Compare ActiveCollab, Sciforma, and Basecamp

Pricing

 
Annual billing
$6.25
per member, per month
Basecamp For Us
$29
per month
 
Monthly billing
$7
per member, per month
Basecamp With Clients
$79
per month
 
Get Paid Bundle - Annual billing
$2
per member, per month
Basecamp Big
$3,000
per year
 
Free Trial
Free Trial
Free Trial Unavailable
ActiveCollab
Annual billing
$6.25per member, per month
Monthly billing
$7per member, per month
Get Paid Bundle - Annual billing
$2per member, per month
Free Trial
Sciforma
Free Trial
Basecamp
Basecamp For Us
$29per month
Basecamp With Clients
$79per month
Basecamp Big
$3,000per year
Free Trial Unavailable

Ratings

Meets Requirements
Meets Requirements
8.1
8.1
8.4
Ease of Use
Ease of Use
8.8
7.0
8.5
Ease of Setup
Ease of Setup
8.3
6.3
8.7
Ease of Admin
Ease of Admin
8.7
6.9
8.6
Quality of Support
Quality of Support
8.0
8.7
8.3
Ease of Doing Business With
Ease of Doing Business With
8.2
9.1
8.7
Product Direction (% positive)
Product Direction (% positive)
8.0
8.6
7.4
Meets Requirements
ActiveCollab
8.1
Sciforma
8.1
Basecamp
8.4
Ease of Use
ActiveCollab
8.8
Sciforma
7.0
Basecamp
8.5
Ease of Setup
ActiveCollab
8.3
Sciforma
6.3
Basecamp
8.7
Ease of Admin
ActiveCollab
8.7
Sciforma
6.9
Basecamp
8.6
Quality of Support
ActiveCollab
8.0
Sciforma
8.7
Basecamp
8.3
Ease of Doing Business With
ActiveCollab
8.2
Sciforma
9.1
Basecamp
8.7
Product Direction (% positive)
ActiveCollab
8.0
Sciforma
8.6
Basecamp
7.4

Features

Tasks
Task Creation and Assignment
ActiveCollab
9.1
Sciforma
7.7
Basecamp
8.9
Due Dates
ActiveCollab
8.8
Sciforma
8.3
Basecamp
8.7
Task Prioritization
ActiveCollab
8.1
Sciforma
7.6
Basecamp
7.8
To-Do Lists
ActiveCollab
8.0
Sciforma
8.5
Basecamp
8.7
Collaboration
Collaborative Project Planning
ActiveCollab
8.5
Sciforma
8.0
Basecamp
8.7
Comments
ActiveCollab
8.5
Sciforma
8.2
Basecamp
8.7
Documents and Uploads
ActiveCollab
7.5
Sciforma
6.7
Basecamp
8.6
Projects
Gantt Chart / Project Map
ActiveCollab
7.9
Sciforma
8.0
Basecamp
6.8
Calendar View
ActiveCollab
8.4
Sciforma
8.4
Basecamp
7.7
Baselining / KPIs
ActiveCollab
Not enough data available
Sciforma
8.3
Basecamp
7.0
Project Budgeting
ActiveCollab
8.1
Sciforma
8.3
Basecamp
6.8
Issue Tracking
ActiveCollab
8.0
Sciforma
7.7
Basecamp
7.6
Portfolio Management
Portfolio Coordination
ActiveCollab
8.5
Sciforma
8.2
Basecamp
7.9
Portfolio Budgeting
ActiveCollab
8.2
Sciforma
7.7
Basecamp
7.3
What-If Scenarios
ActiveCollab
8.2
Sciforma
8.1
Basecamp
7.1
Workflow
ActiveCollab
8.5
Sciforma
8.6
Basecamp
8.0
Request Management
ActiveCollab
8.3
Sciforma
8.8
Basecamp
7.8
Cost Tracking
ActiveCollab
8.6
Sciforma
8.8
Basecamp
6.9
ROI and Forecasting
ActiveCollab
8.4
Sciforma
9.0
Basecamp
6.9
Risk Analysis
ActiveCollab
8.2
Sciforma
7.4
Basecamp
7.0
Resource Management
Resource Database
ActiveCollab
8.4
Sciforma
8.6
Basecamp
7.8
Resource Allocation
ActiveCollab
7.8
Sciforma
8.2
Basecamp
7.7
Workload Capacity
ActiveCollab
8.5
Sciforma
8.0
Basecamp
7.9
Time Tracking
ActiveCollab
8.3
Sciforma
8.3
Basecamp
7.6
Platform
Alerts
ActiveCollab
8.4
Sciforma
8.2
Basecamp
8.4
Mobile
ActiveCollab
7.5
Sciforma
7.0
Basecamp
8.0
User, Role, and Access Management
ActiveCollab
8.4
Sciforma
8.5
Basecamp
8.4
API / Integrations
ActiveCollab
7.7
Sciforma
7.4
Basecamp
7.6
Reporting and Dashboards
ActiveCollab
7.4
Sciforma
7.7
Basecamp
7.9
Customization
ActiveCollab
7.2
Sciforma
8.6
Basecamp
7.3
Performance and Reliability
ActiveCollab
8.0
Sciforma
7.6
Basecamp
8.8

Reviewers' Company Size

Small-Business (50 or fewer emp.)
Small-Business
(50 or fewer emp.)
64.3%
4.0%
50.1%
Mid-Market (51-1000 emp.)
Mid-Market
(51-1000 emp.)
16.7%
52.0%
31.6%
Enterprise (> 1000 emp.)
Enterprise
(> 1000 emp.)
19.0%
44.0%
18.3%
ActiveCollab
Small-Business
64.3%
Mid-Market
16.7%
Enterprise
19.0%
Sciforma
Small-Business
4.0%
Mid-Market
52.0%
Enterprise
44.0%
Basecamp
Small-Business
50.1%
Mid-Market
31.6%
Enterprise
18.3%

Reviewers' Industry

 
Marketing and Advertising
33.3%
Government Administration
12.0%
Marketing and Advertising
16.7%
 
Telecommunications
14.3%
Research
8.0%
Information Technology and Services
6.8%
 
Information Technology and Services
9.5%
Pharmaceuticals
8.0%
Non-Profit Organization Management
6.0%
 
Graphic Design
7.1%
Insurance
8.0%
Higher Education
5.8%
 
Computer Software
7.1%
Information Technology and Services
8.0%
Computer Software
5.4%
 
Other
28.6%
Other
56.0%
Other
59.4%
ActiveCollab
Marketing and Advertising
33.3%
Telecommunications
14.3%
Information Technology and Services
9.5%
Graphic Design
7.1%
Computer Software
7.1%
Other
28.6%
Sciforma
Government Administration
12.0%
Research
8.0%
Pharmaceuticals
8.0%
Insurance
8.0%
Information Technology and Services
8.0%
Other
56.0%
Basecamp
Marketing and Advertising
16.7%
Information Technology and Services
6.8%
Non-Profit Organization Management
6.0%
Higher Education
5.8%
Computer Software
5.4%
Other
59.4%

Reviews

Most Helpful Favorable Review
Most Helpful Favorable Review
G2 User

ActiveCollab is about the only high quality workflow product that doesn't charge per user. It has a clean no-nonsense UI that is easy to stare at and use. Project, to-do's, and team management are intuitive and flexible enough to mend to all types of...

Edwin C.
Consultant

Sciforma is really intuitive for work with PPM. It allowes you to work with resource managment, task, projects, demands and portfolios. Also, it allowes you to create your own fields in order to get the kpi you need to track your projects. So the software...

G2 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
Ashley S.
Administrator

Active Collab has generally decided that marketing to the possible end-user is more important than providing their paying customers with a service that promotes their business. Active Collab has no customization options for the look and feel of the...

G2 User

It's got a lot of functionality, which can be confusing to a lot of the users, so it requires a lot set up and training. There's definitely a learning curve with the software.

Paul S.
Executive Sponsor in Marketing and Advertising

Things haven't evolved over the last couple years and now there are other options out there for managing projects and tracking time.

 
ActiveCollab
Most Helpful Favorable Review
G2 User

ActiveCollab is about the only high quality workflow product that doesn't charge per user. It has a clean no-nonsense UI that is easy to stare at and use. Project, to-do's, and team management are intuitive and flexible enough to mend to all types of...

Most Helpful Critical Review
Ashley S.
Administrator

Active Collab has generally decided that marketing to the possible end-user is more important than providing their paying customers with a service that promotes their business. Active Collab has no customization options for the look and feel of the...

Sciforma
Most Helpful Favorable Review
Edwin C.
Consultant

Sciforma is really intuitive for work with PPM. It allowes you to work with resource managment, task, projects, demands and portfolios. Also, it allowes you to create your own fields in order to get the kpi you need to track your projects. So the software...

Most Helpful Critical Review
G2 User

It's got a lot of functionality, which can be confusing to a lot of the users, so it requires a lot set up and training. There's definitely a learning curve with the software.

Basecamp
Most Helpful Favorable Review
G2 User in Internet

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

Most Helpful Critical Review
Paul S.
Executive Sponsor in Marketing and Advertising

Things haven't evolved over the last couple years and now there are other options out there for managing projects and tracking time.

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Videos

 No videos provided

Sciforma PPM Software allows project and portfolio managers to perform a variety of tasks. Examples included in these demos: (1) Analyze and prioritize projects based on budget allocation and limits; (2) Schedule a project and its tasks in a very powerful and interactive Gantt Chart; (3) Check under and over-allocation in one click thanks to simple dashboards.

No videos provided
ActiveCollab
No videos provided
Sciforma

Sciforma PPM Software allows project and portfolio managers to perform a variety of tasks. Examples included in these demos: (1) Analyze and prioritize projects based on budget allocation and limits; (2) Schedule a project and its tasks in a very powerful and interactive Gantt Chart; (3) Check under and over-allocation in one click thanks to simple dashboards.

Basecamp
No videos provided

Downloads

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ActiveCollab
No downloads provided
Basecamp
No downloads provided
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