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Score 10 out of 100
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Score 9.7 out of 100

Likelihood to Recommend

Nextcloud

Nextcloud is well suited in any collaboration scenario where users wants to share comments and resources as well as organize events or work together.
It is also very well suited for non-profit organizations as it is free to use and very simple even for non-tech users.
I can't imagine scenarios where it might not be appropriate as running requirements are minimal (php, mysql) so even a single user could find benefit to use it as an alternative for basic icloud or gmail use (files with desktop and mobile clients, calendar and address book).
Joseph Costa | TrustRadius Reviewer

Screenhero (Discontinued)

  • Pair development
  • Knowledge Shares
  • Bug-reporting and explanation
  • Audio/voice integration WITH video share
  • Makes gaming very fun
  • Copy/Paste works flawlessly from my computer to another screenhero users computer.
  • Screenhero works with screen-recording software, so not only can I pair-develop, I can take video of a pair development session.
  • I can't think of any reason why Screenhero wouldn't be suited for any situation. I would say that they need to bring back the option for a native app capability outside of the slack app like they did during the Slack merge transition.
Anonymous | TrustRadius Reviewer

Feature Rating Comparison

File Sharing & Management

Nextcloud
9.7
Screenhero (Discontinued)
9.7
Versioning
Nextcloud
10.0
Screenhero (Discontinued)
Video files
Nextcloud
10.0
Screenhero (Discontinued)
9.0
Audio files
Nextcloud
10.0
Screenhero (Discontinued)
Document collaboration
Nextcloud
10.0
Screenhero (Discontinued)
10.0
Access control
Nextcloud
10.0
Screenhero (Discontinued)
10.0
File search
Nextcloud
8.0
Screenhero (Discontinued)
Device sync
Nextcloud
10.0
Screenhero (Discontinued)

Cloud Storage Security & Administration

Nextcloud
10.0
Screenhero (Discontinued)
User and role management
Nextcloud
10.0
Screenhero (Discontinued)
File organization
Nextcloud
10.0
Screenhero (Discontinued)

Project Management

Nextcloud
Screenhero (Discontinued)
8.0
Mobile Access
Nextcloud
Screenhero (Discontinued)
8.0
Visual planning tools
Nextcloud
Screenhero (Discontinued)
8.0

Communication

Nextcloud
Screenhero (Discontinued)
7.4
Chat
Nextcloud
Screenhero (Discontinued)
9.7
Notifications
Nextcloud
Screenhero (Discontinued)
2.9
Discussions
Nextcloud
Screenhero (Discontinued)
9.7

Pros

Nextcloud

  • File sharing (internal, public or federated).
  • One software, many activities (files, address book, calendar, chat, edit, email) ...
  • Groupware, sharing between users or groups is really easy and finely controlled.
  • Integrations and many apps.
Joseph Costa | TrustRadius Reviewer

Screenhero (Discontinued)

  • EASY! A simply to use and understand UI cannot be understated. I needed no additional training and did not need to reference and support documentation to pick up and use Screenhero with my team. It's easy to add new folks to connect with, easy to call them, easy to end the call, and so forth. I would liken the UI to a more sleek Yahoo Instant Messenger (for those who remember that service!).
  • Painless. I rarely ever had connectivity issues or grainy audio/video quality. When I did occasionally encounter that (rough guess maybe 1 in 20), it usually cleared itself up after a few seconds. I think it's only ever "locked up" on me twice, meaning I had to disconnect and reconnect in order for the issue to be resolved. Overall, a painless experience.
Harrison Bond | TrustRadius Reviewer

Cons

Nextcloud

  • Merge talk and file client apps on mobile devices.
Joseph Costa | TrustRadius Reviewer

Screenhero (Discontinued)

  • I'm not sure how to sign up right now. I guess until it's integrated into Slack as a full-blown feature it'll stay like that.
  • Most probably it'll be monetized as an extra feature.
  • This is true for most of the remote management solutions: security concerns. Slack had some break-ins in the past, giving remote control to your computer can be dangerous.
  • Another issue which is problematic for similar product too: watch out if there's an extra remote server is involved. Say you and your client you want to guide with Screenhero both log in to a remote server through RDP. Both the RDP and Screenhero capture hotkeys, and depenfing on if your other peer logs into screenhero on the server itself or his machine, things like copy-paste won't work because the RDP is interfering with the remote management software.
Csaba Toth | TrustRadius Reviewer

Support Rating

Nextcloud

Nextcloud 9.0
Based on 1 answer
I never needed support as everything always worked fine. The documentation on Nextcloud website is extensive and clear. The community is very active on the forum and should support you if you don't already find what you are looking for.
Joseph Costa | TrustRadius Reviewer

Screenhero (Discontinued)

No score
No answers yet
No answers on this topic

Alternatives Considered

Nextcloud

Even excluding the budget and privacy concerns, we selected Nextcloud for its simplicity of use and the UI is very clear.
It just does what it is supposed to do.
  • No license.
  • Much, much ease of use.
  • Not opening several windows.
  • No un-useful services.
  • No automatic update.
  • Control over data.
  • Open-source software.
  • Integrations.
Joseph Costa | TrustRadius Reviewer

Screenhero (Discontinued)

Screenhero being acquired by Slack was honestly the primary reason we selected it over TeamViewer. Our organization is heavily invested in Slack's enterprise solution, so choosing Screenhero was a pretty easy decision. On top of that, Screenhero delivers very well on its core competencies, so there doesn't seem to be a very good reason to not use it given its relationship with Slack.
Anonymous | TrustRadius Reviewer

Return on Investment

Nextcloud

  • We do not spend money on software license (unlike Office 365).
  • Very simple maintenance and upgrading.
  • Very simple backup and restore.
Joseph Costa | TrustRadius Reviewer

Screenhero (Discontinued)

  • Easier way to have conversations! It's quick and simple.
  • Skip the toneless slack conversation and hash it out over ScreenHero!
  • Screen sharing has been very beneficial.
Taylor Hansen | TrustRadius Reviewer

Screenshots

Screenhero (Discontinued)

Pricing Details

Nextcloud

General

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

Screenhero (Discontinued)

General

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

Rating Summary

Likelihood to Recommend

Nextcloud
10.0
Screenhero (Discontinued)
9.4

Support Rating

Nextcloud
9.0
Screenhero (Discontinued)

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