Compare Planview, Synergy, and Microsoft Project & Portfolio Management

 
Professional
$10 Per user / per month
Project Online Professional
$30 /User/Month
 
Business
$25 Per user / per month
Project Professional (Project Managers)
$1,159.99
 
Enterprise
$45 Per user / per month
Project Online Essentials
$7 /User/Month
 
Project Standard (Project Managers)
$589.99
 
Project Online Premium
$55 /User/Month
 
Free Trial
Free Trial
Free Trial
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Meets RequirementsSee More
Meets RequirementsSee More
7.7
(Based on 23 reviews)
8.9
(Based on 12 reviews)
8.4
(Based on 1,271 reviews)
Ease of UseSee More
Ease of UseSee More
6.9
(Based on 24 reviews)
8.5
(Based on 12 reviews)
7.5
(Based on 1,277 reviews)
Ease of SetupSee More
Ease of SetupSee More
6.3
(Based on 12 reviews)
7.1
(Based on 11 reviews)
7.7
(Based on 439 reviews)
Ease of AdminSee More
Ease of AdminSee More
7.3
(Based on 10 reviews)
8.9
(Based on 11 reviews)
7.8
(Based on 413 reviews)
Quality of SupportSee More
Quality of SupportSee More
7.3
(Based on 20 reviews)
9.5
(Based on 12 reviews)
7.8
(Based on 996 reviews)
Ease of Doing Business WithSee More
Ease of Doing Business WithSee More
7.9
(Based on 8 reviews)
9.5
(Based on 11 reviews)
8.1
(Based on 382 reviews)
Product Direction (% positive)See More
Product Direction (% positive)See More
6.8
(Based on 23 reviews)
10.0
(Based on 12 reviews)
6.8
(Based on 1,257 reviews)
Small-Business (50 or fewer emp.)
Small-Business
(50 or fewer emp.)
0.0%
84.6%
24.8%
Mid-Market (51-1000 emp.)
Mid-Market
(51-1000 emp.)
15.4%
0.0%
27.1%
Enterprise (> 1000 emp.)
Enterprise
(> 1000 emp.)
84.6%
15.4%
48.2%
 
Internet
17.9%
Civil Engineering
33.3%
Information Technology and Services
14.6%
 
Information Technology and Services
17.9%
Design
16.7%
Hospital & Health Care
5.3%
 
Logistics and Supply Chain
10.7%
Architecture & Planning
16.7%
Higher Education
5.0%
 
Insurance
7.1%
Supermarkets
11.1%
Construction
4.7%
 
Hospital & Health Care
7.1%
Mechanical or Industrial Engineering
11.1%
Computer Software
4.4%
 
Other
39.3%
Other
11.1%
Other
66.0%
Most Helpful Favorable Review
Most Helpful Favorable Review
Trace B.
Administrator in Hospital & Health Care

It's a good tool for managing project timing and hours. It's cloud-based and available everywhere to the client. As a user and an admin, I can wholeheartedly recommend Planview.

G2 Crowd User

All project info in one place - Client /contact etc Project info /[proposals/invoices/time sheets Project performance reporting The Synergy Support Team are excellent

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 Banking

Difficult to learn and use. Dependent on project team to enter their updates (status, documents, approvals) to move to the next steps within the application and keep current. May not always reflect the current status if PM and project team does not enter...

G2 Crowd User

I dislike how you are unable to adjust timesheets for other users even with the sys admin role. Another thing I wasn't sold on is the budget feature - It would be nice to be able to budget based on the amount of hours required for a task not just a monetary...

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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Synergy is business and project management software designed exclusively for architects, engineers and construction designers (AEC). 16,000+ built-environment design professionals use Synergy every day to manage their projects — some since Total Synergy started in 1999. Think of Synergy as a wingman to AEC design businesses — someone who’s got your back in the business of designing the built environment.

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