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4 Ratings
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Score 8.9 out of 100
4 Ratings
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Score 7.9 out of 100

Feature Set Ratings

  • ZenTao ranks higher in 1 feature set: Project Management

Project Management

6.5

Kanban Tool

65%
7.8

ZenTao

78%
ZenTao ranks higher in 8/14 features

Task Management

9.7
97%
11 Ratings
8.2
82%
4 Ratings

Resource Management

7.3
73%
8 Ratings
8.3
83%
2 Ratings

Gantt Charts

1.0
10%
3 Ratings
7.8
78%
4 Ratings

Scheduling

7.0
70%
9 Ratings
6.9
69%
4 Ratings

Workflow Automation

6.7
67%
9 Ratings
7.7
77%
4 Ratings

Team Collaboration

9.1
91%
11 Ratings
8.0
80%
4 Ratings

Support for Agile Methodology

8.0
80%
10 Ratings
8.9
89%
4 Ratings

Support for Waterfall Methodology

3.7
37%
6 Ratings
8.0
80%
2 Ratings

Document Management

4.5
45%
7 Ratings
7.5
75%
4 Ratings

Email integration

7.3
73%
9 Ratings
7.3
73%
4 Ratings

Mobile Access

8.4
84%
8 Ratings
6.6
66%
4 Ratings

Timesheet Tracking

7.6
76%
6 Ratings
N/A
0 Ratings

Change request and Case Management

7.6
76%
7 Ratings
9.0
90%
4 Ratings

Budget and Expense Management

3.0
30%
4 Ratings
N/A
0 Ratings

Professional Services Automation

5.8

Kanban Tool

58%

ZenTao

Feature Set Not Supported
N/A
Kanban Tool ranks higher in 4/4 features

Quotes/estimates

6.3
63%
4 Ratings
N/A
0 Ratings

Invoicing

4.7
47%
4 Ratings
N/A
0 Ratings

Project & financial reporting

3.0
30%
4 Ratings
N/A
0 Ratings

Integration with accounting software

9.0
90%
1 Rating
N/A
0 Ratings

Attribute Ratings

  • Kanban Tool is rated higher in 1 area: Likelihood to Recommend

Likelihood to Recommend

9.7

Kanban Tool

97%
11 Ratings
7.9

ZenTao

79%
4 Ratings

Likelihood to Renew

9.1

Kanban Tool

91%
2 Ratings

ZenTao

N/A
0 Ratings

Usability

6.0

Kanban Tool

60%
4 Ratings

ZenTao

N/A
0 Ratings

Support Rating

8.3

Kanban Tool

83%
8 Ratings

ZenTao

N/A
0 Ratings

Implementation Rating

8.2

Kanban Tool

82%
2 Ratings

ZenTao

N/A
0 Ratings

Likelihood to Recommend

Shore Labs

Kanban is well suited for a fast-paced working environment for larger teams who want continuous communication with users. Kanban is good for rapid development and daily meetings for updates and statuses. Kanban is less suited for smaller teams or groups who don't require collaboration and constant communication with involved users. Kanban is time-consuming and it takes additional effort outside of your regular work to maintain and manage the tool.
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Nature Easy Soft

I am very glad about the working speed of this tool. The comfort and support it has provided us in project management are worth appreciating because Project management is a big deal and using ZenTao has made it easy and fun for us as we can as a team better collaborate. But some of its features need to be fixed.
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Pros

Shore Labs

  • It provides a good basic overview of where tasks are on a timeline (particularly helpful for a pull-based approach).
  • It provides a good collaborative space to have multiple folks commenting on multiple tasks.
  • It does a good job of managing very basic visual elements of an agile development cycle.
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Nature Easy Soft

  • Story could be linked with product, sprint, test case, bug, which makes traceability so great.
  • Test module, with test case, case library, test request, test report, very detailed.
  • On-Premise available, the package is very small based on LAMPP
  • SaaS version even cheaper without your own IT maintenance support.
  • Price really affordable.
  • API call is easy, so that we could do customizations.
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Cons

Shore Labs

  • Kanban does not show the task or story clearly. You have to open the project separately to view the details of the project.
  • Kanban gives a higher level project management view but it lacks customization and personal settings features.
  • I would like to see Kanban provide mobile access to their tool, data, and board. This would be very useful for all companies and provide an increase in efficiency and productivity.
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Nature Easy Soft

  • The function of ZenTao mobile version is a little weak.
  • ZenTao users need to receive training before they start using the software, because for testers, the first use of the software may be a little complicated, and they cannot execute the same test case multiple times in the same test execution process.
  • Although there are many reports built in. But if you want to get the data yourself,You have to know how to write SQL to customize your reports, which can a little bit challenging.
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Pricing Details

Kanban Tool

Starting Price

$5 per month per user

Editions & Modules

Kanban Tool editions and modules pricing
EditionModules
Kanban Tool On-Site Enterprise10801
Kanban Tool On-Site Team6002
Kanban Tool Enterprise93
Kanban Tool Team54

Footnotes

  1. per year per 10-user pack
  2. per year per 10-user pack
  3. per month per user
  4. per month per user

Offerings

Free Trial
Free/Freemium Version
Premium Consulting/Integration Services

Entry-level set up fee?

No setup fee

Additional Details

ZenTao

Starting Price

$0

Editions & Modules

ZenTao editions and modules pricing
EditionModules

Footnotes

    Offerings

    Free Trial
    Free/Freemium Version
    Premium Consulting/Integration Services

    Entry-level set up fee?

    No setup fee

    Additional Details

    Likelihood to Renew

    Shore Labs

    We are more likely than not to renew our use of Kanban. Even with its limits, it still is a good product that fulfills our needs.
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    Nature Easy Soft

    No answers on this topic

    Usability

    Shore Labs

    Again, this is a strong tool for software teams using Agile that are distributed across multiple geographies. It can be good for co-located teams too, but there are better platforms on the market like JIRA that provide a more built-out story.
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    Nature Easy Soft

    No answers on this topic

    Support Rating

    Shore Labs

    This is the best tool I had a chance to work with- since I started to use it I saved a lot of time and I made my work go smoothly.
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    Nature Easy Soft

    No answers on this topic

    Alternatives Considered

    Shore Labs

    We've only tried JIRA Agile and KanbanFlow before. Kanban Tool was the one that our team actually liked and enjoyed working with. Also - it's been much easier to get started with and to understand than some of the other two (JIRA in particular). Although JIRA has many more features that we would have possibly used, the user feedback on it was so poor we were afraid that the negativity would create time wasted and less "job satisfaction" amongst the team.
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    Nature Easy Soft

    ZenTao defines bugs, tasks, and stories separately, not just an ISSUE. I can oversee the development from creating a Product Backlog to releasing the increment. I can also collect and record product feedback from the client and share with my team.
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    Return on Investment

    Shore Labs

    • Better communication and organization of ongoing projects.
    • We are a very small team, with many areas to work on. Having everything in one system gives us a lot of visibility.
    • Greatly reduced costs from using other tools that were much more expensive.
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    Nature Easy Soft

    • We are delivering projects on time and can keep an eye on the progress of our projects.
    • My team and I can better communicate on a project.
    • As it is [in my experience], buggy it sometimes results in disturbing the whole working of our company.
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