Compare Planview, Workfront, and Basecamp

Pricing

 
Collaboration License
Contact for pricing
Basecamp For Us
$29 per month
 
Work License
Contact / user / month
Basecamp With Clients
$79 per month
 
Plan License
Contact / user / month
Basecamp Big
$3,000 per year
 
Enterprise plus
Contact for pricing
 
Free Trial Unavailable
Free Trial Unavailable
Free Trial Unavailable
Planview
Free Trial Unavailable
Workfront
Collaboration License
Contactfor pricing
Work License
Contact/ user / month
Plan License
Contact/ user / month
Enterprise plus
Contactfor pricing
Free Trial Unavailable
Basecamp
Basecamp For Us
$29per month
Basecamp With Clients
$79per month
Basecamp Big
$3,000per year
Free Trial Unavailable

Ratings

Meets Requirements
Meets Requirements
7.6
8.1
8.3
Ease of Use
Ease of Use
6.7
7.6
8.5
Ease of Setup
Ease of Setup
5.8
6.9
8.7
Ease of Admin
Ease of Admin
7.0
8.0
8.6
Quality of Support
Quality of Support
7.1
8.1
8.2
Ease of Doing Business With
Ease of Doing Business With
7.7
8.4
8.7
Product Direction (% positive)
Product Direction (% positive)
6.6
8.0
7.3
Meets Requirements
Planview
7.6
Workfront
8.1
Basecamp
8.3
Ease of Use
Planview
6.7
Workfront
7.6
Basecamp
8.5
Ease of Setup
Planview
5.8
Workfront
6.9
Basecamp
8.7
Ease of Admin
Planview
7.0
Workfront
8.0
Basecamp
8.6
Quality of Support
Planview
7.1
Workfront
8.1
Basecamp
8.2
Ease of Doing Business With
Planview
7.7
Workfront
8.4
Basecamp
8.7
Product Direction (% positive)
Planview
6.6
Workfront
8.0
Basecamp
7.3

Features

Tasks
Task Creation and Assignment
Planview
8.1
Workfront
8.6
Basecamp
8.8
Due Dates
Planview
7.9
Workfront
8.0
Basecamp
8.7
Task Prioritization
Planview
7.6
Workfront
7.7
Basecamp
7.7
To-Do Lists
Planview
7.6
Workfront
7.6
Basecamp
8.7
Collaboration
Collaborative Project Planning
Planview
7.5
Workfront
8.0
Basecamp
8.7
Comments
Planview
8.1
Workfront
8.4
Basecamp
8.7
Documents and Uploads
Planview
6.8
Workfront
8.2
Basecamp
8.6
Projects
Gantt Chart / Project Map
Planview
7.1
Workfront
7.5
Basecamp
6.6
Calendar View
Planview
6.8
Workfront
7.1
Basecamp
7.6
Baselining / KPIs
Planview
7.4
Workfront
7.0
Basecamp
6.8
Project Budgeting
Planview
7.5
Workfront
7.6
Basecamp
6.6
Issue Tracking
Planview
7.1
Workfront
8.2
Basecamp
7.5
Portfolio Management
Portfolio Coordination
Planview
7.3
Workfront
8.1
Basecamp
7.8
Portfolio Budgeting
Planview
7.7
Workfront
7.5
Basecamp
7.1
What-If Scenarios
Planview
6.7
Workfront
6.7
Basecamp
7.0
Workflow
Planview
7.0
Workfront
8.1
Basecamp
7.9
Request Management
Planview
7.0
Workfront
8.3
Basecamp
7.7
Cost Tracking
Planview
7.6
Workfront
7.4
Basecamp
6.7
ROI and Forecasting
Planview
7.9
Workfront
6.8
Basecamp
6.6
Risk Analysis
Planview
7.6
Workfront
7.1
Basecamp
6.6
Resource Management
Resource Database
Planview
7.6
Workfront
7.5
Basecamp
7.6
Resource Allocation
Planview
8.1
Workfront
7.6
Basecamp
7.6
Workload Capacity
Planview
8.1
Workfront
7.7
Basecamp
7.7
Time Tracking
Planview
8.2
Workfront
8.2
Basecamp
7.5
Platform
Alerts
Planview
7.0
Workfront
7.7
Basecamp
8.4
Mobile
Planview
Not enough data available
Workfront
6.7
Basecamp
8.1
User, Role, and Access Management
Planview
7.8
Workfront
8.1
Basecamp
8.4
API / Integrations
Planview
7.6
Workfront
7.7
Basecamp
7.5
Reporting and Dashboards
Planview
7.2
Workfront
8.0
Basecamp
7.8
Customization
Planview
7.7
Workfront
7.9
Basecamp
7.1
Performance and Reliability
Planview
7.7
Workfront
8.0
Basecamp
8.8

Reviewers' Company Size

Small-Business (50 or fewer emp.)
Small-Business
(50 or fewer emp.)
3.7%
8.8%
51.5%
Mid-Market (51-1000 emp.)
Mid-Market
(51-1000 emp.)
14.8%
33.4%
32.4%
Enterprise (> 1000 emp.)
Enterprise
(> 1000 emp.)
81.5%
57.7%
16.2%
Planview
Small-Business
3.7%
Mid-Market
14.8%
Enterprise
81.5%
Workfront
Small-Business
8.8%
Mid-Market
33.4%
Enterprise
57.7%
Basecamp
Small-Business
51.5%
Mid-Market
32.4%
Enterprise
16.2%

Reviewers' Industry

 
Information Technology and Services
20.7%
Marketing and Advertising
15.6%
Marketing and Advertising
16.5%
 
Internet
17.2%
Financial Services
8.2%
Information Technology and Services
6.8%
 
Logistics and Supply Chain
10.3%
Computer Software
7.8%
Higher Education
6.6%
 
Insurance
6.9%
Information Technology and Services
6.9%
Non-Profit Organization Management
6.3%
 
Hospital & Health Care
6.9%
Hospital & Health Care
4.3%
Computer Software
5.7%
 
Other
37.9%
Other
57.2%
Other
58.0%
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%
Workfront
Marketing and Advertising
15.6%
Financial Services
8.2%
Computer Software
7.8%
Information Technology and Services
6.9%
Hospital & Health Care
4.3%
Other
57.2%
Basecamp
Marketing and Advertising
16.5%
Information Technology and Services
6.8%
Higher Education
6.6%
Non-Profit Organization Management
6.3%
Computer Software
5.7%
Other
58.0%

Reviews

Most Helpful Favorable Review
Most Helpful Favorable Review
G2 Crowd User in Internet

It’s a quick and simple way for employees to entire their time sheets and for us to track hours logged across different orgs and towards specific tasks.

Jon J.
Administrator in Religious Institutions

I love the ability to re-prioritize my tasks in the order of how I'm going to work on them and then have that visible to everyone on my team. Also as a manager, this is the perfect way to essentially micromanage your teams' tasks without actually...

G2 Crowd User in Internet

Caveman ready interface. It's like an apple product; crack it open and go.

Most Helpful Critical Review
Most Helpful Critical Review
Lisa F.
User in Hospital & Health Care

The corporate setup was not consistent with maximum of Planview. If the enterprise had not modified it so much, it would have been better adapted and utilized within the organization.

G2 Crowd User in Human Resources

Projects drop off my work page all the time. Finding them to add hours is a task in and of itself. I still have to keep track of my overall hours myself and then add at the end of the day. It's less for me and more for the company, which is fine. It would...

Jeff N.
Administrator

Slow to load. Frozen development because they start from scratch for each new version. Lack of native integrations because developers have to develop new integration for each new version. I wish it had some kind of webform data entry onboarding feature...

 
Planview
Most Helpful Favorable Review
G2 Crowd User in Internet

It’s a quick and simple way for employees to entire their time sheets and for us to track hours logged across different orgs and towards specific tasks.

Most Helpful Critical Review
Lisa F.
User in Hospital & Health Care

The corporate setup was not consistent with maximum of Planview. If the enterprise had not modified it so much, it would have been better adapted and utilized within the organization.

Workfront
Most Helpful Favorable Review
Jon J.
Administrator in Religious Institutions

I love the ability to re-prioritize my tasks in the order of how I'm going to work on them and then have that visible to everyone on my team. Also as a manager, this is the perfect way to essentially micromanage your teams' tasks without actually...

Most Helpful Critical Review
G2 Crowd User in Human Resources

Projects drop off my work page all the time. Finding them to add hours is a task in and of itself. I still have to keep track of my overall hours myself and then add at the end of the day. It's less for me and more for the company, which is fine. It would...

Basecamp
Most Helpful Favorable Review
G2 Crowd User in Internet

Caveman ready interface. It's like an apple product; crack it open and go.

Most Helpful Critical Review
Jeff N.
Administrator

Slow to load. Frozen development because they start from scratch for each new version. Lack of native integrations because developers have to develop new integration for each new version. I wish it had some kind of webform data entry onboarding feature...

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