Compare Core, Wrike, and Microsoft Project & Portfolio Management

Pricing

 
Contact BQE Software Inc
Starting at $9.95 1 User
Business
$24.8 user/month
Project Online Premium
$55 /User/Month
 
Enterprise
Contact us for pricing
Project Online Professional
$30 /User/Month
 
Wrike for Marketers
$34.60 user/month
Project Online Essentials
$7 /User/Month
 
Professional
$9.8 user/month
Project Standard (Project Managers)
$589.99
 
Basic
$0
Project Professional (Project Managers)
$1,159.99
 
Free Trial
Free Trial
Free Trial Unavailable
Core
Contact BQE Software Inc
Starting at $9.951 User
Free Trial
Wrike
Business
$24.8 user/month
Enterprise
Contact us for pricing
Wrike for Marketers
$34.60 user/month
Professional
$9.8user/month
Basic
$0
Free Trial
Microsoft Project & Portfolio Management
Project Online Premium
$55/User/Month
Project Online Professional
$30/User/Month
Project Online Essentials
$7/User/Month
Project Standard (Project Managers)
$589.99
Project Professional (Project Managers)
$1,159.99
Free Trial Unavailable

Ratings

Meets Requirements
Meets Requirements
6.4
8.3
8.3
Ease of Use
Ease of Use
6.9
7.9
7.2
Ease of Setup
Ease of SetupNot enough data available
7.9
7.5
Ease of Admin
Ease of AdminNot enough data available
8.3
7.6
Quality of Support
Quality of Support
6.4
8.4
7.5
Ease of Doing Business With
Ease of Doing Business WithNot enough data available
8.5
7.9
Product Direction (% positive)
Product Direction (% positive)
6.1
8.2
6.5
Meets Requirements
Core
6.4
Wrike
8.3
Microsoft Project & Portfolio Management
8.3
Ease of Use
Core
6.9
Wrike
7.9
Microsoft Project & Portfolio Management
7.2
Ease of Setup
Core
Not enough data available
Wrike
7.9
Microsoft Project & Portfolio Management
7.5
Ease of Admin
Core
Not enough data available
Wrike
8.3
Microsoft Project & Portfolio Management
7.6
Quality of Support
Core
6.4
Wrike
8.4
Microsoft Project & Portfolio Management
7.5
Ease of Doing Business With
Core
Not enough data available
Wrike
8.5
Microsoft Project & Portfolio Management
7.9
Product Direction (% positive)
Core
6.1
Wrike
8.2
Microsoft Project & Portfolio Management
6.5

Features

Tasks
Task Creation and Assignment
Core
Not enough data available
Wrike
9.0
Microsoft Project & Portfolio Management
8.4
Due Dates
Core
Not enough data available
Wrike
8.6
Microsoft Project & Portfolio Management
8.5
Task Prioritization
Core
Not enough data available
Wrike
7.8
Microsoft Project & Portfolio Management
8.2
To-Do Lists
Core
Not enough data available
Wrike
8.2
Microsoft Project & Portfolio Management
8.1
Collaboration
Collaborative Project Planning
Core
Not enough data available
Wrike
8.5
Microsoft Project & Portfolio Management
7.7
Comments
Core
Not enough data available
Wrike
8.7
Microsoft Project & Portfolio Management
7.6
Documents and Uploads
Core
Not enough data available
Wrike
8.4
Microsoft Project & Portfolio Management
7.5
Projects
Gantt Chart / Project Map
Core
Not enough data available
Wrike
8.0
Microsoft Project & Portfolio Management
8.6
Calendar View
Core
Not enough data available
Wrike
7.5
Microsoft Project & Portfolio Management
8.3
Baselining / KPIs
Core
Not enough data available
Wrike
6.8
Microsoft Project & Portfolio Management
7.8
Project Budgeting
Core
Not enough data available
Wrike
6.6
Microsoft Project & Portfolio Management
7.9
Issue Tracking
Core
Not enough data available
Wrike
7.6
Microsoft Project & Portfolio Management
7.6
Portfolio Management
Portfolio Coordination
Core
Not enough data available
Wrike
7.6
Microsoft Project & Portfolio Management
7.9
Portfolio Budgeting
Core
Not enough data available
Wrike
6.9
Microsoft Project & Portfolio Management
7.8
What-If Scenarios
Core
Not enough data available
Wrike
6.5
Microsoft Project & Portfolio Management
7.4
Workflow
Core
Not enough data available
Wrike
8.2
Microsoft Project & Portfolio Management
7.9
Request Management
Core
Not enough data available
Wrike
8.1
Microsoft Project & Portfolio Management
7.6
Cost Tracking
Core
Not enough data available
Wrike
6.8
Microsoft Project & Portfolio Management
7.9
ROI and Forecasting
Core
Not enough data available
Wrike
6.8
Microsoft Project & Portfolio Management
7.6
Risk Analysis
Core
Not enough data available
Wrike
6.7
Microsoft Project & Portfolio Management
7.6
Resource Management
Resource Database
Core
Not enough data available
Wrike
7.5
Microsoft Project & Portfolio Management
7.8
Resource Allocation
Core
Not enough data available
Wrike
7.7
Microsoft Project & Portfolio Management
7.9
Workload Capacity
Core
Not enough data available
Wrike
7.6
Microsoft Project & Portfolio Management
7.9
Time Tracking
Core
Not enough data available
Wrike
8.0
Microsoft Project & Portfolio Management
8.1
Platform
Alerts
Core
Not enough data available
Wrike
8.1
Microsoft Project & Portfolio Management
7.7
Mobile
Core
Not enough data available
Wrike
7.6
Microsoft Project & Portfolio Management
7.0
User, Role, and Access Management
Core
Not enough data available
Wrike
8.2
Microsoft Project & Portfolio Management
7.9
API / Integrations
Core
Not enough data available
Wrike
7.7
Microsoft Project & Portfolio Management
7.4
Reporting and Dashboards
Core
Not enough data available
Wrike
7.8
Microsoft Project & Portfolio Management
7.8
Customization
Core
Not enough data available
Wrike
7.6
Microsoft Project & Portfolio Management
7.4
Performance and Reliability
Core
Not enough data available
Wrike
8.5
Microsoft Project & Portfolio Management
8.1

Reviewers' Company Size

Small-Business (50 or fewer emp.)
Small-Business
(50 or fewer emp.)
66.7%
42.3%
24.7%
Mid-Market (51-1000 emp.)
Mid-Market
(51-1000 emp.)
33.3%
42.3%
27.2%
Enterprise (> 1000 emp.)
Enterprise
(> 1000 emp.)
0%
15.4%
48.1%
Core
Small-Business
66.7%
Mid-Market
33.3%
Enterprise
0%
Wrike
Small-Business
42.3%
Mid-Market
42.3%
Enterprise
15.4%
Microsoft Project & Portfolio Management
Small-Business
24.7%
Mid-Market
27.2%
Enterprise
48.1%

Reviewers' Industry

 
Computer Software
28.6%
Marketing and Advertising
16.8%
Information Technology and Services
14.6%
 
Renewables & Environment
14.3%
Information Technology and Services
10.2%
Hospital & Health Care
5.3%
 
Marketing and Advertising
14.3%
Computer Software
9.6%
Higher Education
5.0%
 
Financial Services
14.3%
Higher Education
5.2%
Construction
4.7%
 
Civil Engineering
14.3%
Internet
4.8%
Computer Software
4.4%
 
Other
14.3%
Other
53.5%
Other
66.0%
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%
Wrike
Marketing and Advertising
16.8%
Information Technology and Services
10.2%
Computer Software
9.6%
Higher Education
5.2%
Internet
4.8%
Other
53.5%
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
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.

Bob S.
User in Professional Training & Coaching

I especially like that I can set up my own set of tasks and projects, alongside those of my work colleagues, all in a single browser window. It has a bit too much power for simple, repetitive tasks, but is fantastic for managing projects that take a lot of...

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
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...

Andrea F.
User in Marketing and Advertising

NO CALENDAR VIEW!!! Despite having its infamous timeline view, which links individual tasks in a project and allows for automatic-adjustment of subsequent tasks and entire projects when a related task is modified, there is still no calendar view. Especially...

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.

 
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...

Wrike
Most Helpful Favorable Review
Bob S.
User in Professional Training & Coaching

I especially like that I can set up my own set of tasks and projects, alongside those of my work colleagues, all in a single browser window. It has a bit too much power for simple, repetitive tasks, but is fantastic for managing projects that take a lot of...

Most Helpful Critical Review
Andrea F.
User in Marketing and Advertising

NO CALENDAR VIEW!!! Despite having its infamous timeline view, which links individual tasks in a project and allows for automatic-adjustment of subsequent tasks and entire projects when a related task is modified, there is still no calendar view. Especially...

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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