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Software Description

Forecast is a business management platform that helps project-based companies drive better performance. The platform enables you to spend more time acting on data and less time collecting it. Forecast automates operations, empowers people, and leverages insights to increase utilization and profitability for both you and your clients' success.

Software Description

With ActiveCollab, you can spend less time juggling and more time managing your Real Work! ActiveCollab is equipped with just the right set of features to keep you free from distractions and focused on work: time tracking, task dependencies & automatic rescheduling, invoicing, collaborative options, third-party integrations. ActiveCollab is used by teams and companies of all backgrounds and sizes - from large teams in international corporations to small startups, and everything in between.

Features

  • Multi-Currency
  • Password & Access Management
  • Gantt Charts
  • Contact Management
  • Task Scheduling/Tracking
  • Resource Management
  • Financial Analysis
  • Time Management
  • Forecasting
  • Data Visualization
  • Data Import
  • API
  • External Integrations
  • Expense Tracking
  • Budgeting
  • Data Export
  • Notifications
  • Project Management
  • Multi-User
  • Scheduling
  • Dashboard
  • Customer Management
  • Payroll
  • Calendar Management

Features

  • Stripe
  • PayPal
  • Third-Party Plugins/Add-Ons
  • Batch Permissions & Access
  • Data Import
  • Data Visualization
  • API
  • Gantt Charts
  • Billing/Invoicing
  • Task Scheduling/Tracking
  • Google Apps Integration
  • Email Integration
  • Budgeting
  • Expense Tracking
  • External Integrations
  • Notifications
  • Dashboard
  • Calendar Management
  • Scheduling
  • Multi-User
  • Project Management

Summary

  • Project Portfolio Management with machine-learning capabilities

  • Real-time automatically generated reports on both project-, and business level

  • Predictable, and profitable agile / scrum and waterfall projects

  • Easy to use

  • Live chat support

  • Cloud-based

  • Real-time reports & insights

  • Task Management

  • Scheduling & employee utilization

  • Budget

Summary

  • Plan & Organize

  • Communicate & Collaborate

  • Track & Measure

  • Get Paid

Premium (Annual)

$39.00
per seat/month (annual plan)
Included in plan:
  • Automatic scheduling
  • Scheduling ( task & project level )
  • Suggested roles & assignees
  • Resource Utilization (work & billable)
  • Capacity Management
  • Milestones
  • Timeline (Gantt charts)
  • Sprint planning (Scrum)
  • Workflow (Kanban boards)
  • Task ownership
  • Project Overview
  • Cross-project tracking (Portfolio Management)
  • Project templates
  • Unlimited projects
  • Tasks, subtasks & to dos (comments, mentions, tagging, approvals & more)
  • Role-based permission levels
  • External users (Clients, consultants & more)
  • Project workspaces
  • File sharing & storage (free & unlimited)
  • Notifications
  • Mobile app (iPhone & Android)
  • Suggested tasks
  • Suggested time entries
  • Automatic Timer
  • Day, week & month timesheet
  • Project accounting
  • Budget tracking
  • Retainer, Time & Material, fixed price
  • Rate cards (cost & bill rates)
  • Expense Management
  • Invoicing (integration supported)
  • Real-time reporting (standard & custom)
  • Resource utilization tracking
  • Customizable & shareable insights
  • Data visualizations
  • Premium integration
  • Integrations
  • Single Sign-on
  • Open developer API
  • Phone support
  • Chat & email support
  • State-of-the-art security & redundancy
  • Dedicated Success Manager
  • Uptime SLA
  • Audit logging
  • Data encryption at rest

Premium (Monthly)

$49.00
per seat/month (monthly plan)
Included in plan:
  • Automatic scheduling
  • Scheduling ( task & project level )
  • Suggested roles & assignees
  • Resource Utilization (work & billable)
  • Capacity Management
  • Milestones
  • Timeline (Gantt charts)
  • Sprint planning (Scrum)
  • Workflow (Kanban boards)
  • Task ownership
  • Project Overview
  • Cross-project tracking (Portfolio Management)
  • Project templates
  • Unlimited projects
  • Tasks, subtasks & to dos (comments, mentions, tagging, approvals & more)
  • Role-based permission levels
  • External users (Clients, consultants & more)
  • Project workspaces
  • File sharing & storage (free & unlimited)
  • Notifications
  • Mobile app (iPhone & Android)
  • Suggested tasks
  • Suggested time entries
  • Automatic Timer
  • Day, week & month timesheet
  • Project accounting
  • Budget tracking
  • Retainer, Time & Material, fixed price
  • Rate cards (cost & bill rates)
  • Expense Management
  • Invoicing (integration supported)
  • Real-time reporting (standard & custom)
  • Resource utilization tracking
  • Customizable & shareable insights
  • Data visualizations
  • Integrations
  • Premium integration
  • Open developer API
  • Single Sign-on
  • Chat & email support
  • Phone support
  • Dedicated Success Manager
  • State-of-the-art security & redundancy
  • Audit logging
  • Uptime SLA
  • Data encryption at rest

Standard (Annual)

$24.00
per seat/month (annual plan)
Included in plan:
  • Automatic scheduling
  • Scheduling ( task & project level )
  • Suggested roles & assignees
  • Resource Utilization (work & billable)
  • Capacity Management
  • Milestones
  • Timeline (Gantt charts)
  • Sprint planning (Scrum)
  • Workflow (Kanban boards)
  • Task assignment & duration
  • Task ownership
  • Project Overview
  • Cross-project tracking (Portfolio Management)
  • Project templates
  • Unlimited projects
  • Tasks, subtasks & to dos (comments, mentions, tagging, approvals & more)
  • Role-based permission levels
  • External users (Clients, consultants & more)
  • Project workspaces
  • File sharing & storage (free & unlimited)
  • Notifications
  • Mobile app (iPhone & Android)
  • Suggested tasks
  • Suggested time entries
  • Automatic Timer
  • Day, week & month timesheet
  • Project accounting
  • Budget tracking
  • Retainer, Time & Material, fixed price
  • Rate cards (cost & bill rates)
  • Expense Management
  • Invoicing (integration supported)
  • Real-time reporting (standard & custom)
  • Resource utilization tracking
  • Customizable & shareable insights
  • Data visualizations
  • CSV data export
  • Integrations
  • Open developer API
  • Chat & email support
  • State-of-the-art security & redundancy
  • Audit logging

Standard (Monthly)

$30.00
per seat/month (monthly plan)
Included in plan:
  • Automatic scheduling
  • Scheduling ( task & project level )
  • Suggested roles & assignees
  • Resource Utilization (work & billable)
  • Capacity Management
  • Milestones
  • Timeline (Gantt charts)
  • Sprint planning (Scrum)
  • Workflow (Kanban boards)
  • Task assignment & duration
  • Task ownership
  • Project Overview
  • Cross-project tracking (Portfolio Management)
  • Project templates
  • Unlimited projects
  • Tasks, subtasks & to dos (comments, mentions, tagging, approvals & more)
  • Role-based permission levels
  • External users (Clients, consultants & more)
  • Project workspaces
  • File sharing & storage (free & unlimited)
  • Notifications
  • Mobile app (iPhone & Android)
  • Suggested tasks
  • Suggested time entries
  • Automatic Timer
  • Day, week & month timesheet
  • Project accounting
  • Budget tracking
  • Retainer, Time & Material, fixed price
  • Rate cards (cost & bill rates)
  • Expense Management
  • Invoicing (integration supported)
  • Real-time reporting (standard & custom)
  • Resource utilization tracking
  • Customizable & shareable insights
  • Data visualizations
  • CSV data export
  • Integrations
  • Open developer API
  • Chat & email support
  • State-of-the-art security & redundancy
  • Audit logging

Free Trial

Free
Included in plan:
  • Automatic scheduling
  • Scheduling ( task & project level )
  • Suggested roles & assignees
  • Resource Utilization (work & billable)
  • Capacity Management
  • Milestones
  • Timeline (Gantt charts)
  • Sprint planning (Scrum)
  • Workflow (Kanban boards)
  • Task assignment & duration
  • Task ownership
  • Project Overview
  • Cross-project tracking (Portfolio Management)
  • Project templates
  • Unlimited projects
  • Tasks, subtasks & to dos (comments, mentions, tagging, approvals & more)
  • Role-based permission levels
  • External users (Clients, consultants & more)
  • Project workspaces
  • File sharing & storage (free & unlimited)
  • Notifications
  • Mobile app (iPhone & Android)
  • Suggested tasks
  • Suggested time entries
  • Automatic Timer
  • Day, week & month timesheet
  • Project accounting
  • Budget tracking
  • Retainer, Time & Material, fixed price
  • Rate cards (cost & bill rates)
  • Expense Management
  • Invoicing (integration supported)
  • Real-time reporting (standard & custom)
  • Resource utilization tracking
  • Customizable & shareable insights
  • Data visualizations
  • CSV data export
  • Integrations
  • Open developer API
  • Chat & email support
  • State-of-the-art security & redundancy
  • Audit logging

Trial

Free
Included in plan:
  • Unlimited projects
  • Unlimited tasks
  • Unlimited time records
  • Task dependencies
  • Recurring tasks
  • Desktop & mobile app
  • Email integration
  • Client management
  • Budget vs cost tracking

Annual

$6.25
1 user(s) / month
Included in plan:
  • Unlimited projects
  • Unlimited tasks
  • Unlimited time records
  • Task dependencies
  • Recurring tasks
  • Desktop & mobile app
  • Email integration
  • Client management
  • Budget vs cost tracking

Monthly

$7.00
1 user(s) / month
Included in plan:
  • Unlimited projects
  • Unlimited tasks
  • Unlimited time records
  • Task dependencies
  • Recurring tasks
  • Desktop & mobile app
  • Email integration
  • Client management
  • Budget vs cost tracking

Get Paid Bundle Annual

$2.00
1 user(s) / month
Included in plan:
  • Invoicing
  • Time estimates
  • Online payments

Get Paid Bundle Monthly

$2.50
1 user(s) / month
Included in plan:
  • Invoicing
  • Time estimates
  • Online payments

FAQs

    Does this service offer multi-user capability (e.g. teams)?
  • The whole company is welcome in Forecast. Invite your team members and see the value of having everything connected in one platform.

  • Who are the main user groups of this service?
  • The biggest segment consists of Project--based companies that needs a resource an project management platform to optimize their utilization, profitability and drive business performance. The companies often work with agile and waterfall projects. Though, we do also see other types of businesses joining in, incl. organizations and universities.

  • What are some applications this service is commonly used in tandem with?
  • Forecast can be used alone or together with the existing tools you already use. Have your developers work in Jira, and run the project in Forecast. Or run your projects and integrate Quickbooks for a better understanding of the profitability of your projects. Forecast is easy to integrate, just let us know if you are missing an integration, we might have it in the pipeline.

  • Does this service offer guides, tutorials and or customer support?
  • There is a full-featured support guide available on the website, and a live chat support ready to help with any questions you might have.

  • Does this service offer an API?
  • Yes.

  • What is this service generally used for?
  • Planning, estimating, and running agile / scrum and waterfall projects. Full-featured with work-breakdown, backlog, storyboard, taskboard and real-time reports. Scheduling, employee utilization, etc. is also nicely integrated and included in the software.

  • What platforms does this service support?
  • Web-app, running directly in your browser.

  • Does this service integrate with any other apps?
  • Yes, you can read more about all our Apps & Integrations on our website. If you are missing your favorite tool, then don't hesitate to reach out. It might already be in the pipeline.

FAQs

    What platforms does this service support?
  • ActiveCollab provides Browser based solution, and native Android and iOS apps.

  • Does this service offer guides, tutorials and or customer support?
  • ActiveCollab Client Success Team guides clients from the very beginning of their AC journey. Tutorials, guides, and customer support are just a part of the service.

  • What is this service generally used for?
  • Project management, time tracking, invoicing are the functionalities that our clients most use and benefit from.

  • Does this service integrate with any other apps?
  • ActiveCollab integrates with Zapier so basically it can be integrated with as many apps as Zapier offers.

  • What are some applications this service is commonly used in tandem with?
  • ActiveCollab is commonly used with Slack, QuickBooks, Xero, Stipe, Braintree, AuthorizeNet, TestLodge.

  • Who are the main user groups of this service?
  • Our clients are mostly digital and marketing agencies, development teams and design teams, but we are also proud to have consulting, architecture and design companies as ActiceCollab fits in every industry that requires project, task, employees’ organization.

  • Does this service offer an API?
  • The service offers an API.

  • Does this service offer multi-user capability (e.g. teams)?
  • Yes. ActiveCollab offers multi-user capability both within the same team and among different teams.

Publisher

Founded:
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Based in:
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Employees:
11-50
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Followers:
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Other

Who uses Forecast
  • Startups
  • SMEs
  • Agencies
  • Enterprises
Desktop Platforms:
  • Web App
Mobile Platforms:
  • iOS
  • Android
Languages:
Danish, English, French, Spanish
Regional Restrictions:
No restrictions.

Other

Who uses ActiveCollab
  • Personal
  • Freelance
  • Startups
  • SMEs
  • Agencies
  • Enterprises
Desktop Platforms:
  • Web App
  • Windows
  • Macintosh
Mobile Platforms:
  • iOS
  • Android
Languages:
Romanian, Hungarian, Swedish, Lithuanian, Dutch, Czech, English, Russian, French, German, Portuguese, Turkish, Spanish, Italian, Polish, Chinese, Japanese, Croatian, Serbian, Slovenian
Regional Restrictions:
No restrictions.
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