
7.8

Reviewers' Company Size

Small-Business (50 or fewer emp.)
Small-Business
(50 or fewer emp.)
51.4%
9.1%
22.4%
Mid-Market (51-1000 emp.)
Mid-Market
(51-1000 emp.)
32.4%
36.4%
42.7%
Enterprise (> 1000 emp.)
Enterprise
(> 1000 emp.)
16.2%
54.5%
34.9%
Basecamp
Small-Business
51.4%
Mid-Market
32.4%
Enterprise
16.2%
EPM Live
Small-Business
9.1%
Mid-Market
36.4%
Enterprise
54.5%
Jira
Small-Business
22.4%
Mid-Market
42.7%
Enterprise
34.9%

Reviewers' Industry

 
Marketing and Advertising
16.6%
Non-Profit Organization Management
18.8%
Information Technology and Services
21.7%
 
Information Technology and Services
6.8%
Telecommunications
12.5%
Computer Software
20.8%
 
Higher Education
6.6%
Higher Education
12.5%
Internet
8.6%
 
Non-Profit Organization Management
6.3%
Defense & Space
12.5%
Marketing and Advertising
5.3%
 
Computer Software
5.7%
Utilities
6.3%
Financial Services
3.6%
 
Other
58.0%
Other
37.5%
Other
40.1%
Basecamp
Marketing and Advertising
16.6%
Information Technology and Services
6.8%
Higher Education
6.6%
Non-Profit Organization Management
6.3%
Computer Software
5.7%
Other
58.0%
EPM Live
Non-Profit Organization Management
18.8%
Telecommunications
12.5%
Higher Education
12.5%
Defense & Space
12.5%
Utilities
6.3%
Other
37.5%
Jira
Information Technology and Services
21.7%
Computer Software
20.8%
Internet
8.6%
Marketing and Advertising
5.3%
Financial Services
3.6%
Other
40.1%

Reviews

Most Helpful Favorable Review
Most Helpful Favorable Review
G2 Crowd User in Internet

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

G2 Crowd User in Utilities

The best is process and concept of this PM Tool. Especial, I like the Cost management module and some Online planner ssuch as Online Planner, Agile Planner and Kanban.

Daniel J.
User in Computer Software

We use JIRA extensively for issue management and tracking. Each team has a project and it is a great way to work amongst teams and collaborate. The tool is very versatile and great to have project leaders, watchers, stakeholders, etc. They also have...

Most Helpful Critical Review
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...

G2 Crowd User in Computer Software

Performance is horrible. We use a cloud account so I can't speak to performance or speed of a locally hosted account. EPM Live is down an unacceptable amount of time. I'm sure the "official" uptime statistics are much higher than what is actually the...

Andrew H.
Administrator in Internet

JIRA is an overly complicated system for managing projects. The biggest problem with JIRA will make you feel like you've collected and documented all the information, yet give you a false sense of security. JIRA will get in the way of critical communication...

 
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...

EPM Live
Most Helpful Favorable Review
G2 Crowd User in Utilities

The best is process and concept of this PM Tool. Especial, I like the Cost management module and some Online planner ssuch as Online Planner, Agile Planner and Kanban.

Most Helpful Critical Review
G2 Crowd User in Computer Software

Performance is horrible. We use a cloud account so I can't speak to performance or speed of a locally hosted account. EPM Live is down an unacceptable amount of time. I'm sure the "official" uptime statistics are much higher than what is actually the...

Jira
Most Helpful Favorable Review
Daniel J.
User in Computer Software

We use JIRA extensively for issue management and tracking. Each team has a project and it is a great way to work amongst teams and collaborate. The tool is very versatile and great to have project leaders, watchers, stakeholders, etc. They also have...

Most Helpful Critical Review
Andrew H.
Administrator in Internet

JIRA is an overly complicated system for managing projects. The biggest problem with JIRA will make you feel like you've collected and documented all the information, yet give you a false sense of security. JIRA will get in the way of critical communication...

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