Three Forrester reports. One clear view of Smartsheet’s project and portfolio management capabilities.

Take a strategic approach to project and portfolio management with Smartsheet

Smartsheet is a flexible, cloud-based platform that empowers people to align project outcomes with business goals. By giving everyone the ability to automate workflows and solve process challenges, we help businesses stay agile in a landscape of constant change.

We support the strategic and collaborative aspects of modern work along with traditional project management needs. To explain how, we share some findings here from three different Forrester Wave™ reports: 

  • The Forrester Wave™: Strategic Portfolio Management Tools, Q1 2022
  • The Forrester Wave™: Collaborative Work Management Tools, Q4 2020
  • The Forrester Wave™: Digital Asset Management For Customer Experience, Q1 2022

Smartsheet is the only Leader in The Forrester Wave™: Collaborative Work Management Tools, Q4 2020 to also appear in the The Forrester Wave™: Strategic Portfolio Management Tools, Q1 2022.

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Smartsheet Named a Strong Performer in The Forrester WaveTM: Strategic Portfolio Management Tools, Q1 2022

The Forrester WaveTM: Strategic Portfolio Management Tools, Q1 2022 positions Smartsheet as a Strong Performer in Strategic Portfolio Management. 

Smartsheet’s score in the “Strategy” category of this report suggests we’re aligned with the types of innovative approaches that will matter moving forward. 

The vendor's flexible data model supports a broad set of use cases. Control Center, WorkApps, and Bridge extend that flexibility to automate processes, bring in third-party data, and customize workflows, making it attractive for customers that found traditional PPM products forcing them into a restrictive hierarchy.

The Forrester Wave (TM): Strategic Portfolio Management Tools, Q1 2022

Smartsheet Named a Leader in The Forrester Wave™: Collaborative Work Management Tools, Q4 2020

Smartsheet is the only vendor among Strong Performers in The Forrester WaveTM: Strategic Portfolio Management, Q1 2022 to also have been among the Leaders in The Forrester WaveTM: Collaborative Work Management Tools, Q4 2020. The Collaborative Work Management Tools report states, “Smartsheet’s emphasis on enterprise has seen strong investment in security, integration, and scalability in order to address a wide range of use cases. The vendor has also made significant acquisitions to address marketing use cases and strategic capacity planning.”

Over the years, CWM has evolved from its original basic collaboration capabilities to a driver of work planning. This, along with added capabilities around analytics and machine learning to support predictive work planning, will lead enterprises to replace their traditional portfolio management tools with CWM in 2022.

- Forrester, Predictions 2022: Software Development

Brandfolder by Smartsheet is a Strong Performer in The Forrester WaveTM: Digital Asset Management for Customer Experience, Q1 2022

We received the highest scores possible in five criteria in this report. With an easy-to-use interface, optimized performance, and integration with top creative toolsets, we believe Brandfolder makes collaborative content workflows a natural part of modern work management. Break down barriers between teams, execute faster, and make data-driven content decisions–it’s all possible with Brandfolder by Smartsheet and the agility of the Smartsheet platform as a whole.

Brandfolder offers superior capabilities for scalability, which is unique for a vendor of its size. Its platform supports large, enterprise deployments with customer references that back up its scalability claims.

The Forrester Wave (TM): Digital Asset Management for Customer Experience, Q1 2022