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blueKiwi vs eXo Platform vs Jive vs Redmine vs Trac System Properties Comparison

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SystemsblueKiwi  Xexclude from comparisoneXo Platform  Xexclude from comparisonJiveinfoformerly Clearspace  Xexclude from comparisonRedmine  Xexclude from comparisonTrac  Xexclude from comparison
blueKiwi has been discontinued.
DescriptionblueKiwi was an enterprise collaboration platform.eXo Platform is a Java-based collaboration tool.Jive is a knowledge management and collaboration tool.Open source, web-based project management and issue tracking tool.Trac is an enhanced wiki and issue tracking system for software development projects.
CategoryProject CollaborationProject CollaborationProject CollaborationProject Planning
Issue Management
Project Collaboration
Project Planning
Issue Management
Project Collaboration
Project Management Zone Rankinginfomeasures the popularity of Project Management SystemsScore 9.34
Rank #65
Score 32.24
Rank #27
Score 32.22
Rank #28
Score 11.82
Rank #55
DeveloperblueKiwiinfoowned by AtoseXo PlatformJive SoftwareEdgewall Software
Websitebluekiwi-software.com (offline)exoplatform.comjivesoftware.comredmine.orgtrac.edgewall.org
Technical documentationdocs.exoplatform.orgdocs.jivesoftware.comredmine.org/­projects/­redmine/­wiki/­Guidetrac.edgewall.org/­wiki/­TracGuide
Social network pages
Initial release20062002200620062006
LicenseWeb-based service (SaaS)infoSoftware-as-a-Service modelOpen SourceinfoLGPL
Web-based service (SaaS)infoSoftware-as-a-Service model
Web-based service (SaaS)infoSoftware-as-a-Service model
Open SourceinfoGPL 2Open Sourceinfomodified BSD license
Web-based architectureyesyesyesyesyes
Programming languageGroovy
JavaRubyinfoRuby on RailsPython
Operating systemsLinux
Mobile appsAndroid
Androidinfo3rd-party apps
iOSinfo3rd-party apps
APIinfoApplication Programming InterfaceyesyesinfoRESTyesyesinfoRESTyesinfoPython
Authentication mechanismPassword
LDAPinfoLightweight Directory Access Protocol
SAMLinfoSecurity Assertion Markup Language
CASinfoJA-SIG Central Authentication Service
Active Directory
LDAPinfoLightweight Directory Access Protocol
SAMLinfoSecurity Assertion Markup Language
CASinfoJA-SIG Central Authentication Service
Facebook sign-on
Google sign-on
LinkedIn sign-on
LDAPinfoLightweight Directory Access Protocol
SAMLinfoSecurity Assertion Markup Language
Active Directory
LDAPinfoLightweight Directory Access Protocol
Passwordinfobased on HTTP authentication
LDAPinfoLightweight Directory Access Protocolinfoavailable via plugins
RSS feeds
RSS feeds
Mobile push
RSS feeds
RSS feeds
RSS feeds
Project Planning Properties
Hierarchical tasksinfoSupport for parent-child relationships of tasksyesno
Recurring tasksinfoSupport for definition of tasks that occur repeatedlyyesinfovia pluginno
Milestone trackinginfoMilestones indicate the completion of major deliverables, normally by completing a set of tasksyesinfovia pluginyes
Task dependenciesinfoDependencies between tasks are logical relationships that restrict the sequence of task executions, e.g. one task must be completed before another task can startyesyesinfoavailable via plugins
Critical path managementinfoThe critical path method calculates the set of tasks that cannot be delayed without increasing the project's duration, taking into account task dependenciesyesinfovia pluginno
Critical chain managementinfoThe critical chain method expands the critical path method by additionally taking resource constraints into accountnono
Gantt chartsinfoBar chart to visualize a project's tasks and milestones scheduleyesyesinfoavailable via plugins
PERT chartsinfoNetwork diagrams according to Program Evaluation Review Techniquenono
BaselinesinfoSupport for creating and using snapshots of a project's plan in terms of cost, scope and schedule yesinfovia pluginno
Resource managementinfoSupport for managing a project's human and/or non-human resourcesyesinfovia pluginno
Resource levelinginfoSupport for optimizing the allocation of a project's resourcesnono
Time trackinginfoSupport for estimating and monitoring the time spent on a project's tasksyesyesinfoavailable via plugins
Cost trackinginfoSupport for monitoring a project's expensesyesinfovia pluginyesinfoavailable via plugins
Earned value managementinfoSupport for tracking a project's performance and progress via earned value measurementsyesinfovia pluginno
Risk managementinfoSupport for identifying and keeping track of project risks and risk-related activitiesyesinfoavailable via 3rd-party pluginsno
Scrum supportinfoSupport for typical Scrum techniques such as sprints, backlogs and burn-down chartsyesinfovia pluginyesinfoavailable via plugins
Kanban supportinfoSupport for typical Kanban techniques such as visualization of tasks on boards using cardsyesinfovia pluginno
Project portfolio management infoSupport for collectively managing a set of current or proposed projects, e.g. by evaluation and prioritization of projectsnono
Issue Management Properties
Hierarchical issuesyesyesinfoavailable via plugins
Custom fieldsyesyes
Custom workflowsyesyes
Project Collaboration Properties
Project wikiyesinfoblogyesyesyesyes
Discussion forumyesyesyesyesyesinfoavailable via plugins
Online chatyesinfomessagesyesinfoavailable via add-onyesyesinfovia pluginno
Audio conferencingnoyesinfoavailable via add-onnonono
Video conferencingnoyesinfoavailable via add-onsnonono
Screen sharingnoyesinfoavailable via add-onnonono
Calendar sharingyesyesnoinfointegration with external calendar tools is possiblenono
Contact sharingnoyesnonono
Document sharingyesyesyesyesnoinfointerfaces to various version control systems exist
File versioningyesyesyesyesinfovia pluginno

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