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SystemsGenius Project  Xexclude from comparisonJIRA  Xexclude from comparisonRedmine  Xexclude from comparison
DescriptionGenius Project is a project and portfolio management software, available as web-based service and as on-premise installation.Bug tracking and project planning tool, available as cloud service and as commercial tool.Open source, web-based project management and issue tracking tool.
CategoryProject Planning
Issue Management
Project Collaboration
Project Planning
Issue Management
Project Planning
Issue Management
Project Collaboration
Project Management Zone Rankinginfomeasures the popularity of Project Management SystemsScore 0.49
Rank #270
Score 1,196.57
Rank #3
Score 63.17
Rank #19
DeveloperCerri.comAtlassian
Websitegeniusproject.comatlassian.com/­software/­jiraredmine.org
Technical documentationgeniusinside.zendesk.comconfluence.atlassian.com/­jira/­jira-documentation-1556.htmlredmine.org/­projects/­redmine/­wiki/­Guide
Social network pages
LinkedIn234followers
Twitter451followers
LinkedIn20,972followers
Twitter34,858followers
Facebook2,076likes
LinkedIn1,270followers
Initial release200820022006
LicenseCommercial
Web-based service (SaaS)infoSoftware-as-a-Service model
Commercial
Web-based service (SaaS)infoSoftware-as-a-Service model
Open SourceinfoGPL 2
Web-based architectureyesyesyes
Programming languageJavaRubyinfoRuby on Rails
Operating systemsAIX
IBM iinfoGenius Project On-Premise is based on Lotus Domino Server
Linux
Solaris
Windows
Linux
Solaris
Windows
Linux
OS X
Unix
Windows
Mobile appsAndroid
iOS
Android
iOS
Android
iOS
Windows Phone
APIinfoApplication Programming Interfaceyesinfoon-premise versionyesinfoJava, RESTyesinfoREST
Multi-useryesyesyes
Authentication mechanismPasswordPassword
LDAPinfoLightweight Directory Access Protocol
Password
LDAPinfoLightweight Directory Access Protocol
NotificationsEmailEmailEmail
RSS feeds
Project Planning Properties
Hierarchical tasksinfoSupport for parent-child relationships of tasksyesyesyes
Recurring tasksinfoSupport for definition of tasks that occur repeatedlynonoyesinfovia plugin
Milestone trackinginfoMilestones indicate the completion of major deliverables, normally by completing a set of tasksyesnoyesinfovia plugin
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 startyesyesinfovia "issue linking"yes
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 dependenciesyesnoyesinfovia plugin
Critical chain managementinfoThe critical chain method expands the critical path method by additionally taking resource constraints into accountnonono
Gantt chartsinfoBar chart to visualize a project's tasks and milestones scheduleyesyesinfoavailable via 3rd-party pluginsyes
PERT chartsinfoNetwork diagrams according to Program Evaluation Review Techniquenonono
BaselinesinfoSupport for creating and using snapshots of a project's plan in terms of cost, scope and schedule yesnoyesinfovia plugin
Resource managementinfoSupport for managing a project's human and/or non-human resourcesyesnoyesinfovia plugin
Resource levelinginfoSupport for optimizing the allocation of a project's resourcesnonono
Time trackinginfoSupport for estimating and monitoring the time spent on a project's tasksyesyesinfoavailable via 3rd-party pluginsyes
Cost trackinginfoSupport for monitoring a project's expensesyesyesinfoavailable via 3rd-party pluginsyesinfovia plugin
Earned value managementinfoSupport for tracking a project's performance and progress via earned value measurementsyesnoyesinfovia plugin
Risk managementinfoSupport for identifying and keeping track of project risks and risk-related activitiesyesyesinfoavailable via 3rd-party pluginsyesinfoavailable via 3rd-party plugins
Scrum supportinfoSupport for typical Scrum techniques such as sprints, backlogs and burn-down chartsyesyesinfowith JIRA Agile add-onyesinfovia plugin
Kanban supportinfoSupport for typical Kanban techniques such as visualization of tasks on boards using cardsnoyesinfowith JIRA Agile add-onyesinfovia plugin
Project portfolio management infoSupport for collectively managing a set of current or proposed projects, e.g. by evaluation and prioritization of projectsyesyesinfoavailable via 3rd-party pluginsno
Issue Management Properties
Hierarchical issuesnoyesyes
Custom fieldsyesyesyes
Custom workflowsyesyesyes
Project Collaboration Properties
Project wikinoyes
Discussion forumyesyes
Online chatnoyesinfovia plugin
Audio conferencingnono
Video conferencingnono
Screen sharingnono
Calendar sharingyesno
Contact sharingnono
Document sharingyesyes
File versioningyesyesinfovia plugin

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