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Score 8.9 out of 100
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Score 6.8 out of 100

Feature Set Ratings

    Project Management

    8.3

    Celoxis

    83%

    MindMeister

    Feature Set Not Supported
    N/A
    Celoxis ranks higher in 14/14 features

    Task Management

    9.3
    93%
    4 Ratings
    N/A
    0 Ratings

    Resource Management

    7.7
    77%
    4 Ratings
    N/A
    0 Ratings

    Gantt Charts

    7.7
    77%
    4 Ratings
    N/A
    0 Ratings

    Scheduling

    8.5
    85%
    3 Ratings
    N/A
    0 Ratings

    Workflow Automation

    7.5
    75%
    3 Ratings
    N/A
    0 Ratings

    Team Collaboration

    7.3
    73%
    4 Ratings
    N/A
    0 Ratings

    Support for Agile Methodology

    9.0
    90%
    1 Rating
    N/A
    0 Ratings

    Support for Waterfall Methodology

    10.0
    100%
    1 Rating
    N/A
    0 Ratings

    Document Management

    8.0
    80%
    2 Ratings
    N/A
    0 Ratings

    Email integration

    9.0
    90%
    2 Ratings
    N/A
    0 Ratings

    Mobile Access

    6.0
    60%
    1 Rating
    N/A
    0 Ratings

    Timesheet Tracking

    8.5
    85%
    3 Ratings
    N/A
    0 Ratings

    Change request and Case Management

    9.0
    90%
    2 Ratings
    N/A
    0 Ratings

    Budget and Expense Management

    8.0
    80%
    3 Ratings
    N/A
    0 Ratings

    Professional Services Automation

    8.3

    Celoxis

    83%

    MindMeister

    Feature Set Not Supported
    N/A
    Celoxis ranks higher in 4/4 features

    Quotes/estimates

    8.5
    85%
    3 Ratings
    N/A
    0 Ratings

    Invoicing

    7.0
    70%
    2 Ratings
    N/A
    0 Ratings

    Project & financial reporting

    7.5
    75%
    3 Ratings
    N/A
    0 Ratings

    Integration with accounting software

    10.0
    100%
    1 Rating
    N/A
    0 Ratings

    Attribute Ratings

    • Celoxis is rated higher in 1 area: Likelihood to Recommend

    Likelihood to Recommend

    8.7

    Celoxis

    87%
    4 Ratings
    6.5

    MindMeister

    65%
    15 Ratings

    Support Rating

    Celoxis

    N/A
    0 Ratings
    10.0

    MindMeister

    100%
    2 Ratings

    Likelihood to Recommend

    Celoxis

    Celoxis is a great option if you are looking for an affordable, easy to use, easy to integrate project manegement solution. It is very powerful for waterfall project management. I evaluated more than 15 platforms and could not find any with a close evaluation in terms of cost-benefit to Celoxis. Of course there are more powerfull tools, for 10 times the price. So far, for project management, there hasn't been a requirement I haven't been able to solve with some work.It really lacks features for Agile methodologies, even if it provides a Kanban view, so far it doesn't provide and additional agile artifacts. If an organization has already reached a very mature project management practice and needs to improve on program and portfolio management, Celoxis won't provide any useful feature. If the organization has the resources (skills and time mostly) to develop some workflows and customization, it might work but with a limit. Hopefully Celoxis addresses these features in the near future.
    Anonymous | TrustRadius Reviewer

    MindMeister

    MindMeister is ideally suited for building mind maps, site maps, or similar types of data maps in the cloud without needing to install extra software. I find that it isn't quite as ideal for other types of diagrams (ERDs, flowcharts, etc) as some other tools, though it definitely can handle those things as well.
    Ben McClure | TrustRadius Reviewer

    Pros

    Celoxis

    • Project planning
    • Time log
    • Efforts analysis vs plan
    Hanan Weisman | TrustRadius Reviewer

    MindMeister

    • The UI is well laid out and easy to use. The workflow makes perfect sense and makes creating tasks a breeze.
    • The collaboration features make brainstorming not only easy but fun! Everyone enjoys using the tool, which was not the case with other collaboration software we used.
    • I love being able to get all of my thoughts and ideas on the screen to see them and then be able to connect them in a logical way.
    Gary Shouldis | TrustRadius Reviewer

    Cons

    Celoxis

    • Support is at times slow to respond.
    • Not new user-friendly.
    • Not able to pull in closer or zoom the interface.
    Anonymous | TrustRadius Reviewer

    MindMeister

    • I think that the free plan should offer a bit more terms of features to make the testing experience more engaging.
    • My experience using the App version was not so good when compared to the web version of it. I feel more comfortable using it in my notebook.
    • Paid plans could be more flexible to support small or temporary demands.
    Luciano Gardesani Marques | TrustRadius Reviewer

    Pricing Details

    Celoxis

    General

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

    Starting Price

    $25 per user, per month

    Celoxis Editions & Modules

    On-premise Edition
    On-Premise$4501
    1. per user, one time
    SaaS Edition
    SaaS$251
    1. per user, per month
    Additional Pricing Details
    Duration and Volume discounts (For SaaS) Volume discounts (For On-Premise) Free Support for 1st year (For On-Premise) Low TCO with multi-OS, database support (For On-Premise) Free Client-logins and "email-only" users One hour complimentary Celoxis Administrator course

    MindMeister

    General

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

    Starting Price

    $499 per user per month

    MindMeister Editions & Modules

    Edition
    Personal4.991
    Pro8.251
    Business12.491
    1. per user per month
    Additional Pricing Details
    MindMeister offers 6-monthly and yearly subscriptions. Discounts for educational users and non-profit organizations are also available.

    Support Rating

    Celoxis

    No score
    No answers yet
    No answers on this topic

    MindMeister

    MindMeister 10.0
    Based on 2 answers
    Never had an issue with customer support, though we never really needed anything major as far as technical help. I do not believe they offer 24 hour customer support but we don't need it as MindMeister is not the type of tool we need need 24 hour a day support for. Overall, very happy with the level of support.
    Gary Shouldis | TrustRadius Reviewer

    Alternatives Considered

    Celoxis

    I used an evalaution matrix built with input of several stakeholders in the company. In the end the matrix included 100 features (non of them was price related). The matrix was heavily focused on waterfall project management, agile related features were only 5 out of 100 features. Features were labeled as mandatory, required or optional. Products which lacked a mandatory feature (like providing technical support) were disqualified. Then a price vs features evaluation was made and only the products with the best combination were seleced to continue: Celoxis, ITM Platform and Mission Control. A final technical evaluation was made comparing the full evaluation but also the evaluation of only the 40 required features. Overall, Celoxis was the better evaluated (76% vs 65% of the second place), for the 40 required features, Celoxis got 91% against 78% of number 2. In the end we chose Celoxis even when it had higher licensing cost.
    Anonymous | TrustRadius Reviewer

    MindMeister

    I have also used LucidChart and Google Draw to create mind maps and concept maps in the past. I think that MindMeister is by far the cleanest and most user friendly of the three. Google Draw does not have anywhere near the same functionality. LucidChart tends to be clunky and the options to create your map are not always clear and intuitive.
    Sarah Ciras Rousseau | TrustRadius Reviewer

    Return on Investment

    Celoxis

    • Positive in most cases
    Hanan Weisman | TrustRadius Reviewer

    MindMeister

    • The most positive result of using MindMeister is a visualization of each step in work and connections between different nodes(ideas, steps).
    • This greatly simplifies the work, especially collaborative work, since it is easier to show it once than to explain things many times.
    • Negative impact: lack of offline desktop version.
    Miroslav Bobryshev | TrustRadius Reviewer

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