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MS SharePoint

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Likelihood to Recommend

MS SharePoint

If you work with teams of people and need a good way to work collaboratively that I would easily recommend MS SharePoint. It makes working remotely a breeze. You can share, save, store, and edit files live with any users on your team. You can keep on track with project calendars. It is a great tool for project management and planning.It might not be a great tool for an organization that already has a solution for data sharing and a robust planning program. If you are using something like Jira or Trello you may have some of these pieces already. I think SharePoint is well suited to do a lot of things very well but it may be redundant if you have solutions for some of these problems already. If you have a staff that is more functional and less techy then you will probably want to have at least one or two staff members that are proficient enough to run the SharePoint and keep it cleaned up.
Anonymous | TrustRadius Reviewer

SAP Jam

When you need to create a private, secure space for individuals to collaborate or work on a project together, SAP Jam does a great job at bringing people together and giving them a space to work together in. There are also great ways to provide learning opportunities (including sharing webinars or other educational content)
Anonymous | TrustRadius Reviewer

Feature Rating Comparison

Project Management

MS SharePoint
7.1
SAP Jam
6.5
Task Management
MS SharePoint
7.3
SAP Jam
Gantt Charts
MS SharePoint
6.3
SAP Jam
Scheduling
MS SharePoint
7.2
SAP Jam
Workflow Automation
MS SharePoint
6.9
SAP Jam
Mobile Access
MS SharePoint
7.6
SAP Jam
5.0
Search
MS SharePoint
7.6
SAP Jam
8.0
Visual planning tools
MS SharePoint
7.0
SAP Jam

Communication

MS SharePoint
7.3
SAP Jam
8.0
Chat
MS SharePoint
6.6
SAP Jam
9.0
Notifications
MS SharePoint
7.9
SAP Jam
9.0
Discussions
MS SharePoint
7.6
SAP Jam
10.0
Surveys
MS SharePoint
6.9
SAP Jam
6.0
Internal knowledgebase
MS SharePoint
8.3
SAP Jam
6.0
Integrates with GoToMeeting
MS SharePoint
7.0
SAP Jam
Integrates with Gmail and Google Hangouts
MS SharePoint
5.8
SAP Jam
Integrates with Outlook
MS SharePoint
8.7
SAP Jam

File Sharing & Management

MS SharePoint
8.3
SAP Jam
8.3
Versioning
MS SharePoint
8.5
SAP Jam
8.0
Video files
MS SharePoint
8.0
SAP Jam
7.0
Audio files
MS SharePoint
8.1
SAP Jam
7.0
Document collaboration
MS SharePoint
8.8
SAP Jam
8.0
Access control
MS SharePoint
8.8
SAP Jam
10.0
Advanced security features
MS SharePoint
8.4
SAP Jam
10.0
Integrates with Google Drive
MS SharePoint
7.2
SAP Jam
Device sync
MS SharePoint
8.8
SAP Jam

Pros

MS SharePoint

  • Content Storage - Gives great features that allow you to house content, images, documentation, spreadsheets, and other assets in a well organized manner
  • Privacy Settings - Does a great job of ensuring that you can customize very specifically how you want your content accessed, read, by whom, and takes into consideration how sensitive your data is
  • Ease of Access - Because MS Sharepoint is part of the Office 365 suite, it's very easy for users accross the entire organization to access Sharepoint direction from their web browser
Anonymous | TrustRadius Reviewer

SAP Jam

  • Managing members with the communities is easy (including inviting them to join).
  • Publishing and editing content is easy with the platform.
  • The interface is easy to use and navigate.
Anonymous | TrustRadius Reviewer

Cons

MS SharePoint

  • Collaboration sites, communication sites and hub sites have different features; would be nice if they had equal functionality
  • It would be nice if you can publish your work, but only have certain users view the published work
  • It would be nice if you can create menu bars on the top header in collaboration sites, the same way you can for communication sites and hub sites
  • It would be nice to have different folders for the different pages that are created
Melissa Rances, PMP | TrustRadius Reviewer

SAP Jam

  • Sometimes users get too many notifications from the system which can be overwhelming if they haven't set up their notifications to their standards.
  • Analytics on engagement aren't great.
Anonymous | TrustRadius Reviewer

Likelihood to Renew

MS SharePoint

MS SharePoint 9.8
Based on 21 answers
It's integral to our business. It's already included with most of the Office 365 licensing we buy, so the cost is effectively zero. It stores our files, it is the foundation for custom applications, and Microsoft only continues to enhance its functionality and its connections to other Microsoft tools. SharePoint just keeps getting better and better.
Anonymous | TrustRadius Reviewer

SAP Jam

SAP Jam 4.0
Based on 1 answer
We are moving toward other platforms that are meant more for virtual community, like Higher Logic. The customer support at SAP Jam is also lacking.
Anonymous | TrustRadius Reviewer

Usability

MS SharePoint

MS SharePoint 8.3
Based on 18 answers
No usability issues reported. Individual teams also have allocated areas which replace legacy shared drives on local LANs. Access to Sharepoint resources is fully integrated with corporate Active Directory with additional two-factor authentication required for administrative users. Users have access to Microsoft Services Hub which allows you to create, manage, and track support requests while staying current on Microsoft technologies with access to select self-paced learning paths
Anonymous | TrustRadius Reviewer

SAP Jam

SAP Jam 5.0
Based on 1 answer
It's an integrated platform that brings together a lot of different people from across the association to work on shared projects, etc. Given the various roles people play and the varying skill sets they bring to the table, the platform is fairly intuitive to use and easy to navigate around
Anonymous | TrustRadius Reviewer

Support Rating

MS SharePoint

MS SharePoint 8.7
Based on 18 answers
Support for SharePoint is quite good. Microsoft provides good support. Microsoft offers
  • Quick turnaround time for issues
  • A range of support services
  • Access to a network of resources
  • Escalation of issues
  • Ongoing development and commitment to produce enhancement
The majority of support is required for initial installation. Once complete and the system is operating we have had very few support issues.
Tim Daciuk | TrustRadius Reviewer

SAP Jam

SAP Jam 2.0
Based on 2 answers
We have to submit requests multiple times to get a response and it often feels like they go into a black hole. Because we don't have anyone in house really supporting the back-end of the platform, we rely on SAP Jam's support and development teams to help solve problems and improve the platform for us.
Anonymous | TrustRadius Reviewer

In-Person Training

MS SharePoint

MS SharePoint 4.5
Based on 1 answer
The face to face training I received was on SharePoint Administration. It was rushed as there was a lot of information to cover and the application of the labs weren't that great either. I like to be able to relate what I am learning to what I am currently doing.
Anonymous | TrustRadius Reviewer

SAP Jam

No score
No answers yet
No answers on this topic

Online Training

MS SharePoint

MS SharePoint 6.4
Based on 1 answer
I like to learn at my own pace and online training allows for that. Additionally, you can skip through pieces of content that you already know or are already comfortable with. Microsoft actually offers great videos on their website for basic fundamental SharePoint Training. I have used these training videos in some of my own training sessions with end users.
Anonymous | TrustRadius Reviewer

SAP Jam

No score
No answers yet
No answers on this topic

Implementation Rating

MS SharePoint

MS SharePoint 6.0
Based on 8 answers
Planning to the last detail would be advised. SharePoint is a very large application that takes a lot of finesse to get operational
Christopher Corbett | TrustRadius Reviewer

SAP Jam

No score
No answers yet
No answers on this topic

Alternatives Considered

MS SharePoint

I have not personally used any direct competitors to SharePoint as a whole. However, I have used Dropbox Business and Google Drive. While these do work well for file collaboration, they do not offer the website structure that SharePoint does. SharePoint also integrates directly with other Microsoft products in Office 365/Microsoft 365. This alone makes it worth considering over competitors.
Adam Friedli | TrustRadius Reviewer

SAP Jam

We actually probably moving to Higher Logic for our virtual community needs -- their interface is better and can more easily integrate with our website to provide a seamless experience for our users. We also want them to be able to toggle between our website and the community platform and it's not currently set up to do that well
Anonymous | TrustRadius Reviewer

Return on Investment

MS SharePoint

  • As SharePoint is one of the top content collaboration tool which is seamlessly integrated with all other products / solutions from Microsoft or externals, the productivity of employees in the organization can go like a sky rocket and we are witnessing it from the business.
  • As SharePoint provides scaling up/down at any point based on the business needs, any sized organization can choose the best plan according to their need and can leverage the scaling functionality at later stage
  • Business can use SharePoint solutions to automate repeated tasks/ process that they encounter daily and can avoid manual / repeat works
  • As SharePoint is more based out of web based product, network issues or fluctuations can be a challenge at times. However, Microsoft is really working on bringing standalone products that works without a network availability.
Anonymous | TrustRadius Reviewer

SAP Jam

  • Our constituents value community and this has enabled us to be able to bring people together in a secure, virtual space.
  • We are a national association and many of the people that need to collaborate on work projects aren't physically in the same place, so this virtual space has improved work output.
Anonymous | TrustRadius Reviewer

Pricing Details

MS SharePoint

General

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

MS SharePoint Editions & Modules

Edition
Plan 1$5.001
Plan 2$10.001
Office 365 E3$20.001
  1. Per User Per Month
Additional Pricing Details

SAP Jam

General

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

SAP Jam Editions & Modules

Additional Pricing Details

Rating Summary

Likelihood to Recommend

MS SharePoint
8.0
SAP Jam
5.0

Likelihood to Renew

MS SharePoint
9.8
SAP Jam
4.0

Usability

MS SharePoint
8.3
SAP Jam
5.0

Support Rating

MS SharePoint
8.7
SAP Jam
2.0

In-Person Training

MS SharePoint
4.5
SAP Jam

Online Training

MS SharePoint
6.4
SAP Jam

Implementation Rating

MS SharePoint
6.0
SAP Jam

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