Core Illumination is an SME company that caters to the management of businesses, by equipping them with the necessary tools to do their job more efficiently. ESPMI is a tool introduced by Core Illumination that enables professionals to manage projects, tasks and programmes efficiently. ESPMI does this by organizing all the crucial information you need for delivery. The tedious job of searching for and collating information and data from an ocean of resources, no longer needs to be done. ESPMI keeps managers consistently updated on current information, developments, changes, initiatives and other key metrics. Dashboards, an ESPMI feature, allow for delivery stands to be displayed to the managers and weak areas to be highlighted, so that they may be attended to.
In other words, ESPMI is a project portfolio management (PPM) solution, which allows for organizations to track deliverables. The ability to track deliverables improves decision-making processes within the business. ESPMI notifies and alerts organizations with latest changes and developments. It also produces reports that enable managers to track the fiscal year (FY) budget. enables organizations to receive notifications about new changes and use reports to track the fiscal year (FY) budget. Visibility into categorized priorities, risks and technical issues and other metric issues, allows for further assistance in management.
- Budget Management
- Milestone Tracking
- Portfolio Management
- Project/programme Planning
- Resource Management
- Task/activity Management
- Time Tracking
- Expense Tracking
- Issue Management
- Needs and Requirements Management
- Status Tracking
Pros & Cons
- Dashboards allow supervisors to gain visibility into work items.
- Availability of filters allows managers to track specific activities.
- Making portfolio schedules becomes easier.
- Reports provided by ESPMI allow the finance departments to track their business' fiscal year (FY) budget.
- Empowers administrators and managers to track, manage and deliver strategy items.
- Notifies about new changes and developments.
- Cheaper alternatives may be available, though not as efficient.
ESPMI is priced at $181 a year, which is a flat rate. While it does include a free trial, it does not offer a version that’s entirely free. Its license offerings are Lessons Learnt, Work Items, Portfolio, Strategy.
Go For It?
What makes ESPMI a tempting management solution is that it makes use of both the Bryntum Grid and Gantt components throughout the application. The grids used are highly complex, so they may manage planning and finances effectively, by providing features such as sorting, filtering, searching, synthesizing. We have some very complex grids for managing people's planning and finances. For this reason, ESPMI is best suited for bigger enterprises and organizations. The more intricate the user experiences, the more complex the management tools will need to be. Many professionals who have been in the business for over 25 years have reported the relief that is experienced upon using ESPMI, owing particularly to easy visibility, traceability and accessibility. Managers have remained frustrated for the longest time, and with the onset of the ESPMI culture, all of that is about to change. A fully-featured single tool has the power to revolutionize the way you look at management!