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Score 9.5 out of 100
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Score 7.7 out of 100

Likelihood to Recommend

Flowdock

Flowdock is well suited for small teams and to environments that doesn't need too much reliability. I think it has some management problems that can make your life difficult if you have to manage a big amount of users. If you want just a tool communication with basic features (without using any integration or robust features) it can be suitable for you. You should try Flowdock using its free version for a small team and compare with others similar products. Flowdock delivers team chat and collaboration features, but is not necessarily the best product. Maybe some usability problems that disturb me won't be so relevant to you.
Vinicius Lima | TrustRadius Reviewer

HighQ

HighQ Collaborate is well suited to situations where a law firm maintains numerous documents for a client and the client needs access to them on a regular basis.For example, we may store the client's minute book (which is relatively common for a large corporate law firm to do), but the client may need access to documents in that minute book on a regular basis.Likewise, we have an internal system at the firm for hosting digital versions of closing books, however, many clients would not have a similar system because they would only receive closing books irregularly. USBs get lost and the client might not want to put the closing book on the main server where anyone can access it. By putting the closing book on the extranet site, the individuals in the client's organization who should be able to access the closing book can do so.
Anonymous | TrustRadius Reviewer

Feature Rating Comparison

Project Management

Flowdock
4.9
HighQ
8.1
Task Management
Flowdock
6.7
HighQ
8.0
Gantt Charts
Flowdock
3.0
HighQ
Scheduling
Flowdock
4.0
HighQ
8.0
Workflow Automation
Flowdock
2.0
HighQ
9.0
Mobile Access
Flowdock
7.2
HighQ
9.2
Search
Flowdock
5.7
HighQ
9.6
Visual planning tools
Flowdock
6.0
HighQ
5.0

Communication

Flowdock
3.8
HighQ
8.6
Chat
Flowdock
8.9
HighQ
9.0
Notifications
Flowdock
7.7
HighQ
9.0
Discussions
Flowdock
7.7
HighQ
9.0
Surveys
Flowdock
2.0
HighQ
6.0
Internal knowledgebase
Flowdock
1.0
HighQ
10.0
Integrates with GoToMeeting
Flowdock
1.0
HighQ
Integrates with Gmail and Google Hangouts
Flowdock
1.0
HighQ
Integrates with Outlook
Flowdock
1.0
HighQ

File Sharing & Management

Flowdock
7.8
HighQ
9.4
Video files
Flowdock
8.0
HighQ
9.0
Audio files
Flowdock
8.0
HighQ
9.0
Document collaboration
Flowdock
8.0
HighQ
9.2
Access control
Flowdock
8.0
HighQ
9.2
Advanced security features
Flowdock
7.0
HighQ
10.0
Versioning
Flowdock
HighQ
10.0

Pros

Flowdock

  • Mobile app experience
  • Software integrations
  • Notifications
Kyle Golembiewski | TrustRadius Reviewer

HighQ

  • Document sharing. This product makes it easy to upload, review and organize documents related to a particular project or matter.
  • Permissions. Collaborate allows very granular permissions to be assigned for shared documents and administrative activities such as workflows.
  • Reliability. The product is cloud-based and rarely, if ever, unavailable.
Anonymous | TrustRadius Reviewer

Cons

Flowdock

  • One thing a little bit annoying is that a lot of links to others Flowdock sections (preferences, external services, etc) will open a new window/tab. Each click may take you to a new window and you can get lost easily.
  • There isn't a quick access list to members of your organization to start a private chat. I took a while to find how to do that. The interface and usability could be better.
  • There isn't an app for Windows Phone.
  • Sometimes you try to load some conversation and it doesn't show anything. It is not frequently but happens sometimes.
Vinicius Lima | TrustRadius Reviewer

HighQ

  • It is just not that exciting. We host documents on there for clients but the extranet sites have ultimately turned out to not be a product that our clients are clamoring for or that we are regularly pushing.
Anonymous | TrustRadius Reviewer

Likelihood to Renew

Flowdock

Flowdock 10.0
Based on 1 answer
I go with the flow because I'm a newer employee and Flowdock works as advertised. If it were my decision to choose a team communciator for the organization, I'd recommend we go with Slack for its robust features and ever-changing/evolving software integrations. Slack is the outright innovator in the space and will continue to hold that role for some time.
Kyle Golembiewski | TrustRadius Reviewer

HighQ

No score
No answers yet
No answers on this topic

Support Rating

Flowdock

No score
No answers yet
No answers on this topic

HighQ

HighQ 10.0
Based on 2 answers
The interface is easy to use and overall the software seems pretty robust (I haven't had any crashes yet), so I haven't had to use the support very often. Likewise, I don't think I've ever had a client e-mail me with questions or issues - the software is pretty idiot-proof.
Anonymous | TrustRadius Reviewer

Alternatives Considered

Flowdock

Slack is a similar software.
Private chat or channels are well implemented in both softwares and both are also very easy to setup.
Besides of some usability problemas I think Flowdock is still better than Slack in this user experience and design.
The second point is the price. Flowdock is half price of Slack ($3/month). If you are a student or a non-profit organization, you are able to get some special license.
Vinicius Lima | TrustRadius Reviewer

HighQ

I feel that HighQ does not really have any real competition in this space because it simply accomplishes its goals far better than the competition at lower cost, while requiring less training and administration.
Anonymous | TrustRadius Reviewer

Return on Investment

Flowdock

  • Our company uses it by default.
  • I enjoy the ability to communicate outside of text messages...keeps the conversation on in it's own bucket.
Kyle Golembiewski | TrustRadius Reviewer

HighQ

  • Permits fairly simple administration by a single person for hundreds of Extranets
  • One shop stopping for reliable, secure document sharing and signing with external parties
  • Simple enough to use that internal and external users do not need training to take advantage of the product.
Anonymous | TrustRadius Reviewer

Pricing Details

Flowdock

General

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

HighQ

General

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

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