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Score 9.7 out of 100

Likelihood to Recommend

OpenText Hightail

Hightail is my go-to source when I need to send large files that would never fit as regular attachments. That being said, sometimes there are files that would perfectly fit as attachments but I want the security that Hightail provides when sending sensitive or private material. It's very comforting knowing that the content I'm sending is only being received and viewed by the intended parties. It's also comforting for my clients when it's THEIR content that I'm sending for review.
Daniel Shatzkes CEO Entrepreneur, Manufacturer, Musician | TrustRadius Reviewer

Statuspage

StatusPage is well suited for notifications on services and products. If you need to have a passive way to notify users, internal staff, or executives on the status of SaaS services, StatusPage is a low barrier way to do this with minimal setup and maintenance.StatusPage is not well suited for scenarios in which you want info kept private. If StatusPage is updated, the subscribers to those alerts will be notified so you just want to make sure you're addressing the right audience with updates.
Anonymous | TrustRadius Reviewer

Feature Rating Comparison

Project Management

OpenText Hightail
8.3
Statuspage
9.5
Task Management
OpenText Hightail
8.2
Statuspage
9.0
Scheduling
OpenText Hightail
7.6
Statuspage
10.0
Workflow Automation
OpenText Hightail
8.0
Statuspage
10.0
Mobile Access
OpenText Hightail
7.9
Statuspage
10.0
Search
OpenText Hightail
9.2
Statuspage
9.0
Visual planning tools
OpenText Hightail
8.9
Statuspage
9.0

Communication

OpenText Hightail
7.8
Statuspage
8.0
Notifications
OpenText Hightail
8.0
Statuspage
10.0
Discussions
OpenText Hightail
8.4
Statuspage
2.0
Integrates with Gmail and Google Hangouts
OpenText Hightail
7.0
Statuspage
9.0
Integrates with Outlook
OpenText Hightail
7.6
Statuspage
Chat
OpenText Hightail
Statuspage
10.0
Internal knowledgebase
OpenText Hightail
Statuspage
9.0

File Sharing & Management

OpenText Hightail
8.6
Statuspage
10.0
Versioning
OpenText Hightail
7.9
Statuspage
Video files
OpenText Hightail
9.3
Statuspage
Audio files
OpenText Hightail
9.3
Statuspage
Document collaboration
OpenText Hightail
9.7
Statuspage
Access control
OpenText Hightail
8.3
Statuspage
10.0
Advanced security features
OpenText Hightail
9.1
Statuspage
10.0
Integrates with Google Drive
OpenText Hightail
6.8
Statuspage
Device sync
OpenText Hightail
8.0
Statuspage

Pros

OpenText Hightail

  • It’s great for sending large-sized art files for print
  • It’s secure and files can be easily tracked
  • I like that it tells you how long it will take for the desired file to upload
Saryia Green | TrustRadius Reviewer

Statuspage

  • Interface is very intuitive and easy to use with very little training.
  • Ability to customize messaging for events and notify before, during and after maintenance.
  • Integrations with app like Twitter and Slack.
  • Ability to automate all our maintenance notifications.
Anonymous | TrustRadius Reviewer

Cons

OpenText Hightail

  • I wish the screen would auto refresh faster, but that could be an issue with our bandwidth or IT pipeline and not the product.
  • I'd like a quicker way to get people up to speed than giving them a link to watch a multitude of videos and tutorials.
Richard Peterson | TrustRadius Reviewer

Statuspage

  • StatusPage is nice because it keeps a rolling update on the previous statuses, but when it displays in Hipchat it just shows the last update.
Anonymous | TrustRadius Reviewer

Support Rating

OpenText Hightail

No score
No answers yet
No answers on this topic

Statuspage

Statuspage 10.0
Based on 1 answer
Support is very responsive although we haven't had to contact them in a time of emergency, all of our support inquiries were answered in a timely manner and usually resolved with their first response. Support responsiveness played a big role in our decision since if we need help during downtime, we can't really afford to wait.
Anonymous | TrustRadius Reviewer

Alternatives Considered

OpenText Hightail

We looked at Dropbox because it's very well known in the industry and widely used. We didn't use it for a couple of reasons. First, our server security presented too many challenges and our IT director nixed the idea. Secondly, a lot of people used DropBox for personal use and we thought it could be confusing to have to navigate between the two choices. Hightail offers a single sign-in that can be shared amongst users so there is never a conflict between personal and professional use.
Lisa Moughan | TrustRadius Reviewer

Statuspage

I would say StatusPage on its own is a great service. StatusPage for Hipchat can only be used with that specific chat client. But on its own StatusPage can be integrated with many tools, like Slack, email notifications, text notifications, etc.I don't know of a tool that compares with StatusPage. You could essentially host your own status site with Greed Yellow or Red statuses, but you would be missing out on the robustness of a tool that keeps historical data, uptime, and segregates services based on components.
Anonymous | TrustRadius Reviewer

Return on Investment

OpenText Hightail

  • Team members can view and give feedback on videos, which is very useful.
  • The storage really can't be overstated. It's great.
  • It's generally pretty affordable for how much you can host on their server.
Sarah Bandy | TrustRadius Reviewer

Statuspage

  • We were able to quickly train our entire support team to use this tool in less than 30 minutes, both to schedule maintenance and publish unexpected downtime. The product is so user friendly that it takes very little training to use proficiently.
  • Ease of integrations with existing services and software like Twitter and Slack allow us to reach further with our notification without creating new intake channels for stakeholders.
Anonymous | TrustRadius Reviewer

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Pricing Details

OpenText Hightail

General

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

OpenText Hightail Editions & Modules

Edition
Lite$01
Pro$152
BusinessCustom2
Teams$303
  1. 100MB per file upload
  2. per user, per month
  3. per user/per month
Additional Pricing Details
Lite: Send large files with anyone. Files are limited to 100MB for each file size uploaded, 2GB storage max. Files expire after 7 days. Pro: Send large files with anyone and set advanced security permissions such as expiration dates and access codes. Files are limited to 25GB for each file size uploaded, with unlimited storage. Teams: Send large files, collaborate in real-time and manage creative projects with your team. The Hightail Teams plan allows you to purchase multiple users online (from 1-30 users per organization) and allows users to send file sizes up to 50GB with unlimited storage. The Teams plan also includes features such as file previews, organization, annotations, version control, discussions, follow-ups, approval routing and more. Business: Create unlimited visual project folders (called a Space) with collaboration and project management features such as approval routing and assigning to-dos, upload unlimited files up to 100GB each, protect them with access codes and manage user permissions., plus intuitive admin controls , detailed activity analysis for your entire company, advanced organization options and priority support.

Statuspage

General

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

Statuspage Editions & Modules

Additional Pricing Details

Rating Summary

Likelihood to Recommend

OpenText Hightail
9.3
Statuspage
10.0

Support Rating

OpenText Hightail
Statuspage
10.0

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