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SystemsKanboard  Xexclude from comparisonRocket.Chat  Xexclude from comparisonTaiga  Xexclude from comparisonTrello  Xexclude from comparison
DescriptionKanboard is an open source visual task board software based on the Kanban methodology.Rocket.Chat is an open source team collaboration platform.Taiga is an open source tool for agile project management.Trello is a web-based project management and collaboration tool based on Kanban-like lists.
CategoryProject PlanningProject CollaborationProject Planning
Issue Management
Project Planning
Project Collaboration
Project Management Zone Rankinginfomeasures the popularity of Project Management SystemsScore 2.21
Rank #178
Score 21.21
Rank #38
Score 8.39
Rank #74
Score 850.38
Rank #6
DeveloperFrédéric GuillotRocket.ChatTaiga AgileTrelloinfoowned by Atlassian, originally by Fog Creek Software
Websitekanboard.orgrocket.chattaiga.iotrello.com
Technical documentationdocs.kanboard.orgrocket.chat/­docstree.taiga.io/­supporthelp.trello.com
Social network pages
Twitter772followers
Facebook22,706likes
LinkedIn2,934followers
Twitter12,369followers
LinkedIn36followers
Twitter3,306followers
Facebook119,163likes
LinkedIn31,287followers
Twitter180,962followers
Initial release2014201520142011
LicenseOpen SourceinfoMIT LicenseOpen SourceinfoMIT License
Web-based service (SaaS)infoSoftware-as-a-Service model
Open SourceinfoGnu Affero General Public License (AGPL) v3
Web-based service (SaaS)infoSoftware-as-a-Service model
Web-based service (SaaS)infoSoftware-as-a-Service model
Web-based architectureyesyesyesyes
Programming languagePHPJavaScriptPython
Operating systemsFreeBSD
Linux
Windows
FreeBSD
Linux
OS X
Windows
Linux
Mobile appsnoAndroid
iOS
noAndroid
iOS
APIinfoApplication Programming InterfaceyesyesyesinfoRESTyesinfoREST
Multi-useryesyesyesyes
Authentication mechanismPassword
LDAPinfoLightweight Directory Access Protocol
GitHub sign-on
Google sign-on
Password
LDAPinfoLightweight Directory Access Protocol
SAMLinfoSecurity Assertion Markup Language
CASinfoJA-SIG Central Authentication Service
Facebook sign-on
GitHub sign-on
GitLab sign-on
Google sign-on
LinkedIn sign-on
Meteor sign-on
Twitter sign-on
Password
GitHub sign-on
Password
Google sign-on
NotificationsEmail
RSS feeds
Desktop push
Email
Mobile push
Email
Mobile push
Project Planning Properties
Hierarchical tasksinfoSupport for parent-child relationships of tasksyesnono
Recurring tasksinfoSupport for definition of tasks that occur repeatedlynonono
Milestone trackinginfoMilestones indicate the completion of major deliverables, normally by completing a set of tasksyesinfotasks can be defined to be milestonesyesno
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 startyesnono
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 dependenciesnonono
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 schedulenononoinfoavailable via 3rd party tools
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 nonono
Resource managementinfoSupport for managing a project's human and/or non-human resourcesnonono
Resource levelinginfoSupport for optimizing the allocation of a project's resourcesnonono
Time trackinginfoSupport for estimating and monitoring the time spent on a project's tasksyesnono
Cost trackinginfoSupport for monitoring a project's expensesyesnono
Earned value managementinfoSupport for tracking a project's performance and progress via earned value measurementsnonono
Risk managementinfoSupport for identifying and keeping track of project risks and risk-related activitiesnonono
Scrum supportinfoSupport for typical Scrum techniques such as sprints, backlogs and burn-down chartsnoyesno
Kanban supportinfoSupport for typical Kanban techniques such as visualization of tasks on boards using cardsyesyesyes
Project portfolio management infoSupport for collectively managing a set of current or proposed projects, e.g. by evaluation and prioritization of projectsnonono
Issue Management Properties
Hierarchical issuesno
Custom fieldsyes
Custom workflowsno
Project Collaboration Properties
Project wikinono
Discussion forumyesinfodiscussion threadsyesinfoconversations
Online chatyesno
Audio conferencingyesno
Video conferencingyesno
Screen sharingyesno
Calendar sharingnonoinfointegration with external calendar tools is possible
Contact sharingnono
Document sharingyesyesinfocard attachments
File versioningnono

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