Compare Micro Focus PPM vs MindManager

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comparison of Micro Focus PPM vs. MindManager
based on data from user reviews. Micro Focus PPM rates 3.9/5 stars with 21 reviews. MindManager rates 4.6/5 stars with 31 reviews. Each product's score is calculated by real-time data from verified user reviews.

Pricing

 
MindManager for Windows
$349
 
MindManager for Mac
$179
 
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Micro Focus PPM
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MindManager
MindManager for Windows
$349
MindManager for Mac
$179
Free Trial Unavailable

Ratings

Meets Requirements
Meets Requirements
8.3
8.6
Ease of Use
Ease of Use
6.8
9.0
Ease of Setup
Ease of Setup
7.7
8.8
Ease of Admin
Ease of Admin
8.4
8.5
Quality of Support
Quality of Support
7.2
8.3
Ease of Doing Business With
Ease of Doing Business With
8.0
8.6
Product Direction (% positive)
Product Direction (% positive)
6.7
9.2
Meets Requirements
Micro Focus PPM
8.3
MindManager
8.6
Ease of Use
Micro Focus PPM
6.8
MindManager
9.0
Ease of Setup
Micro Focus PPM
7.7
MindManager
8.8
Ease of Admin
Micro Focus PPM
8.4
MindManager
8.5
Quality of Support
Micro Focus PPM
7.2
MindManager
8.3
Ease of Doing Business With
Micro Focus PPM
8.0
MindManager
8.6
Product Direction (% positive)
Micro Focus PPM
6.7
MindManager
9.2

Features

Tasks
Task Creation and Assignment
Micro Focus PPM
7.9
MindManager
9.2
Due Dates
Micro Focus PPM
8.1
MindManager
8.1
Task Prioritization
Micro Focus PPM
7.8
MindManager
8.2
To-Do Lists
Micro Focus PPM
7.2
MindManager
8.6
Collaboration
Collaborative Project Planning
Micro Focus PPM
7.6
MindManager
7.5
Comments
Micro Focus PPM
7.7
MindManager
7.7
Documents and Uploads
Micro Focus PPM
7.7
MindManager
8.1
Projects
Gantt Chart / Project Map
Micro Focus PPM
7.8
MindManager
8.0
Calendar View
Micro Focus PPM
7.5
MindManager
8.0
Baselining / KPIs
Micro Focus PPM
7.1
MindManager
7.3
Project Budgeting
Micro Focus PPM
8.2
MindManager
6.7
Issue Tracking
Micro Focus PPM
8.2
MindManager
8.2
Portfolio Management
Portfolio Coordination
Micro Focus PPM
7.9
MindManager
8.3
Portfolio Budgeting
Micro Focus PPM
7.8
MindManager
Not enough data available
What-If Scenarios
Micro Focus PPM
7.4
MindManager
9.6
Workflow
Micro Focus PPM
8.1
MindManager
9.8
Request Management
Micro Focus PPM
7.7
MindManager
8.0
Cost Tracking
Micro Focus PPM
7.6
MindManager
Not enough data available
ROI and Forecasting
Micro Focus PPM
7.2
MindManager
Not enough data available
Risk Analysis
Micro Focus PPM
7.9
MindManager
7.0
Resource Management
Resource Database
Micro Focus PPM
8.1
MindManager
6.9
Resource Allocation
Micro Focus PPM
7.4
MindManager
6.9
Workload Capacity
Micro Focus PPM
8.0
MindManager
6.4
Time Tracking
Micro Focus PPM
8.3
MindManager
6.1
Platform
Alerts
Micro Focus PPM
8.0
MindManager
6.3
Mobile
Micro Focus PPM
5.6
MindManager
6.5
User, Role, and Access Management
Micro Focus PPM
7.7
MindManager
6.7
API / Integrations
Micro Focus PPM
6.8
MindManager
6.1
Reporting and Dashboards
Micro Focus PPM
7.5
MindManager
8.1
Customization
Micro Focus PPM
7.4
MindManager
7.3
Performance and Reliability
Micro Focus PPM
7.7
MindManager
8.3

Reviewers' Company Size

Small-Business (50 or fewer emp.)
Small-Business
(50 or fewer emp.)
9.5%
43.3%
Mid-Market (51-1000 emp.)
Mid-Market
(51-1000 emp.)
28.6%
20.0%
Enterprise (> 1000 emp.)
Enterprise
(> 1000 emp.)
61.9%
36.7%
Micro Focus PPM
Small-Business
9.5%
Mid-Market
28.6%
Enterprise
61.9%
MindManager
Small-Business
43.3%
Mid-Market
20.0%
Enterprise
36.7%

Reviewers' Industry

 
Information Technology and Services
34.6%
Information Technology and Services
13.5%
 
Telecommunications
11.5%
Computer Software
13.5%
 
Management Consulting
7.7%
Staffing and Recruiting
5.4%
 
Insurance
7.7%
Real Estate
5.4%
 
Non-Profit Organization Management
3.8%
Medical Devices
5.4%
 
Other
34.6%
Other
56.8%
Micro Focus PPM
Information Technology and Services
34.6%
Telecommunications
11.5%
Management Consulting
7.7%
Insurance
7.7%
Non-Profit Organization Management
3.8%
Other
34.6%
MindManager
Information Technology and Services
13.5%
Computer Software
13.5%
Staffing and Recruiting
5.4%
Real Estate
5.4%
Medical Devices
5.4%
Other
56.8%

Reviews

Most Helpful Favorable Review
Most Helpful Favorable Review
Peter B.
User in Computer Software

I evaluated and ran a trial of this software a few years ago and it basically was a good tool for large IT shops that need to keep track of all their projects in one central repository.

Jennifer W.
Internal Consultant

Validations and benefits are primarily the decision support and visual analysis of the features and functional over an iterative implementation - the ease of use to do real time design presentations with a combination of end users and management really...

Most Helpful Critical Review
Most Helpful Critical Review
G2 User in Automotive

In our workforce, PPM is mandatory and required, but nobody likes using it. It's bulky, it's slow, and the UI is not intuitive. Many features are hidden behind screens that are hard to find without proper guidance or training. Recalling timesheets is a pain.

Cameron E.
Internal Consultant in Insurance

It is still clunky and not able to be tweaked to my teams needs. It's a good tool, but to much work is needed to make it the go to tool. Also we need a little more customization to build in the frame work of a project. Agile vs. Interative (Waterfall I...

 
Micro Focus PPM
Most Helpful Favorable Review
Peter B.
User in Computer Software

I evaluated and ran a trial of this software a few years ago and it basically was a good tool for large IT shops that need to keep track of all their projects in one central repository.

Most Helpful Critical Review
G2 User in Automotive

In our workforce, PPM is mandatory and required, but nobody likes using it. It's bulky, it's slow, and the UI is not intuitive. Many features are hidden behind screens that are hard to find without proper guidance or training. Recalling timesheets is a pain.

MindManager
Most Helpful Favorable Review
Jennifer W.
Internal Consultant

Validations and benefits are primarily the decision support and visual analysis of the features and functional over an iterative implementation - the ease of use to do real time design presentations with a combination of end users and management really...

Most Helpful Critical Review
Cameron E.
Internal Consultant in Insurance

It is still clunky and not able to be tweaked to my teams needs. It's a good tool, but to much work is needed to make it the go to tool. Also we need a little more customization to build in the frame work of a project. Agile vs. Interative (Waterfall I...

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