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Gartner Magic Quadrant for Project Portfolio Management, Worldwide


As the PPM life cycle evolves, the focus for PPM leaders is on realizing two main goals: aligning investments with strategic value and diversifying execution approaches to reduce time to value. This Magic Quadrant evaluates PPM providers offering technology to achieve these goals.

Published: 29 May 2018

ID: G00334263

Analyst(s): Daniel Stang , Matt Light

Table Of Contents

Market Definition/Description

Magic Quadrant

  • Vendor Strengths and Cautions
    • CA Technologies
    • Cerri
    • Changepoint
    • Clarizen
    • KeyedIn
    • Micro Focus
    • Microsoft
    • One2Team
    • ONEPOINT Projects
    • Planisware
    • Planview
    • Project Objects
    • Sciforma
    • Sopheon
    • Upland
    • Workfront
    • WorkOtter
  • Vendors Added and Dropped
    • Added
    • Dropped

Inclusion and Exclusion Criteria

Evaluation Criteria

  • Ability to Execute
  • Completeness of Vision
  • Quadrant Descriptions
    • Leaders
    • Challengers
    • Visionaries
    • Niche Players


  • PPM for the Execution-Level PPM Customer
  • PPM for the Project-Portfolio-Level Customer
  • PPM Support for Agile Development and Innovative Work Delivery
  • PPM, Social Networking and Collaboration
  • PPM and Mobile Device Support
  • Basic Project Management and Reporting From Non-PPM Providers

Market Overview

Gartner Recommended Reading

  • Ability to Execute
  • Completeness of Vision

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