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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

MeisterTask

The best part about Meistertask is how dead simple it is, while still absolutely nailing what it needs to really get right. Meistertask makes task management dead simple for me and keeps the detail out of the way unless I specifically need it.
Daniel Cruz | TrustRadius Reviewer

Feature Rating Comparison

Project Management

Daylite
7.3
MeisterTask
8.3
Task Management
Daylite
8.0
MeisterTask
8.8
Resource Management
Daylite
8.0
MeisterTask
Gantt Charts
Daylite
8.0
MeisterTask
Scheduling
Daylite
9.0
MeisterTask
Workflow Automation
Daylite
6.0
MeisterTask
8.0
Team Collaboration
Daylite
7.0
MeisterTask
8.7
Document Management
Daylite
3.0
MeisterTask
Email integration
Daylite
9.0
MeisterTask
8.3
Mobile Access
Daylite
8.0
MeisterTask
7.0
Support for Agile Methodology
Daylite
MeisterTask
7.7
Timesheet Tracking
Daylite
MeisterTask
9.5

Professional Services Automation

Daylite
4.0
MeisterTask
Integration with accounting software
Daylite
4.0
MeisterTask

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

MeisterTask

  • The learning curve is really short compared to other software that is related to this.
  • It is very easy to manage several projects at the same time, thus saving time in the work process.
  • Managing the elements of the list is very comfortable since its interface allows everything to work in an orderly manner based on what I want to put as important for me.
  • It has versions that are adapted to any type of company or if you want to give a personal use because it also has an option based on what you want to do with MeisterTask.
Stella Olsson | 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

MeisterTask

  • Some detailed task definitions may be difficult to implement.
  • Those using traditional project tools may find MeisterTask a little bit superficial and scattered.
  • Often you may need additional tools to complete the inefficiencies of Kanban board (no analytics for team performance, lack of time planning, etc.).
  • Reports and analytics are limited.
Anonymous | TrustRadius Reviewer

Support Rating

Daylite

No score
No answers yet
No answers on this topic

MeisterTask

MeisterTask 8.5
Based on 2 answers
Meister task is a great project management app. However, I moved to a move extensive project management tool for our growing team
Robyn Mays | 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

MeisterTask

We have tried a lot of tools and we still use quite a lot, but only MeisterTask is the one we could not replace with any others. We use some other software for our personal planning, but when it comes to professional project management and collaboration, we simply choose MeisterTask.
Kinga Odziemek | 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

MeisterTask

  • MeisterTask saves me a lot of time in communicating about various tasks of a project. The activity chat feature lets me communicate with other members of my team without having to be in the same location as them, and increasing our productivity.
  • It has caused me to use some additional time though, and create a Gantt chart myself instead of being able to use a built-in feature.
  • MeisterTask is great for letting us organize and keep track of all aspects of a project and make sure each one gets done by its respective due date.
Tyler Grudowski | TrustRadius Reviewer

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Pricing Details

Daylite

General

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

Daylite Editions & Modules

Additional Pricing Details

MeisterTask

General

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

MeisterTask Editions & Modules

Edition
MeisterTask Pro8.251
Business20.751
  1. per user/per month
Additional Pricing Details
Discounts are available for education and non-profit organisations.

Rating Summary

Likelihood to Recommend

Daylite
8.0
MeisterTask
7.9

Support Rating

Daylite
MeisterTask
8.5

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