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BigTime
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Hive
Hive
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Core
Core

Pricing

 
Express
$5.95
per user per month billed annually
Professional
$12
per user per month
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Starting at $9.95
1 User
 
Pro
$17
per user per month billed annually
Enterprise
Available on Request
Contact for details
 
Premier
$28.90
per user per month billed annually
 
Free Trial
Free Trial
Free Trial
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
Hive
Professional
$12per user per month
Enterprise
Available on RequestContact for details
Free Trial
Core
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Starting at $9.951 User
Free Trial

Ratings

Meets Requirements
Meets Requirements
9.1
9.0
6.4
Ease of Use
Ease of Use
9.0
9.0
6.9
Ease of Setup
Ease of Setup
8.6
9.2
Not enough data available
Ease of Admin
Ease of Admin
9.0
9.3
Not enough data available
Quality of Support
Quality of Support
9.4
9.5
6.4
Ease of Doing Business With
Ease of Doing Business With
9.4
9.6
Not enough data available
Product Direction (% positive)
Product Direction (% positive)
8.7
9.9
6.1
Meets Requirements
BigTime
9.1
Hive
9.0
Core
6.4
Ease of Use
BigTime
9.0
Hive
9.0
Core
6.9
Ease of Setup
BigTime
8.6
Hive
9.2
Core
Not enough data available
Ease of Admin
BigTime
9.0
Hive
9.3
Core
Not enough data available
Quality of Support
BigTime
9.4
Hive
9.5
Core
6.4
Ease of Doing Business With
BigTime
9.4
Hive
9.6
Core
Not enough data available
Product Direction (% positive)
BigTime
8.7
Hive
9.9
Core
6.1

Features

Tasks
Task Creation and Assignment
BigTime
9.2
Hive
9.2
Core
Not enough data available
Due Dates
BigTime
9.2
Hive
8.9
Core
Not enough data available
Task Prioritization
BigTime
8.9
Hive
8.8
Core
Not enough data available
To-Do Lists
BigTime
8.6
Hive
9.1
Core
Not enough data available
Collaboration
Collaborative Project Planning
BigTime
8.7
Hive
9.5
Core
Not enough data available
Comments
BigTime
8.8
Hive
9.3
Core
Not enough data available
Documents and Uploads
BigTime
8.5
Hive
8.8
Core
Not enough data available
Projects
Gantt Chart / Project Map
BigTime
8.2
Hive
8.5
Core
Not enough data available
Calendar View
BigTime
8.3
Hive
8.9
Core
Not enough data available
Baselining / KPIs
BigTime
8.2
Hive
8.2
Core
Not enough data available
Project Budgeting
BigTime
8.9
Hive
Not enough data available
Core
Not enough data available
Issue Tracking
BigTime
8.5
Hive
8.1
Core
Not enough data available
Portfolio Management
Portfolio Coordination
BigTime
8.2
Hive
9.1
Core
Not enough data available
Portfolio Budgeting
BigTime
8.1
Hive
8.3
Core
Not enough data available
What-If Scenarios
BigTime
7.6
Hive
Not enough data available
Core
Not enough data available
Workflow
BigTime
8.7
Hive
8.9
Core
Not enough data available
Request Management
BigTime
Not enough data available
Hive
8.0
Core
Not enough data available
Cost Tracking
BigTime
9.0
Hive
Not enough data available
Core
Not enough data available
ROI and Forecasting
BigTime
8.4
Hive
8.1
Core
Not enough data available
Risk Analysis
BigTime
Not enough data available
Hive
Not enough data available
Core
Not enough data available
Resource Management
Resource Database
BigTime
8.5
Hive
8.6
Core
Not enough data available
Resource Allocation
BigTime
8.6
Hive
8.7
Core
Not enough data available
Workload Capacity
BigTime
8.6
Hive
8.9
Core
Not enough data available
Time Tracking
BigTime
9.4
Hive
8.4
Core
Not enough data available
Platform
Alerts
BigTime
8.6
Hive
8.7
Core
Not enough data available
Mobile
BigTime
8.5
Hive
6.5
Core
Not enough data available
User, Role, and Access Management
BigTime
9.0
Hive
8.9
Core
Not enough data available
API / Integrations
BigTime
8.5
Hive
8.5
Core
Not enough data available
Reporting and Dashboards
BigTime
8.8
Hive
8.3
Core
Not enough data available
Customization
BigTime
8.3
Hive
8.6
Core
Not enough data available
Performance and Reliability
BigTime
9.0
Hive
8.7
Core
Not enough data available

Reviewers' Company Size

Small-Business (50 or fewer emp.)
Small-Business
(50 or fewer emp.)
82.4%
62.6%
66.7%
Mid-Market (51-1000 emp.)
Mid-Market
(51-1000 emp.)
16.1%
26.4%
33.3%
Enterprise (> 1000 emp.)
Enterprise
(> 1000 emp.)
1.6%
11.0%
0%
BigTime
Small-Business
82.4%
Mid-Market
16.1%
Enterprise
1.6%
Hive
Small-Business
62.6%
Mid-Market
26.4%
Enterprise
11.0%
Core
Small-Business
66.7%
Mid-Market
33.3%
Enterprise
0%

Reviewers' Industry

 
Accounting
15.9%
Marketing and Advertising
25.6%
Computer Software
28.6%
 
Public Relations and Communications
12.5%
Internet
5.8%
Renewables & Environment
14.3%
 
Civil Engineering
8.3%
Non-Profit Organization Management
5.0%
Marketing and Advertising
14.3%
 
Information Technology and Services
7.9%
Information Technology and Services
5.0%
Financial Services
14.3%
 
Architecture & Planning
7.9%
Real Estate
4.1%
Civil Engineering
14.3%
 
Other
47.5%
Other
54.5%
Other
14.3%
BigTime
Accounting
15.9%
Public Relations and Communications
12.5%
Civil Engineering
8.3%
Information Technology and Services
7.9%
Architecture & Planning
7.9%
Other
47.5%
Hive
Marketing and Advertising
25.6%
Internet
5.8%
Non-Profit Organization Management
5.0%
Information Technology and Services
5.0%
Real Estate
4.1%
Other
54.5%
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%

Reviews

Most Helpful Favorable Review
Most Helpful Favorable Review
G2 Crowd User

The support techs, they are always happy to help

G2 Crowd User in Venture Capital & Private Equity

The flexibility and vast feature set. With Hive, I can break down projects in a ton of different views rather than just 1 or 2. I can juggle multiple client projects running at once, with projects ranging from loose/unstructured to deadline-tight and highly...

Ahmad A.
Administrator

The flexibility of CORE invoicing has made our complex billing requirements to a minimum. We have customers that need invoices with three levels of tiered structure. Prior to CORE, it used to take us a lot of time to do billing and that time has been cut...

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.

G2 Crowd User

I’m crashes all the time so profit is vulnerable

G2 Crowd User

Lots of issues with security settings and access, printing, core updates that delete our existing information or files, information being moved around or lost, being incompatible with quickbooks. Help desk is useless, usually the resolution is having to...

 
BigTime
Most Helpful Favorable Review
G2 Crowd User

The support techs, they are always happy to help

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.

Hive
Most Helpful Favorable Review
G2 Crowd User in Venture Capital & Private Equity

The flexibility and vast feature set. With Hive, I can break down projects in a ton of different views rather than just 1 or 2. I can juggle multiple client projects running at once, with projects ranging from loose/unstructured to deadline-tight and highly...

Most Helpful Critical Review
G2 Crowd User

I’m crashes all the time so profit is vulnerable

Core
Most Helpful Favorable Review
Ahmad A.
Administrator

The flexibility of CORE invoicing has made our complex billing requirements to a minimum. We have customers that need invoices with three levels of tiered structure. Prior to CORE, it used to take us a lot of time to do billing and that time has been cut...

Most Helpful Critical Review
G2 Crowd User

Lots of issues with security settings and access, printing, core updates that delete our existing information or files, information being moved around or lost, being incompatible with quickbooks. Help desk is useless, usually the resolution is having to...

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Videos

 

Tracking Time & Expenses in BigTime.

Intro to Hive - Learn all the ins and out of using Hive and see how it powers the most innovative companies of the world such as Wework, Pinterest, Starbucks

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BigTime

Tracking Time & Expenses in BigTime.

Hive

Intro to Hive - Learn all the ins and out of using Hive and see how it powers the most innovative companies of the world such as Wework, Pinterest, Starbucks

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