Compare Kanban Tool, Microsoft Project & Portfolio Management, and Jira

Pricing

 
Team
$5
user/month
Project Professional (Project Managers)
$1,159.99
Service Desk
$20
/ month for 10 users
 
Enterprise
$9
user/month
Project Standard (Project Managers)
$589.99
Projects
starts at $10
/ month for 10 users
 
Free
$0
user/month
Project Online Professional
$30
/User/Month
Development
starts at $20
/ month for 10 users
 
Project Online Essentials
$7
/User/Month
 
Project Online Premium
$55
/User/Month
 
Free Trial
Free Trial Unavailable
Free Trial Unavailable
Kanban Tool
Team
$5user/month
Enterprise
$9user/month
Free
$0user/month
Free Trial
Microsoft Project & Portfolio Management
Project Professional (Project Managers)
$1,159.99
Project Standard (Project Managers)
$589.99
Project Online Professional
$30/User/Month
Project Online Essentials
$7/User/Month
Project Online Premium
$55/User/Month
Free Trial Unavailable
Jira
Service Desk
$20/ month for 10 users
Projects
starts at $10/ month for 10 users
Development
starts at $20/ month for 10 users
Free Trial Unavailable

Ratings

Meets Requirements
Meets Requirements
9.4
8.3
8.6
Ease of Use
Ease of Use
9.2
7.2
7.6
Ease of Setup
Ease of SetupNot enough data available
7.5
7.0
Ease of Admin
Ease of AdminNot enough data available
7.6
7.2
Quality of Support
Quality of Support
9.2
7.5
7.8
Ease of Doing Business With
Ease of Doing Business WithNot enough data available
7.9
8.3
Product Direction (% positive)
Product Direction (% positive)
6.1
6.5
7.8
Meets Requirements
Kanban Tool
9.4
Microsoft Project & Portfolio Management
8.3
Jira
8.6
Ease of Use
Kanban Tool
9.2
Microsoft Project & Portfolio Management
7.2
Jira
7.6
Ease of Setup
Kanban Tool
Not enough data available
Microsoft Project & Portfolio Management
7.5
Jira
7.0
Ease of Admin
Kanban Tool
Not enough data available
Microsoft Project & Portfolio Management
7.6
Jira
7.2
Quality of Support
Kanban Tool
9.2
Microsoft Project & Portfolio Management
7.5
Jira
7.8
Ease of Doing Business With
Kanban Tool
Not enough data available
Microsoft Project & Portfolio Management
7.9
Jira
8.3
Product Direction (% positive)
Kanban Tool
6.1
Microsoft Project & Portfolio Management
6.5
Jira
7.8

Reviewers' Company Size

Small-Business (50 or fewer emp.)
Small-Business
(50 or fewer emp.)
72.7%
24.7%
22.4%
Mid-Market (51-1000 emp.)
Mid-Market
(51-1000 emp.)
18.2%
27.2%
42.6%
Enterprise (> 1000 emp.)
Enterprise
(> 1000 emp.)
9.1%
48.1%
35.0%
Kanban Tool
Small-Business
72.7%
Mid-Market
18.2%
Enterprise
9.1%
Microsoft Project & Portfolio Management
Small-Business
24.7%
Mid-Market
27.2%
Enterprise
48.1%
Jira
Small-Business
22.4%
Mid-Market
42.6%
Enterprise
35.0%

Reviewers' Industry

 
Newspapers
14.3%
Information Technology and Services
14.6%
Information Technology and Services
21.6%
 
Internet
14.3%
Hospital & Health Care
5.3%
Computer Software
20.7%
 
E-Learning
14.3%
Higher Education
5.0%
Internet
8.6%
 
Consumer Services
14.3%
Construction
4.7%
Marketing and Advertising
5.3%
 
Utilities
7.1%
Computer Software
4.4%
Financial Services
3.6%
 
Other
35.7%
Other
66.0%
Other
40.1%
Kanban Tool
Newspapers
14.3%
Internet
14.3%
E-Learning
14.3%
Consumer Services
14.3%
Utilities
7.1%
Other
35.7%
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%
Jira
Information Technology and Services
21.6%
Computer Software
20.7%
Internet
8.6%
Marketing and Advertising
5.3%
Financial Services
3.6%
Other
40.1%

Reviews

Most Helpful Favorable Review
Most Helpful Favorable Review
Joseph A.
User

The increase in team performance. simultaneously manage multiple projects and leverage real-time communication with members.

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...

Daniel J.
User in Computer Software

We use JIRA extensively for issue management and tracking. Each team has a project and it is a great way to work amongst teams and collaborate. The tool is very versatile and great to have project leaders, watchers, stakeholders, etc. They also have...

Most Helpful Critical Review
Most Helpful Critical Review
G2 Crowd User

Nothing to do with the program, I found the most cost and user-friendly app for managing projects and could never get my elder coworkers to actually USE IT!!

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.

Jerry W. E.
Consultant in Computer Software

Consider three pitfalls when adopting JIRA - two pertaining to administration teams and one pertaining to end-users. Admin Pitfall #1: while JIRA does in fact allow administrators the ability to build customized issue types, workflows and artifacts,...

 
Kanban Tool
Most Helpful Favorable Review
Joseph A.
User

The increase in team performance. simultaneously manage multiple projects and leverage real-time communication with members.

Most Helpful Critical Review
G2 Crowd User

Nothing to do with the program, I found the most cost and user-friendly app for managing projects and could never get my elder coworkers to actually USE IT!!

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.

Jira
Most Helpful Favorable Review
Daniel J.
User in Computer Software

We use JIRA extensively for issue management and tracking. Each team has a project and it is a great way to work amongst teams and collaborate. The tool is very versatile and great to have project leaders, watchers, stakeholders, etc. They also have...

Most Helpful Critical Review
Jerry W. E.
Consultant in Computer Software

Consider three pitfalls when adopting JIRA - two pertaining to administration teams and one pertaining to end-users. Admin Pitfall #1: while JIRA does in fact allow administrators the ability to build customized issue types, workflows and artifacts,...

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