Compare COMPASS® Quality Management System, Micro Focus PPM, and CA PPM

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Ratings

Meets Requirements
Meets Requirements
7.7
8.3
7.6
Ease of Use
Ease of Use
7.8
6.8
6.6
Ease of Setup
Ease of Setup
8.4
7.7
5.6
Ease of Admin
Ease of Admin
8.2
8.4
6.4
Quality of Support
Quality of Support
8.6
7.2
6.4
Ease of Doing Business With
Ease of Doing Business With
8.8
8.0
7.6
Product Direction (% positive)
Product Direction (% positive)
9.4
6.7
5.6
Meets Requirements
COMPASS® Quality Management System
7.7
Micro Focus PPM
8.3
CA PPM
7.6
Ease of Use
COMPASS® Quality Management System
7.8
Micro Focus PPM
6.8
CA PPM
6.6
Ease of Setup
COMPASS® Quality Management System
8.4
Micro Focus PPM
7.7
CA PPM
5.6
Ease of Admin
COMPASS® Quality Management System
8.2
Micro Focus PPM
8.4
CA PPM
6.4
Quality of Support
COMPASS® Quality Management System
8.6
Micro Focus PPM
7.2
CA PPM
6.4
Ease of Doing Business With
COMPASS® Quality Management System
8.8
Micro Focus PPM
8.0
CA PPM
7.6
Product Direction (% positive)
COMPASS® Quality Management System
9.4
Micro Focus PPM
6.7
CA PPM
5.6

Features

Tasks
Task Creation and Assignment
COMPASS® Quality Management System
8.1
Micro Focus PPM
7.9
CA PPM
7.8
Due Dates
COMPASS® Quality Management System
8.3
Micro Focus PPM
8.1
CA PPM
7.8
Task Prioritization
COMPASS® Quality Management System
9.0
Micro Focus PPM
7.8
CA PPM
7.4
To-Do Lists
COMPASS® Quality Management System
9.1
Micro Focus PPM
7.2
CA PPM
7.2
Portfolio Management
Portfolio Types
COMPASS® Quality Management System
Not enough data available
Micro Focus PPM
Not enough data available
CA PPM
Not enough data available
Planning
COMPASS® Quality Management System
Not enough data available
Micro Focus PPM
Not enough data available
CA PPM
Not enough data available
Alignment
COMPASS® Quality Management System
Not enough data available
Micro Focus PPM
Not enough data available
CA PPM
Not enough data available
Portfolio Mix
COMPASS® Quality Management System
Not enough data available
Micro Focus PPM
Not enough data available
CA PPM
Not enough data available
Collaboration
Collaborative Project Planning
COMPASS® Quality Management System
8.4
Micro Focus PPM
7.6
CA PPM
7.2
Comments
COMPASS® Quality Management System
8.4
Micro Focus PPM
7.7
CA PPM
6.7
Documents and Uploads
COMPASS® Quality Management System
8.1
Micro Focus PPM
7.7
CA PPM
7.4
Project Management
Dependencies
COMPASS® Quality Management System
Not enough data available
Micro Focus PPM
Not enough data available
CA PPM
Not enough data available
Priorities
COMPASS® Quality Management System
Not enough data available
Micro Focus PPM
Not enough data available
CA PPM
Not enough data available
Lean Management
COMPASS® Quality Management System
Not enough data available
Micro Focus PPM
Not enough data available
CA PPM
Not enough data available
Projects
Gantt Chart / Project Map
COMPASS® Quality Management System
7.6
Micro Focus PPM
7.8
CA PPM
7.3
Calendar View
COMPASS® Quality Management System
7.7
Micro Focus PPM
7.5
CA PPM
7.2
Baselining / KPIs
COMPASS® Quality Management System
7.9
Micro Focus PPM
7.1
CA PPM
7.4
Project Budgeting
COMPASS® Quality Management System
8.1
Micro Focus PPM
8.2
CA PPM
7.4
Issue Tracking
COMPASS® Quality Management System
8.3
Micro Focus PPM
8.2
CA PPM
6.7
Resource Management
Definition
COMPASS® Quality Management System
Not enough data available
Micro Focus PPM
Not enough data available
CA PPM
Not enough data available
Allocation
COMPASS® Quality Management System
Not enough data available
Micro Focus PPM
Not enough data available
CA PPM
Not enough data available
Optimization
COMPASS® Quality Management System
Not enough data available
Micro Focus PPM
Not enough data available
CA PPM
Not enough data available
Portfolio Management
Portfolio Coordination
COMPASS® Quality Management System
8.0
Micro Focus PPM
7.9
CA PPM
7.8
Portfolio Budgeting
COMPASS® Quality Management System
8.1
Micro Focus PPM
7.8
CA PPM
7.4
What-If Scenarios
COMPASS® Quality Management System
7.4
Micro Focus PPM
7.4
CA PPM
7.3
Workflow
COMPASS® Quality Management System
8.2
Micro Focus PPM
8.1
CA PPM
6.7
Request Management
COMPASS® Quality Management System
7.7
Micro Focus PPM
7.7
CA PPM
7.1
Cost Tracking
COMPASS® Quality Management System
8.0
Micro Focus PPM
7.6
CA PPM
7.3
ROI and Forecasting
COMPASS® Quality Management System
8.5
Micro Focus PPM
7.2
CA PPM
7.0
Risk Analysis
COMPASS® Quality Management System
7.9
Micro Focus PPM
7.9
CA PPM
7.3
Data & Analytics
Data Consolidation
COMPASS® Quality Management System
Not enough data available
Micro Focus PPM
Not enough data available
CA PPM
Not enough data available
Visualizations
COMPASS® Quality Management System
Not enough data available
Micro Focus PPM
Not enough data available
CA PPM
Not enough data available
Performance
COMPASS® Quality Management System
Not enough data available
Micro Focus PPM
Not enough data available
CA PPM
Not enough data available
Risk Analysis
COMPASS® Quality Management System
Not enough data available
Micro Focus PPM
Not enough data available
CA PPM
Not enough data available
Resource Management
Resource Database
COMPASS® Quality Management System
8.1
Micro Focus PPM
8.1
CA PPM
7.9
Resource Allocation
COMPASS® Quality Management System
8.2
Micro Focus PPM
7.4
CA PPM
7.5
Workload Capacity
COMPASS® Quality Management System
8.3
Micro Focus PPM
8.0
CA PPM
7.6
Time Tracking
COMPASS® Quality Management System
8.0
Micro Focus PPM
8.3
CA PPM
8.1
Platform
Alerts
COMPASS® Quality Management System
7.7
Micro Focus PPM
8.0
CA PPM
7.0
Mobile
COMPASS® Quality Management System
8.0
Micro Focus PPM
5.6
CA PPM
5.8
User, Role, and Access Management
COMPASS® Quality Management System
8.1
Micro Focus PPM
7.7
CA PPM
7.1
API / Integrations
COMPASS® Quality Management System
7.6
Micro Focus PPM
6.8
CA PPM
6.3
Reporting and Dashboards
COMPASS® Quality Management System
7.7
Micro Focus PPM
7.5
CA PPM
7.6
Customization
COMPASS® Quality Management System
7.7
Micro Focus PPM
7.4
CA PPM
7.3
Performance and Reliability
COMPASS® Quality Management System
8.3
Micro Focus PPM
7.7
CA PPM
7.4

Reviewers' Company Size

Small-Business (50 or fewer emp.)
Small-Business
(50 or fewer emp.)
9.5%
9.5%
0%
Mid-Market (51-1000 emp.)
Mid-Market
(51-1000 emp.)
42.9%
28.6%
26.8%
Enterprise (> 1000 emp.)
Enterprise
(> 1000 emp.)
47.6%
61.9%
73.2%
COMPASS® Quality Management System
Small-Business
9.5%
Mid-Market
42.9%
Enterprise
47.6%
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

 
Hospital & Health Care
61.1%
Information Technology and Services
34.6%
Information Technology and Services
18.9%
 
Medical Practice
7.4%
Telecommunications
11.5%
Hospital & Health Care
17.0%
 
Higher Education
5.6%
Management Consulting
7.7%
Insurance
13.2%
 
Mental Health Care
3.7%
Insurance
7.7%
Telecommunications
7.5%
 
Information Technology and Services
3.7%
Non-Profit Organization Management
3.8%
Accounting
7.5%
 
Other
18.5%
Other
34.6%
Other
35.8%
COMPASS® Quality Management System
Hospital & Health Care
61.1%
Medical Practice
7.4%
Higher Education
5.6%
Mental Health Care
3.7%
Information Technology and Services
3.7%
Other
18.5%
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
Brad T.
Administrator in Higher Education

When working through an improvement effort, COMPASS provides a provides a framework style checklist that helps keep you on track.

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
Hallie M.
User

It's not the most intuitive, a user needs to explore the software a bit to get used to it. The categories on the homepage don't match the menu that you see on the other pages.

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

 
COMPASS® Quality Management System
Most Helpful Favorable Review
Brad T.
Administrator in Higher Education

When working through an improvement effort, COMPASS provides a provides a framework style checklist that helps keep you on track.

Most Helpful Critical Review
Hallie M.
User

It's not the most intuitive, a user needs to explore the software a bit to get used to it. The categories on the homepage don't match the menu that you see on the other pages.

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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