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SystemsownCloud  Xexclude from comparisonSharePoint  Xexclude from comparison
DescriptionownCloud is an open source collaboration and file sharing system.SharePoint is a web application framework and collaboration platform.
CategoryProject CollaborationProject Collaboration
Project Management Zone Rankinginfomeasures the popularity of Project Management SystemsScore 25.59
Rank #36
Score 3,287.72
Rank #1
Technical documentationdoc.owncloud.orgdocs.microsoft.com/­en-us/­sharepoint/­dev
Social network pages
Initial release20102001
LicenseOpen SourceinfoAGPL v3
CommercialinfoEnterprise Edition
Web-based service (SaaS)infoSoftware-as-a-Service modelinfoSharePoint Online
Web-based architectureyesinfodesktop clients for Windows, OS X and Linuxyes
Programming languagePHPC#
Operating systemsLinuxWindows
Mobile appsAndroid
Androidinfonumerous 3rd-party apps
iOSinfonumerous 3rd-party apps
Windows Phoneinfonumerous 3rd-party apps
APIinfoApplication Programming InterfaceyesinfoRESTyesinfoseveral sets of APIs, including object models and REST web service.
Authentication mechanismPassword
LDAPinfoLightweight Directory Access Protocol
SAMLinfoSecurity Assertion Markup LanguageinfoEnterprise edition only
Active Directory
Active Directory
RSS feeds
Mobile push
RSS feeds
Project Collaboration Properties
Project wikinoyesinfoSharePoint pages
Discussion forumnoyes
Online chatyesyes
Audio conferencingnonoinfoavailable via Microsoft Lync and other products
Video conferencingnonoinfoavailable via Microsoft Lync and other products
Screen sharingnoyes
Calendar sharingyesyes
Contact sharingyesyes
Document sharingyesyes
File versioningyesyes

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