Cisco Webex Social (Discontinued) vs. XWiki Collaboration Suite

Overview
ProductRatingMost Used ByProduct SummaryStarting Price
Cisco Webex Social (Discontinued)
Score 7.0 out of 10
N/A
Cisco Webex Social has been retired and is no longer supported.N/A
XWiki Collaboration Suite
Score 8.8 out of 10
Mid-Size Companies (51-1,000 employees)
XWiki Collaboration Suite (XCS) is a software solution that is built on top of the XWiki Enterprise Open Source project. According to the vendor, XCS tackles 2 main use cases: Information & Knowledge Management Collaborative Work It is available on premise or as SaaS and is packaged with XWiki SAS services. These services include: support, a yearly upgrade, initial setup and configuration.N/A
Pricing
Cisco Webex Social (Discontinued)XWiki Collaboration Suite
Editions & Modules
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Offerings
Pricing Offerings
Cisco Webex Social (Discontinued)XWiki Collaboration Suite
Free Trial
NoYes
Free/Freemium Version
NoNo
Premium Consulting/Integration Services
NoYes
Entry-level Setup FeeNo setup fee$4 seat
Additional Details
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Community Pulse
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Top Pros
Top Cons
Features
Cisco Webex Social (Discontinued)XWiki Collaboration Suite
Communication
Comparison of Communication features of Product A and Product B
Cisco Webex Social (Discontinued)
10.0
1 Ratings
22% above category average
XWiki Collaboration Suite
10.0
1 Ratings
22% above category average
Chat10.01 Ratings00 Ratings
Integrates with Outlook10.01 Ratings00 Ratings
Notifications00 Ratings10.01 Ratings
Discussions00 Ratings10.01 Ratings
Internal knowledgebase00 Ratings10.01 Ratings
File Sharing & Management
Comparison of File Sharing & Management features of Product A and Product B
Cisco Webex Social (Discontinued)
8.3
1 Ratings
2% above category average
XWiki Collaboration Suite
7.8
1 Ratings
4% below category average
Document collaboration10.01 Ratings10.01 Ratings
Access control10.01 Ratings10.01 Ratings
Advanced security features5.01 Ratings00 Ratings
Versioning00 Ratings10.01 Ratings
Video files00 Ratings5.01 Ratings
Audio files00 Ratings5.01 Ratings
Integrates with Google Drive00 Ratings7.01 Ratings
Project Management
Comparison of Project Management features of Product A and Product B
Cisco Webex Social (Discontinued)
-
Ratings
XWiki Collaboration Suite
8.0
1 Ratings
2% above category average
Task Management00 Ratings8.01 Ratings
Scheduling00 Ratings8.01 Ratings
Workflow Automation00 Ratings8.01 Ratings
Mobile Access00 Ratings8.01 Ratings
Search00 Ratings9.01 Ratings
Visual planning tools00 Ratings7.01 Ratings
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User Ratings
Cisco Webex Social (Discontinued)XWiki Collaboration Suite
Likelihood to Recommend
10.0
(1 ratings)
10.0
(1 ratings)
User Testimonials
Cisco Webex Social (Discontinued)XWiki Collaboration Suite
Likelihood to Recommend
Cisco
For the most part, this is a great software solution for the average user. For consulting it's ok, but [there aren't] that many reach features.
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XWiki SAS
XWiki is very well suited for a very wide range of web collaboration and web development.
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Pros
Cisco
  • Easy to use.
  • No special setup.
  • Doesn't require any special hardware.
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XWiki SAS
  • XWiki makes it easy to manage semi-structured information, which is at the heart of every knowledge nexus of organizations. It makes it easy to manage in a single system both structured data (such as memberships, projects), and unstructured data.
  • XWiki offers a very rich API for creating enterprise applications quickly that are easy to maintain and evolve collaboratively.
  • XWiki templating and skinning system is extremely flexible and powerful.
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Cons
Cisco
  • Recording feature cannot record phone sound just computer sound.
  • Recording feature does not generate a file with "known" extension, it needs specific player.
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XWiki SAS
  • While the basic pieces are available for turning XWiki into an advanced semantic system, some features could be made available more prominently to the user for easing the use of faceted and typed links, paving the way for a new era of collaborative knowledge sharing.
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Alternatives Considered
Cisco
It is simpler to use compared to other tools. Microsoft has a great product but there are a lot of bugs. And compared to GoToMeeting it has more features.
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XWiki SAS
XWiki key differentiators in my opinion:
  • Fast app development framework with very rich API
  • Open-source strategy, opening the way to collaborative innovation
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Return on Investment
Cisco
  • It is good, helps tremendously and saves a lot of time in case you have to go see what user is doing or understand what they are trying to achieve.
  • Great user experience.
  • Users like it.
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XWiki SAS
  • XWiki has a positive impact on the OW2 communication and collaborations strategies. It saves time when developing applications.
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ScreenShots

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