Microsoft Office Project is particularly useful for small and medium organizations, where the projects are managed in standalone environment. This product gives user friendly features and tools to schedule, track and manage resources. The advanced feature on Project Server uses the centralized management facility for managing the projects centrally.
Primavera is particularly useful for large organizations, where advanced features can be exploited to generate maximum benefits. Primavera offers products that provide Project Portfolio management (Primavera P6), Portfolio Selection and Management (Primavera ProSight), Enterprise Resource Management (Primavera Evolve), Document management, job cost and project controls (Primavera Contract Manager), Project Analytics and Risk Management (Primavera Pertmaster) and Cost versus schedule performance (Primavera Cost Manager).
Companies can familiarize themselves with Primavera by exploiting its scheduling features, like activity and deadline tracking.