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Pricing

 
Standard
$19.95
/ user, per month
Project Professional (Project Managers)
$1,159.99
 
Professional
$24.95
/ user, per month
Project Standard (Project Managers)
$589.99
 
enterprise
$34.95
/ user, per month
Project Online Premium
$55
/User/Month
 
Project Online Professional
$30
/User/Month
 
Project Online Essentials
$7
/User/Month
 
Free Trial Unavailable
Free Trial
Free Trial Unavailable
EPM Live
Free Trial Unavailable
Genius Project
Standard
$19.95/ user, per month
Professional
$24.95/ user, per month
enterprise
$34.95/ user, per month
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
7.7
8.3
8.3
Ease of Use
Ease of Use
7.6
8.1
7.2
Ease of Setup
Ease of SetupNot enough data availableNot enough data available
7.5
Ease of Admin
Ease of AdminNot enough data availableNot enough data available
7.6
Quality of Support
Quality of Support
6.7
7.8
7.5
Ease of Doing Business With
Ease of Doing Business WithNot enough data availableNot enough data available
7.9
Product Direction (% positive)
Product Direction (% positive)
4.2
8.1
6.5
Meets Requirements
EPM Live
7.7
Genius Project
8.3
Microsoft Project & Portfolio Management
8.3
Ease of Use
EPM Live
7.6
Genius Project
8.1
Microsoft Project & Portfolio Management
7.2
Ease of Setup
EPM Live
Not enough data available
Genius Project
Not enough data available
Microsoft Project & Portfolio Management
7.5
Ease of Admin
EPM Live
Not enough data available
Genius Project
Not enough data available
Microsoft Project & Portfolio Management
7.6
Quality of Support
EPM Live
6.7
Genius Project
7.8
Microsoft Project & Portfolio Management
7.5
Ease of Doing Business With
EPM Live
Not enough data available
Genius Project
Not enough data available
Microsoft Project & Portfolio Management
7.9
Product Direction (% positive)
EPM Live
4.2
Genius Project
8.1
Microsoft Project & Portfolio Management
6.5

Features

Tasks
Task Creation and Assignment
EPM Live
8.0
Genius Project
9.1
Microsoft Project & Portfolio Management
8.4
Due Dates
EPM Live
8.2
Genius Project
8.5
Microsoft Project & Portfolio Management
8.5
Task Prioritization
EPM Live
6.8
Genius Project
9.0
Microsoft Project & Portfolio Management
8.2
To-Do Lists
EPM Live
7.3
Genius Project
9.0
Microsoft Project & Portfolio Management
8.1
Collaboration
Collaborative Project Planning
EPM Live
7.8
Genius Project
9.0
Microsoft Project & Portfolio Management
7.7
Comments
EPM Live
7.9
Genius Project
8.6
Microsoft Project & Portfolio Management
7.6
Documents and Uploads
EPM Live
7.6
Genius Project
8.1
Microsoft Project & Portfolio Management
7.5
Projects
Gantt Chart / Project Map
EPM Live
7.2
Genius Project
8.3
Microsoft Project & Portfolio Management
8.6
Calendar View
EPM Live
7.8
Genius Project
8.2
Microsoft Project & Portfolio Management
8.3
Baselining / KPIs
EPM Live
7.6
Genius Project
7.7
Microsoft Project & Portfolio Management
7.8
Project Budgeting
EPM Live
7.2
Genius Project
8.7
Microsoft Project & Portfolio Management
7.9
Issue Tracking
EPM Live
7.1
Genius Project
8.5
Microsoft Project & Portfolio Management
7.6
Portfolio Management
Portfolio Coordination
EPM Live
7.7
Genius Project
8.5
Microsoft Project & Portfolio Management
7.9
Portfolio Budgeting
EPM Live
8.0
Genius Project
8.1
Microsoft Project & Portfolio Management
7.8
What-If Scenarios
EPM Live
8.0
Genius Project
8.3
Microsoft Project & Portfolio Management
7.4
Workflow
EPM Live
7.0
Genius Project
8.6
Microsoft Project & Portfolio Management
7.9
Request Management
EPM Live
7.3
Genius Project
8.6
Microsoft Project & Portfolio Management
7.6
Cost Tracking
EPM Live
8.1
Genius Project
8.3
Microsoft Project & Portfolio Management
7.9
ROI and Forecasting
EPM Live
7.3
Genius Project
8.1
Microsoft Project & Portfolio Management
7.6
Risk Analysis
EPM Live
7.3
Genius Project
8.1
Microsoft Project & Portfolio Management
7.5
Resource Management
Resource Database
EPM Live
8.0
Genius Project
8.0
Microsoft Project & Portfolio Management
7.8
Resource Allocation
EPM Live
6.7
Genius Project
8.6
Microsoft Project & Portfolio Management
7.9
Workload Capacity
EPM Live
7.5
Genius Project
8.0
Microsoft Project & Portfolio Management
7.9
Time Tracking
EPM Live
8.3
Genius Project
8.0
Microsoft Project & Portfolio Management
8.1
Platform
Alerts
EPM Live
7.7
Genius Project
9.3
Microsoft Project & Portfolio Management
7.7
Mobile
EPM Live
6.5
Genius Project
7.2
Microsoft Project & Portfolio Management
7.0
User, Role, and Access Management
EPM Live
7.2
Genius Project
7.8
Microsoft Project & Portfolio Management
7.9
API / Integrations
EPM Live
6.3
Genius Project
7.0
Microsoft Project & Portfolio Management
7.4
Reporting and Dashboards
EPM Live
6.8
Genius Project
8.0
Microsoft Project & Portfolio Management
7.8
Customization
EPM Live
6.7
Genius Project
8.1
Microsoft Project & Portfolio Management
7.4
Performance and Reliability
EPM Live
6.8
Genius Project
8.2
Microsoft Project & Portfolio Management
8.1

Reviewers' Company Size

Small-Business (50 or fewer emp.)
Small-Business
(50 or fewer emp.)
9.1%
58.3%
24.7%
Mid-Market (51-1000 emp.)
Mid-Market
(51-1000 emp.)
36.4%
41.7%
27.2%
Enterprise (> 1000 emp.)
Enterprise
(> 1000 emp.)
54.5%
0%
48.1%
EPM Live
Small-Business
9.1%
Mid-Market
36.4%
Enterprise
54.5%
Genius Project
Small-Business
58.3%
Mid-Market
41.7%
Enterprise
0%
Microsoft Project & Portfolio Management
Small-Business
24.7%
Mid-Market
27.2%
Enterprise
48.1%

Reviewers' Industry

 
Non-Profit Organization Management
18.8%
Marketing and Advertising
23.1%
Information Technology and Services
14.6%
 
Telecommunications
12.5%
Computer Software
23.1%
Hospital & Health Care
5.3%
 
Higher Education
12.5%
Oil & Energy
7.7%
Higher Education
5.0%
 
Defense & Space
12.5%
Information Technology and Services
7.7%
Construction
4.7%
 
Utilities
6.3%
Individual & Family Services
7.7%
Computer Software
4.4%
 
Other
37.5%
Other
30.8%
Other
66.0%
EPM Live
Non-Profit Organization Management
18.8%
Telecommunications
12.5%
Higher Education
12.5%
Defense & Space
12.5%
Utilities
6.3%
Other
37.5%
Genius Project
Marketing and Advertising
23.1%
Computer Software
23.1%
Oil & Energy
7.7%
Information Technology and Services
7.7%
Individual & Family Services
7.7%
Other
30.8%
Microsoft Project & Portfolio Management
Information Technology and Services
14.6%
Hospital & Health Care
5.3%
Higher Education
5.0%
Construction
4.7%
Computer Software
4.4%
Other
66.0%

Reviews

Most Helpful Favorable Review
Most Helpful Favorable Review
G2 User in Utilities

The best is process and concept of this PM Tool. Especial, I like the Cost management module and some Online planner ssuch as Online Planner, Agile Planner and Kanban.

Paola S.
User

Allows monitoring by Gantt Chart, has customizable templates according to the needs of your project, you can manage the budget and track costs until the completion, also contains the other functions necessary to manage the communication of the work team and...

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
G2 User in Computer Software

Performance is horrible. We use a cloud account so I can't speak to performance or speed of a locally hosted account. EPM Live is down an unacceptable amount of time. I'm sure the "official" uptime statistics are much higher than what is actually the...

G2 User in Marketing and Advertising

Inflexible program that was designed for certain types of projects, but not others.

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.

 
EPM Live
Most Helpful Favorable Review
G2 User in Utilities

The best is process and concept of this PM Tool. Especial, I like the Cost management module and some Online planner ssuch as Online Planner, Agile Planner and Kanban.

Most Helpful Critical Review
G2 User in Computer Software

Performance is horrible. We use a cloud account so I can't speak to performance or speed of a locally hosted account. EPM Live is down an unacceptable amount of time. I'm sure the "official" uptime statistics are much higher than what is actually the...

Genius Project
Most Helpful Favorable Review
Paola S.
User

Allows monitoring by Gantt Chart, has customizable templates according to the needs of your project, you can manage the budget and track costs until the completion, also contains the other functions necessary to manage the communication of the work team and...

Most Helpful Critical Review
G2 User in Marketing and Advertising

Inflexible program that was designed for certain types of projects, but not others.

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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