Compare Clarizen, Micro Focus PPM, and CA PPM

Pricing

 
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Clarizen
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Free Trial
Micro Focus PPM
Free Trial Unavailable
CA PPM
Free Trial Unavailable

Ratings

Meets Requirements
Meets Requirements
8.2
8.3
7.6
Ease of Use
Ease of Use
7.4
6.8
6.6
Ease of Setup
Ease of Setup
7.0
7.7
5.6
Ease of Admin
Ease of Admin
7.6
8.4
6.4
Quality of Support
Quality of Support
8.2
7.2
6.4
Ease of Doing Business With
Ease of Doing Business With
8.3
8.0
7.6
Product Direction (% positive)
Product Direction (% positive)
7.4
6.7
5.6
Meets Requirements
Clarizen
8.2
Micro Focus PPM
8.3
CA PPM
7.6
Ease of Use
Clarizen
7.4
Micro Focus PPM
6.8
CA PPM
6.6
Ease of Setup
Clarizen
7.0
Micro Focus PPM
7.7
CA PPM
5.6
Ease of Admin
Clarizen
7.6
Micro Focus PPM
8.4
CA PPM
6.4
Quality of Support
Clarizen
8.2
Micro Focus PPM
7.2
CA PPM
6.4
Ease of Doing Business With
Clarizen
8.3
Micro Focus PPM
8.0
CA PPM
7.6
Product Direction (% positive)
Clarizen
7.4
Micro Focus PPM
6.7
CA PPM
5.6

Features

Tasks
Task Creation and Assignment
Clarizen
8.6
Micro Focus PPM
7.9
CA PPM
7.8
Due Dates
Clarizen
8.3
Micro Focus PPM
8.1
CA PPM
7.8
Task Prioritization
Clarizen
7.9
Micro Focus PPM
7.8
CA PPM
7.4
To-Do Lists
Clarizen
7.8
Micro Focus PPM
7.2
CA PPM
7.2
Portfolio Management
Portfolio Types
Clarizen
Not enough data available
Micro Focus PPM
Not enough data available
CA PPM
Not enough data available
Planning
Clarizen
Not enough data available
Micro Focus PPM
Not enough data available
CA PPM
Not enough data available
Alignment
Clarizen
Not enough data available
Micro Focus PPM
Not enough data available
CA PPM
Not enough data available
Portfolio Mix
Clarizen
Not enough data available
Micro Focus PPM
Not enough data available
CA PPM
Not enough data available
Collaboration
Collaborative Project Planning
Clarizen
8.4
Micro Focus PPM
7.6
CA PPM
7.2
Comments
Clarizen
8.1
Micro Focus PPM
7.7
CA PPM
6.7
Documents and Uploads
Clarizen
8.1
Micro Focus PPM
7.7
CA PPM
7.4
Project Management
Dependencies
Clarizen
Not enough data available
Micro Focus PPM
Not enough data available
CA PPM
Not enough data available
Priorities
Clarizen
Not enough data available
Micro Focus PPM
Not enough data available
CA PPM
Not enough data available
Lean Management
Clarizen
Not enough data available
Micro Focus PPM
Not enough data available
CA PPM
Not enough data available
Projects
Gantt Chart / Project Map
Clarizen
7.7
Micro Focus PPM
7.8
CA PPM
7.3
Calendar View
Clarizen
6.9
Micro Focus PPM
7.5
CA PPM
7.2
Baselining / KPIs
Clarizen
7.1
Micro Focus PPM
7.1
CA PPM
7.4
Project Budgeting
Clarizen
7.6
Micro Focus PPM
8.2
CA PPM
7.4
Issue Tracking
Clarizen
8.1
Micro Focus PPM
8.2
CA PPM
6.7
Resource Management
Definition
Clarizen
Not enough data available
Micro Focus PPM
Not enough data available
CA PPM
Not enough data available
Allocation
Clarizen
Not enough data available
Micro Focus PPM
Not enough data available
CA PPM
Not enough data available
Optimization
Clarizen
Not enough data available
Micro Focus PPM
Not enough data available
CA PPM
Not enough data available
Portfolio Management
Portfolio Coordination
Clarizen
7.4
Micro Focus PPM
7.9
CA PPM
7.8
Portfolio Budgeting
Clarizen
6.8
Micro Focus PPM
7.8
CA PPM
7.4
What-If Scenarios
Clarizen
6.5
Micro Focus PPM
7.4
CA PPM
7.3
Workflow
Clarizen
8.0
Micro Focus PPM
8.1
CA PPM
6.7
Request Management
Clarizen
7.2
Micro Focus PPM
7.7
CA PPM
7.1
Cost Tracking
Clarizen
6.9
Micro Focus PPM
7.6
CA PPM
7.3
ROI and Forecasting
Clarizen
6.3
Micro Focus PPM
7.2
CA PPM
7.0
Risk Analysis
Clarizen
7.0
Micro Focus PPM
7.9
CA PPM
7.3
Data & Analytics
Data Consolidation
Clarizen
Not enough data available
Micro Focus PPM
Not enough data available
CA PPM
Not enough data available
Visualizations
Clarizen
Not enough data available
Micro Focus PPM
Not enough data available
CA PPM
Not enough data available
Performance
Clarizen
Not enough data available
Micro Focus PPM
Not enough data available
CA PPM
Not enough data available
Risk Analysis
Clarizen
Not enough data available
Micro Focus PPM
Not enough data available
CA PPM
Not enough data available
Resource Management
Resource Database
Clarizen
7.8
Micro Focus PPM
8.1
CA PPM
7.9
Resource Allocation
Clarizen
7.7
Micro Focus PPM
7.4
CA PPM
7.5
Workload Capacity
Clarizen
7.7
Micro Focus PPM
8.0
CA PPM
7.6
Time Tracking
Clarizen
8.4
Micro Focus PPM
8.3
CA PPM
8.1
Platform
Alerts
Clarizen
7.2
Micro Focus PPM
8.0
CA PPM
7.0
Mobile
Clarizen
6.8
Micro Focus PPM
5.6
CA PPM
5.8
User, Role, and Access Management
Clarizen
8.0
Micro Focus PPM
7.7
CA PPM
7.1
API / Integrations
Clarizen
7.4
Micro Focus PPM
6.8
CA PPM
6.3
Reporting and Dashboards
Clarizen
7.8
Micro Focus PPM
7.5
CA PPM
7.6
Customization
Clarizen
8.4
Micro Focus PPM
7.4
CA PPM
7.3
Performance and Reliability
Clarizen
8.2
Micro Focus PPM
7.7
CA PPM
7.4

Reviewers' Company Size

Small-Business (50 or fewer emp.)
Small-Business
(50 or fewer emp.)
13.9%
9.5%
0%
Mid-Market (51-1000 emp.)
Mid-Market
(51-1000 emp.)
50.0%
28.6%
26.8%
Enterprise (> 1000 emp.)
Enterprise
(> 1000 emp.)
36.1%
61.9%
73.2%
Clarizen
Small-Business
13.9%
Mid-Market
50.0%
Enterprise
36.1%
Micro Focus PPM
Small-Business
9.5%
Mid-Market
28.6%
Enterprise
61.9%
CA PPM
Small-Business
0%
Mid-Market
26.8%
Enterprise
73.2%

Reviewers' Industry

 
Computer Software
17.9%
Information Technology and Services
34.6%
Information Technology and Services
18.9%
 
Information Technology and Services
13.4%
Telecommunications
11.5%
Hospital & Health Care
17.0%
 
Marketing and Advertising
7.3%
Management Consulting
7.7%
Insurance
13.2%
 
Financial Services
6.1%
Insurance
7.7%
Telecommunications
7.5%
 
Market Research
5.0%
Non-Profit Organization Management
3.8%
Accounting
7.5%
 
Other
50.3%
Other
34.6%
Other
35.8%
Clarizen
Computer Software
17.9%
Information Technology and Services
13.4%
Marketing and Advertising
7.3%
Financial Services
6.1%
Market Research
5.0%
Other
50.3%
Micro Focus PPM
Information Technology and Services
34.6%
Telecommunications
11.5%
Management Consulting
7.7%
Insurance
7.7%
Non-Profit Organization Management
3.8%
Other
34.6%
CA PPM
Information Technology and Services
18.9%
Hospital & Health Care
17.0%
Insurance
13.2%
Telecommunications
7.5%
Accounting
7.5%
Other
35.8%

Reviews

Most Helpful Favorable Review
Most Helpful Favorable Review
Jason B.
Administrator in Computer Software

The Clarizen tool is likely the most configurable SaaS tool available in the PPM world - especially when it comes to the user interface. Meeting a company's need for custom fields & workflows to support unique processes is a major selling point of the...

Peter B.
User in Computer Software

I evaluated and ran a trial of this software a few years ago and it basically was a good tool for large IT shops that need to keep track of all their projects in one central repository.

James P.
Consultant in Information Technology and Services

My favorite part of Clarity is how easily you can configure the application as an end user. You can easily save different filters and views to display specific data each time the application is launched. Additionally, back end administrators can easily...

Most Helpful Critical Review
Most Helpful Critical Review
G2 Crowd User

The user interface can feel cluttered, and I find that buttons are often not where you would expect them to be. Sometimes it feels like the site takes ages to load.

G2 Crowd User in Hospital & Health Care

I am a basic user of the system and therefore can only review the application from that standpoint. With this in mind, as a user, I think the application is rather cumbersome. If you add more than a handful of tasks / assets / miscellaneous items to your...

Tiberius F.
User in Automotive

My dislikes are: User driven customization of the product is not fully supported by Clarity PPM. CA PPM only allows data extraction to third party software and does not support full integration. No social collaboration features

 
Clarizen
Most Helpful Favorable Review
Jason B.
Administrator in Computer Software

The Clarizen tool is likely the most configurable SaaS tool available in the PPM world - especially when it comes to the user interface. Meeting a company's need for custom fields & workflows to support unique processes is a major selling point of the...

Most Helpful Critical Review
G2 Crowd User

The user interface can feel cluttered, and I find that buttons are often not where you would expect them to be. Sometimes it feels like the site takes ages to load.

Micro Focus PPM
Most Helpful Favorable Review
Peter B.
User in Computer Software

I evaluated and ran a trial of this software a few years ago and it basically was a good tool for large IT shops that need to keep track of all their projects in one central repository.

Most Helpful Critical Review
G2 Crowd User in Hospital & Health Care

I am a basic user of the system and therefore can only review the application from that standpoint. With this in mind, as a user, I think the application is rather cumbersome. If you add more than a handful of tasks / assets / miscellaneous items to your...

CA PPM
Most Helpful Favorable Review
James P.
Consultant in Information Technology and Services

My favorite part of Clarity is how easily you can configure the application as an end user. You can easily save different filters and views to display specific data each time the application is launched. Additionally, back end administrators can easily...

Most Helpful Critical Review
Tiberius F.
User in Automotive

My dislikes are: User driven customization of the product is not fully supported by Clarity PPM. CA PPM only allows data extraction to third party software and does not support full integration. No social collaboration features

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Videos

 

Learn more about Clarizen for:
- Project Management
- Social Collaboration
- Work Management
- Tasks, Timesheets & More...

Check out our specific demo videos for IT PPM, Professional Services, our integration with Jira and our time-saving slide publisher tool.

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Clarizen

Learn more about Clarizen for:
- Project Management
- Social Collaboration
- Work Management
- Tasks, Timesheets & More...

Check out our specific demo videos for IT PPM, Professional Services, our integration with Jira and our time-saving slide publisher tool.

Micro Focus PPM
No videos provided
CA PPM
No videos provided

Downloads

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Micro Focus PPM
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CA PPM
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