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SystemsKanboard  Xexclude from comparisonTaiga  Xexclude from comparisonTrello  Xexclude from comparisonZimbra  Xexclude from comparison
DescriptionKanboard is an open source visual task board software based on the Kanban methodology.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.The Zimbra Collaboration Suite (ZCS) is a collaborative software suite.
CategoryProject PlanningProject Planning
Issue Management
Project Planning
Project Collaboration
Project Collaboration
Project Management Zone Rankinginfomeasures the popularity of Project Management SystemsScore 2.28
Rank #175
Score 9.65
Rank #71
Score 874.59
Rank #5
Score 46.08
Rank #24
DeveloperFrédéric GuillotTaiga AgileTrelloinfoowned by Atlassian, originally by Fog Creek SoftwareSynacorinfooriginally Zimbra, then Yahoo, VMware and Telligent Systems
Websitekanboard.orgtaiga.iotrello.comzimbra.com
Technical documentationdocs.kanboard.orgtree.taiga.io/­supporthelp.trello.comzimbra.com/­documentation
Social network pages
Twitter792followers
LinkedIn35followers
Twitter3,340followers
Facebook119,846likes
LinkedIn35,073followers
Twitter182,886followers
Facebook18,865likes
LinkedIn13,375followers
Twitter10,875followers
Initial release2014201420112005
LicenseOpen SourceinfoMIT LicenseOpen SourceinfoGnu Affero General Public License (AGPL) v3
Web-based service (SaaS)infoSoftware-as-a-Service model
Web-based service (SaaS)infoSoftware-as-a-Service modelOpen SourceinfoCPALv1
CommercialinfoNetwork Edition
Web-based architectureyesyesyesyesinfodesktop client for Windows, OS X and Linux is also available
Programming languagePHPPythonJava
Operating systemsFreeBSD
Linux
Windows
LinuxLinux
Mobile appsnonoAndroid
iOS
Android
BlackBerry
iOS
Windows Phone
APIinfoApplication Programming InterfaceyesyesinfoRESTyesinfoRESTyesinfoREST and SOAP
Multi-useryesyesyesyes
Authentication mechanismPassword
LDAPinfoLightweight Directory Access Protocol
GitHub sign-on
Google sign-on
Password
GitHub sign-on
Password
Google sign-on
Password
LDAPinfoLightweight Directory Access Protocol
SAMLinfoSecurity Assertion Markup Language
Active Directory
Google sign-on
OneLogin
NotificationsEmail
RSS feeds
Email
Mobile push
Desktop push
Email
Mobile push
SMS
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 forumyesinfoconversationsno
Online chatnoyesinfoavailable via 3rd-party add-ons
Audio conferencingnoyesinfoavailable via 3rd-party add-ons
Video conferencingnoyesinfoavailable via 3rd-party add-ons
Screen sharingnoyesinfoavailable via 3rd-party add-ons
Calendar sharingnoinfointegration with external calendar tools is possibleyes
Contact sharingnoyes
Document sharingyesinfocard attachmentsyes
File versioningnoyes

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