Compare Genius Project, TaskRay, CA PPM, and Microsoft Project & Portfolio Management

Pricing

 
Standard
$19.95
/ user, per month
Project Professional (Project Managers)
$1,159.99
 
Professional
$24.95
/ user, per month
Project Standard (Project Managers)
$589.99
 
enterprise
$34.95
/ user, per month
Project Online Premium
$55
/User/Month
 
Project Online Professional
$30
/User/Month
 
Project Online Essentials
$7
/User/Month
 
Free Trial
Free Trial
Free Trial Unavailable
Free Trial Unavailable
Genius Project
Standard
$19.95/ user, per month
Professional
$24.95/ user, per month
enterprise
$34.95/ user, per month
Free Trial
TaskRay
Free Trial
CA PPM
Free Trial Unavailable
Microsoft Project & Portfolio Management
Project Professional (Project Managers)
$1,159.99
Project Standard (Project Managers)
$589.99
Project Online Premium
$55/User/Month
Project Online Professional
$30/User/Month
Project Online Essentials
$7/User/Month
Free Trial Unavailable

Ratings

Meets Requirements
Meets Requirements
8.3
8.7
7.6
8.3
Ease of Use
Ease of Use
8.1
8.8
6.6
7.2
Ease of Setup
Ease of SetupNot enough data available
8.0
5.6
7.5
Ease of Admin
Ease of AdminNot enough data available
8.6
6.4
7.6
Quality of Support
Quality of Support
7.8
8.7
6.4
7.5
Ease of Doing Business With
Ease of Doing Business WithNot enough data available
9.4
7.6
7.9
Product Direction (% positive)
Product Direction (% positive)
8.1
9.5
5.6
6.5
Meets Requirements
Genius Project
8.3
TaskRay
8.7
CA PPM
7.6
Microsoft Project & Portfolio Management
8.3
Ease of Use
Genius Project
8.1
TaskRay
8.8
CA PPM
6.6
Microsoft Project & Portfolio Management
7.2
Ease of Setup
Genius Project
Not enough data available
TaskRay
8.0
CA PPM
5.6
Microsoft Project & Portfolio Management
7.5
Ease of Admin
Genius Project
Not enough data available
TaskRay
8.6
CA PPM
6.4
Microsoft Project & Portfolio Management
7.6
Quality of Support
Genius Project
7.8
TaskRay
8.7
CA PPM
6.4
Microsoft Project & Portfolio Management
7.5
Ease of Doing Business With
Genius Project
Not enough data available
TaskRay
9.4
CA PPM
7.6
Microsoft Project & Portfolio Management
7.9
Product Direction (% positive)
Genius Project
8.1
TaskRay
9.5
CA PPM
5.6
Microsoft Project & Portfolio Management
6.5

Features

Tasks
Task Creation and Assignment
Genius Project
9.1
TaskRay
9.7
CA PPM
7.8
Microsoft Project & Portfolio Management
8.4
Due Dates
Genius Project
8.5
TaskRay
8.5
CA PPM
7.8
Microsoft Project & Portfolio Management
8.5
Task Prioritization
Genius Project
9.0
TaskRay
9.1
CA PPM
7.4
Microsoft Project & Portfolio Management
8.2
To-Do Lists
Genius Project
9.0
TaskRay
9.4
CA PPM
7.2
Microsoft Project & Portfolio Management
8.1
Collaboration
Collaborative Project Planning
Genius Project
9.0
TaskRay
9.0
CA PPM
7.2
Microsoft Project & Portfolio Management
7.7
Comments
Genius Project
8.6
TaskRay
8.4
CA PPM
6.7
Microsoft Project & Portfolio Management
7.6
Documents and Uploads
Genius Project
8.1
TaskRay
8.6
CA PPM
7.4
Microsoft Project & Portfolio Management
7.5
Projects
Gantt Chart / Project Map
Genius Project
8.3
TaskRay
9.0
CA PPM
7.3
Microsoft Project & Portfolio Management
8.6
Calendar View
Genius Project
8.2
TaskRay
8.7
CA PPM
7.2
Microsoft Project & Portfolio Management
8.3
Baselining / KPIs
Genius Project
7.7
TaskRay
Not enough data available
CA PPM
7.4
Microsoft Project & Portfolio Management
7.8
Project Budgeting
Genius Project
8.7
TaskRay
7.9
CA PPM
7.4
Microsoft Project & Portfolio Management
7.9
Issue Tracking
Genius Project
8.5
TaskRay
8.7
CA PPM
6.7
Microsoft Project & Portfolio Management
7.6
Portfolio Management
Portfolio Coordination
Genius Project
8.5
TaskRay
8.9
CA PPM
7.8
Microsoft Project & Portfolio Management
7.9
Portfolio Budgeting
Genius Project
8.1
TaskRay
8.5
CA PPM
7.4
Microsoft Project & Portfolio Management
7.8
What-If Scenarios
Genius Project
8.3
TaskRay
Not enough data available
CA PPM
7.3
Microsoft Project & Portfolio Management
7.4
Workflow
Genius Project
8.6
TaskRay
9.4
CA PPM
6.7
Microsoft Project & Portfolio Management
7.9
Request Management
Genius Project
8.6
TaskRay
8.6
CA PPM
7.1
Microsoft Project & Portfolio Management
7.6
Cost Tracking
Genius Project
8.3
TaskRay
8.2
CA PPM
7.3
Microsoft Project & Portfolio Management
7.9
ROI and Forecasting
Genius Project
8.1
TaskRay
8.3
CA PPM
7.0
Microsoft Project & Portfolio Management
7.6
Risk Analysis
Genius Project
8.1
TaskRay
Not enough data available
CA PPM
7.3
Microsoft Project & Portfolio Management
7.6
Resource Management
Resource Database
Genius Project
8.0
TaskRay
8.7
CA PPM
7.9
Microsoft Project & Portfolio Management
7.8
Resource Allocation
Genius Project
8.6
TaskRay
7.6
CA PPM
7.5
Microsoft Project & Portfolio Management
7.9
Workload Capacity
Genius Project
8.0
TaskRay
8.3
CA PPM
7.6
Microsoft Project & Portfolio Management
7.9
Time Tracking
Genius Project
8.0
TaskRay
8.5
CA PPM
8.1
Microsoft Project & Portfolio Management
8.1
Platform
Alerts
Genius Project
9.3
TaskRay
8.4
CA PPM
7.0
Microsoft Project & Portfolio Management
7.7
Mobile
Genius Project
7.2
TaskRay
6.2
CA PPM
5.8
Microsoft Project & Portfolio Management
7.0
User, Role, and Access Management
Genius Project
7.8
TaskRay
8.6
CA PPM
7.1
Microsoft Project & Portfolio Management
7.9
API / Integrations
Genius Project
7.0
TaskRay
8.1
CA PPM
6.3
Microsoft Project & Portfolio Management
7.4
Reporting and Dashboards
Genius Project
8.0
TaskRay
8.5
CA PPM
7.6
Microsoft Project & Portfolio Management
7.8
Customization
Genius Project
8.1
TaskRay
9.0
CA PPM
7.3
Microsoft Project & Portfolio Management
7.4
Performance and Reliability
Genius Project
8.2
TaskRay
9.0
CA PPM
7.4
Microsoft Project & Portfolio Management
8.1

Reviewers' Company Size

Small-Business (50 or fewer emp.)
Small-Business
(50 or fewer emp.)
58.3%
44.4%
0%
24.7%
Mid-Market (51-1000 emp.)
Mid-Market
(51-1000 emp.)
41.7%
46.3%
26.8%
27.2%
Enterprise (> 1000 emp.)
Enterprise
(> 1000 emp.)
0%
9.3%
73.2%
48.1%
Genius Project
Small-Business
58.3%
Mid-Market
41.7%
Enterprise
0%
TaskRay
Small-Business
44.4%
Mid-Market
46.3%
Enterprise
9.3%
CA PPM
Small-Business
0%
Mid-Market
26.8%
Enterprise
73.2%
Microsoft Project & Portfolio Management
Small-Business
24.7%
Mid-Market
27.2%
Enterprise
48.1%

Reviewers' Industry

 
Marketing and Advertising
23.1%
Computer Software
16.0%
Information Technology and Services
18.9%
Information Technology and Services
14.6%
 
Computer Software
23.1%
Internet
12.0%
Hospital & Health Care
17.0%
Hospital & Health Care
5.3%
 
Oil & Energy
7.7%
Marketing and Advertising
10.7%
Insurance
13.2%
Higher Education
5.0%
 
Information Technology and Services
7.7%
Information Technology and Services
10.7%
Telecommunications
7.5%
Construction
4.7%
 
Individual & Family Services
7.7%
Higher Education
9.3%
Accounting
7.5%
Computer Software
4.4%
 
Other
30.8%
Other
41.3%
Other
35.8%
Other
66.0%
Genius Project
Marketing and Advertising
23.1%
Computer Software
23.1%
Oil & Energy
7.7%
Information Technology and Services
7.7%
Individual & Family Services
7.7%
Other
30.8%
TaskRay
Computer Software
16.0%
Internet
12.0%
Marketing and Advertising
10.7%
Information Technology and Services
10.7%
Higher Education
9.3%
Other
41.3%
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%
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
Paola S.
User

Allows monitoring by Gantt Chart, has customizable templates according to the needs of your project, you can manage the budget and track costs until the completion, also contains the other functions necessary to manage the communication of the work team and...

G2 Crowd User

One click to update status, project, reassign, and more. Select one task at a time or perform bulk actions.

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...

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

I find the steps to make a minimal change is cumbersome. I also find it's difficult to manage as an admin, meaning there are multiple setup steps and if you don't perform those steps very often it is a challenge to quickly recall the proper process.

G2 Crowd User in Non-Profit Organization Management

TaskRay's login can sometimes be glitchy, so links don't always click through.

Richard M.
Internal Consultant

It's less useful for managing the detail of projects. For project plans, the native Clarity UI is cumbersome, and the integration with MSP is clunky. Project managers end up maintaining separate risk and issue logs, and only using Clarity for ad hoc...

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.

 
Genius Project
Most Helpful Favorable Review
Paola S.
User

Allows monitoring by Gantt Chart, has customizable templates according to the needs of your project, you can manage the budget and track costs until the completion, also contains the other functions necessary to manage the communication of the work team and...

Most Helpful Critical Review
G2 Crowd User in Computer Software

I find the steps to make a minimal change is cumbersome. I also find it's difficult to manage as an admin, meaning there are multiple setup steps and if you don't perform those steps very often it is a challenge to quickly recall the proper process.

TaskRay
Most Helpful Favorable Review
G2 Crowd User

One click to update status, project, reassign, and more. Select one task at a time or perform bulk actions.

Most Helpful Critical Review
G2 Crowd User in Non-Profit Organization Management

TaskRay's login can sometimes be glitchy, so links don't always click through.

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
Richard M.
Internal Consultant

It's less useful for managing the detail of projects. For project plans, the native Clarity UI is cumbersome, and the integration with MSP is clunky. Project managers end up maintaining separate risk and issue logs, and only using Clarity for ad hoc...

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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We Are The Leaders in Customer Onboarding In Salesforce

With a focus on continuous innovation, TaskRay offers the Salesforce ecosystem a customer onboarding tool to scale your onboarding process and increase implementation speed efficiently.

TaskRay is the top-rated enterprise customer onboarding solution on the Salesforce AppExchange. Since 2010, TaskRay has provided innovative customer onboarding and project management solutions that help companies scale their onboarding and implementation processes, drive greater efficiencies, and create unmatched customer experiences—all within Salesforce. We are proud to be a Salesforce ISV partner. Learn more at taskray.com.

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Genius Project
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TaskRay

We Are The Leaders in Customer Onboarding In Salesforce

With a focus on continuous innovation, TaskRay offers the Salesforce ecosystem a customer onboarding tool to scale your onboarding process and increase implementation speed efficiently.

TaskRay is the top-rated enterprise customer onboarding solution on the Salesforce AppExchange. Since 2010, TaskRay has provided innovative customer onboarding and project management solutions that help companies scale their onboarding and implementation processes, drive greater efficiencies, and create unmatched customer experiences—all within Salesforce. We are proud to be a Salesforce ISV partner. Learn more at taskray.com.

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Microsoft Project & Portfolio Management
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