Compare Clarizen vs Microsoft Project & Portfolio Management

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comparison of Clarizen vs. Microsoft Project & Portfolio Management
based on data from user reviews. Clarizen rates 4.0/5 stars with 149 reviews. Microsoft Project & Portfolio Management rates 4.0/5 stars with 1,374 reviews. Each product's score is calculated by real-time data from verified user reviews.

Pricing

 
Unlimited
Contact for pricing
Project Professional (Project Managers)
$1,159.99
 
Enterprise
Contact for pricing
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
Free Trial Unavailable
Clarizen
Unlimited
Contact for pricing
Enterprise
Contact for pricing
Free Trial
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
8.2
8.3
Ease of Use
Ease of Use
7.4
7.2
Ease of Setup
Ease of Setup
7.0
7.5
Ease of Admin
Ease of Admin
7.6
7.6
Quality of Support
Quality of Support
8.2
7.5
Ease of Doing Business With
Ease of Doing Business With
8.3
8.0
Product Direction (% positive)
Product Direction (% positive)
7.5
6.5
Meets Requirements
Clarizen
8.2
Microsoft Project & Portfolio Management
8.3
Ease of Use
Clarizen
7.4
Microsoft Project & Portfolio Management
7.2
Ease of Setup
Clarizen
7.0
Microsoft Project & Portfolio Management
7.5
Ease of Admin
Clarizen
7.6
Microsoft Project & Portfolio Management
7.6
Quality of Support
Clarizen
8.2
Microsoft Project & Portfolio Management
7.5
Ease of Doing Business With
Clarizen
8.3
Microsoft Project & Portfolio Management
8.0
Product Direction (% positive)
Clarizen
7.5
Microsoft Project & Portfolio Management
6.5

Features

Tasks
Task Creation and Assignment
Clarizen
8.7
Microsoft Project & Portfolio Management
8.4
Due Dates
Clarizen
8.4
Microsoft Project & Portfolio Management
8.5
Task Prioritization
Clarizen
7.9
Microsoft Project & Portfolio Management
8.2
To-Do Lists
Clarizen
7.8
Microsoft Project & Portfolio Management
8.1
Portfolio Management
Portfolio Types
Clarizen
Not enough data available
Microsoft Project & Portfolio Management
8.3
Planning
Clarizen
Not enough data available
Microsoft Project & Portfolio Management
9.0
Alignment
Clarizen
Not enough data available
Microsoft Project & Portfolio Management
8.7
Portfolio Mix
Clarizen
Not enough data available
Microsoft Project & Portfolio Management
8.5
Collaboration
Collaborative Project Planning
Clarizen
8.4
Microsoft Project & Portfolio Management
7.7
Comments
Clarizen
8.1
Microsoft Project & Portfolio Management
7.6
Documents and Uploads
Clarizen
8.2
Microsoft Project & Portfolio Management
7.5
Project Management
Dependencies
Clarizen
Not enough data available
Microsoft Project & Portfolio Management
9.2
Priorities
Clarizen
Not enough data available
Microsoft Project & Portfolio Management
9.4
Lean Management
Clarizen
Not enough data available
Microsoft Project & Portfolio Management
8.2
Projects
Gantt Chart / Project Map
Clarizen
7.7
Microsoft Project & Portfolio Management
8.6
Calendar View
Clarizen
7.0
Microsoft Project & Portfolio Management
8.3
Baselining / KPIs
Clarizen
7.3
Microsoft Project & Portfolio Management
7.8
Project Budgeting
Clarizen
7.7
Microsoft Project & Portfolio Management
7.9
Issue Tracking
Clarizen
8.2
Microsoft Project & Portfolio Management
7.6
Resource Management
Definition
Clarizen
Not enough data available
Microsoft Project & Portfolio Management
8.0
Allocation
Clarizen
Not enough data available
Microsoft Project & Portfolio Management
8.7
Optimization
Clarizen
Not enough data available
Microsoft Project & Portfolio Management
7.8
Portfolio Management
Portfolio Coordination
Clarizen
7.5
Microsoft Project & Portfolio Management
7.9
Portfolio Budgeting
Clarizen
6.9
Microsoft Project & Portfolio Management
7.8
What-If Scenarios
Clarizen
6.8
Microsoft Project & Portfolio Management
7.4
Workflow
Clarizen
8.1
Microsoft Project & Portfolio Management
7.9
Request Management
Clarizen
7.3
Microsoft Project & Portfolio Management
7.6
Cost Tracking
Clarizen
7.0
Microsoft Project & Portfolio Management
7.8
ROI and Forecasting
Clarizen
6.6
Microsoft Project & Portfolio Management
7.6
Risk Analysis
Clarizen
7.2
Microsoft Project & Portfolio Management
7.5
Data & Analytics
Data Consolidation
Clarizen
Not enough data available
Microsoft Project & Portfolio Management
8.4
Visualizations
Clarizen
Not enough data available
Microsoft Project & Portfolio Management
9.2
Performance
Clarizen
Not enough data available
Microsoft Project & Portfolio Management
8.9
Risk Analysis
Clarizen
Not enough data available
Microsoft Project & Portfolio Management
8.3
Resource Management
Resource Database
Clarizen
7.8
Microsoft Project & Portfolio Management
7.8
Resource Allocation
Clarizen
7.7
Microsoft Project & Portfolio Management
7.9
Workload Capacity
Clarizen
7.8
Microsoft Project & Portfolio Management
7.9
Time Tracking
Clarizen
8.5
Microsoft Project & Portfolio Management
8.1
Platform
Alerts
Clarizen
7.3
Microsoft Project & Portfolio Management
7.7
Mobile
Clarizen
6.9
Microsoft Project & Portfolio Management
6.9
User, Role, and Access Management
Clarizen
8.1
Microsoft Project & Portfolio Management
7.9
API / Integrations
Clarizen
7.5
Microsoft Project & Portfolio Management
7.4
Reporting and Dashboards
Clarizen
7.9
Microsoft Project & Portfolio Management
7.8
Customization
Clarizen
8.4
Microsoft Project & Portfolio Management
7.4
Performance and Reliability
Clarizen
8.2
Microsoft Project & Portfolio Management
8.1

Reviewers' Company Size

Small-Business (50 or fewer emp.)
Small-Business
(50 or fewer emp.)
13.4%
24.7%
Mid-Market (51-1000 emp.)
Mid-Market
(51-1000 emp.)
49.7%
27.2%
Enterprise (> 1000 emp.)
Enterprise
(> 1000 emp.)
36.9%
48.1%
Clarizen
Small-Business
13.4%
Mid-Market
49.7%
Enterprise
36.9%
Microsoft Project & Portfolio Management
Small-Business
24.7%
Mid-Market
27.2%
Enterprise
48.1%

Reviewers' Industry

 
Computer Software
16.8%
Information Technology and Services
14.4%
 
Information Technology and Services
12.1%
Hospital & Health Care
5.0%
 
Marketing and Advertising
7.4%
Higher Education
4.9%
 
Financial Services
6.0%
Computer Software
4.7%
 
Market Research
5.4%
Construction
4.4%
 
Other
52.3%
Other
66.5%
Clarizen
Computer Software
16.8%
Information Technology and Services
12.1%
Marketing and Advertising
7.4%
Financial Services
6.0%
Market Research
5.4%
Other
52.3%
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
Jason B.
Administrator in Computer Software

The Clarizen tool is likely the most configurable SaaS tool available in the PPM world - especially when it comes to the user interface. Meeting a company's need for custom fields & workflows to support unique processes is a major selling point of the...

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
April M.
User in Marketing and Advertising

Not user friendly for the employee at least, should be able to easily see my own PTO usage etc, but not so.

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.

 
Clarizen
Most Helpful Favorable Review
Jason B.
Administrator in Computer Software

The Clarizen tool is likely the most configurable SaaS tool available in the PPM world - especially when it comes to the user interface. Meeting a company's need for custom fields & workflows to support unique processes is a major selling point of the...

Most Helpful Critical Review
April M.
User in Marketing and Advertising

Not user friendly for the employee at least, should be able to easily see my own PTO usage etc, but not so.

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

 

Learn more about Clarizen for:
- Project Management
- Social Collaboration
- Work Management
- Tasks, Timesheets & More...

Check out our specific demo videos for IT PPM, Professional Services, our integration with Jira and our time-saving slide publisher tool.

No videos provided
Clarizen

Learn more about Clarizen for:
- Project Management
- Social Collaboration
- Work Management
- Tasks, Timesheets & More...

Check out our specific demo videos for IT PPM, Professional Services, our integration with Jira and our time-saving slide publisher tool.

Microsoft Project & Portfolio Management
No videos provided

Downloads

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