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Pricing

 
Express
$5.95
per user per month billed annually
Contact BQE Software Inc
Starting at $9.95
1 User
 
Pro
$17
per user per month billed annually
 
Premier
$28.90
per user per month billed annually
 
Free Trial
Free Trial Unavailable
Free Trial
BigTime
Express
$5.95per user per month billed annually
Pro
$17per user per month billed annually
Premier
$28.90per user per month billed annually
Free Trial
EPM Live
Free Trial Unavailable
Core
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Starting at $9.951 User
Free Trial

Ratings

Meets Requirements
Meets Requirements
9.0
7.7
7.0
Ease of Use
Ease of Use
8.9
7.6
7.0
Ease of Setup
Ease of Setup
8.5
Not enough data available
6.9
Ease of Admin
Ease of Admin
9.0
Not enough data available
7.5
Quality of Support
Quality of Support
9.4
6.7
7.3
Ease of Doing Business With
Ease of Doing Business With
9.4
Not enough data available
6.9
Product Direction (% positive)
Product Direction (% positive)
8.7
4.2
7.7
Meets Requirements
BigTime
9.0
EPM Live
7.7
Core
7.0
Ease of Use
BigTime
8.9
EPM Live
7.6
Core
7.0
Ease of Setup
BigTime
8.5
EPM Live
Not enough data available
Core
6.9
Ease of Admin
BigTime
9.0
EPM Live
Not enough data available
Core
7.5
Quality of Support
BigTime
9.4
EPM Live
6.7
Core
7.3
Ease of Doing Business With
BigTime
9.4
EPM Live
Not enough data available
Core
6.9
Product Direction (% positive)
BigTime
8.7
EPM Live
4.2
Core
7.7

Features

Tasks
Task Creation and Assignment
BigTime
9.2
EPM Live
8.0
Core
8.6
Due Dates
BigTime
9.1
EPM Live
8.2
Core
8.1
Task Prioritization
BigTime
8.8
EPM Live
6.8
Core
8.3
To-Do Lists
BigTime
8.6
EPM Live
7.3
Core
8.3
Collaboration
Collaborative Project Planning
BigTime
8.6
EPM Live
7.8
Core
7.7
Comments
BigTime
8.8
EPM Live
7.9
Core
8.1
Documents and Uploads
BigTime
8.4
EPM Live
7.6
Core
7.5
Projects
Gantt Chart / Project Map
BigTime
8.1
EPM Live
7.2
Core
7.7
Calendar View
BigTime
8.3
EPM Live
7.8
Core
7.8
Baselining / KPIs
BigTime
8.2
EPM Live
7.6
Core
7.7
Project Budgeting
BigTime
8.9
EPM Live
7.2
Core
7.3
Issue Tracking
BigTime
8.5
EPM Live
7.1
Core
8.7
Portfolio Management
Portfolio Coordination
BigTime
8.2
EPM Live
7.7
Core
Not enough data available
Portfolio Budgeting
BigTime
8.1
EPM Live
8.0
Core
Not enough data available
What-If Scenarios
BigTime
7.5
EPM Live
8.0
Core
Not enough data available
Workflow
BigTime
8.7
EPM Live
7.0
Core
Not enough data available
Request Management
BigTime
Not enough data available
EPM Live
7.3
Core
Not enough data available
Cost Tracking
BigTime
9.0
EPM Live
8.1
Core
Not enough data available
ROI and Forecasting
BigTime
8.4
EPM Live
7.3
Core
Not enough data available
Risk Analysis
BigTime
Not enough data available
EPM Live
7.3
Core
Not enough data available
Resource Management
Resource Database
BigTime
8.5
EPM Live
8.0
Core
Not enough data available
Resource Allocation
BigTime
8.6
EPM Live
6.7
Core
Not enough data available
Workload Capacity
BigTime
8.6
EPM Live
7.5
Core
7.7
Time Tracking
BigTime
9.4
EPM Live
8.3
Core
9.2
Platform
Alerts
BigTime
8.6
EPM Live
7.7
Core
7.8
Mobile
BigTime
8.5
EPM Live
6.5
Core
8.0
User, Role, and Access Management
BigTime
9.0
EPM Live
7.2
Core
9.2
API / Integrations
BigTime
8.5
EPM Live
6.3
Core
8.7
Reporting and Dashboards
BigTime
8.7
EPM Live
6.8
Core
8.9
Customization
BigTime
8.4
EPM Live
6.7
Core
Not enough data available
Performance and Reliability
BigTime
9.0
EPM Live
6.8
Core
9.0

Reviewers' Company Size

Small-Business (50 or fewer emp.)
Small-Business
(50 or fewer emp.)
82.4%
9.1%
40.0%
Mid-Market (51-1000 emp.)
Mid-Market
(51-1000 emp.)
15.9%
36.4%
40.0%
Enterprise (> 1000 emp.)
Enterprise
(> 1000 emp.)
1.7%
54.5%
20.0%
BigTime
Small-Business
82.4%
Mid-Market
15.9%
Enterprise
1.7%
EPM Live
Small-Business
9.1%
Mid-Market
36.4%
Enterprise
54.5%
Core
Small-Business
40.0%
Mid-Market
40.0%
Enterprise
20.0%

Reviewers' Industry

 
Accounting
15.8%
Non-Profit Organization Management
18.8%
Computer Software
18.2%
 
Public Relations and Communications
12.1%
Telecommunications
12.5%
Renewables & Environment
9.1%
 
Information Technology and Services
8.4%
Higher Education
12.5%
Media Production
9.1%
 
Architecture & Planning
8.2%
Defense & Space
12.5%
Marketing and Advertising
9.1%
 
Civil Engineering
8.1%
Utilities
6.3%
Information Technology and Services
9.1%
 
Other
47.4%
Other
37.5%
Other
45.5%
BigTime
Accounting
15.8%
Public Relations and Communications
12.1%
Information Technology and Services
8.4%
Architecture & Planning
8.2%
Civil Engineering
8.1%
Other
47.4%
EPM Live
Non-Profit Organization Management
18.8%
Telecommunications
12.5%
Higher Education
12.5%
Defense & Space
12.5%
Utilities
6.3%
Other
37.5%
Core
Computer Software
18.2%
Renewables & Environment
9.1%
Media Production
9.1%
Marketing and Advertising
9.1%
Information Technology and Services
9.1%
Other
45.5%

Reviews

Most Helpful Favorable Review
Most Helpful Favorable Review
G2 User

Sylvia was wonderful, I had a LIST of questions and clarifications about items from our set up to options and she helped me work through each with options for resolution. We even were able to share a desktop for one portion where it was easier for her to...

G2 User in Utilities

The best is process and concept of this PM Tool. Especial, I like the Cost management module and some Online planner ssuch as Online Planner, Agile Planner and Kanban.

G2 User in Marketing and Advertising

What I like best about core is how I can always count on it to track my buys efficiently.

Most Helpful Critical Review
Most Helpful Critical Review
Andrew C.
Administrator in Public Relations and Communications

Users are given dozens of options when producing a simple report, and the written explanations vary little, making it confusing as to what information will be pulled in a given report.

G2 User in Computer Software

Performance is horrible. We use a cloud account so I can't speak to performance or speed of a locally hosted account. EPM Live is down an unacceptable amount of time. I'm sure the "official" uptime statistics are much higher than what is actually the...

Simon R.
Executive Sponsor

We have not long implemented BQE Core for time recording and billing in an establish service business. The implementation process has been quite bumpy and their responsiveness has been patchy. Worst of all as above they have removed the functionality to...

 
BigTime
Most Helpful Favorable Review
G2 User

Sylvia was wonderful, I had a LIST of questions and clarifications about items from our set up to options and she helped me work through each with options for resolution. We even were able to share a desktop for one portion where it was easier for her to...

Most Helpful Critical Review
Andrew C.
Administrator in Public Relations and Communications

Users are given dozens of options when producing a simple report, and the written explanations vary little, making it confusing as to what information will be pulled in a given report.

EPM Live
Most Helpful Favorable Review
G2 User in Utilities

The best is process and concept of this PM Tool. Especial, I like the Cost management module and some Online planner ssuch as Online Planner, Agile Planner and Kanban.

Most Helpful Critical Review
G2 User in Computer Software

Performance is horrible. We use a cloud account so I can't speak to performance or speed of a locally hosted account. EPM Live is down an unacceptable amount of time. I'm sure the "official" uptime statistics are much higher than what is actually the...

Core
Most Helpful Favorable Review
G2 User in Marketing and Advertising

What I like best about core is how I can always count on it to track my buys efficiently.

Most Helpful Critical Review
Simon R.
Executive Sponsor

We have not long implemented BQE Core for time recording and billing in an establish service business. The implementation process has been quite bumpy and their responsiveness has been patchy. Worst of all as above they have removed the functionality to...

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Videos

 

Tracking Time & Expenses in BigTime.

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BigTime

Tracking Time & Expenses in BigTime.

EPM Live
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Core
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