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Score 8 out of 100
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Likelihood to Recommend

Daylite

If your team uses only Macs, then I suggest investigating Daylite 6, which is cloud-based. We've found upgrades to be tricky, sometimes users have difficulty connecting to the data-base on the main user's Daylite Server. My opinion is that it would be easier to begin fresh with 6 than upgrading and moving our current Daylite Server to the cloud. And there's no going back, once you move to the cloud, you're committed.
Pattie Covert | TrustRadius Reviewer

Hive

Hive will fit right in to any workflow that manages multiple projects. It's also a great fit for collaboration on a per-project basis as external users can collaborate with paid users. Across a very large team it would take more planning on how to fit multiple workflows and groups into the workspace but it can be done.
Anonymous | TrustRadius Reviewer

Feature Rating Comparison

Project Management

Daylite
7.3
Hive
7.3
Task Management
Daylite
8.0
Hive
8.8
Resource Management
Daylite
8.0
Hive
7.6
Gantt Charts
Daylite
8.0
Hive
8.0
Scheduling
Daylite
9.0
Hive
8.1
Workflow Automation
Daylite
6.0
Hive
7.9
Team Collaboration
Daylite
7.0
Hive
7.8
Document Management
Daylite
3.0
Hive
8.2
Email integration
Daylite
9.0
Hive
6.4
Mobile Access
Daylite
8.0
Hive
5.8
Support for Agile Methodology
Daylite
Hive
7.7
Support for Waterfall Methodology
Daylite
Hive
7.3
Timesheet Tracking
Daylite
Hive
6.1
Change request and Case Management
Daylite
Hive
6.4
Budget and Expense Management
Daylite
Hive
6.2

Professional Services Automation

Daylite
4.0
Hive
5.7
Integration with accounting software
Daylite
4.0
Hive
5.3
Quotes/estimates
Daylite
Hive
6.1
Invoicing
Daylite
Hive
5.5
Project & financial reporting
Daylite
Hive
5.8

Pros

Daylite

  • Integrates with Mac Mail to automatically catalog email exchanges with both individuals and companies.
  • Allows for robust customization to meet the specific information needs of my company
  • Acts as a hub for daily activities and tasks
Dana Hursey | TrustRadius Reviewer

Hive

  • Very intuitive user interface that makes project management, tracking and collaboration easy. Multiple project visualisation options (Gantt, Kanban, calendars, tables)
  • Great integration with a large number of tools
Anonymous | TrustRadius Reviewer

Cons

Daylite

  • I still do not use the Project part as much as I could do, even if I tried several times. I think some improvements could be done with the interface, in order to make it more intuitive.
  • The software is intented to be used with a US/Canada logic. It would be nice to be able to organize fields in the contacts in a different way, more logical to the different countries it is used in. Each country puts zip codes in different place for example.
  • It would also be nice to have the possibility to assign a contact to several categories, and to create sub-categories.
Fred ALPI | TrustRadius Reviewer

Hive

  • You can't move urgent actions to the top.
  • It takes a little too much time to load up on the desktop version.
  • There's definitely room for improvement in keyboard shortcuts.
Anonymous | TrustRadius Reviewer

Usability

Daylite

No score
No answers yet
No answers on this topic

Hive

Hive 9.0
Based on 1 answer
I love Hive so much because it has made a huge difference regarding team communication and project management at the same time. We experienced almost no bugs and in the few cases that we did have some trouble, the customer service team was very responsive and solved our problems very quickly.
Anonymous | TrustRadius Reviewer

Support Rating

Daylite

No score
No answers yet
No answers on this topic

Hive

Hive 9.2
Based on 4 answers
Our CSR is easily accessible and they have support built into the app itself. They also have a pretty robust support site. We also took advantage of the free trial and learned so much by putting Hive through the paces and figuring out the best way to mold it to our needs.
Anonymous | TrustRadius Reviewer

Alternatives Considered

Daylite

As noted earlier, we're abandoning Daylite and moving to another project management system that a. allows both Mac and PC users b. is cloud-based. We think we could benefit with an company-wide system, and Daylite 6 won't fit the bill. Our group is currently vetting different products, and Teamwork is the top of our list.
Pattie Covert | TrustRadius Reviewer

Hive

I would say that in comparison to Asana, Hive is a better interface an UI. I think Asana is more robust in terms of what it can do in conjunction with Confluence but I think Hive is a better entry-level model for new employees. Hive is much simpler and more straight forward and its integration with Slack is preferred.
John Bianchi | TrustRadius Reviewer

Return on Investment

Daylite

  • It absolutely keeps me informed on my client interactions
  • Centralizes my tasks and to-dos
  • Integrates nicely with LinkedIn for greater reach and deeper information.
Dana Hursey | TrustRadius Reviewer

Hive

  • Positive ROI comes from our whole team being on the same board. We used to have separate boards for each group.
Cameron Michael Rhoads | TrustRadius Reviewer

Pricing Details

Daylite

General

Free Trial
Free/Freemium Version
Premium Consulting/Integration Services
Entry-level set up fee?

Hive

General

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

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