Sciforma pricing is based on user roles and features needed.
When it comes to helping to plan, organize, and manage resource pools, it’s tough to beat the effectiveness of project and portfolio management software. Sciforma is one of the largest independent, worldwide providers of PPM software, working with more than a quarter-million users since 1982.
Built to fit the needs of any size company in any industry, Sciforma provides its users with features for strategic management, functional management, and execution management. Projects are treated as part of an overall investment portfolio, and resource availability is evaluated based on project demand. With enhanced decision-making tools, Sciforma helps to increase productivity when organizations are launching new projects and discontinuing current projects.
The purpose of Sciforma is to help companies reduce risk and maximize benefits. The project and portfolio management software provides organizations with the necessary tools to align their projects to management strategy and improves project success rates overall.
Sciforma’s strategic management features allow companies to meet their organization’s missions and objectives while actively managing portfolios, programs, and projects. A few of the features that fall into this category are idea identification, capacity planning, and portfolio control. Sciforma also gives businesses tools for functional management, which includes on-going operations, project management, and risk management. Finally, execution management features are available for time tracking, expense management, demand management, and issue management.
Sciforma 7 includes a handy Google-style search bar that allows you to look up anything in the software, enhanced capacity planning and budgeting through the sand box for portfolio, plus HTML5 support, designed to make it accessible from any device or browser.
Sciforma can be tailored to fit the needs of companies of any size, in any industry. Since 1982, Sciforma has worked with more than a quarter-million users, helping it to become one of the largest independent providers of PPM software worldwide. The platform is suitable for companies that range in size from small businesses, with 10 to 15 users, all the way to large companies that cover the globe.
Although Sciforma works with companies from all areas of project management, the software is most frequently utilized by organizations that work in new product development (NPD), professional services administration (PSA), IT, and the public sector.
Unforeseen costs can cause budgets to skyrocket. Sciforma has developed features to give users more insights into how their budgets are being affected by cost overruns, change orders, and missed deadlines.
When you use Sciforma’s portfolio budgeting controls, you can oversee your organization’s budgets and costs by comparing planned costs to actual costs. You can also identify and manage changes in real-time.
One of the ways that Sciforma enables organizations to stay updated on the progress of large tasks is by having team members input their efforts directly into the platform’s time tracking system.
Sciforma’s timesheets are designed to display all assigned tasks across multiple projects. Team members can enter the actual hours they’ve worked for each assignment, along with estimates of how many hours they have remaining before their tasks are complete.
IT governance is a framework that guides the structures and business processes that an organization uses. When used successfully, IT governance ensures that an organization’s IT is supporting and enabling its stated strategies and objectives.
Within Sciforma, you can formalize and enforce internal processes, manage knowledge management, and maximize the return on investment (ROI) for your business. Regulatory compliance features are also available within the area of IT governance.
Professional services administration (PSA) providers traditionally include accountants, appraisers, banks, brokerage firms, engineers, law firms, physicians, and retailers, among many other organizations. Sciforma offers PSA tools that these users can rely on to make informed decisions by matching the skills and availability of team members to a projects’ unique needs and goals.
By using Sciforma’s professional services administration features, you can reduce the time and effort it takes to manually enter expenses and send invoices. You can also forecast invoicing schedules and build custom reports on staff utilization, profitability and revenue.
Use this to bring a new product or service to market, a process which typically involves coordination across many departments. New product development usually includes the processes of idea generation, market research, marketing analysis, product design and detail engineering. With Sciforma, you can create workflows that integrate with your “Phase Gate” or “Phase Review” frameworks, manage relevant prioritization criteria, and estimate feasibility. The Sciforma NPD Dashboard allows you to juggle both strategical and operational projects, combine views and really just be able to balance different ongoing projects.
Sciforma offers an API and plug-ins, which means users can integrate the project and portfolio management solution with nearly any other software. A few of the most common integrations include Salesforce, Oracle, Jira, SAP, Sharepoint, Microsoft Office, Yammer, and Google Calendar.
Sciforma operates on a token-based licensing model, with free and unlimited read-only access.
Plan, organize, and manage resource pools.
Reduces project delivery times and administrative work.
Features for strategic management, functional management, and execution management.
Improves collaboration within organizations.
Fits the needs of any size company in any industry.