Compare Clarizen, Projector PSA, and Microsoft Project & Portfolio Management

Pricing

 
Unlimited
Contact for pricing
team
$15
/ per user, per month
Project Standard (Project Managers)
$589.99
 
Enterprise
Contact for pricing
professional
$25
/ per user, per month
Project Online Premium
$55
/User/Month
 
enterprise
$30
/ per user, per month
Project Online Professional
$30
/User/Month
 
Project Online Essentials
$7
/User/Month
 
Project Professional (Project Managers)
$1,159.99
 
Free Trial
Free Trial
Free Trial Unavailable
Clarizen
Unlimited
Contact for pricing
Enterprise
Contact for pricing
Free Trial
Projector PSA
team
$15/ per user, per month
professional
$25/ per user, per month
enterprise
$30/ per user, per month
Free Trial
Microsoft Project & Portfolio Management
Project Standard (Project Managers)
$589.99
Project Online Premium
$55/User/Month
Project Online Professional
$30/User/Month
Project Online Essentials
$7/User/Month
Project Professional (Project Managers)
$1,159.99
Free Trial Unavailable

Ratings

Meets Requirements
Meets Requirements
8.2
8.8
8.3
Ease of Use
Ease of Use
7.4
8.1
7.2
Ease of Setup
Ease of Setup
7.0
7.5
7.5
Ease of Admin
Ease of Admin
7.6
8.3
7.6
Quality of Support
Quality of Support
8.2
9.6
7.5
Ease of Doing Business With
Ease of Doing Business With
8.3
9.4
7.9
Product Direction (% positive)
Product Direction (% positive)
7.4
8.7
6.5
Meets Requirements
Clarizen
8.2
Projector PSA
8.8
Microsoft Project & Portfolio Management
8.3
Ease of Use
Clarizen
7.4
Projector PSA
8.1
Microsoft Project & Portfolio Management
7.2
Ease of Setup
Clarizen
7.0
Projector PSA
7.5
Microsoft Project & Portfolio Management
7.5
Ease of Admin
Clarizen
7.6
Projector PSA
8.3
Microsoft Project & Portfolio Management
7.6
Quality of Support
Clarizen
8.2
Projector PSA
9.6
Microsoft Project & Portfolio Management
7.5
Ease of Doing Business With
Clarizen
8.3
Projector PSA
9.4
Microsoft Project & Portfolio Management
7.9
Product Direction (% positive)
Clarizen
7.4
Projector PSA
8.7
Microsoft Project & Portfolio Management
6.5

Reviewers' Company Size

Small-Business (50 or fewer emp.)
Small-Business
(50 or fewer emp.)
13.9%
35.1%
24.7%
Mid-Market (51-1000 emp.)
Mid-Market
(51-1000 emp.)
50.0%
48.6%
27.2%
Enterprise (> 1000 emp.)
Enterprise
(> 1000 emp.)
36.1%
16.2%
48.1%
Clarizen
Small-Business
13.9%
Mid-Market
50.0%
Enterprise
36.1%
Projector PSA
Small-Business
35.1%
Mid-Market
48.6%
Enterprise
16.2%
Microsoft Project & Portfolio Management
Small-Business
24.7%
Mid-Market
27.2%
Enterprise
48.1%

Reviewers' Industry

 
Computer Software
17.9%
Information Technology and Services
33.7%
Information Technology and Services
14.6%
 
Information Technology and Services
13.4%
Management Consulting
15.2%
Hospital & Health Care
5.3%
 
Marketing and Advertising
7.3%
Computer Software
10.9%
Higher Education
5.0%
 
Financial Services
6.1%
Marketing and Advertising
6.5%
Construction
4.7%
 
Market Research
5.0%
Design
6.5%
Computer Software
4.4%
 
Other
50.3%
Other
27.2%
Other
66.0%
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%
Projector PSA
Information Technology and Services
33.7%
Management Consulting
15.2%
Computer Software
10.9%
Marketing and Advertising
6.5%
Design
6.5%
Other
27.2%
Microsoft Project & Portfolio Management
Information Technology and Services
14.6%
Hospital & Health Care
5.3%
Higher Education
5.0%
Construction
4.7%
Computer Software
4.4%
Other
66.0%

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...

Ginny B.
Administrator

Efficiency - within a single system, we could track time & expenses, schedule resources, manage projects, invoice clients, and integrate into our accounting system. Projector gives companies visibility and control of their business in real-time rather than...

John O.
User in Computer Software

Microsoft Project has been a standard for tracking projects of various sizes. The dependency chaining works quite well and helps visualize resource and task scheduling. Good for milestone tracking at a high level, while also designating resources to...

Most Helpful Critical Review
Most Helpful Critical Review
G2 Crowd User in Computer Software

It's very difficult to learn, there are a lot of buttons/clicks to get to where you need to go or to find certain things that are needed to complete your task. This could be because of how customized our instance is.

Norrell M.
Administrator in Hospital & Health Care

You have to pay for consulting services to REALLY understand how the system works and how it can work best for your needs. I have been in two places where the system has been set up and both times, it has been an uphill battle learning how to best configure...

Brittany T.
User in Computer Software

It is buggy and difficult to use at times. It does not lend its self to ease of use.

 
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 in Computer Software

It's very difficult to learn, there are a lot of buttons/clicks to get to where you need to go or to find certain things that are needed to complete your task. This could be because of how customized our instance is.

Projector PSA
Most Helpful Favorable Review
Ginny B.
Administrator

Efficiency - within a single system, we could track time & expenses, schedule resources, manage projects, invoice clients, and integrate into our accounting system. Projector gives companies visibility and control of their business in real-time rather than...

Most Helpful Critical Review
Norrell M.
Administrator in Hospital & Health Care

You have to pay for consulting services to REALLY understand how the system works and how it can work best for your needs. I have been in two places where the system has been set up and both times, it has been an uphill battle learning how to best configure...

Microsoft Project & Portfolio Management
Most Helpful Favorable Review
John O.
User in Computer Software

Microsoft Project has been a standard for tracking projects of various sizes. The dependency chaining works quite well and helps visualize resource and task scheduling. Good for milestone tracking at a high level, while also designating resources to...

Most Helpful Critical Review
Brittany T.
User in Computer Software

It is buggy and difficult to use at times. It does not lend its self to ease of use.

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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.

Projector PSA
Microsoft Project & Portfolio Management
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