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Likelihood to Recommend

AgileCraft

1) Forecasting & Release Planning
2) Scaling Agile at enterprise level
3) To maintain transparency, lot of information radiators, games, reports are available enabling transparency at portfolio level
Sourav Singla ,Safe Agilist, CSP,  ICP-ACC, CSM, CSPO, SSM, LSSG profile photo

Workfront

Workfront is definitely well suited for a marketing or creative department. For our company, we implemented it for our creative, online experience and demand creation teams in the marketing department, which in turn meant that our requesters needed to learn the system as well. Workfront works well for our teams in that it offers a way to communicate easily amongst each other and facilitates the project lifecycle process.
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Feature Rating Comparison

Project Management

AgileCraft
9.2
Workfront
7.8
Task Management
AgileCraft
10.0
Workfront
8.8
Resource Management
AgileCraft
10.0
Workfront
6.6
Scheduling
AgileCraft
9.0
Workfront
7.5
Team Collaboration
AgileCraft
9.0
Workfront
8.8
Support for Agile Methodology
AgileCraft
10.0
Workfront
7.4
Document Management
AgileCraft
7.0
Workfront
7.6
Timesheet Tracking
AgileCraft
9.0
Workfront
8.4
Change request and Case Management
AgileCraft
9.0
Workfront
7.9
Budget and Expense Management
AgileCraft
10.0
Workfront
7.9
Gantt Charts
AgileCraft
Workfront
7.2
Workflow Automation
AgileCraft
Workfront
7.6
Support for Waterfall Methodology
AgileCraft
Workfront
7.9
Email integration
AgileCraft
Workfront
7.7
Mobile Access
AgileCraft
Workfront
7.4

Professional Services Automation

AgileCraft
9.0
Workfront
6.3
Quotes/estimates
AgileCraft
10.0
Workfront
6.1
Project & financial reporting
AgileCraft
8.0
Workfront
7.7
Invoicing
AgileCraft
Workfront
5.8
Integration with accounting software
AgileCraft
Workfront
5.9

Pros

  • Effective Sprint planning : Sprint planning can be done using Planning Poker in AgileCraft by clicking Team > Manage > Other > Estimation Games very effectively for distributed teams.
  • Team Capacity Allocation Report: After tasks are created at team or program level, the report from AgileCraft cab be pulled and can be verified that no team member is under or over allocated. A report can be generated by navigating to Team > Manage > Assign Tasks.
  • Effective Requirement trace-ability: To maintain requirements trace-ability follow the steps below:
  • Upload test cases against the story/requirement. once uploaded test cases will be visible under that story
  • Execute Test cases in AgileCraft and mark them as Pass/Fail based on the actual outcome
  • Based on test results, The acceptance criterion's can be marked as “Pass” or “Fail” & if marked failed corresponding defect can be logged & can be attached with the story
  • So against each story we can easily see whether all test cases been executed or not & which acceptance criterion's are failed & how many defects are in open or close state.
  • Daily Scrum: In AgileCraft, the option to run a daily stand-up is available from Team > Manage > Daily Standups. Selecting the sprint number opens the daily stand-up meeting window in which each team member's tasks are visible and hours can be burned against them. Conduct Scrum meetings in AgileCraft, and burn each associate hour against the tasks created during the meeting. The burn-down chart can be generated & viewed during the stand-up to check whether the team is on track.
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  • Workfront is relatively easy to navigate with it's clean interface and tabs. With a few clicks, you can navigate to different projects or tasks or find data you need in a report.
  • As an administrator of Workfront, it nice to be able to restore deleted tasks, projects or issues within the system (within 30 days of deletion).
  • The flexibility of the reporting function in Workfront is a big benefit for the most part. By setting up custom filters, views and groupings, you can create reports to deliver the right data your looking for.
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Cons

  • Program level metrics & Scorecards: Though we can generate few metrics & scorecards but I feel few more metrics can be added like velocity acceleration , team improvement rate.
  • QA team often come to me regarding the test case tagging, it is very difficult to search particular test case here so I feel advance search feature should be provided.
  • Program Planning: In Agilecraft program tracker if we have lot of multiple dependencies & where situation demands to look at our features holistically across the entire landscape of the solution, it did not provide proper support.
  • Also If I need to take a call at which sprint need to be optimized I did not get that decision making enablement here.
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  • Added flexibility on how project plans operate (ex- our "plan" was to have task A done by Tuesday and task B start Wednesday, task A is completed behind schedule, task B still shows that its planned to begin even if its not ready to start and the date is now in the past). It would be nice to have the system update your plan automatically if other tasks are completed late.
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Likelihood to Renew

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Workfront7.9
Based on 59 answers
we could not manage without it.
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Usability

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Workfront8.0
Based on 17 answers
Easy to use for the requestors and workers.
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Reliability and Availability

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Workfront9.1
Based on 8 answers
Reliable uptime with posted maintenance windows. Frequent updates to hosted environment with minimal disruption.
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Support

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Workfront7.7
Based on 11 answers
Very knowledgeable help desk. Very responsive to my needs.
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Online Training

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Workfront8.9
Based on 4 answers
The training is very easy to use and you can simply choose the topics included in the course(s) that are most important to your training needs. After each training course, you are tested on what you have learned. If you need a refresher course, they provide Course Catalogs as well as instructor-led courses & workshops.
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Implementation

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Workfront8.4
Based on 10 answers
I would recommend all user's using Workfront to go through the training material provided. Have all user's practice in the Sandbox environment and have your workflow documented for the consultant before he arrives on site.
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Alternatives Considered

JIRA basic version do not have basic support for test management, capacity planning & forecasting.

Rally is good & rich in features but if you want to implement safe , Agilecraft is definitely a better choice.
Rally supports safe but I did not get good support from technical desk & few features are really cumbersome to use.

HP Quality Center 11 supports agile teams well but I found it pretty costly.
Sourav Singla ,Safe Agilist, CSP,  ICP-ACC, CSM, CSPO, SSM, LSSG profile photo
Workfront is more flexible and robust
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Scalability

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Workfront9.1
Based on 2 answers
We have been using Workfront for about 3 years. During this time they continue to be a very stable project management system. Workfront's overall scalability is able to handle increased loads of work. When using Workfront for a project management tool for the web team, we store documents, images & video's without any issues. They work with their customer's to provide the best project management system in the market today! I highly recommend Workfront for all project management needs. Workfront strives to deliver unique technology solutions to growing companies!
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Return on Investment

  • Able to forecast & plan releases well using agilecraft leading to quality on time delivery.
  • Distributed teams are able to collaborate well, be it be daily scrum, retrospective, estimation though this. Also team members love the gamification part & they have fun using this tool. Earlier we use to face challenges due to distributed teams but after AgileCraft, collaboration & communication was no longer a challenge & we are able to see improvement not only in team velocity, but also team satisfaction.
  • Simplest tool to implement safe, scaling is always a problem with most of the agile tools but agilecraft helps in smoother implementation of safe practices & principles.
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  • Workfront has increased the number of projects that the Traffic Team can traffic by freeing up a significant amount of time for us. No more working weekends to be ready for a Monday morning status meeting!
  • We have greater visibility into the number of projects our associates work and who is doing the most work.
  • We now have greater visibility into all projects and can hold individuals and teams more accountable.
  • ProofHQ reduced the amount of time needed for proofing by allowing multiple reviewers access at the same time. Markups are easily readable since the feedback is typed and not handwritten. It is easy to identify where a proof is in the review process because we do not have to go desk to desk looking for paper proofs.
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AgileCraft

General
Free Trial
Free/Freemium Version
Premium Consulting/Integration Services
Entry-level set up fee?
No
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Workfront

General
Free Trial
Yes
Free/Freemium Version
Premium Consulting/Integration Services
Yes
Entry-level set up fee?
Required
Additional Pricing Details