Compare ActiveCollab vs Micro Focus Project and Portfolio Management (PPM)

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comparison of ActiveCollab vs. Micro Focus Project and Portfolio Management (PPM)
based on data from user reviews. ActiveCollab rates 4.2/5 stars with 44 reviews. Micro Focus Project and Portfolio Management (PPM) rates 3.9/5 stars with 21 reviews. Each product's score is calculated by real-time data from verified user reviews.

Pricing

 
Annual billing
$6.25
per member, per month
 
Monthly billing
$7
per member, per month
 
Get Paid Bundle - Annual billing
$3
per member, per month
 
Free Trial
Free Trial Unavailable
ActiveCollab
Annual billing
$6.25per member, per month
Monthly billing
$7per member, per month
Get Paid Bundle - Annual billing
$3per member, per month
Free Trial
Micro Focus Project and Portfolio Management (PPM)
Free Trial Unavailable

Ratings

Meets Requirements
Meets Requirements
8.2
8.3
Ease of Use
Ease of Use
8.8
6.8
Ease of Setup
Ease of Setup
8.4
7.7
Ease of Admin
Ease of Admin
8.8
8.4
Quality of Support
Quality of Support
8.0
7.2
Ease of Doing Business With
Ease of Doing Business With
8.3
8.0
Product Direction (% positive)
Product Direction (% positive)
8.1
6.7
Meets Requirements
ActiveCollab
8.2
Micro Focus Project and Portfolio Management (PPM)
8.3
Ease of Use
ActiveCollab
8.8
Micro Focus Project and Portfolio Management (PPM)
6.8
Ease of Setup
ActiveCollab
8.4
Micro Focus Project and Portfolio Management (PPM)
7.7
Ease of Admin
ActiveCollab
8.8
Micro Focus Project and Portfolio Management (PPM)
8.4
Quality of Support
ActiveCollab
8.0
Micro Focus Project and Portfolio Management (PPM)
7.2
Ease of Doing Business With
ActiveCollab
8.3
Micro Focus Project and Portfolio Management (PPM)
8.0
Product Direction (% positive)
ActiveCollab
8.1
Micro Focus Project and Portfolio Management (PPM)
6.7

Features

Tasks
Task Creation and Assignment
ActiveCollab
9.1
Micro Focus Project and Portfolio Management (PPM)
7.9
Due Dates
ActiveCollab
8.9
Micro Focus Project and Portfolio Management (PPM)
8.1
Task Prioritization
ActiveCollab
8.0
Micro Focus Project and Portfolio Management (PPM)
7.8
To-Do Lists
ActiveCollab
8.0
Micro Focus Project and Portfolio Management (PPM)
7.2
Collaboration
Collaborative Project Planning
ActiveCollab
8.5
Micro Focus Project and Portfolio Management (PPM)
7.6
Comments
ActiveCollab
8.5
Micro Focus Project and Portfolio Management (PPM)
7.7
Documents and Uploads
ActiveCollab
7.5
Micro Focus Project and Portfolio Management (PPM)
7.7
Projects
Gantt Chart / Project Map
ActiveCollab
7.9
Micro Focus Project and Portfolio Management (PPM)
7.8
Calendar View
ActiveCollab
8.3
Micro Focus Project and Portfolio Management (PPM)
7.5
Baselining / KPIs
ActiveCollab
Not enough data available
Micro Focus Project and Portfolio Management (PPM)
7.1
Project Budgeting
ActiveCollab
8.1
Micro Focus Project and Portfolio Management (PPM)
8.2
Issue Tracking
ActiveCollab
8.0
Micro Focus Project and Portfolio Management (PPM)
8.2
Portfolio Management
Portfolio Coordination
ActiveCollab
8.5
Micro Focus Project and Portfolio Management (PPM)
7.9
Portfolio Budgeting
ActiveCollab
8.2
Micro Focus Project and Portfolio Management (PPM)
7.8
What-If Scenarios
ActiveCollab
8.2
Micro Focus Project and Portfolio Management (PPM)
7.4
Workflow
ActiveCollab
8.5
Micro Focus Project and Portfolio Management (PPM)
8.1
Request Management
ActiveCollab
8.3
Micro Focus Project and Portfolio Management (PPM)
7.7
Cost Tracking
ActiveCollab
8.6
Micro Focus Project and Portfolio Management (PPM)
7.6
ROI and Forecasting
ActiveCollab
8.4
Micro Focus Project and Portfolio Management (PPM)
7.2
Risk Analysis
ActiveCollab
8.2
Micro Focus Project and Portfolio Management (PPM)
7.9
Platform
Alerts
ActiveCollab
8.4
Micro Focus Project and Portfolio Management (PPM)
8.0
Mobile
ActiveCollab
7.5
Micro Focus Project and Portfolio Management (PPM)
5.6
User, Role, and Access Management
ActiveCollab
8.4
Micro Focus Project and Portfolio Management (PPM)
7.7
API / Integrations
ActiveCollab
7.7
Micro Focus Project and Portfolio Management (PPM)
6.8
Reporting and Dashboards
ActiveCollab
7.4
Micro Focus Project and Portfolio Management (PPM)
7.5
Customization
ActiveCollab
7.2
Micro Focus Project and Portfolio Management (PPM)
7.4
Performance and Reliability
ActiveCollab
8.1
Micro Focus Project and Portfolio Management (PPM)
7.7

Reviewers' Company Size

Small-Business (50 or fewer emp.)
Small-Business
(50 or fewer emp.)
65.9%
14.3%
Mid-Market (51-1000 emp.)
Mid-Market
(51-1000 emp.)
15.9%
14.3%
Enterprise (> 1000 emp.)
Enterprise
(> 1000 emp.)
18.2%
71.4%
ActiveCollab
Small-Business
65.9%
Mid-Market
15.9%
Enterprise
18.2%
Micro Focus Project and Portfolio Management (PPM)
Small-Business
14.3%
Mid-Market
14.3%
Enterprise
71.4%

Reviewers' Industry

 
Marketing and Advertising
34.1%
Information Technology and Services
28.6%
 
Telecommunications
13.6%
Telecommunications
9.5%
 
Information Technology and Services
9.1%
Insurance
9.5%
 
Computer Software
9.1%
Non-Profit Organization Management
4.8%
 
Graphic Design
6.8%
Mining & Metals
4.8%
 
Other
27.3%
Other
42.9%
ActiveCollab
Marketing and Advertising
34.1%
Telecommunications
13.6%
Information Technology and Services
9.1%
Computer Software
9.1%
Graphic Design
6.8%
Other
27.3%
Micro Focus Project and Portfolio Management (PPM)
Information Technology and Services
28.6%
Telecommunications
9.5%
Insurance
9.5%
Non-Profit Organization Management
4.8%
Mining & Metals
4.8%
Other
42.9%

Reviews

Most Helpful Favorable Review
Most Helpful Favorable Review
Andrew M.
G2 User in Telecommunications

I like the interface, especially of ActiveCollab 5, which is massive UI/UX improvement over AC 4. The product works and feels like Basecamp, but drastically expands the functions of Basecamp with invoicing, estimates and modules that allow you to increase...

Peter B.
User in Computer Software

I evaluated and ran a trial of this software a few years ago and it basically was a good tool for large IT shops that need to keep track of all their projects in one central repository.

Most Helpful Critical Review
Most Helpful Critical Review
G2 User in Financial Services

The new update did not have anything that we needed and essentially changed the entire way the system functioned. After the 2015 update, our team had to switch service because Active Collab no longer worked the way we needed it to.

User in Hospital & Health Care

I am a basic user of the system and therefore can only review the application from that standpoint. With this in mind, as a user, I think the application is rather cumbersome. If you add more than a handful of tasks / assets / miscellaneous items to your...

 
ActiveCollab
Most Helpful Favorable Review
Andrew M.
G2 User in Telecommunications

I like the interface, especially of ActiveCollab 5, which is massive UI/UX improvement over AC 4. The product works and feels like Basecamp, but drastically expands the functions of Basecamp with invoicing, estimates and modules that allow you to increase...

Most Helpful Critical Review
G2 User in Financial Services

The new update did not have anything that we needed and essentially changed the entire way the system functioned. After the 2015 update, our team had to switch service because Active Collab no longer worked the way we needed it to.

Micro Focus Project and Portfolio Management (PPM)
Most Helpful Favorable Review
Peter B.
User in Computer Software

I evaluated and ran a trial of this software a few years ago and it basically was a good tool for large IT shops that need to keep track of all their projects in one central repository.

Most Helpful Critical Review
User in Hospital & Health Care

I am a basic user of the system and therefore can only review the application from that standpoint. With this in mind, as a user, I think the application is rather cumbersome. If you add more than a handful of tasks / assets / miscellaneous items to your...

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