See how the Cora solution compares to ERP software and other PPM categories
A solid project intake process enables work and project requests in an organized fashion.
Projects are categorized as Run, Grow, or Transform based on strategic impact. Run projects are core internal projects to keep the existing IT infrastructure functioning. Grow projects enhance existing capabilities. Transform projects are those that deliver new core functionality that provides an advantage to an organization. A good PPM solution helps drive the strategic direction of an organization by applying ‘what-if’ scenarios.
Ability to provide visibility into organizational activity across projects and information to inform portfolio’s strategic direction and cost optimization.
Ability to enable efficient portfolio management, including reporting and optimization measures.
Ability to deliver on cost controls, project accounting, and portfolio cost reporting.
Ability to provide relevant resources, schedules, and analytics.
Identification of risks and issues supported by mitigation strategies.
Integration mechanisms that enable team members to communicate better and work efficiently through sharing information.
These include Cora PPM, the Cora Portal, and our Mobile Apps
Activity list, activity attributes, activity resource requirements, resource calendars, project schedule network diagrams, activity duration estimates,
Ability to provide a programming interface for other IT applications to integrate.
Ability to host the solution both in the cloud and on-premise.
How well the solution integrates with complimentary software; such as ERP applications and e-mail systems.
Level of complexity with respect to resources, time, and technical systems.
Level of interface usability and ability to retrieve information.
Strength and depth of support network built around the solution, including partners, technical community, and additional resources such as online tools.
Strength of market presence and company experience, as well as ability to continue to invest and innovate around solutions.
Primarily licensing and service costs; also includes maintenance and training.