Jamf Pro vs. Rippling

Overview
ProductRatingMost Used ByProduct SummaryStarting Price
Jamf Pro
Score 9.3 out of 10
N/A
Jamf Pro (formerly Casper Suite) is designed to automate device management for users while driving end-user productivity and creativity. According to the vendor, it is the EMM tool that delights IT pros and the users they support by delivering on the promise of unified endpoint management for Apple devices.N/A
Rippling
Score 8.5 out of 10
N/A
Rippling gives businesses one place to run HR, IT, and Finance. It brings together all of the workforce systems that are normally scattered across a company, like payroll, expenses, benefits, and computers. This enables users to manage and automate every part of the employee lifecycle in a single system. For example, when onboarding a new employee, Rippling can take a new hire from anywhere in the world and set up their payroll, corporate card, computer, benefits, and even third-party…
$8
starting price per user, per month
Pricing
Jamf ProRippling
Editions & Modules
No answers on this topic
Recommended
$8.00
starting price per user, per month
Offerings
Pricing Offerings
Jamf ProRippling
Free Trial
YesNo
Free/Freemium Version
NoNo
Premium Consulting/Integration Services
YesYes
Entry-level Setup FeeNo setup feeNo setup fee
Additional Details$3.33 per month per iOS device $6.25 per month per Mac Education and volume discounts available. Onboarding 3-Day for Mac + iOS: $7,500 2-Day for Mac only: $6,000 4hr Remote for iOS only: $750 Billed AnnuallyFor additional pricing details visit the Rippling pricing page.
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Features
Jamf ProRippling
Human Resource Management
Comparison of Human Resource Management features of Product A and Product B
Jamf Pro
-
Ratings
Rippling
7.7
544 Ratings
2% below category average
Employee demographic data00 Ratings7.7361 Ratings
Employment history00 Ratings7.6378 Ratings
Job profiles and administration00 Ratings8.0437 Ratings
Workflow for transfers, promotions, pay raises, etc.00 Ratings8.1369 Ratings
Organizational charting00 Ratings7.6459 Ratings
Organization and location management00 Ratings8.0388 Ratings
Compliance data (COBRA, OSHA, etc.)00 Ratings7.1294 Ratings
Payroll Management
Comparison of Payroll Management features of Product A and Product B
Jamf Pro
-
Ratings
Rippling
8.3
587 Ratings
3% above category average
Pay calculation00 Ratings8.4509 Ratings
Off-cycle/On-Demand payment00 Ratings8.0313 Ratings
Benefit plan administration00 Ratings8.4533 Ratings
Direct deposit files00 Ratings8.9515 Ratings
Salary revision and increment management00 Ratings8.1349 Ratings
Reimbursement management00 Ratings7.7290 Ratings
Leave and Attendance Management
Comparison of Leave and Attendance Management features of Product A and Product B
Jamf Pro
-
Ratings
Rippling
8.6
505 Ratings
7% above category average
Approval workflow00 Ratings8.8482 Ratings
Balance details00 Ratings8.7444 Ratings
Annual carry-forward and encashment00 Ratings8.2304 Ratings
Employee Self Service
Comparison of Employee Self Service features of Product A and Product B
Jamf Pro
-
Ratings
Rippling
8.5
627 Ratings
5% above category average
View and generate pay and benefit information00 Ratings8.9589 Ratings
Update personal information00 Ratings9.1616 Ratings
View company policy documentation00 Ratings8.5494 Ratings
Employee recognition00 Ratings7.7298 Ratings
View job history00 Ratings8.4417 Ratings
Asset Management
Comparison of Asset Management features of Product A and Product B
Jamf Pro
-
Ratings
Rippling
7.1
228 Ratings
9% below category average
Tracking of all physical assets00 Ratings7.1228 Ratings
HR Reporting
Comparison of HR Reporting features of Product A and Product B
Jamf Pro
-
Ratings
Rippling
7.6
251 Ratings
0% above category average
Report builder00 Ratings7.5244 Ratings
Pre-built reports00 Ratings7.4229 Ratings
Ability to combine HR data with external data00 Ratings7.8194 Ratings
Onboarding
Comparison of Onboarding features of Product A and Product B
Jamf Pro
-
Ratings
Rippling
8.4
414 Ratings
6% above category average
New hire portal00 Ratings8.6406 Ratings
Manager tracking tools00 Ratings8.2288 Ratings
Performance and Goals
Comparison of Performance and Goals features of Product A and Product B
Jamf Pro
-
Ratings
Rippling
8.2
159 Ratings
1% above category average
Corporate goal setting00 Ratings8.3134 Ratings
Individual goal setting00 Ratings8.4142 Ratings
Line-of sight-visibility00 Ratings7.7137 Ratings
Performance tracking00 Ratings8.4141 Ratings
Performance Management
Comparison of Performance Management features of Product A and Product B
Jamf Pro
-
Ratings
Rippling
8.3
188 Ratings
5% above category average
Performance plans00 Ratings7.9163 Ratings
Performance improvement plans00 Ratings8.0153 Ratings
Review status tracking00 Ratings8.7162 Ratings
Review reminders00 Ratings8.8177 Ratings
Multiple review frequency00 Ratings8.2146 Ratings
Succession Planning
Comparison of Succession Planning features of Product A and Product B
Jamf Pro
-
Ratings
Rippling
8.4
146 Ratings
6% above category average
Create succession plans/pools00 Ratings8.3122 Ratings
Candidate ranking00 Ratings8.3128 Ratings
Candidate search00 Ratings8.8134 Ratings
Candidate development00 Ratings8.1125 Ratings
Recruiting / ATS
Comparison of Recruiting / ATS features of Product A and Product B
Jamf Pro
-
Ratings
Rippling
8.4
166 Ratings
8% above category average
Job Requisition Management00 Ratings8.6127 Ratings
Company Website Posting00 Ratings8.4124 Ratings
Publish to Social Media00 Ratings7.9114 Ratings
Job Search Site Posting00 Ratings8.9117 Ratings
Duplicate Candidate Prevention00 Ratings8.2118 Ratings
Applicant Tracking00 Ratings8.6123 Ratings
Notifications and Alerts00 Ratings8.3151 Ratings
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User Ratings
Jamf ProRippling
Likelihood to Recommend
9.9
(181 ratings)
7.9
(667 ratings)
Likelihood to Renew
9.1
(8 ratings)
9.1
(6 ratings)
Usability
5.6
(14 ratings)
8.5
(664 ratings)
Availability
9.1
(2 ratings)
9.1
(1 ratings)
Performance
9.1
(2 ratings)
9.1
(1 ratings)
Support Rating
6.8
(52 ratings)
7.7
(597 ratings)
In-Person Training
9.1
(2 ratings)
-
(0 ratings)
Online Training
9.1
(1 ratings)
-
(0 ratings)
Implementation Rating
7.3
(5 ratings)
9.1
(1 ratings)
Configurability
9.1
(2 ratings)
-
(0 ratings)
Ease of integration
9.1
(2 ratings)
-
(0 ratings)
Product Scalability
9.1
(2 ratings)
9.1
(1 ratings)
Vendor post-sale
9.1
(2 ratings)
-
(0 ratings)
Vendor pre-sale
9.1
(2 ratings)
-
(0 ratings)
User Testimonials
Jamf ProRippling
Likelihood to Recommend
Jamf Software, LLC
It's well suited for firms with large or growing fleet of devices. I can only say about macOS device management, as for mobile devices we have a different solution. But I had a chance to play around with mobile device management using Jamf on one of the trainings using Sandbox, and I can say that you can totally use it for managing iOS/iPadOS/Android devices as well.
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Rippling
Rippling shines in companies that prioritize streamlined HR operations and user-friendly experiences. It's ideal for: Growing companies: Easily manage HR as teams expand. Efficiency seekers: Automate tasks to save time and resources. Simple HR needs: Focus on core functionalities without overwhelm. Rippling might not be best for: Highly complex HR: Unique processes may require specialized solutions. Cloud-based hesitation: Some prefer traditional on-premises systems. Large international workforce: Current focus is on the US.
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Pros
Jamf Software, LLC
  • Jamf Pro's Self Service is a great mechanism for making software available to end uses as they need it.
  • Jamf Pro is also great for creating plans called PreStage Enrollments that allow for computers to skip many of the setup screens, as well as automating account creation.
  • Jamf Pro in combination with Apple Automated Device Enrollment (formerly DEP) allows for devices to supervised and managed, this combination allows for locking, remote wipe of devices, and finding locations of devices when put into lost mode.
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Rippling
  • Clean UI - there is no ambiguity about what function each button will perform.
  • Very easy to navigate. It is not difficult to find what is being looked for.
  • Single location for multiple functions. This is great for me as there is one central hub for all professional admin matters. Saving me valuable time that I can better spend on more pressing work matters.
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Cons
Jamf Software, LLC
  • Training options are terrific, but costly.
  • Finding what you need in Jamf Pro can be tough at times. The interface is not what I would call friendly.
  • You'll need static credentials for Jamf Pro. They don't integrate with the Jamf Account, and it doesn't offer 2FA. SSO is an option, but it's not simple to set up.
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Rippling
  • The immediate learning curve of working with workflows and recipes
  • Building Reports from scratch can be fairly tedious and time consuming. Not streamlined because of having to drill down click by click.
  • I am still mystified by all of the formulas that can be used to make custom reports. Rippling is robust and it takes a lot to learn what it can really do.
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Likelihood to Renew
Jamf Software, LLC
We stepped away and are looking at different products that integrate with our entire fleet MDM solution rather than focusing specifically on Apple products. An all in one solution fits our needs better and is more cost-effective in the long run. Jamf Pro needs to improve some features and support but overall its a good product.
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Rippling
Rippling continues to innovate and amaze me with their new innovations and features. Product feedback is taken seriously so I always give it whenever I can and end up seeing results. Rippling is the new wave of HRIS that cannot compare against others in the industry just due to the fact they are super user friendly!
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Usability
Jamf Software, LLC
Jamf Pro has done pretty much anything we've needed with little setup headache. If we hit a wall, the Jamf user community and tech support departments both are more than willing to help solve problems. Tech support is excellent, but the surprising thing is the user base is by far the biggest resource. Jamf users love to help each other, by directly chatting about issues, posting best practices, or just posting info on the forums.
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Rippling
Great product, easy to use. We've had great employee buy in at this point, and want to continue to partner with Rippling to make the live of our employees easier, more productive, and get them back to the professional roles they are good at, while offering the administrative support they need through an HRIS.
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Reliability and Availability
Jamf Software, LLC
No answers on this topic
Rippling
I like that the availability in using Rippling at any given time is useful to me. Getting on the site freely when I need gives me security of knowing that I can be in control of viewing health insurance and hours information. I have yet to get any errors in using the Rippling app.
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Performance
Jamf Software, LLC
No answers on this topic
Rippling
Rippling's performance has been great, no errors or glitches yet so far. I am confident that Going from one page to the next and all its complexity usage does not lag or times out, it works effectively and efficiently. While using Rippling and other apps it does not tend to slow it down, works great. No complaints.
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Support Rating
Jamf Software, LLC
Jamf Support is very responsive and usually assists in any challenge we are tackling. They are also very transparent when they are allowed to be. I personally love our Jamf Pro support rep and don't fear messaging their support team.
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Rippling
Overall customer support for Rippling have been excellent anytime that I have emailed. Their team responds usually within the day and have a great explanation on the issue and the recommendation on how to proceed going forward. I feel that the person that responds actually have a vested interest and truly cares about the issue/problem that you have.
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In-Person Training
Jamf Software, LLC
They made me more comfortable using the product.
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Rippling
No answers on this topic
Online Training
Jamf Software, LLC
The training session was beneficial because it expanded my knowledge about Jamf products and really learn what I am capable of doing with Jamf Pro in terms of managing Apple computers and devices. Immediately after the training course, I was able to implement what I learn to our cloud instance.
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Rippling
No answers on this topic
Implementation Rating
Jamf Software, LLC
the on-site training and implementation was a huge boon
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Rippling
No answers on this topic
Alternatives Considered
Jamf Software, LLC
We have a two-page document [that] identifies all the key features and functionality that we rely on while using Jamf Pro to manage our Mac fleet. Each time we're asked to compare and contrast other client management platforms, they all come up quite short of being able to provide the same functionality that we rely on with Jamf Pro. From there we then have to consider [the] cost for additional products to fill the gap, or lower our users' expectations. That is a non-starter.
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Rippling
Proof was much more convoluted and not easy to maneuver. Also all the platforms could not relate to each other and so nothing was streamlined in its approach. Also things seemed to lag and was not very up to date when it needed to be. I feel rippling has simplified their processes
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Scalability
Jamf Software, LLC
No answers on this topic
Rippling
I can go on here and see all my hours and pto plus health benefits. I like to have the work handbook handy to refer to legal things. How to work my role within it's limits. Being able to put in my hours and view when they are approved is a huge benefit for me.
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Return on Investment
Jamf Software, LLC
  • Jamf Pro has allowed us to minimize the time it takes to deploy devices. We can use zero-touch deployment methodologies which allow devices to go directly to end users and allow end users to get up and running without needing IT's help.
  • We have implemented both a third-party & macOS patching service, which allows us to ensure all apps and versions of macOS are updated and secure.
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Rippling
  • The organization of information increased the business efficiency
  • Employee can search for themselves, leaving HR to do the things they need to be productive
  • Access 24/7 thru mobile app allows employee to function when they have the opportunity leaving the normal work hours for other business.
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ScreenShots

Jamf Pro Screenshots

Screenshot of Jamf Pro (formerly Casper Suite) Dashboard

Rippling Screenshots

Screenshot of Rippling Dashboard: Employees' home for their payroll, benefits, documents, devices, expenses, and apps.Screenshot of Rippling Payroll: Runs payroll in 90 seconds. Pays employees and contractors around the world. Automatic tax filing.Screenshot of Rippling Benefits Administration: Management of employees' Medical, Dental, Vision, 401K, FSA, HSA, and commuter benefits.Screenshot of Rippling Single Sign-On: Employees can access all of their SaaS apps in one click from their Rippling dashboard.Screenshot of Rippling’s Time & Attendance platform integrates with the rest of the product suite so that when employees clock in, their approved hours automatically synced with payroll and accounting systems.Screenshot of Rippling Mobile Device Management: To manage employees' computers and devices 100% remotely.