Skim through Appendix A on Microsoft Project 2010. Review information about Project 2010 from Microsoftâ€™s Web site (www.microsoft.com/project). Research three other project management software tools, including at least one smartphone or tablet app. Write a paper answering the following questions:
a. What functions does project management software provide that you cannot do easily using other tools such as a spreadsheet or database? View the video Microsoft provides on its enterprise project management tool (see the link on the companion Web site) or search for other videos or documents for additional information.
b. How do the different tools you reviewed compare with Project 2010, based on cost of the tool, key features, and other relevant criteria?
c. How can organizations justify investing in enterprise or portfolio project management software?