Compare BigTime, Core, and EPM Live

Pricing

 
Express
$5.95 per user per month billed annually
Contact BQE Software Inc
Starting at $9.95 1 User
 
Pro
$17 per user per month billed annually
 
Premier
$28.90 per user per month billed annually
 
Free Trial
Free Trial
Free Trial Unavailable
BigTime
Express
$5.95per user per month billed annually
Pro
$17per user per month billed annually
Premier
$28.90per user per month billed annually
Free Trial
Core
Contact BQE Software Inc
Starting at $9.951 User
Free Trial
EPM Live
Free Trial Unavailable

Ratings

Meets Requirements
Meets Requirements
9.1
6.4
7.7
Ease of Use
Ease of Use
9.0
6.9
7.6
Ease of Setup
Ease of Setup
8.6
Not enough data availableNot enough data available
Ease of Admin
Ease of Admin
9.0
Not enough data availableNot enough data available
Quality of Support
Quality of Support
9.4
6.4
6.7
Ease of Doing Business With
Ease of Doing Business With
9.4
Not enough data availableNot enough data available
Product Direction (% positive)
Product Direction (% positive)
8.7
6.1
4.2
Meets Requirements
BigTime
9.1
Core
6.4
EPM Live
7.7
Ease of Use
BigTime
9.0
Core
6.9
EPM Live
7.6
Ease of Setup
BigTime
8.6
Core
Not enough data available
EPM Live
Not enough data available
Ease of Admin
BigTime
9.0
Core
Not enough data available
EPM Live
Not enough data available
Quality of Support
BigTime
9.4
Core
6.4
EPM Live
6.7
Ease of Doing Business With
BigTime
9.4
Core
Not enough data available
EPM Live
Not enough data available
Product Direction (% positive)
BigTime
8.7
Core
6.1
EPM Live
4.2

Features

Tasks
Task Creation and Assignment
BigTime
9.2
Core
Not enough data available
EPM Live
8.0
Due Dates
BigTime
9.2
Core
Not enough data available
EPM Live
8.2
Task Prioritization
BigTime
8.9
Core
Not enough data available
EPM Live
6.8
To-Do Lists
BigTime
8.6
Core
Not enough data available
EPM Live
7.3
Collaboration
Collaborative Project Planning
BigTime
8.7
Core
Not enough data available
EPM Live
7.8
Comments
BigTime
8.8
Core
Not enough data available
EPM Live
7.9
Documents and Uploads
BigTime
8.5
Core
Not enough data available
EPM Live
7.6
Projects
Gantt Chart / Project Map
BigTime
8.2
Core
Not enough data available
EPM Live
7.2
Calendar View
BigTime
8.3
Core
Not enough data available
EPM Live
7.8
Baselining / KPIs
BigTime
8.2
Core
Not enough data available
EPM Live
7.6
Project Budgeting
BigTime
8.9
Core
Not enough data available
EPM Live
7.2
Issue Tracking
BigTime
8.5
Core
Not enough data available
EPM Live
7.1
Portfolio Management
Portfolio Coordination
BigTime
8.2
Core
Not enough data available
EPM Live
7.7
Portfolio Budgeting
BigTime
8.1
Core
Not enough data available
EPM Live
8.0
What-If Scenarios
BigTime
7.6
Core
Not enough data available
EPM Live
8.0
Workflow
BigTime
8.7
Core
Not enough data available
EPM Live
7.0
Request Management
BigTime
Not enough data available
Core
Not enough data available
EPM Live
7.3
Cost Tracking
BigTime
9.0
Core
Not enough data available
EPM Live
8.1
ROI and Forecasting
BigTime
8.4
Core
Not enough data available
EPM Live
7.3
Risk Analysis
BigTime
Not enough data available
Core
Not enough data available
EPM Live
7.3
Resource Management
Resource Database
BigTime
8.5
Core
Not enough data available
EPM Live
8.0
Resource Allocation
BigTime
8.6
Core
Not enough data available
EPM Live
6.7
Workload Capacity
BigTime
8.6
Core
Not enough data available
EPM Live
7.5
Time Tracking
BigTime
9.4
Core
Not enough data available
EPM Live
8.3
Platform
Alerts
BigTime
8.6
Core
Not enough data available
EPM Live
7.7
Mobile
BigTime
8.5
Core
Not enough data available
EPM Live
6.5
User, Role, and Access Management
BigTime
9.0
Core
Not enough data available
EPM Live
7.2
API / Integrations
BigTime
8.5
Core
Not enough data available
EPM Live
6.3
Reporting and Dashboards
BigTime
8.8
Core
Not enough data available
EPM Live
6.8
Customization
BigTime
8.3
Core
Not enough data available
EPM Live
6.7
Performance and Reliability
BigTime
9.0
Core
Not enough data available
EPM Live
6.8

Reviewers' Company Size

Small-Business (50 or fewer emp.)
Small-Business
(50 or fewer emp.)
82.3%
66.7%
9.1%
Mid-Market (51-1000 emp.)
Mid-Market
(51-1000 emp.)
16.1%
33.3%
36.4%
Enterprise (> 1000 emp.)
Enterprise
(> 1000 emp.)
1.6%
0%
54.5%
BigTime
Small-Business
82.3%
Mid-Market
16.1%
Enterprise
1.6%
Core
Small-Business
66.7%
Mid-Market
33.3%
Enterprise
0%
EPM Live
Small-Business
9.1%
Mid-Market
36.4%
Enterprise
54.5%

Reviewers' Industry

 
Accounting
15.9%
Computer Software
28.6%
Non-Profit Organization Management
18.8%
 
Public Relations and Communications
12.5%
Renewables & Environment
14.3%
Telecommunications
12.5%
 
Civil Engineering
8.3%
Marketing and Advertising
14.3%
Higher Education
12.5%
 
Information Technology and Services
8.0%
Financial Services
14.3%
Defense & Space
12.5%
 
Architecture & Planning
7.8%
Civil Engineering
14.3%
Utilities
6.3%
 
Other
47.6%
Other
14.3%
Other
37.5%
BigTime
Accounting
15.9%
Public Relations and Communications
12.5%
Civil Engineering
8.3%
Information Technology and Services
8.0%
Architecture & Planning
7.8%
Other
47.6%
Core
Computer Software
28.6%
Renewables & Environment
14.3%
Marketing and Advertising
14.3%
Financial Services
14.3%
Civil Engineering
14.3%
Other
14.3%
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%

Reviews

Most Helpful Favorable Review
Most Helpful Favorable Review
Melinda C.
Internal Consultant

BigTime provides excellent customer service for an easy to use product. We rarely run into problems, but when we do, the customer service has been prompt and professional. The product is constantly evolving and it easy for end users.

Sara H.
User in Marketing and Advertising

Ease of inputting time in through the time card function. Great customer support. Love being able to check client budgets in real time.

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
Most Helpful Critical Review
Andrew C.
Administrator in Public Relations and Communications

Users are given dozens of options when producing a simple report, and the written explanations vary little, making it confusing as to what information will be pulled in a given report.

Simon R.
Executive Sponsor

We have not long implemented BQE Core for time recording and billing in an establish service business. The implementation process has been quite bumpy and their responsiveness has been patchy. Worst of all as above they have removed the functionality to...

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...

 
BigTime
Most Helpful Favorable Review
Melinda C.
Internal Consultant

BigTime provides excellent customer service for an easy to use product. We rarely run into problems, but when we do, the customer service has been prompt and professional. The product is constantly evolving and it easy for end users.

Most Helpful Critical Review
Andrew C.
Administrator in Public Relations and Communications

Users are given dozens of options when producing a simple report, and the written explanations vary little, making it confusing as to what information will be pulled in a given report.

Core
Most Helpful Favorable Review
Sara H.
User in Marketing and Advertising

Ease of inputting time in through the time card function. Great customer support. Love being able to check client budgets in real time.

Most Helpful Critical Review
Simon R.
Executive Sponsor

We have not long implemented BQE Core for time recording and billing in an establish service business. The implementation process has been quite bumpy and their responsiveness has been patchy. Worst of all as above they have removed the functionality to...

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...

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Videos

 

Tracking Time & Expenses in BigTime.

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BigTime

Tracking Time & Expenses in BigTime.

Core
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EPM Live
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Downloads

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EPM Live
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