Compare Planview, Resource Guru, and CA PPM

Pricing

 
Grasshopper
$2.50
per person/month
 
Blackbelt
$4.16
per person/month
 
Master
$6.65
per person/month
 
Free Trial Unavailable
Free Trial Unavailable
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Planview
Free Trial Unavailable
Resource Guru
Grasshopper
$2.50per person/month
Blackbelt
$4.16per person/month
Master
$6.65per person/month
Free Trial Unavailable
CA PPM
Free Trial Unavailable

Ratings

Meets Requirements
Meets Requirements
7.6
8.8
7.6
Ease of Use
Ease of Use
6.7
9.4
6.6
Ease of Setup
Ease of Setup
5.8
9.6
5.6
Ease of Admin
Ease of Admin
7.0
9.0
6.4
Quality of Support
Quality of Support
7.1
9.4
6.4
Ease of Doing Business With
Ease of Doing Business With
7.7
9.4
7.6
Product Direction (% positive)
Product Direction (% positive)
6.6
9.6
5.6
Meets Requirements
Planview
7.6
Resource Guru
8.8
CA PPM
7.6
Ease of Use
Planview
6.7
Resource Guru
9.4
CA PPM
6.6
Ease of Setup
Planview
5.8
Resource Guru
9.6
CA PPM
5.6
Ease of Admin
Planview
7.0
Resource Guru
9.0
CA PPM
6.4
Quality of Support
Planview
7.1
Resource Guru
9.4
CA PPM
6.4
Ease of Doing Business With
Planview
7.7
Resource Guru
9.4
CA PPM
7.6
Product Direction (% positive)
Planview
6.6
Resource Guru
9.6
CA PPM
5.6

Features

Tasks
Task Creation and Assignment
Planview
8.1
Resource Guru
9.1
CA PPM
7.8
Due Dates
Planview
7.9
Resource Guru
8.8
CA PPM
7.8
Task Prioritization
Planview
7.6
Resource Guru
8.3
CA PPM
7.4
To-Do Lists
Planview
7.6
Resource Guru
8.9
CA PPM
7.2
Collaboration
Collaborative Project Planning
Planview
7.5
Resource Guru
9.7
CA PPM
7.2
Comments
Planview
8.1
Resource Guru
8.5
CA PPM
6.7
Documents and Uploads
Planview
6.8
Resource Guru
8.5
CA PPM
7.4
Projects
Gantt Chart / Project Map
Planview
7.1
Resource Guru
9.3
CA PPM
7.3
Calendar View
Planview
6.8
Resource Guru
9.7
CA PPM
7.2
Baselining / KPIs
Planview
7.4
Resource Guru
8.1
CA PPM
7.4
Project Budgeting
Planview
7.5
Resource Guru
8.7
CA PPM
7.4
Issue Tracking
Planview
7.1
Resource Guru
9.4
CA PPM
6.7
Portfolio Management
Portfolio Coordination
Planview
7.3
Resource Guru
9.6
CA PPM
7.8
Portfolio Budgeting
Planview
7.7
Resource Guru
9.4
CA PPM
7.4
What-If Scenarios
Planview
6.7
Resource Guru
8.6
CA PPM
7.3
Workflow
Planview
7.0
Resource Guru
9.4
CA PPM
6.7
Request Management
Planview
7.0
Resource Guru
9.4
CA PPM
7.1
Cost Tracking
Planview
7.6
Resource Guru
9.3
CA PPM
7.3
ROI and Forecasting
Planview
7.9
Resource Guru
9.7
CA PPM
7.0
Risk Analysis
Planview
7.6
Resource Guru
9.7
CA PPM
7.3
Resource Management
Resource Database
Planview
7.6
Resource Guru
9.1
CA PPM
7.9
Resource Allocation
Planview
8.1
Resource Guru
9.5
CA PPM
7.5
Workload Capacity
Planview
8.1
Resource Guru
9.6
CA PPM
7.6
Time Tracking
Planview
8.2
Resource Guru
9.4
CA PPM
8.1
Platform
Alerts
Planview
7.0
Resource Guru
8.9
CA PPM
7.0
Mobile
Planview
Not enough data available
Resource Guru
Not enough data available
CA PPM
5.8
User, Role, and Access Management
Planview
7.8
Resource Guru
9.3
CA PPM
7.1
API / Integrations
Planview
7.6
Resource Guru
9.7
CA PPM
6.3
Reporting and Dashboards
Planview
7.2
Resource Guru
8.9
CA PPM
7.6
Customization
Planview
7.7
Resource Guru
8.5
CA PPM
7.3
Performance and Reliability
Planview
7.7
Resource Guru
9.3
CA PPM
7.4

Reviewers' Company Size

Small-Business (50 or fewer emp.)
Small-Business
(50 or fewer emp.)
3.7%
46.4%
0%
Mid-Market (51-1000 emp.)
Mid-Market
(51-1000 emp.)
14.8%
39.3%
26.8%
Enterprise (> 1000 emp.)
Enterprise
(> 1000 emp.)
81.5%
14.3%
73.2%
Planview
Small-Business
3.7%
Mid-Market
14.8%
Enterprise
81.5%
Resource Guru
Small-Business
46.4%
Mid-Market
39.3%
Enterprise
14.3%
CA PPM
Small-Business
0%
Mid-Market
26.8%
Enterprise
73.2%

Reviewers' Industry

 
Information Technology and Services
20.7%
Information Technology and Services
21.6%
Information Technology and Services
18.9%
 
Internet
17.2%
Marketing and Advertising
13.5%
Hospital & Health Care
17.0%
 
Logistics and Supply Chain
10.3%
Education Management
8.1%
Insurance
13.2%
 
Insurance
6.9%
Internet
5.4%
Telecommunications
7.5%
 
Hospital & Health Care
6.9%
Environmental Services
5.4%
Accounting
7.5%
 
Other
37.9%
Other
45.9%
Other
35.8%
Planview
Information Technology and Services
20.7%
Internet
17.2%
Logistics and Supply Chain
10.3%
Insurance
6.9%
Hospital & Health Care
6.9%
Other
37.9%
Resource Guru
Information Technology and Services
21.6%
Marketing and Advertising
13.5%
Education Management
8.1%
Internet
5.4%
Environmental Services
5.4%
Other
45.9%
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
Trudy P.
Consultant in Information Technology and Services

Table Driven, able to track tasks and resources, project document respoistory

G2 Crowd User

One of the best existing planning tool. It is very flexible and has various options that let you adapt it with your internal processes. The interface is very clear and user-friendly and back-office is simple to use. Allows you precisely manage your...

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
Ethan B.
Administrator

The interface can slow at times, but closing or refreshing the browser generally resolves the issue

G2 Crowd User

There wasn't as much flexibility for information as we needed

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...

 
Planview
Most Helpful Favorable Review
Trudy P.
Consultant in Information Technology and Services

Table Driven, able to track tasks and resources, project document respoistory

Most Helpful Critical Review
Ethan B.
Administrator

The interface can slow at times, but closing or refreshing the browser generally resolves the issue

Resource Guru
Most Helpful Favorable Review
G2 Crowd User

One of the best existing planning tool. It is very flexible and has various options that let you adapt it with your internal processes. The interface is very clear and user-friendly and back-office is simple to use. Allows you precisely manage your...

Most Helpful Critical Review
G2 Crowd User

There wasn't as much flexibility for information as we needed

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...

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