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Score 8.5 out of 100
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Score 7.2 out of 100

Likelihood to Recommend

Camunda Platform

For clients with a need for mission-critical business applications, Camunda brings great process tech to those applications. For clients with good development capabilities, Camunda enables those developers to design around processes, instead of designing everything as a CRUD application that ignores processes. It's a great product for process purists and development purists, but it has appeal beyond these core groups. Camunda also provides good tools for having visibility into how the product works, which is also very valuable.
Scott Francis | TrustRadius Reviewer

OpenText MBPM

Metastorm is well-suited for scenarios in which internal stress testing an application is needed in a hurry before showcasing it to potential customers. It supports different views of the process from Swimlane perspective, so different methodologies can be handled. It is an Enterprise level tool and handles both small and large projects quite well, although smaller companies may be stressed out by the amount of time it takes to properly maintain the application.
Anonymous | TrustRadius Reviewer

Feature Rating Comparison

Reporting & Analytics

Camunda Platform
OpenText MBPM
7.0
Dashboards
Camunda Platform
OpenText MBPM
7.9
Standard reports
Camunda Platform
OpenText MBPM
9.0
Custom reports
Camunda Platform
OpenText MBPM
4.0

Process Engine

Camunda Platform
OpenText MBPM
7.3
Process designer
Camunda Platform
OpenText MBPM
8.1
Process simulation
Camunda Platform
OpenText MBPM
7.1
Business rules engine
Camunda Platform
OpenText MBPM
9.0
SOA support
Camunda Platform
OpenText MBPM
6.0
Process player
Camunda Platform
OpenText MBPM
7.0
Support for modeling languages
Camunda Platform
OpenText MBPM
8.0
Form builder
Camunda Platform
OpenText MBPM
6.9
Model execution
Camunda Platform
OpenText MBPM
6.1

Collaboration

Camunda Platform
OpenText MBPM
7.6
Social collaboration tools
Camunda Platform
OpenText MBPM
7.6

Content Management Capabilties

Camunda Platform
OpenText MBPM
6.0
Content management
Camunda Platform
OpenText MBPM
6.0

Pros

Camunda Platform

  • Task orchestration
  • Freeware
  • Graphical interface allows normal users to understand business process model diagrams more intuitively
Anonymous | TrustRadius Reviewer

OpenText MBPM

  • Complex routing of tasks based on calculated criteria
  • Linking between tasks and accessing relevant information
  • Organising, scheduling and prioritising
  • Different views for different people
Peter Green | TrustRadius Reviewer

Cons

Camunda Platform

  • Camunda expects that you will develop your own user interfaces. This is either a benefit or a barrier depending on your perspective on packaged UI.
  • As an open source vendor, Camunda is under-covered in analyst reports.
Scott Francis | TrustRadius Reviewer

OpenText MBPM

  • The Metastorm process engine is based on an older version of .NET. Updating to a newer version would resolve several known issues with .NET email functionality.
  • Metastorm builds web pages at run time. While the UI presented to the end user is fine, the Document Object Model is convoluted and subject to change with new releases. Providing a more simplified DOM or at very least a custom function to replace document.getElementById() would make client-side scripting a much more powerful tool.
  • One function that I've seen Metastorm competitors do well, is email wizards. Having a WYSIWYG email editor would be really nice.
Eden Mack | TrustRadius Reviewer

Likelihood to Renew

Camunda Platform

No score
No answers yet
No answers on this topic

OpenText MBPM

OpenText MBPM 8.0
Based on 4 answers
There are other products that seem to be a better fit for future initiatives.
Matt Temple | TrustRadius Reviewer

Usability

Camunda Platform

No score
No answers yet
No answers on this topic

OpenText MBPM

OpenText MBPM 9.0
Based on 1 answer
Although it is intuitive to use it does require training
Harish Rajput | TrustRadius Reviewer

Support Rating

Camunda Platform

Camunda Platform 8.0
Based on 1 answer
Camunda provides pretty standard product support offerings.
Scott Francis | TrustRadius Reviewer

OpenText MBPM

OpenText MBPM 10.0
Based on 1 answer
Great customer service for an API support related query
Harish Rajput | TrustRadius Reviewer

Alternatives Considered

Camunda Platform

Lacks good documentation. Training and documentation is geared towards those who are already technically adept. Does not have as many data integrations as other full fledged products. Paid version of Camunda is not as fully fledged as other products.
Anonymous | TrustRadius Reviewer

OpenText MBPM

We found that OpenText MBPM held its own quite well against IBM BPM. We ended up choosing OpenText MBPM due to the analytics, complex routing, and the ease of SOA service integration. Furthermore, the ability to quickly develop simple User interfaces make this tool a daily component of our most-used toolbox components.
Anonymous | TrustRadius Reviewer

Return on Investment

Camunda Platform

  • Freeware makes testing and utilizing Camunda a cost-effective solution
  • High level of difficulty in implementation may require a lot more time and effort than normally expected. (2-3x more effort than other paid and fully featured solutions)
Anonymous | TrustRadius Reviewer

OpenText MBPM

  • The development of the ticketing system has enabled us to greatly improve customer relationships
  • The scheduling and allocation of the tasks has reduced both the number of open tickets and the turnaround time to resolution
  • Management information from the system has improved decision making
Peter Green | TrustRadius Reviewer

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Pricing Details

Camunda Platform

General

Free Trial
Yes
Free/Freemium Version
Yes
Premium Consulting/Integration Services
Yes
Entry-level set up fee?
No

OpenText MBPM

General

Free Trial
Free/Freemium Version
Premium Consulting/Integration Services
Entry-level set up fee?
No

Rating Summary

Likelihood to Recommend

Camunda Platform
8.9
OpenText MBPM
7.1

Likelihood to Renew

Camunda Platform
OpenText MBPM
8.0

Usability

Camunda Platform
OpenText MBPM
9.0

Support Rating

Camunda Platform
8.0
OpenText MBPM
10.0

Implementation Rating

Camunda Platform
OpenText MBPM
10.0

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