Compare Core, Microsoft Project & Portfolio Management, and Oracle Primavera

Pricing

 
Contact BQE Software Inc
Starting at $9.95
1 User
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
Free Trial Unavailable
Free Trial Unavailable
Core
Contact BQE Software Inc
Starting at $9.951 User
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
Oracle Primavera
Free Trial Unavailable

Ratings

Meets Requirements
Meets Requirements
7.4
8.3
8.7
Ease of Use
Ease of Use
7.2
7.2
6.5
Ease of Setup
Ease of Setup
7.4
7.5
5.3
Ease of Admin
Ease of Admin
7.6
7.6
6.3
Quality of Support
Quality of Support
7.6
7.5
6.4
Ease of Doing Business With
Ease of Doing Business With
7.4
7.9
6.3
Product Direction (% positive)
Product Direction (% positive)
8.1
6.5
5.9
Meets Requirements
Core
7.4
Microsoft Project & Portfolio Management
8.3
Oracle Primavera
8.7
Ease of Use
Core
7.2
Microsoft Project & Portfolio Management
7.2
Oracle Primavera
6.5
Ease of Setup
Core
7.4
Microsoft Project & Portfolio Management
7.5
Oracle Primavera
5.3
Ease of Admin
Core
7.6
Microsoft Project & Portfolio Management
7.6
Oracle Primavera
6.3
Quality of Support
Core
7.6
Microsoft Project & Portfolio Management
7.5
Oracle Primavera
6.4
Ease of Doing Business With
Core
7.4
Microsoft Project & Portfolio Management
7.9
Oracle Primavera
6.3
Product Direction (% positive)
Core
8.1
Microsoft Project & Portfolio Management
6.5
Oracle Primavera
5.9

Features

Tasks
Task Creation and Assignment
Core
8.8
Microsoft Project & Portfolio Management
8.4
Oracle Primavera
8.5
Due Dates
Core
8.3
Microsoft Project & Portfolio Management
8.5
Oracle Primavera
8.5
Task Prioritization
Core
8.6
Microsoft Project & Portfolio Management
8.2
Oracle Primavera
7.8
To-Do Lists
Core
8.6
Microsoft Project & Portfolio Management
8.1
Oracle Primavera
7.6
Collaboration
Collaborative Project Planning
Core
7.7
Microsoft Project & Portfolio Management
7.7
Oracle Primavera
7.9
Comments
Core
8.3
Microsoft Project & Portfolio Management
7.6
Oracle Primavera
7.9
Documents and Uploads
Core
7.9
Microsoft Project & Portfolio Management
7.5
Oracle Primavera
7.7
Projects
Gantt Chart / Project Map
Core
8.1
Microsoft Project & Portfolio Management
8.6
Oracle Primavera
9.2
Calendar View
Core
7.8
Microsoft Project & Portfolio Management
8.3
Oracle Primavera
8.1
Baselining / KPIs
Core
8.1
Microsoft Project & Portfolio Management
7.8
Oracle Primavera
8.3
Project Budgeting
Core
7.8
Microsoft Project & Portfolio Management
7.9
Oracle Primavera
7.8
Issue Tracking
Core
8.7
Microsoft Project & Portfolio Management
7.6
Oracle Primavera
7.5
Portfolio Management
Portfolio Coordination
Core
8.3
Microsoft Project & Portfolio Management
7.9
Oracle Primavera
8.0
Portfolio Budgeting
Core
8.3
Microsoft Project & Portfolio Management
7.8
Oracle Primavera
7.9
What-If Scenarios
Core
Not enough data available
Microsoft Project & Portfolio Management
7.4
Oracle Primavera
8.2
Workflow
Core
8.0
Microsoft Project & Portfolio Management
7.9
Oracle Primavera
8.1
Request Management
Core
Not enough data available
Microsoft Project & Portfolio Management
7.6
Oracle Primavera
7.4
Cost Tracking
Core
Not enough data available
Microsoft Project & Portfolio Management
7.9
Oracle Primavera
7.9
ROI and Forecasting
Core
Not enough data available
Microsoft Project & Portfolio Management
7.6
Oracle Primavera
7.2
Risk Analysis
Core
Not enough data available
Microsoft Project & Portfolio Management
7.5
Oracle Primavera
7.7
Resource Management
Resource Database
Core
8.7
Microsoft Project & Portfolio Management
7.8
Oracle Primavera
8.1
Resource Allocation
Core
9.0
Microsoft Project & Portfolio Management
7.9
Oracle Primavera
8.2
Workload Capacity
Core
8.1
Microsoft Project & Portfolio Management
7.9
Oracle Primavera
8.0
Time Tracking
Core
9.3
Microsoft Project & Portfolio Management
8.1
Oracle Primavera
8.4
Platform
Alerts
Core
7.9
Microsoft Project & Portfolio Management
7.7
Oracle Primavera
7.3
Mobile
Core
8.3
Microsoft Project & Portfolio Management
6.9
Oracle Primavera
6.1
User, Role, and Access Management
Core
9.3
Microsoft Project & Portfolio Management
7.9
Oracle Primavera
8.1
API / Integrations
Core
8.7
Microsoft Project & Portfolio Management
7.4
Oracle Primavera
7.3
Reporting and Dashboards
Core
9.0
Microsoft Project & Portfolio Management
7.8
Oracle Primavera
7.1
Customization
Core
8.3
Microsoft Project & Portfolio Management
7.4
Oracle Primavera
6.9
Performance and Reliability
Core
9.2
Microsoft Project & Portfolio Management
8.1
Oracle Primavera
8.4

Reviewers' Company Size

Small-Business (50 or fewer emp.)
Small-Business
(50 or fewer emp.)
53.8%
24.7%
19.1%
Mid-Market (51-1000 emp.)
Mid-Market
(51-1000 emp.)
30.8%
27.2%
33.8%
Enterprise (> 1000 emp.)
Enterprise
(> 1000 emp.)
15.4%
48.1%
47.1%
Core
Small-Business
53.8%
Mid-Market
30.8%
Enterprise
15.4%
Microsoft Project & Portfolio Management
Small-Business
24.7%
Mid-Market
27.2%
Enterprise
48.1%
Oracle Primavera
Small-Business
19.1%
Mid-Market
33.8%
Enterprise
47.1%

Reviewers' Industry

 
Computer Software
21.4%
Information Technology and Services
14.6%
Construction
38.1%
 
Civil Engineering
14.3%
Hospital & Health Care
5.3%
Oil & Energy
9.5%
 
Architecture & Planning
14.3%
Higher Education
5.0%
Civil Engineering
7.1%
 
Renewables & Environment
7.1%
Construction
4.7%
Aviation & Aerospace
7.1%
 
Media Production
7.1%
Computer Software
4.3%
Telecommunications
6.0%
 
Other
35.7%
Other
66.1%
Other
32.1%
Core
Computer Software
21.4%
Civil Engineering
14.3%
Architecture & Planning
14.3%
Renewables & Environment
7.1%
Media Production
7.1%
Other
35.7%
Microsoft Project & Portfolio Management
Information Technology and Services
14.6%
Hospital & Health Care
5.3%
Higher Education
5.0%
Construction
4.7%
Computer Software
4.3%
Other
66.1%
Oracle Primavera
Construction
38.1%
Oil & Energy
9.5%
Civil Engineering
7.1%
Aviation & Aerospace
7.1%
Telecommunications
6.0%
Other
32.1%

Reviews

Most Helpful Favorable Review
Most Helpful Favorable Review
Scott R.
User in Renewables & Environment

Multiple ways to view, enter and edit time entries (weekly or by individual entries). The expense tracking allows us to bill our individual expenses directly to projects (no more expense spreadsheets!)

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...

Sean K.
Internal Consultant in Information Technology and Services

1. Overall the tool allow for Roadmap planning and manage small to large programs. 2. Ability to create plan template so PM/Team Leads can plan from template with complete SDLC like project with ability to customize for each project. Improves planning...

Most Helpful Critical Review
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...

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.

Kurt M.
Consultant

I hate the database. Once it fills up, you cant open or close anything

 
Core
Most Helpful Favorable Review
Scott R.
User in Renewables & Environment

Multiple ways to view, enter and edit time entries (weekly or by individual entries). The expense tracking allows us to bill our individual expenses directly to projects (no more expense spreadsheets!)

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...

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.

Oracle Primavera
Most Helpful Favorable Review
Sean K.
Internal Consultant in Information Technology and Services

1. Overall the tool allow for Roadmap planning and manage small to large programs. 2. Ability to create plan template so PM/Team Leads can plan from template with complete SDLC like project with ability to customize for each project. Improves planning...

Most Helpful Critical Review
Kurt M.
Consultant

I hate the database. Once it fills up, you cant open or close anything

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