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Compare Daylite vs RationalPlan
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comparison of Daylite vs. RationalPlan
based on data from user reviews. Daylite rates 4.3/5 stars with 35 reviews. RationalPlan rates 4.6/5 stars with 21 reviews. Each product's score is calculated by real-time data from verified user reviews.

Pricing

 
Daylite Cloud Yearly
$24
user/month billed annually
Single
$57
Per user - desktop client
 
Daylite Cloud Monthly
$29
user/month
Multi
$98
Per user - desktop client
 
Daylite Cloud Free
Free
Viewer
Free
Desktop client
 
Server
$350
Per server - on premise
 
Cloud
From $0
Monthly payment
 
Free Trial
Free Trial
Daylite
Daylite Cloud Yearly
$24user/month billed annually
Daylite Cloud Monthly
$29user/month
Daylite Cloud Free
Free
Free Trial
RationalPlan
Single
$57Per user - desktop client
Multi
$98Per user - desktop client
Viewer
FreeDesktop client
Server
$350Per server - on premise
Cloud
From $0Monthly payment
Free Trial

Ratings

Meets Requirements
Meets Requirements
8.3
8.5
Ease of Use
Ease of Use
8.1
8.0
Ease of Setup
Ease of Setup
7.6
7.9
Ease of Admin
Ease of Admin
8.0
7.9
Quality of Support
Quality of Support
8.3
9.5
Ease of Doing Business With
Ease of Doing Business With
8.5
8.8
Product Direction (% positive)
Product Direction (% positive)
8.3
9.3
Meets Requirements
Daylite
8.3
RationalPlan
8.5
Ease of Use
Daylite
8.1
RationalPlan
8.0
Ease of Setup
Daylite
7.6
RationalPlan
7.9
Ease of Admin
Daylite
8.0
RationalPlan
7.9
Quality of Support
Daylite
8.3
RationalPlan
9.5
Ease of Doing Business With
Daylite
8.5
RationalPlan
8.8
Product Direction (% positive)
Daylite
8.3
RationalPlan
9.3

Features

Tasks
Task Creation and Assignment
Daylite
8.7
RationalPlan
9.3
Due Dates
Daylite
8.9
RationalPlan
8.7
Task Prioritization
Daylite
8.5
RationalPlan
8.8
To-Do Lists
Daylite
8.6
RationalPlan
8.1
Collaboration
Collaborative Project Planning
Daylite
8.3
RationalPlan
8.1
Comments
Daylite
6.1
RationalPlan
Not enough data available
Documents and Uploads
Daylite
7.4
RationalPlan
7.5
Projects
Gantt Chart / Project Map
Daylite
8.1
RationalPlan
9.4
Calendar View
Daylite
8.9
RationalPlan
8.5
Baselining / KPIs
Daylite
Not enough data available
RationalPlan
8.7
Project Budgeting
Daylite
7.1
RationalPlan
8.1
Issue Tracking
Daylite
Not enough data available
RationalPlan
Not enough data available
Portfolio Management
Portfolio Coordination
Daylite
9.3
RationalPlan
8.3
Portfolio Budgeting
Daylite
Not enough data available
RationalPlan
Not enough data available
What-If Scenarios
Daylite
Not enough data available
RationalPlan
Not enough data available
Workflow
Daylite
8.8
RationalPlan
Not enough data available
Request Management
Daylite
Not enough data available
RationalPlan
Not enough data available
Cost Tracking
Daylite
Not enough data available
RationalPlan
Not enough data available
ROI and Forecasting
Daylite
7.8
RationalPlan
Not enough data available
Risk Analysis
Daylite
Not enough data available
RationalPlan
8.3
Resource Management
Resource Database
Daylite
7.6
RationalPlan
Not enough data available
Resource Allocation
Daylite
8.2
RationalPlan
Not enough data available
Workload Capacity
Daylite
8.7
RationalPlan
Not enough data available
Time Tracking
Daylite
8.0
RationalPlan
7.7
Platform
Alerts
Daylite
9.7
RationalPlan
Not enough data available
Mobile
Daylite
8.3
RationalPlan
Not enough data available
User, Role, and Access Management
Daylite
9.0
RationalPlan
7.3
API / Integrations
Daylite
7.6
RationalPlan
Not enough data available
Reporting and Dashboards
Daylite
8.0
RationalPlan
8.0
Customization
Daylite
7.5
RationalPlan
6.4
Performance and Reliability
Daylite
8.0
RationalPlan
9.2

Reviewers' Company Size

Small-Business (50 or fewer emp.)
Small-Business
(50 or fewer emp.)
88.6%
52.4%
Mid-Market (51-1000 emp.)
Mid-Market
(51-1000 emp.)
5.7%
33.3%
Enterprise (> 1000 emp.)
Enterprise
(> 1000 emp.)
5.7%
14.3%
Daylite
Small-Business
88.6%
Mid-Market
5.7%
Enterprise
5.7%
RationalPlan
Small-Business
52.4%
Mid-Market
33.3%
Enterprise
14.3%

Reviewers' Industry

 
Music
11.8%
Research
9.5%
 
Marketing and Advertising
7.8%
Renewables & Environment
9.5%
 
Photography
5.9%
Information Technology and Services
9.5%
 
Law Practice
5.9%
Hospital & Health Care
9.5%
 
Information Technology and Services
5.9%
Construction
9.5%
 
Other
62.7%
Other
52.4%
Daylite
Music
11.8%
Marketing and Advertising
7.8%
Photography
5.9%
Law Practice
5.9%
Information Technology and Services
5.9%
Other
62.7%
RationalPlan
Research
9.5%
Renewables & Environment
9.5%
Information Technology and Services
9.5%
Hospital & Health Care
9.5%
Construction
9.5%
Other
52.4%

Reviews

Most Helpful Favorable Review
Most Helpful Favorable Review
Annette F.
User in Education Management

Offers you a great overview of your projects and is easy to work with. You can integrate it with your email and calendar as well as attach important documents. You have many options to customize the features to your needs and liking. The newest update was a...

Christoph R.
Administrator in Mechanical or Industrial Engineering

RationalPlan is a lightweight and fully featured alternative to Microsoft Project at a fraction of the costs. For our company it was important to get a system which fits into the existing IT budget and allows collaboration throughout the company. Therefore...

Most Helpful Critical Review
Most Helpful Critical Review
Jeffrey M.
User in Financial Services

The learning process has been a complete pain the butt. It is not easy to learn nor is the customer service very good. I would say it is very poor. After 10 years of using Daylite I have gone their cloud services which are fine. I was computer...

Stefano F.
User in Wireless

The printing functionality could be improved to make it easier to create a PDF to send to customer (it should be easier add comments, additional information like project name, ecc)

 
Daylite
Most Helpful Favorable Review
Annette F.
User in Education Management

Offers you a great overview of your projects and is easy to work with. You can integrate it with your email and calendar as well as attach important documents. You have many options to customize the features to your needs and liking. The newest update was a...

Most Helpful Critical Review
Jeffrey M.
User in Financial Services

The learning process has been a complete pain the butt. It is not easy to learn nor is the customer service very good. I would say it is very poor. After 10 years of using Daylite I have gone their cloud services which are fine. I was computer...

RationalPlan
Most Helpful Favorable Review
Christoph R.
Administrator in Mechanical or Industrial Engineering

RationalPlan is a lightweight and fully featured alternative to Microsoft Project at a fraction of the costs. For our company it was important to get a system which fits into the existing IT budget and allows collaboration throughout the company. Therefore...

Most Helpful Critical Review
Stefano F.
User in Wireless

The printing functionality could be improved to make it easier to create a PDF to send to customer (it should be easier add comments, additional information like project name, ecc)

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