Compare Basecamp, Jira, Meisterplan, and Asana

Pricing

 
Basecamp For Us
$29
per month
Service Desk
$20
/ month for 10 users
20 Resources
$199
per month for up to 20 Resources
Asana Free
$0
per member, per month
 
Basecamp With Clients
$79
per month
Projects
starts at $10
/ month for 10 users
50 Resources
$499
per month for up to 50 Resources
Asana Premium
starts at $9.99
per member, per month
 
Basecamp Big
$3,000
per year
Development
starts at $20
/ month for 10 users
100 Resources
$899
per month for up to 100 Resources
Asana Business
19.99
per member, per month
 
150 Resources
$1299
per month for up to 150 Resources
Asana Enterprise
Contact us
 
200 Resources
$1599
per month for up to 200 resources
 
Free Trial Unavailable
Free Trial Unavailable
Free Trial Unavailable
Free Trial
Basecamp
Basecamp For Us
$29per month
Basecamp With Clients
$79per month
Basecamp Big
$3,000per year
Free Trial Unavailable
Jira
Service Desk
$20/ month for 10 users
Projects
starts at $10/ month for 10 users
Development
starts at $20/ month for 10 users
Free Trial Unavailable
Meisterplan
20 Resources
$199per month for up to 20 Resources
50 Resources
$499per month for up to 50 Resources
100 Resources
$899per month for up to 100 Resources
150 Resources
$1299per month for up to 150 Resources
200 Resources
$1599per month for up to 200 resources
Free Trial Unavailable
Asana
Asana Free
$0per member, per month
Asana Premium
starts at $9.99per member, per month
Asana Business
19.99per member, per month
Asana Enterprise
Contact us
Free Trial

Ratings

Meets Requirements
Meets Requirements
8.4
8.6
9.4
8.5
Ease of Use
Ease of Use
8.5
7.6
9.9
8.5
Ease of Setup
Ease of Setup
8.7
7.0
10.0
8.7
Ease of Admin
Ease of Admin
8.6
7.2
9.2
8.7
Quality of Support
Quality of Support
8.3
7.9
9.8
8.3
Ease of Doing Business With
Ease of Doing Business With
8.7
8.3
9.8
8.7
Product Direction (% positive)
Product Direction (% positive)
7.3
7.8
10.0
8.4
Meets Requirements
Basecamp
8.4
Jira
8.6
Meisterplan
9.4
Asana
8.5
Ease of Use
Basecamp
8.5
Jira
7.6
Meisterplan
9.9
Asana
8.5
Ease of Setup
Basecamp
8.7
Jira
7.0
Meisterplan
10.0
Asana
8.7
Ease of Admin
Basecamp
8.6
Jira
7.2
Meisterplan
9.2
Asana
8.7
Quality of Support
Basecamp
8.3
Jira
7.9
Meisterplan
9.8
Asana
8.3
Ease of Doing Business With
Basecamp
8.7
Jira
8.3
Meisterplan
9.8
Asana
8.7
Product Direction (% positive)
Basecamp
7.3
Jira
7.8
Meisterplan
10.0
Asana
8.4

Reviewers' Company Size

Small-Business (50 or fewer emp.)
Small-Business
(50 or fewer emp.)
50.6%
22.4%
56.3%
59.6%
Mid-Market (51-1000 emp.)
Mid-Market
(51-1000 emp.)
31.7%
43.0%
25.0%
29.4%
Enterprise (> 1000 emp.)
Enterprise
(> 1000 emp.)
17.7%
34.7%
18.8%
11.0%
Basecamp
Small-Business
50.6%
Mid-Market
31.7%
Enterprise
17.7%
Jira
Small-Business
22.4%
Mid-Market
43.0%
Enterprise
34.7%
Meisterplan
Small-Business
56.3%
Mid-Market
25.0%
Enterprise
18.8%
Asana
Small-Business
59.6%
Mid-Market
29.4%
Enterprise
11.0%

Reviewers' Industry

 
Marketing and Advertising
16.4%
Information Technology and Services
21.7%
Information Technology and Services
25.0%
Marketing and Advertising
12.9%
 
Information Technology and Services
6.8%
Computer Software
20.7%
Management Consulting
12.5%
Computer Software
9.0%
 
Higher Education
6.3%
Internet
8.4%
Internet
12.5%
Information Technology and Services
7.7%
 
Non-Profit Organization Management
6.1%
Marketing and Advertising
5.3%
Financial Services
12.5%
Internet
6.4%
 
Computer Software
5.6%
Financial Services
3.8%
Computer Software
12.5%
Non-Profit Organization Management
5.1%
 
Other
58.8%
Other
40.1%
Other
25.0%
Other
59.0%
Basecamp
Marketing and Advertising
16.4%
Information Technology and Services
6.8%
Higher Education
6.3%
Non-Profit Organization Management
6.1%
Computer Software
5.6%
Other
58.8%
Jira
Information Technology and Services
21.7%
Computer Software
20.7%
Internet
8.4%
Marketing and Advertising
5.3%
Financial Services
3.8%
Other
40.1%
Meisterplan
Information Technology and Services
25.0%
Management Consulting
12.5%
Internet
12.5%
Financial Services
12.5%
Computer Software
12.5%
Other
25.0%
Asana
Marketing and Advertising
12.9%
Computer Software
9.0%
Information Technology and Services
7.7%
Internet
6.4%
Non-Profit Organization Management
5.1%
Other
59.0%

Reviews

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

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

Daniel J.
User in Computer Software

We use JIRA extensively for issue management and tracking. Each team has a project and it is a great way to work amongst teams and collaborate. The tool is very versatile and great to have project leaders, watchers, stakeholders, etc. They also have...

Jens H.
User in Electrical/Electronic Manufacturing

The best thing about meisterplan is that Meisterplan can make your business more agile and flexible. The realtime analysis and planning features are very helpful and easy to use

Daniel L.
Administrator in Computer Software

Recurring tasks and simple task delegation make it easy to manage weekly tasks/projects and stay up to date on who is accomplishing each task and whether it has been completed. I also love Asana's 'boards' project type. It is a "Trello-like" experience...

Most Helpful Critical Review
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.

Andrew H.
Administrator in Internet

JIRA is an overly complicated system for managing projects. The biggest problem with JIRA will make you feel like you've collected and documented all the information, yet give you a false sense of security. JIRA will get in the way of critical communication...

G2 User in Internet

Great management of resource pools but often the real bottlenecks are the few key people in a company who can drive projects forward. It would be great to see a feature where I can allocate and track the allocation of the top 10 ppl.

Erich R.
User in Internet

Azana sort of forces a task management paradigm on your company. There are some situations where you can't quite fit what you are doing into the mold they provide. One good example of this if you have some sort of high level task that you would like a...

 
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.

Jira
Most Helpful Favorable Review
Daniel J.
User in Computer Software

We use JIRA extensively for issue management and tracking. Each team has a project and it is a great way to work amongst teams and collaborate. The tool is very versatile and great to have project leaders, watchers, stakeholders, etc. They also have...

Most Helpful Critical Review
Andrew H.
Administrator in Internet

JIRA is an overly complicated system for managing projects. The biggest problem with JIRA will make you feel like you've collected and documented all the information, yet give you a false sense of security. JIRA will get in the way of critical communication...

Meisterplan
Most Helpful Favorable Review
Jens H.
User in Electrical/Electronic Manufacturing

The best thing about meisterplan is that Meisterplan can make your business more agile and flexible. The realtime analysis and planning features are very helpful and easy to use

Most Helpful Critical Review
G2 User in Internet

Great management of resource pools but often the real bottlenecks are the few key people in a company who can drive projects forward. It would be great to see a feature where I can allocate and track the allocation of the top 10 ppl.

Asana
Most Helpful Favorable Review
Daniel L.
Administrator in Computer Software

Recurring tasks and simple task delegation make it easy to manage weekly tasks/projects and stay up to date on who is accomplishing each task and whether it has been completed. I also love Asana's 'boards' project type. It is a "Trello-like" experience...

Most Helpful Critical Review
Erich R.
User in Internet

Azana sort of forces a task management paradigm on your company. There are some situations where you can't quite fit what you are doing into the mold they provide. One good example of this if you have some sort of high level task that you would like a...

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