Compare Basecamp, Microsoft Project Server, and Asana

Pricing

 
Basecamp Big
$3,000
per year
Project Online Essentials
$7
per user per month
Asana Free
$0
per member, per month
 
Basecamp For Us
$29
per month
Project Online Professional
$30
per user per month
Asana Premium
starts at $9.99
per member, per month
 
Basecamp With Clients
$79
per month
Project Online Premium
$55
per user per month
Asana Business
19.99
per member, per month
 
Asana Enterprise
Contact us
 
Free Trial Unavailable
Free Trial Unavailable
Free Trial
Basecamp
Basecamp Big
$3,000per year
Basecamp For Us
$29per month
Basecamp With Clients
$79per month
Free Trial Unavailable
Microsoft Project Server
Project Online Essentials
$7per user per month
Project Online Professional
$30per user per month
Project Online Premium
$55per user per month
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
8.5
Ease of Use
Ease of Use
8.5
7.3
8.5
Ease of Setup
Ease of Setup
8.7
6.4
8.7
Ease of Admin
Ease of Admin
8.6
7.0
8.7
Quality of Support
Quality of Support
8.3
7.8
8.3
Ease of Doing Business With
Ease of Doing Business With
8.7
7.7
8.7
Product Direction (% positive)
Product Direction (% positive)
7.4
7.0
8.4
Meets Requirements
Basecamp
8.4
Microsoft Project Server
8.6
Asana
8.5
Ease of Use
Basecamp
8.5
Microsoft Project Server
7.3
Asana
8.5
Ease of Setup
Basecamp
8.7
Microsoft Project Server
6.4
Asana
8.7
Ease of Admin
Basecamp
8.6
Microsoft Project Server
7.0
Asana
8.7
Quality of Support
Basecamp
8.3
Microsoft Project Server
7.8
Asana
8.3
Ease of Doing Business With
Basecamp
8.7
Microsoft Project Server
7.7
Asana
8.7
Product Direction (% positive)
Basecamp
7.4
Microsoft Project Server
7.0
Asana
8.4

Features

Tasks
Task Creation and Assignment
Basecamp
8.9
Microsoft Project Server
8.4
Asana
9.2
Due Dates
Basecamp
8.7
Microsoft Project Server
8.3
Asana
9.1
Task Prioritization
Basecamp
7.8
Microsoft Project Server
8.0
Asana
8.2
To-Do Lists
Basecamp
8.7
Microsoft Project Server
8.0
Asana
8.8
Collaboration
Collaborative Project Planning
Basecamp
8.7
Microsoft Project Server
8.2
Asana
8.7
Comments
Basecamp
8.7
Microsoft Project Server
7.5
Asana
8.7
Documents and Uploads
Basecamp
8.6
Microsoft Project Server
7.9
Asana
8.4
Projects
Gantt Chart / Project Map
Basecamp
6.8
Microsoft Project Server
9.1
Asana
7.3
Calendar View
Basecamp
7.7
Microsoft Project Server
8.4
Asana
8.1
Baselining / KPIs
Basecamp
7.0
Microsoft Project Server
7.9
Asana
7.0
Project Budgeting
Basecamp
6.8
Microsoft Project Server
7.9
Asana
6.9
Issue Tracking
Basecamp
7.6
Microsoft Project Server
7.6
Asana
7.8
Portfolio Management
Portfolio Coordination
Basecamp
7.9
Microsoft Project Server
8.5
Asana
8.0
Portfolio Budgeting
Basecamp
7.3
Microsoft Project Server
8.0
Asana
7.3
What-If Scenarios
Basecamp
7.1
Microsoft Project Server
7.1
Asana
7.1
Workflow
Basecamp
8.0
Microsoft Project Server
7.8
Asana
8.3
Request Management
Basecamp
7.8
Microsoft Project Server
7.6
Asana
8.0
Cost Tracking
Basecamp
6.9
Microsoft Project Server
8.0
Asana
7.0
ROI and Forecasting
Basecamp
6.9
Microsoft Project Server
7.8
Asana
6.9
Risk Analysis
Basecamp
7.0
Microsoft Project Server
7.8
Asana
7.0
Resource Management
Resource Database
Basecamp
7.8
Microsoft Project Server
8.2
Asana
7.6
Resource Allocation
Basecamp
7.7
Microsoft Project Server
8.1
Asana
7.8
Workload Capacity
Basecamp
7.9
Microsoft Project Server
8.0
Asana
8.0
Time Tracking
Basecamp
7.6
Microsoft Project Server
8.7
Asana
7.9
Platform
Alerts
Basecamp
8.4
Microsoft Project Server
7.1
Asana
8.4
Mobile
Basecamp
8.0
Microsoft Project Server
6.4
Asana
8.2
User, Role, and Access Management
Basecamp
8.4
Microsoft Project Server
7.9
Asana
8.5
API / Integrations
Basecamp
7.6
Microsoft Project Server
7.4
Asana
8.0
Reporting and Dashboards
Basecamp
7.9
Microsoft Project Server
7.7
Asana
8.0
Customization
Basecamp
7.3
Microsoft Project Server
7.4
Asana
7.6
Performance and Reliability
Basecamp
8.8
Microsoft Project Server
8.4
Asana
8.9

Reviewers' Company Size

Small-Business (50 or fewer emp.)
Small-Business
(50 or fewer emp.)
50.1%
4.0%
59.2%
Mid-Market (51-1000 emp.)
Mid-Market
(51-1000 emp.)
31.6%
46.0%
29.7%
Enterprise (> 1000 emp.)
Enterprise
(> 1000 emp.)
18.3%
50.0%
11.0%
Basecamp
Small-Business
50.1%
Mid-Market
31.6%
Enterprise
18.3%
Microsoft Project Server
Small-Business
4.0%
Mid-Market
46.0%
Enterprise
50.0%
Asana
Small-Business
59.2%
Mid-Market
29.7%
Enterprise
11.0%

Reviewers' Industry

 
Marketing and Advertising
16.7%
Information Technology and Services
23.5%
Marketing and Advertising
13.1%
 
Information Technology and Services
6.8%
Computer Software
13.7%
Computer Software
8.7%
 
Non-Profit Organization Management
6.0%
Hospital & Health Care
5.9%
Information Technology and Services
7.7%
 
Higher Education
5.8%
Telecommunications
3.9%
Internet
5.9%
 
Computer Software
5.4%
Pharmaceuticals
3.9%
Non-Profit Organization Management
5.4%
 
Other
59.4%
Other
49.0%
Other
59.2%
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%
Microsoft Project Server
Information Technology and Services
23.5%
Computer Software
13.7%
Hospital & Health Care
5.9%
Telecommunications
3.9%
Pharmaceuticals
3.9%
Other
49.0%
Asana
Marketing and Advertising
13.1%
Computer Software
8.7%
Information Technology and Services
7.7%
Internet
5.9%
Non-Profit Organization Management
5.4%
Other
59.2%

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.

G2 User in Computer Software

Excellent product for enterprise & resource management. Can give good insight into resource, task, project and portfolio -level information.

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
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...

G2 User in Government Relations

MS Project Server has room to grow in the risk management/decision tools area. The present libraries are enhanced SharePoint lists and not integrated in the schedule and decision/driver libraries. Overall I would give this service a B.

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
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...

Microsoft Project Server
Most Helpful Favorable Review
G2 User in Computer Software

Excellent product for enterprise & resource management. Can give good insight into resource, task, project and portfolio -level information.

Most Helpful Critical Review
G2 User in Government Relations

MS Project Server has room to grow in the risk management/decision tools area. The present libraries are enhanced SharePoint lists and not integrated in the schedule and decision/driver libraries. Overall I would give this service a B.

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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