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HipChat vs Orbit System Properties Comparison

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HipChat has been discontinued.
DescriptionHipChat was a team collaboration tool with a focus on online communication.Secoya Orbit provides a range of business applications including project management and collaboration.
CategoryProject CollaborationProject Planning
Project Collaboration
Project Management Zone Rankinginfomeasures the popularity of Project Management SystemsScore 0.29
Rank #285
DeveloperAtlassianSecoya
Websitehipchat.com (redirected)secoya.dk/­orbit
Technical documentationsupport.atlassian.com/­hipchat
Social network pages
Facebook20,312likes
LinkedIn1,215followers
Twitter23,807followers
Facebook120likes
LinkedIn256followers
Initial release20102006
LicenseCommercial
Web-based service (SaaS)infoSoftware-as-a-Service model
Commercial
Web-based service (SaaS)infoSoftware-as-a-Service model
Web-based architectureyesyes
Operating systemsLinuxinfoHipChat Server running on a virtual machineWindows
Mobile appsAndroid
iOS
no
APIinfoApplication Programming InterfaceyesinfoRESTyes
Multi-useryesyes
Authentication mechanismPassword
LDAPinfoLightweight Directory Access Protocolinfoon-premise version
Active Directoryinfoon-premise versions
Password
Active Directory
NotificationsDesktop push
Email
Mobile push
SMS
Email
SMS
Project Planning Properties
Hierarchical tasksinfoSupport for parent-child relationships of tasksyes
Recurring tasksinfoSupport for definition of tasks that occur repeatedlyno
Milestone trackinginfoMilestones indicate the completion of major deliverables, normally by completing a set of tasksyes
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 startno
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 dependenciesno
Critical chain managementinfoThe critical chain method expands the critical path method by additionally taking resource constraints into accountno
Gantt chartsinfoBar chart to visualize a project's tasks and milestones scheduleyes
PERT chartsinfoNetwork diagrams according to Program Evaluation Review Techniqueno
BaselinesinfoSupport for creating and using snapshots of a project's plan in terms of cost, scope and schedule no
Resource managementinfoSupport for managing a project's human and/or non-human resourcesyes
Resource levelinginfoSupport for optimizing the allocation of a project's resourcesno
Time trackinginfoSupport for estimating and monitoring the time spent on a project's tasksyes
Cost trackinginfoSupport for monitoring a project's expensesyes
Earned value managementinfoSupport for tracking a project's performance and progress via earned value measurementsno
Risk managementinfoSupport for identifying and keeping track of project risks and risk-related activitiesno
Scrum supportinfoSupport for typical Scrum techniques such as sprints, backlogs and burn-down chartsno
Kanban supportinfoSupport for typical Kanban techniques such as visualization of tasks on boards using cardsno
Project portfolio management infoSupport for collectively managing a set of current or proposed projects, e.g. by evaluation and prioritization of projectsno
Project Collaboration Properties
Project wikinoyes
Discussion forumnoyesinfoOrbit Social
Online chatyesyesinfoOrbit Social
Audio conferencingyesno
Video conferencingyesno
Screen sharingyesno
Calendar sharingnoyesinfovia Outlook plugin
Contact sharingnoyesinfovia Outlook plugin
Document sharingyesyes
File versioningnoyes

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