PDWare - Top 4 Alternatives (Jun 2022)

PDWare Review
ITQlick Score: 83/100
ITQlick Rating: (4/5)
Pricing: 6.8/10 - high cost
Category: Project Management -> PDWare -> PDWare competitors
Ranking:Ranked 105 out of 779 Project Management systems
Company: PDWare
Pricing: starts at $50,000 per license
Typical customers: Small, medium and large size businesses
Platforms: Desktop
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Shlomi LaviShlomi Lavi / updated: Jun 19, 2022

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The two main competitors of PDWare include Kaseya BMS and Synergist. KaseyaBMS is a cloud-based project management and professional services automation same as PDWare. Kaseya BMS is a product of Kaseya which is based in the United States and was founded in 2000 while PDWare is a product of Portfolio DecisionWare also based in the United States.

Both PDWare and KaseyaBMS offer a free trial. PDWare offers support during the business hours, and by contrast, KaseyaBMS offers support is both online and during business hours. KaseyaBMS is ideal for IT Departments and MSPs whereas PDWare is ideal for first-line managers, product managers, executives, PMO, R&D, and EPMO.

Kaseya BMS offers training via webinars, documentation, live online and in-person, but PDWare doesn’t. Both Synergist and PDWare is a cloud-based project management and professional services automation solution.

Synergist is by Synergist Express based in the United Kingdom which was founded in 2003 and on the other hand PDWare is a product of Portfolio DecisionWare which is based in the United States. Both PDWare and Synergist offer a free trial and offers support during the business hours.

PDWare alternatives - for low budget, SMBs and global businesses

Here are the top 4 alternatives to PDWare that are worth checking out: Trello for SMBs, Hive for large size business, Smartsheet for growing companies, and Airtable for startups and SMBs.

ITQlick rating ITQlick Rating is based on the software score (below) and aggregated online reviews
Score ITQlick Score is a 1 to 100 score, based on pricing, and functionality Vs. alternative solutions
Pricing pricing Score is a 1 to 10 score, based on the TCO (cost of licences, customizations, training, hardware when relevant) Vs. alternative solutions
License pricing license pricing (if provided by the software vendor)
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PDWare
ITQlick rating
4/5
Score
83/100
Pricing
6.8/10
License pricing
$50,000 per license
Functionality
7
Review
Best for SMBs
Trello
ITQlick rating
4.2/5
Score
99/100
Pricing
2/10
License pricing
$5 per user/month
Functionality
16
Review
Best for Enterprise
Hive
ITQlick rating
4.5/5
Score
98/100
Pricing
2/10
License pricing
$12 per user/month
Functionality
12
Review
Growing
Smartsheet
ITQlick rating
4.4/5
Score
96/100
Pricing
2/10
License pricing
$7 per user/month
Functionality
21
Free version
Airtable
ITQlick rating
4.7/5
Score
95/100
Pricing
2/10
License pricing
$10 per seat
Functionality
15

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Shlomi holds a Bachelor of Science (B.Sc.) in Information System Engineering from Ben Gurion University in Israel. Shlomi brings 15 years of global IT and IS management experience as a consultant, and implementation expert for small, medium and large size (global) companies.