1. Wrike

Wrike is an online project and work management platform that has powerful tracking, collaboration, and reporting features. Features such as dynamic request forms, interactive Gantt charts, and customizable dashboards provide users the ability to streamline and automate processes that help their business to be efficient, competitive and productive. There are ready solutions also for specialized teams such as Wrike for Marketers that comes with tailor-made tools fitting for marketing and creative teams. Customizable workflows, fields, and folder structures allow teams to be flexible in the way they do work, and integrations are plenty, including for CRM, messaging, and accounting, to name a few categories. A free plan and several premium plans on a per user per month pricing are offered.

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2. Smartsheet

Smartsheet is a leading work execution platform that has real-time work management features, collaboration and automation tools. Users are presented with a familiar and easy-to-use spreadsheet-like interface. However, it has enterprise-grade capabilities that even Fortune 500 companies like Cisco, Bayer, HP, and PayPal are confident to adopt in their business. Strong project management features enable teams to utilize different views of real-time data, and switch easily from Gantt, card, grid and calendar views. Smartsheet has automatic update requests, and can be used for waterfall and agile projects, product launch, sprint planning, and more. The resource management feature provides users the visibility who is busy, and who is not, in real-time. They can also attach files, share sheets, get notified, view the activity log, export, email, and print.

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3. Clarizen

Clarizen is more than a project/portfolio management solution. It's advanced work management approach lets you connect the dots between how your executives kick off business initiatives; how your orgs create plans to support company goals; and how your employees collaborate to execute those objectives. Clarizen's highly configurable solutions enable business agility so you can manage your entire work lifecycle: Drive Focus - Create a line of sight across the enterprise to share goals and increase accountability. Increase Effectiveness - Support different work methods to empower execution at the team level while also providing portfolio level progress across the enterprise. Respond Faster - Purposeful collaboration and real-time information highlights potential issues more quickly, helping you to realign and take action faster

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4. Workzone

Workzone is a powerful project management software that is a leading PSA solutions contender. It is easy enough to use, but at the same time, instantly provides a big-picture view of where projects stand. Therefore, decision makers can easily identify trends and allocate staff where needed. It also has templates that help to standardize processes and quickly start projects without having to build them from scratch every time. Visual tools such as Gantt charts allow teams to view timelines, tasks, and responsibilities, which can be auto generated and edited. Other features include personalized to-do lists, centralized project requests, resource utilization reports, and collaborative document and task management functionality. Workzone is ideal for marketing teams, agencies, project and product management. Plans offered are Team, Professional, and Enterprise. API access, however, is only offered in the Enterprise plan.

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5. Jira

Jira is an agile project management software used by development teams to plan, track, and release software. It is a popular tool designed specifically and used by agile teams. Aside from creating stories, planning sprints, tracking issues, and shipping up-to-date software, users also generate reports that help improve teams, and create their own workflows. As part of Atlassian, it integrates with many tools that enable teams to manage their projects and products from end to end.

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