Featured products and services advertise here

JIRA vs Redmine System Properties Comparison

Please select another system to include it in the comparison.

Our visitors often compare JIRA and Redmine with MantisBT, OpenProject and Bugzilla.

Editorial information provided by Project Management Zone
SystemsJIRA  Xexclude from comparisonRedmine  Xexclude from comparison
DescriptionBug 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 Planning
Issue Management
Project Collaboration
Project Management Zone Rankinginfomeasures the popularity of Project Management SystemsScore 1,280.64
Rank #3
Score 61.21
Rank #18
DeveloperAtlassian
Websiteatlassian.com/­software/­jiraredmine.org
Technical documentationconfluence.atlassian.com/­jira/­jira-documentation-1556.htmlredmine.org/­projects/­redmine/­wiki/­Guide
Social network pages
LinkedIn19,668followers
Twitter31,400followers
Facebook2,051likes
LinkedIn1,250followers
Initial release20022006
LicenseCommercial
Web-based service (SaaS)infoSoftware-as-a-Service model
Open SourceinfoGPL 2
Web-based architectureyesyes
Programming languageJavaRubyinfoRuby on Rails
Operating systemsLinux
Solaris
Windows
Linux
OS X
Unix
Windows
Mobile appsAndroid
iOS
Android
iOS
Windows Phone
APIinfoApplication Programming InterfaceyesinfoJava, RESTyesinfoREST
Multi-useryesyes
Authentication mechanismPassword
LDAPinfoLightweight Directory Access Protocol
Password
LDAPinfoLightweight Directory Access Protocol
NotificationsEmailEmail
RSS feeds
Project Planning Properties
Hierarchical tasksinfoSupport for parent-child relationships of tasksyesyes
Recurring tasksinfoSupport for definition of tasks that occur repeatedlynoyesinfovia plugin
Milestone trackinginfoMilestones indicate the completion of major deliverables, normally by completing a set of tasksnoyesinfovia 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 startyesinfovia "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 dependenciesnoyesinfovia plugin
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 scheduleyesinfoavailable via 3rd-party pluginsyes
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 noyesinfovia plugin
Resource managementinfoSupport for managing a project's human and/or non-human resourcesnoyesinfovia plugin
Resource levelinginfoSupport for optimizing the allocation of a project's resourcesnono
Time trackinginfoSupport for estimating and monitoring the time spent on a project's tasksyesinfoavailable via 3rd-party pluginsyes
Cost trackinginfoSupport for monitoring a project's expensesyesinfoavailable via 3rd-party pluginsyesinfovia plugin
Earned value managementinfoSupport for tracking a project's performance and progress via earned value measurementsnoyesinfovia plugin
Risk managementinfoSupport for identifying and keeping track of project risks and risk-related activitiesyesinfoavailable via 3rd-party pluginsyesinfoavailable via 3rd-party plugins
Scrum supportinfoSupport for typical Scrum techniques such as sprints, backlogs and burn-down chartsyesinfowith JIRA Agile add-onyesinfovia plugin
Kanban supportinfoSupport for typical Kanban techniques such as visualization of tasks on boards using cardsyesinfowith 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 projectsyesinfoavailable via 3rd-party pluginsno
Issue Management Properties
Hierarchical issuesyesyes
Custom fieldsyesyes
Custom workflowsyesyes
Project Collaboration Properties
Project wikiyes
Discussion forumyes
Online chatyesinfovia plugin
Audio conferencingno
Video conferencingno
Screen sharingno
Calendar sharingno
Contact sharingno
Document sharingyes
File versioningyesinfovia plugin

More information provided by the system vendor

We invite representatives of system vendors to contact us for updating and extending the system information, and for displaying vendor-provided information such as key customers, competitive advantages and market metrics.

3rd party products and services

We invite representatives of 3rd party vendors to contact us for presenting information about their offerings here.
More Resources
JIRARedmine
Project Management Zone blog posts

Trello is the Project Management System of the Year for the third year in a row
3 January 2019, Matthias Gelbmann

JIRA overtakes Primavera as the most popular issue management tool
1 June 2017, Matthias Gelbmann

Trello is the Project Management System of the Year
4 January 2017, Matthias Gelbmann

show all

Recent citations in the news

more project management news

Integrating Jira to Existing Support for GitHub, Anaxi Makes Software Development Collaboration Even Easier
21 February 2019, GlobeNewswire

4 Ways to Evolve Your Project Management
22 February 2019, TDWI

Integrations Project Manager - Avant
20 February 2019, Built In Chicago

Get This 98% Discount Offer On The Agile Project Management Mastery Bundle – Limited Time Offer
15 February 2019, Wccftech

GETSCOPE: A Project Management Tool that takes Boredom out of your Work
22 February 2019, TechPluto

provided by Google News

21 Best Free Project Management Software Solutions for 2019
14 June 2018, G2 Crowd

Top open source project management tools of 2016
28 March 2016, opensource.com

9 Project Management Tools the World's Top Startups Actually Use
24 January 2018, Inc.

Top 4 open source JIRA alternatives
18 February 2016, opensource.com

Agile vs. Scrum: A Detailed Comparison (+When to Use Each)
22 January 2019, G2 Crowd

provided by Google News
Job opportunities

Part-time Events Coordinator
Etsy, New York, NY

Sr. Associate Customer Support Analyst
Workday, Pleasanton, CA

Manual QA Engineer
Piper Companies, Raleigh, NC

Principal IT Program-Project Manager
UnitedHealth Group, Connecticut

Corporate - Creative Project Manager
Hanna Andersson, Portland, OR

Quality Assurance Engineer
Amazon.com Services, Inc., Seattle, WA

Test Engineer
Applied Insight, Reston, VA

Software Developer - junior/mid-level - Reston
Sterling Computers, Reston, VA

Research Associate, Rutgers Discovery Informatics Institute
Rutgers University, New Brunswick, NJ

Functional Specialist/Advisor (NCW) - Business Processes and Plans
Raytheon, St. Louis, MO





Share this page

Project Management Zone on  Twitter TwitterLinkedIn LinkedIn