Compare Function Point, Micro Focus PPM, and CA PPM

Pricing

 
Annually
$34
Per Subscriber/Month Billed Annually
 
Monthly
$39
per Subscriber/Month Billed Monthly
 
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Function Point
Annually
$34Per Subscriber/Month Billed Annually
Monthly
$39per Subscriber/Month Billed Monthly
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Micro Focus PPM
Free Trial Unavailable
CA PPM
Free Trial Unavailable

Ratings

Meets Requirements
Meets Requirements
7.8
8.3
7.6
Ease of Use
Ease of Use
7.2
6.8
6.6
Ease of Setup
Ease of Setup
6.6
7.7
5.6
Ease of Admin
Ease of Admin
7.3
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
8.6
8.0
7.6
Product Direction (% positive)
Product Direction (% positive)
7.8
6.7
5.6
Meets Requirements
Function Point
7.8
Micro Focus PPM
8.3
CA PPM
7.6
Ease of Use
Function Point
7.2
Micro Focus PPM
6.8
CA PPM
6.6
Ease of Setup
Function Point
6.6
Micro Focus PPM
7.7
CA PPM
5.6
Ease of Admin
Function Point
7.3
Micro Focus PPM
8.4
CA PPM
6.4
Quality of Support
Function Point
8.6
Micro Focus PPM
7.2
CA PPM
6.4
Ease of Doing Business With
Function Point
8.6
Micro Focus PPM
8.0
CA PPM
7.6
Product Direction (% positive)
Function Point
7.8
Micro Focus PPM
6.7
CA PPM
5.6

Features

Tasks
Task Creation and Assignment
Function Point
7.6
Micro Focus PPM
7.9
CA PPM
7.8
Due Dates
Function Point
8.0
Micro Focus PPM
8.1
CA PPM
7.8
Task Prioritization
Function Point
7.1
Micro Focus PPM
7.8
CA PPM
7.4
To-Do Lists
Function Point
7.3
Micro Focus PPM
7.2
CA PPM
7.2
Collaboration
Collaborative Project Planning
Function Point
6.6
Micro Focus PPM
7.6
CA PPM
7.2
Comments
Function Point
7.3
Micro Focus PPM
7.7
CA PPM
6.7
Documents and Uploads
Function Point
7.7
Micro Focus PPM
7.7
CA PPM
7.4
Projects
Gantt Chart / Project Map
Function Point
7.2
Micro Focus PPM
7.8
CA PPM
7.3
Calendar View
Function Point
7.3
Micro Focus PPM
7.5
CA PPM
7.2
Baselining / KPIs
Function Point
6.8
Micro Focus PPM
7.1
CA PPM
7.4
Project Budgeting
Function Point
7.9
Micro Focus PPM
8.2
CA PPM
7.4
Issue Tracking
Function Point
Not enough data available
Micro Focus PPM
8.2
CA PPM
6.7
Portfolio Management
Portfolio Coordination
Function Point
7.1
Micro Focus PPM
7.9
CA PPM
7.8
Portfolio Budgeting
Function Point
7.4
Micro Focus PPM
7.8
CA PPM
7.4
What-If Scenarios
Function Point
Not enough data available
Micro Focus PPM
7.4
CA PPM
7.3
Workflow
Function Point
7.4
Micro Focus PPM
8.1
CA PPM
6.7
Request Management
Function Point
7.5
Micro Focus PPM
7.7
CA PPM
7.1
Cost Tracking
Function Point
8.0
Micro Focus PPM
7.6
CA PPM
7.3
ROI and Forecasting
Function Point
7.1
Micro Focus PPM
7.2
CA PPM
7.0
Risk Analysis
Function Point
6.8
Micro Focus PPM
7.9
CA PPM
7.3
Resource Management
Resource Database
Function Point
7.5
Micro Focus PPM
8.1
CA PPM
7.9
Resource Allocation
Function Point
7.5
Micro Focus PPM
7.4
CA PPM
7.5
Workload Capacity
Function Point
7.5
Micro Focus PPM
8.0
CA PPM
7.6
Time Tracking
Function Point
8.6
Micro Focus PPM
8.3
CA PPM
8.1
Platform
Alerts
Function Point
7.7
Micro Focus PPM
8.0
CA PPM
7.0
Mobile
Function Point
5.1
Micro Focus PPM
5.6
CA PPM
5.8
User, Role, and Access Management
Function Point
8.0
Micro Focus PPM
7.7
CA PPM
7.1
API / Integrations
Function Point
6.2
Micro Focus PPM
6.8
CA PPM
6.3
Reporting and Dashboards
Function Point
7.3
Micro Focus PPM
7.5
CA PPM
7.6
Customization
Function Point
7.1
Micro Focus PPM
7.4
CA PPM
7.3
Performance and Reliability
Function Point
8.4
Micro Focus PPM
7.7
CA PPM
7.4

Reviewers' Company Size

Small-Business (50 or fewer emp.)
Small-Business
(50 or fewer emp.)
86.9%
9.5%
0%
Mid-Market (51-1000 emp.)
Mid-Market
(51-1000 emp.)
10.2%
28.6%
26.8%
Enterprise (> 1000 emp.)
Enterprise
(> 1000 emp.)
2.8%
61.9%
73.2%
Function Point
Small-Business
86.9%
Mid-Market
10.2%
Enterprise
2.8%
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

 
Marketing and Advertising
64.2%
Information Technology and Services
34.6%
Information Technology and Services
18.9%
 
Graphic Design
8.4%
Telecommunications
11.5%
Hospital & Health Care
17.0%
 
Design
6.0%
Management Consulting
7.7%
Insurance
13.2%
 
Public Relations and Communications
3.3%
Insurance
7.7%
Telecommunications
7.5%
 
Information Technology and Services
3.3%
Non-Profit Organization Management
3.8%
Accounting
7.5%
 
Other
14.9%
Other
34.6%
Other
35.8%
Function Point
Marketing and Advertising
64.2%
Graphic Design
8.4%
Design
6.0%
Public Relations and Communications
3.3%
Information Technology and Services
3.3%
Other
14.9%
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
Fabi P.
Agency in Graphic Design

Having all of our client Projects and Jobs easily estimated, time tracked, tasks assigned, and invoiced without having to duplicate information. The Reports are amazing and super-valuable. All creatives seem to grumble and resist tracking their time on...

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 in Marketing and Advertising

The user interface is not very friendly. I was a little disappointed when I saw that Function point was rebranding, but not changing anything about the usability. Scheduling is a bit of a hassle, and the scheduling layouts are not easily readable.

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

 
Function Point
Most Helpful Favorable Review
Fabi P.
Agency in Graphic Design

Having all of our client Projects and Jobs easily estimated, time tracked, tasks assigned, and invoiced without having to duplicate information. The Reports are amazing and super-valuable. All creatives seem to grumble and resist tracking their time on...

Most Helpful Critical Review
G2 Crowd User in Marketing and Advertising

The user interface is not very friendly. I was a little disappointed when I saw that Function point was rebranding, but not changing anything about the usability. Scheduling is a bit of a hassle, and the scheduling layouts are not easily readable.

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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