Compare CA PPM, Oracle Primavera, and Microsoft Project & Portfolio Management

Pricing

 
Project Professional (Project Managers)
$1,159.99
 
Project Standard (Project Managers)
$589.99
 
Project Online Premium
$55
/User/Month
 
Project Online Professional
$30
/User/Month
 
Project Online Essentials
$7
/User/Month
 
Free Trial Unavailable
Free Trial Unavailable
Free Trial Unavailable
CA PPM
Free Trial Unavailable
Oracle Primavera
Free Trial Unavailable
Microsoft Project & Portfolio Management
Project Professional (Project Managers)
$1,159.99
Project Standard (Project Managers)
$589.99
Project Online Premium
$55/User/Month
Project Online Professional
$30/User/Month
Project Online Essentials
$7/User/Month
Free Trial Unavailable

Ratings

Meets Requirements
Meets Requirements
7.6
8.7
8.3
Ease of Use
Ease of Use
6.6
6.6
7.2
Ease of Setup
Ease of Setup
5.6
5.7
7.5
Ease of Admin
Ease of Admin
6.4
6.4
7.6
Quality of Support
Quality of Support
6.4
6.5
7.5
Ease of Doing Business With
Ease of Doing Business With
7.6
6.6
8.0
Product Direction (% positive)
Product Direction (% positive)
5.6
6.1
6.5
Meets Requirements
CA PPM
7.6
Oracle Primavera
8.7
Microsoft Project & Portfolio Management
8.3
Ease of Use
CA PPM
6.6
Oracle Primavera
6.6
Microsoft Project & Portfolio Management
7.2
Ease of Setup
CA PPM
5.6
Oracle Primavera
5.7
Microsoft Project & Portfolio Management
7.5
Ease of Admin
CA PPM
6.4
Oracle Primavera
6.4
Microsoft Project & Portfolio Management
7.6
Quality of Support
CA PPM
6.4
Oracle Primavera
6.5
Microsoft Project & Portfolio Management
7.5
Ease of Doing Business With
CA PPM
7.6
Oracle Primavera
6.6
Microsoft Project & Portfolio Management
8.0
Product Direction (% positive)
CA PPM
5.6
Oracle Primavera
6.1
Microsoft Project & Portfolio Management
6.5

Features

Tasks
Task Creation and Assignment
CA PPM
7.8
Oracle Primavera
8.5
Microsoft Project & Portfolio Management
8.4
Due Dates
CA PPM
7.8
Oracle Primavera
8.5
Microsoft Project & Portfolio Management
8.5
Task Prioritization
CA PPM
7.4
Oracle Primavera
7.8
Microsoft Project & Portfolio Management
8.2
To-Do Lists
CA PPM
7.2
Oracle Primavera
7.6
Microsoft Project & Portfolio Management
8.1
Portfolio Management
Portfolio Types
CA PPM
Not enough data available
Oracle Primavera
6.7
Microsoft Project & Portfolio Management
8.3
Planning
CA PPM
Not enough data available
Oracle Primavera
9.2
Microsoft Project & Portfolio Management
9.0
Alignment
CA PPM
Not enough data available
Oracle Primavera
8.3
Microsoft Project & Portfolio Management
8.7
Portfolio Mix
CA PPM
Not enough data available
Oracle Primavera
Not enough data available
Microsoft Project & Portfolio Management
8.5
Collaboration
Collaborative Project Planning
CA PPM
7.2
Oracle Primavera
7.9
Microsoft Project & Portfolio Management
7.7
Comments
CA PPM
6.7
Oracle Primavera
7.9
Microsoft Project & Portfolio Management
7.6
Documents and Uploads
CA PPM
7.4
Oracle Primavera
7.7
Microsoft Project & Portfolio Management
7.5
Project Management
Dependencies
CA PPM
Not enough data available
Oracle Primavera
8.8
Microsoft Project & Portfolio Management
9.2
Priorities
CA PPM
Not enough data available
Oracle Primavera
8.3
Microsoft Project & Portfolio Management
9.4
Lean Management
CA PPM
Not enough data available
Oracle Primavera
Not enough data available
Microsoft Project & Portfolio Management
8.2
Projects
Gantt Chart / Project Map
CA PPM
7.3
Oracle Primavera
9.1
Microsoft Project & Portfolio Management
8.6
Calendar View
CA PPM
7.2
Oracle Primavera
8.0
Microsoft Project & Portfolio Management
8.3
Baselining / KPIs
CA PPM
7.4
Oracle Primavera
8.3
Microsoft Project & Portfolio Management
7.8
Project Budgeting
CA PPM
7.4
Oracle Primavera
7.7
Microsoft Project & Portfolio Management
7.9
Issue Tracking
CA PPM
6.7
Oracle Primavera
7.4
Microsoft Project & Portfolio Management
7.6
Resource Management
Definition
CA PPM
Not enough data available
Oracle Primavera
7.3
Microsoft Project & Portfolio Management
8.0
Allocation
CA PPM
Not enough data available
Oracle Primavera
7.5
Microsoft Project & Portfolio Management
8.7
Optimization
CA PPM
Not enough data available
Oracle Primavera
6.5
Microsoft Project & Portfolio Management
7.8
Portfolio Management
Portfolio Coordination
CA PPM
7.8
Oracle Primavera
8.0
Microsoft Project & Portfolio Management
7.9
Portfolio Budgeting
CA PPM
7.4
Oracle Primavera
7.9
Microsoft Project & Portfolio Management
7.8
What-If Scenarios
CA PPM
7.3
Oracle Primavera
8.2
Microsoft Project & Portfolio Management
7.4
Workflow
CA PPM
6.7
Oracle Primavera
8.1
Microsoft Project & Portfolio Management
7.9
Request Management
CA PPM
7.1
Oracle Primavera
7.4
Microsoft Project & Portfolio Management
7.6
Cost Tracking
CA PPM
7.3
Oracle Primavera
7.8
Microsoft Project & Portfolio Management
7.8
ROI and Forecasting
CA PPM
7.0
Oracle Primavera
7.2
Microsoft Project & Portfolio Management
7.6
Risk Analysis
CA PPM
7.3
Oracle Primavera
7.8
Microsoft Project & Portfolio Management
7.5
Data & Analytics
Data Consolidation
CA PPM
Not enough data available
Oracle Primavera
5.0
Microsoft Project & Portfolio Management
8.4
Visualizations
CA PPM
Not enough data available
Oracle Primavera
4.8
Microsoft Project & Portfolio Management
9.2
Performance
CA PPM
Not enough data available
Oracle Primavera
6.4
Microsoft Project & Portfolio Management
8.9
Risk Analysis
CA PPM
Not enough data available
Oracle Primavera
4.8
Microsoft Project & Portfolio Management
8.3
Resource Management
Resource Database
CA PPM
7.9
Oracle Primavera
8.1
Microsoft Project & Portfolio Management
7.8
Resource Allocation
CA PPM
7.5
Oracle Primavera
8.2
Microsoft Project & Portfolio Management
7.9
Workload Capacity
CA PPM
7.6
Oracle Primavera
8.0
Microsoft Project & Portfolio Management
7.9
Time Tracking
CA PPM
8.1
Oracle Primavera
8.3
Microsoft Project & Portfolio Management
8.1
Platform
Alerts
CA PPM
7.0
Oracle Primavera
7.3
Microsoft Project & Portfolio Management
7.7
Mobile
CA PPM
5.8
Oracle Primavera
6.1
Microsoft Project & Portfolio Management
6.9
User, Role, and Access Management
CA PPM
7.1
Oracle Primavera
8.0
Microsoft Project & Portfolio Management
7.9
API / Integrations
CA PPM
6.3
Oracle Primavera
7.2
Microsoft Project & Portfolio Management
7.4
Reporting and Dashboards
CA PPM
7.6
Oracle Primavera
7.0
Microsoft Project & Portfolio Management
7.8
Customization
CA PPM
7.3
Oracle Primavera
6.9
Microsoft Project & Portfolio Management
7.4
Performance and Reliability
CA PPM
7.4
Oracle Primavera
8.4
Microsoft Project & Portfolio Management
8.1

Reviewers' Company Size

Small-Business (50 or fewer emp.)
Small-Business
(50 or fewer emp.)
0%
18.1%
24.7%
Mid-Market (51-1000 emp.)
Mid-Market
(51-1000 emp.)
26.8%
33.3%
27.2%
Enterprise (> 1000 emp.)
Enterprise
(> 1000 emp.)
73.2%
48.6%
48.1%
CA PPM
Small-Business
0%
Mid-Market
26.8%
Enterprise
73.2%
Oracle Primavera
Small-Business
18.1%
Mid-Market
33.3%
Enterprise
48.6%
Microsoft Project & Portfolio Management
Small-Business
24.7%
Mid-Market
27.2%
Enterprise
48.1%

Reviewers' Industry

 
Information Technology and Services
19.5%
Construction
36.1%
Information Technology and Services
14.4%
 
Insurance
14.6%
Oil & Energy
9.7%
Hospital & Health Care
5.0%
 
Hospital & Health Care
14.6%
Civil Engineering
6.9%
Higher Education
4.9%
 
Telecommunications
7.3%
Telecommunications
5.6%
Computer Software
4.7%
 
Non-Profit Organization Management
7.3%
Utilities
4.2%
Construction
4.4%
 
Other
36.6%
Other
37.5%
Other
66.5%
CA PPM
Information Technology and Services
19.5%
Insurance
14.6%
Hospital & Health Care
14.6%
Telecommunications
7.3%
Non-Profit Organization Management
7.3%
Other
36.6%
Oracle Primavera
Construction
36.1%
Oil & Energy
9.7%
Civil Engineering
6.9%
Telecommunications
5.6%
Utilities
4.2%
Other
37.5%
Microsoft Project & Portfolio Management
Information Technology and Services
14.4%
Hospital & Health Care
5.0%
Higher Education
4.9%
Computer Software
4.7%
Construction
4.4%
Other
66.5%

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

Its an absolute need to have all project data and especially the projects time phased in an overall portfolio. The ability to keep the project work schedule and details inside the Primavera database is beneficial for project level management and operational...

John O.
User in Computer Software

Microsoft Project has been a standard for tracking projects of various sizes. The dependency chaining works quite well and helps visualize resource and task scheduling. Good for milestone tracking at a high level, while also designating resources to...

Most Helpful Critical Review
Most Helpful Critical Review
Richard M.
Internal Consultant

It's less useful for managing the detail of projects. For project plans, the native Clarity UI is cumbersome, and the integration with MSP is clunky. Project managers end up maintaining separate risk and issue logs, and only using Clarity for ad hoc...

David C.
User in Government Administration

Not very user friendly and our company is probably only using about 20% of the capabilities of Primavera. Training for the program has a high learning curve.

Brittany T.
User in Computer Software

It is buggy and difficult to use at times. It does not lend its self to ease of use.

 
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
Richard M.
Internal Consultant

It's less useful for managing the detail of projects. For project plans, the native Clarity UI is cumbersome, and the integration with MSP is clunky. Project managers end up maintaining separate risk and issue logs, and only using Clarity for ad hoc...

Oracle Primavera
Most Helpful Favorable Review
G2 User

Its an absolute need to have all project data and especially the projects time phased in an overall portfolio. The ability to keep the project work schedule and details inside the Primavera database is beneficial for project level management and operational...

Most Helpful Critical Review
David C.
User in Government Administration

Not very user friendly and our company is probably only using about 20% of the capabilities of Primavera. Training for the program has a high learning curve.

Microsoft Project & Portfolio Management
Most Helpful Favorable Review
John O.
User in Computer Software

Microsoft Project has been a standard for tracking projects of various sizes. The dependency chaining works quite well and helps visualize resource and task scheduling. Good for milestone tracking at a high level, while also designating resources to...

Most Helpful Critical Review
Brittany T.
User in Computer Software

It is buggy and difficult to use at times. It does not lend its self to ease of use.

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Videos

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Discover how Oracle Primavera can help you gain complete visibility and control into your project portfolios, improve decision-making, standardize processes, and demonstrate business value.

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CA PPM
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Oracle Primavera

Discover how Oracle Primavera can help you gain complete visibility and control into your project portfolios, improve decision-making, standardize processes, and demonstrate business value.

Microsoft Project & Portfolio Management
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