PACE Product Comparison Chart

Features

PACE

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Easy Collaboration

Full

Many systems are single user systems, or require a networking add-on to enable collaboration

Advanced MS Office integration

Full

Many integrations are text-based

Web Based

Full

Most systems are FAT-client based

Information Model

Full

Rigid, limited process support

Traceability

Full - Easy linkages between project objects

Links are limited, often in a binary relationship

Impact Analysis

Full - Ability to easily assess effect of project changes

Incorrectly assume few project changes

Filters

Full

Data views are rigid, fixed in tabbed structures

Custom Reports

Full

Limited Canned Reports. strange, custom, difficult, invented programming languages

Change Proposals

Full

No built-in process

Enterprise Repository

Full

Database cannot scale to manage all company data

Baselining

Full

Difficulty marking project milestones