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Pricing

 
Contact BQE Software Inc
Starting at $9.95
1 User
 
Free Trial Unavailable
Free Trial
Free Trial
CA PPM
Free Trial Unavailable
Core
Contact BQE Software Inc
Starting at $9.951 User
Free Trial
OpenAir PSA
Free Trial

Ratings

Meets Requirements
Meets Requirements
7.6
7.0
7.7
Ease of Use
Ease of Use
6.6
7.0
7.0
Ease of Setup
Ease of Setup
5.6
6.9
6.6
Ease of Admin
Ease of Admin
6.4
7.5
7.0
Quality of Support
Quality of Support
6.4
7.3
7.2
Ease of Doing Business With
Ease of Doing Business With
7.6
6.9
7.4
Product Direction (% positive)
Product Direction (% positive)
5.6
7.7
6.0
Meets Requirements
CA PPM
7.6
Core
7.0
OpenAir PSA
7.7
Ease of Use
CA PPM
6.6
Core
7.0
OpenAir PSA
7.0
Ease of Setup
CA PPM
5.6
Core
6.9
OpenAir PSA
6.6
Ease of Admin
CA PPM
6.4
Core
7.5
OpenAir PSA
7.0
Quality of Support
CA PPM
6.4
Core
7.3
OpenAir PSA
7.2
Ease of Doing Business With
CA PPM
7.6
Core
6.9
OpenAir PSA
7.4
Product Direction (% positive)
CA PPM
5.6
Core
7.7
OpenAir PSA
6.0

Reviewers' Company Size

Small-Business (50 or fewer emp.)
Small-Business
(50 or fewer emp.)
0%
40.0%
10.1%
Mid-Market (51-1000 emp.)
Mid-Market
(51-1000 emp.)
26.8%
40.0%
58.9%
Enterprise (> 1000 emp.)
Enterprise
(> 1000 emp.)
73.2%
20.0%
31.0%
CA PPM
Small-Business
0%
Mid-Market
26.8%
Enterprise
73.2%
Core
Small-Business
40.0%
Mid-Market
40.0%
Enterprise
20.0%
OpenAir PSA
Small-Business
10.1%
Mid-Market
58.9%
Enterprise
31.0%

Reviewers' Industry

 
Information Technology and Services
18.9%
Computer Software
18.2%
Computer Software
27.9%
 
Hospital & Health Care
17.0%
Renewables & Environment
9.1%
Information Technology and Services
25.5%
 
Insurance
13.2%
Media Production
9.1%
Marketing and Advertising
10.3%
 
Telecommunications
7.5%
Marketing and Advertising
9.1%
Management Consulting
5.9%
 
Accounting
7.5%
Information Technology and Services
9.1%
Internet
2.9%
 
Other
35.8%
Other
45.5%
Other
27.5%
CA PPM
Information Technology and Services
18.9%
Hospital & Health Care
17.0%
Insurance
13.2%
Telecommunications
7.5%
Accounting
7.5%
Other
35.8%
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%
OpenAir PSA
Computer Software
27.9%
Information Technology and Services
25.5%
Marketing and Advertising
10.3%
Management Consulting
5.9%
Internet
2.9%
Other
27.5%

Reviews

Most Helpful Favorable Review
Most Helpful Favorable Review
James P.
Consultant in Information Technology and Services

My favorite part of Clarity is how easily you can configure the application as an end user. You can easily save different filters and views to display specific data each time the application is launched. Additionally, back end administrators can easily...

G2 User in Information Technology and Services

Core is very useful software which is fully integrated and highly secure where we can use this to store all customer conversations and to satisfy the customers by increasing the growth of the business.

G2 User in Internet

As far as PSA tools go, OpenAir is about as fully featured as they come. Project planning, forecasting, billing/invoicing and revenue recognition, workspaces, issue tracking, resource management, skill tracking, etc. We have much greater visibility now than...

Most Helpful Critical Review
Most Helpful Critical Review
Tiberius F.
User in Automotive

My dislikes are: User driven customization of the product is not fully supported by Clarity PPM. CA PPM only allows data extraction to third party software and does not support full integration. No social collaboration features

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...

Jill A.
User in Internet

The interface is not intutive, not even for technical people. At a former company, we used openair and the entire company was required to be trained on it, and even then, there were always questions and confusion. It looks more like an application from...

 
CA PPM
Most Helpful Favorable Review
James P.
Consultant in Information Technology and Services

My favorite part of Clarity is how easily you can configure the application as an end user. You can easily save different filters and views to display specific data each time the application is launched. Additionally, back end administrators can easily...

Most Helpful Critical Review
Tiberius F.
User in Automotive

My dislikes are: User driven customization of the product is not fully supported by Clarity PPM. CA PPM only allows data extraction to third party software and does not support full integration. No social collaboration features

Core
Most Helpful Favorable Review
G2 User in Information Technology and Services

Core is very useful software which is fully integrated and highly secure where we can use this to store all customer conversations and to satisfy the customers by increasing the growth of the business.

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...

OpenAir PSA
Most Helpful Favorable Review
G2 User in Internet

As far as PSA tools go, OpenAir is about as fully featured as they come. Project planning, forecasting, billing/invoicing and revenue recognition, workspaces, issue tracking, resource management, skill tracking, etc. We have much greater visibility now than...

Most Helpful Critical Review
Jill A.
User in Internet

The interface is not intutive, not even for technical people. At a former company, we used openair and the entire company was required to be trained on it, and even then, there were always questions and confusion. It looks more like an application from...

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Videos

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CA PPM
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Core
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OpenAir PSA

Downloads

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CA PPM
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Core
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