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Asana

Asana

4.3
(3,377 reviews)

Asana helps teams manage and coordinate their work by making plans, processes, and responsibilities clear.

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Asana Features

Communication

Status Updates

Post brief status updates or micro blogs

87%
(Based on 167 reviews)

Instant Messaging

Message others 1:1 or within groups

80%
(Based on 107 reviews)

Activity Feed

Ability to filter and customize a live feed of activity on the network

86%
(Based on 159 reviews)

Notifications

Receive real-time notifications about content or groups from within the software or via email

86%
(Based on 184 reviews)

Comments and Voting

Post comments on blogs, microblogs, documents, and other items. Vote on posts or content that others have shared.

85%
(Based on 151 reviews)

Discussions

Share ideas, ask for advice and gather feedback from coworkers

85%
(Based on 153 reviews)

User Directory

Search or browse through a directory of users on the network

82%
(Based on 113 reviews)

Online Status of Coworkers

View the online status of coworkers on the network

86%
(Based on 102 reviews)

Tasks

Task Creation and Assignment

Create and assign tasks for individual users with details and due dates.

93%
(Based on 2,852 reviews)

Due Dates

Set deadlines on tasks.

92%
(Based on 2,826 reviews)

Task Prioritization

Set priority levels on tasks so individuals can organize their work.

83%
(Based on 2,664 reviews)

To-Do Lists

Each user can view their list of tasks to be completed.

90%
(Based on 2,698 reviews)

Content Management

File Sharing

Upload and share files such as documents, images, and videos

86%
(Based on 152 reviews)

Document Collaboration

Create and edit documents with other users in real-time

84%
(Based on 129 reviews)

Version Control

Review the latest version of a document, track changes, or revert to an older version of a document if needed

79%
(Based on 96 reviews)

Tagging

Tag content to organize and assign to specific departments or categories

88%
(Based on 149 reviews)

Knowledge Base

Ability to build a knowledge base and how-to articles

84%
(Based on 102 reviews)

Surveys

Create polls or surveys to gather opinions on an issue or idea

81%
(Based on 79 reviews)

Collaboration

Collaborative Project Planning

Multiple users can collaborate on the planning of a project.

88%
(Based on 2,666 reviews)

Comments

Discussion of tasks, issues or the project as a whole can occur within the system.

88%
(Based on 2,739 reviews)

Documents and Uploads

Media can be uploaded, associated with projects or tasks, discussed and annotated.

86%
(Based on 2,510 reviews)

Productivity Tools

Task Management

Create tasks and organize them by status, priority, or department

92%
(Based on 180 reviews)

Calendar

Add events to your calendar, share events with others, and view a team or company-wide calendar

88%
(Based on 158 reviews)

Search

Search for specific content such as users, documents, tags, or media

86%
(Based on 153 reviews)

Mobile

Allows software to be easily used on multiple mobile devices include phone and tablet devices

86%
(Based on 141 reviews)

Multi-Language Support

Enables users to view and contribute content in multiple languages

87%
(Based on 65 reviews)

Projects

Gantt Chart / Project Map

Projects can be mapped out with milestones, due dates, deliverables and interdependencies.

74%
(Based on 1,220 reviews)

Calendar View

Planned projects are mapped to a schedule with due dates and deliverables detailed day-by-day.

82%
(Based on 2,198 reviews)

Baselining / KPIs

Track key performance indicators or baseline assessments throughout project lifecycle or across multiple projects.

71%
(Based on 971 reviews)

Project Budgeting

Associate a budget with a project and allocate it accordingly by task or resource.

70%
(Based on 896 reviews)

Issue Tracking

Track issues and manage resolutions.

79%
(Based on 1,277 reviews)

Administration

Moderation

Administrators can moderate content to keep the environment appropriate for the workplace

80%
(Based on 35 reviews)

User, Role, and Access Management

Grant access to select data, features, objects, etc. based on the users, user role, groups, etc.

90%
(Based on 151 reviews)

Performance and Reliability

Software is consistently available (uptime) and allows users to complete tasks quickly because they are not waiting for the software to respond to an action they took

91%
(Based on 162 reviews)

Portfolio Management

Portfolio Coordination

Organize, prioritize, rate and score projects to best understand your business's progress and initiatives.

81%
(Based on 943 reviews)

Portfolio Budgeting

Allocate budgets between departments and projects, and allow users to control portions for their projects.

73%
(Based on 680 reviews)

What-If Scenarios

Managers can draw up multiple possible scenarios and weigh options based on profitability and resource capacity.

72%
(Based on 679 reviews)

Workflow

Automate task approvals processes and handoffs at project milestones.

84%
(Based on 1,472 reviews)

Request Management

Manage project and change requests in the system, approving or sidelining requests.

81%
(Based on 1,021 reviews)

Cost Tracking

Track total cost associated with projects and then report actual versus planned budget.

71%
(Based on 633 reviews)

ROI and Forecasting

Measure return on investment and leverage data to predict profitability of future projects.

69%
(Based on 584 reviews)

Risk Analysis

Forecast and account for project risk scenarios and apply plans to mitigate these risks in the system.

69%
(Based on 589 reviews)

Resource Management

Resource Database

Maintain a database of resources that contains employment details, skills and availability.

77%
(Based on 875 reviews)

Resource Allocation

Allocate resources to various projects, phases and tasks.

78%
(Based on 942 reviews)

Workload Capacity

Track resource workloads in order to dedicate the manhours of your workforce most effectively.

81%
(Based on 1,170 reviews)

Time Tracking

Associate effort with tasks including planned versus actual time allocated. Determine global or specific hourly rates for contract work or value to internal manhours.

80%
(Based on 1,160 reviews)

Platform

Alerts

The system alerts users of due dates, workflow handoffs or changes that affect their projects.

85%
(Based on 2,462 reviews)

Mobile

Offers a mobile app or mobile optimized website to manage projects and tasks on-the-go.

83%
(Based on 2,111 reviews)

User, Role, and Access Management

Grant access to select data, features, objects, etc. based on the users, user role, groups, etc.

86%
(Based on 2,279 reviews)

API / Integrations

Application Programming Interface - Specification for how the application communicates with other software. API's typically enable integration of data, logic, objects, etc. with other software applications.

82%
(Based on 1,290 reviews)

Reporting and Dashboards

Access pre-built and custom reports and dashboards.

82%
(Based on 1,917 reviews)

Customization

Allows administrators to customize to accomodate their unique process. Includes ability to create custom objects, fields, rules, calculations, and views.

78%
(Based on 1,905 reviews)

Performance and Reliability

Software is consistently available (uptime) and allows users to complete tasks quickly because they are not waiting for the software to respond.

90%
(Based on 2,456 reviews)
Asana
4.3
(3,377 reviews)