San Mateo, CA – November 15, 2016Clarizen, the global leader in collaborative work management software, today announced its Fall 2016 product release and on-going leadership in Collaborative Work Management. Features released increases business agility with enhanced resource management and utilization reporting. These new features provide businesses heightened confidence that the right teams will be working on the right things at the right time. This release also includes enhanced integrations with JIRA, Box and Excel so end users are empowered to work in the system that they prefer. Finally, this release increases user productivity and empowers employees to work from anywhere at any time via the mobile applications for iOS and Android, which can be downloaded from the App Store or Google Play.

Recently Clarizen was named a leader in the 2016 Forrester Wave™: Enterprise Collaborative Work Management report saying “Clarizen’s ability to connect employees, partners, and customers in secure workspaces drives greater productivity coupled with a rewarding user experience.” In the report, Clarizen received the highest possible scores for the following categories: Content collaboration, work management, team management, reporting, globalization, security and customer success.

“With the increased demand from enterprise customers for business agility, we’ve focused on providing best-in-class granular and flexible resource planning and reporting, on top of our collaborative work management capabilities.” said Yoav Boaz, VP of Product. “Integrations to other business software included in this release further enables customers to integrate Clarizen into their key business processes. Through our unique approach to collaborative work management, enterprise strategy is seamlessly connected with work execution across the entire business. As a result, employees and organizational leaders are provided with the visibility they need into key portfolio, project, and resource metrics to better and more quickly respond to changing conditions.”

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New Release Featured Highlights:

Enhanced functionality resource management and reporting

  • Time-phased project and task resource planning
  • Resource utilization reporting
  • Fiscal year support

Integrations to other enterprise software

  • SharePoint integration includes SharePoint 365 and on premises SharePoint
  • Built-in bidirectional JIRA integration improvements
  • Enhanced integration with Box for data management

End user productivity features

  • New mobile app for Android, enhanced functionality in the iOS mobile app
  • Enhanced integration with Microsoft Excel for easy updates and data loading
  • New timesheet filter to speed data entry
  • Improved time to value with simplified default views

Customers enjoy bi-weekly product updates which include new features in preview mode, as well as major scheduled quarterly releases with enhancements and new functionality. The Fall Release is now available at no charge to existing Clarizen customers. To learn more, register for the Fall Product Release webinar on December 1st at 9AM Pacific Standard Time.

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About Clarizen

Clarizen is a collaborative work management solution designed for people who value their time, and for organizations that value cross-company engagement. Built on a secure, scalable platform, Clarizen brings together project management, configurable workflow automation and in-context collaboration to create a meaningful engagement experience that allows everyone to work the way they work best. Everyone involved can track projects, communicate effortlessly and participate on their terms. When employees can connect to a larger and more meaningful purpose, progress is not only clear, it’s accelerated. Organizations of all sizes already rely on Clarizen to help engage employees and move business forward. Clarizen is a leader in Forrester’s Enterprise Collaborative Work Management report and is a three-time leader in Gartner’s Magic Quadrant for Cloud-Based IT Project and Portfolio Management. To learn more, visit clarizen.com.
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