Project and Portfolio Management (PPM) solutions allow organizations to categorize several projects into a single portfolio that outlines and maintains reports of different project’s objectives, risks, forecast, costs, and resources. The PPM solution enables to gather valuable information and also allows to sort out critical sets of data for an organization’s projects. As these provides business value and alignment to strategies. It becomes necessary for an organization to maintain a portfolio when they run various projects and simultaneously, to help and align the projects with the organizations’ goals and objectives.

Quadrant Knowledge Solutions’ PPM market research includes detailed global market analysis. It mainly comprises short-term and long-term growth opportunities, emerging technology trends, market trends, and future market outlook. The study provides a comprehensive market forecast analysis of the global market and the overall market adoption rate. It aims to provide strategic information for technology vendors to enhance their understanding of the market and support their growth strategies by evaluating different vendors’ capabilities, competitive differentiation, and market position.

The research includes detailed competition analysis and vendor evaluation with the proprietary SPARK Matrix analysis. The SPARK Matrix includes ranking and positioning of the leading project and portfolio management (PPM) vendors with a global impact, including – Atlassian, Broadcom (CA Technologies), Bubble®, Cerri, Celoxis, Easy Projects, Enrich, ITM Platform, KeyedIn, Meisterplan, Microsoft, Micro Focus, One2Team, ONEPOINT Projects, Planview, Planisware, Project Objects, Sciforma, ServiceNow, Sopheon, Upland, WorkOtter, Workfront, Zoho.

According to Sofia Ali, Analyst at Quadrant Knowledge Solutions, “The PPM vendors continue to strengthen their capabilities and leverage their emerging technology trends by including – multi-project management, resource and time management, risk and financial management, analytics and reporting, collaboration, change management. The PPM vendors are also making a significant investment in features like hybrid methodology, scalability, integration, security, and workflow automation as it provides the latest technological support. Thus, the demand for the PPM is rapidly increasing in the organization to improve the business outcomes by identifying customer expectation, agile planning, prioritizing, and execution of programs, projects, products.”

2021 Project and Portfolio Management (PPM) SPARK Matrix
Source: Quadrant Knowledge Solutions


Table of Contents

Executive Overview

  • Key Research Findings

Market Overview and Technology Trends

Factors Influencing Technology Development and Market Growth

Market Adoption Trends

Competition Landscape and Analysis 

  • Competitive Overview and Analysis
  • Key Competitive Factors and Technology Differentiators

SPARK Matrix™: Project and Portfolio Management (PPM) Market

Vendor Profiles

Research Methodologies


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