Clarity PPM - a solid standard software
With Clarity PPM you can plan and control programs, projects, plans, resources, accelerate execution, improve results as well as the collaboration of all employees – and finally gain the transparency you always desired!
Clarity PPM (Project-Portfolio-Management) is a proven standard software used by more than 1.500 enterprises worldwide. And a solution for all roles - from CEO to project team members.
Connect ideas, employees, methods, projects and results in your company with Clarity PPM!
With Clarity PPM from ideas to results!
Configuration and Customizing
Clarity PPM lets you configure and adapt according to your needs and with few restrictions – without requiring programming skills – and the software is 100 percent upgrade compatible. In the simplest case, this involves value shortlists, additional fields, or evaluations. In addition, you can modify, reduce, and expand the input and output screens or add new ones.
You can also add menu entries, new or expanded workflows, or additional functions and, if required, even use personalized data structures. However, other rare features such as changing color settings, RSS feeds, or complete additional modules are also available in Clarity PPM.
The Clarity PPM wide range of standard functions combined with the configuration and customizing options and the PPM+ components from Contec-X will enable you to implement the software solution that you have always wanted – and more!
This is how Clarity PPM makes your daily work easier.
Processes, Methods and Areas of Application – Tailored to Your Requirements.
From demand through to deliverables. Get a 360-degree view of all tasks and projects. To achieve results on time and on budget.
Offer your teams the opportunity to utilize their method of choice. Setup projects in example in the traditional (waterfall) way and perform phases or subprojects agile. All in one system: consistent data and high employee satisfaction.
Gain visibility into all projects, dependencies, and resource allocation. This overview greatly facilitates portfolio planning and roadmapping.
Control, prioritize, and plan the requirements of the specialist departments in one software solution. Collaboration functionalities will increase satisfaction with the IT and in the departments.
Reduce development times and thus accelerate the time to market of your products. Plan and control your product development either based on a traditional or agile approach.
Plan and control the initiatives, plans, and future-oriented programs of your company – and finally bring transparency to all business processes!
From demand to the project – evaluate and prioritize demands using standardized workflows. The collaboration functions support collaboration between IT and the specialist department.
Secure the future of your company with systematic innovation management. Collect ideas, evaluate them, and successfully implement the top choices!
Identify the digital potential of your business. Define, prioritize, and realize digital products and services. This is how you can actively promote digitization!
HyPE4PM – The Perfect Addition.
HyPE4PM is the ideal complement to Clarity PPM when it comes to agile and collaborative project management. Areas of use include product and software development with features, user stories, backlog management, and Kanban-style sprint planning. The add-in also supports collaborative project management in a team by providing to-dos, chat, tagging, and watch functions.
And best of all, it fully integrates with the Clarity PPM user interface and the Clarity PPM data model.
MyBoard – Your Key Data at a Glance.
Mour weekly plan, my projects, my tasks, my to-do lists, my documents, my time management...All of these are included in MyBoard.
Every employee can quickly and easily access all the necessary information – with just a few mouse clicks.
Simply drag and drop tasks to organize or complete them during processing. Status notifications are visible to the entire project team, providing for a transparent working environment.
- View all assigned tasks at a glance.
- Work across projects or in a specific project with just one board.
- View all project-specific documents and even change them.
- Create to-do’s and edit them yourself.
- Change the status of tasks via drag and drop.
- Direct time-entry on your tasks
- Know at a glance who is working on any given task.
- Coordinate tasks faster and more effectively with the project team.
- Work with standardized columns on the user-friendly Kanban boards.
- The degree of completion of individual tasks is automatically calculated and displayed
- Conduct status meetings more efficiently.
- Reduced training effort for new users
- Increased user satisfaction
- No usage fees (for our support customers)
Digitize training and helpdesk with Clarity Train & Assist
- extended the online help significantly and interactively
- Each process step can be documented online in a company-specific manner and makes it self-explanatory
- Users automatically informed about process changes
- Online documentation of processes
- More efficient and shorter training times for new users
- Faster update training for new versions and releases
- Faster support for questions about Clarity PPM
- Relief of the training department and the helpdesk
The basis for our Clarity Train & Assist is the standard software "SAP Enable Now" integrated with Clarity PPM. On this basis, we adapt Clarity Train & Assist to your specific roles and processes in your company.
Frequently Asked Questions
Where can Clarity PPM be used?
Clarity PPM can be used in all innovative, service- or project-oriented business areas. The main areas of application are IT, product development, R&D, order and service management in various sectors such as trade, industry, banks, insurance companies, service providers, high-tech companies, logistics, utilities, and others. We are happy to advise you on whether the use of Clarity PPM is viable for your company.
Are there industry-specific solutions based on Clarity PPM?
There are special, preconfigured modules for IT (ITG) and product development/R&D (NPD). In addition, Contec-X offers preconfigured solutions for innovation, demand, and service management as well as PPM+, which delivers meaningful extensions for Clarity PPM.
How many Clarity PPM customers are there?
According to the manufacturer, there are over 1,500 customers and more than 500,000 users worldwide. Clarity PPM scales to the needs of companies of any size.
On which platforms can Clarity PPM be operated?
Clarity PPM runs on many popular platforms. The possible platforms are described in the latest release notes (compatibilities).
Is there a Clarity PPM trial version?
Contec-X offers free access to a “shared” test system (Clarity Sandbox) or alternatively fee-based access to a dedicated evaluation environment (Clarity-on-Demand). The access data will be made available within 24 hours upon request. We offer and recommend a non-binding evaluation interview before engaging in testing. As a result, you will receive an assessment from us as to whether it makes sense for you to employ Clarity PPM based on your requirements.
What licensing models are available for Clarity PPM?
Clarity PPM can be used in-house, as a hosted version, or as SaaS (Software as a Service) and is licensed for active (login-enabled) users on the basis of annual usage fees. We are happy to prepare an attractive offer for you on request.
Where can I get Clarity PPM licenses?
You can obtain Clarity PPM from us. Contec-X offers everything for your solution from a single source: licenses, support, and services.
Who provides support and maintenance for Clarity PPM?
Contec-X offers comprehensive support and various customized support packages for Clarity PPM. The PDS (Partner Delivered Support) certification of Contec-X guarantees top product competence and ITIL-compliant support services.
What training options are available for Clarity PPM?
There are many ways to familiarize your employees with Clarity PPM: manuals, videos, webinars, workshops, one-on-one training, and group training. In addition, there are role-specific training opportunities and training courses for system administrators. End user training for company-specific processes is available on request.
What advantages does Contec-X offer?
Contec-X is the only Clarity PPM partner that has focused 100 percent on Clarity PPM solutions for many years. Our customers benefit from our extensive Clarity PPM experience, add-ins, best practices, and tools. This dedicated focus on Clarity PPM means that we are able to implement solutions based on Clarity PPM both rapidly and at low cost.
Who can provide comprehensive, in-depth advice about Clarity PPM?
That’s us. We, your dedicated all-round partner for Clarity PPM, are happy to provide non-binding advice. Get in touch via telephone or write a brief e-mail.