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Score 7.4 out of 100
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Score 8.5 out of 100

Likelihood to Recommend

OpenText MBPM

Metastorm is well-suited for scenarios in which internal stress testing an application is needed in a hurry before showcasing it to potential customers. It supports different views of the process from Swimlane perspective, so different methodologies can be handled. It is an Enterprise level tool and handles both small and large projects quite well, although smaller companies may be stressed out by the amount of time it takes to properly maintain the application.
Anonymous | TrustRadius Reviewer

webMethods BPM

No answers on this topic

Feature Rating Comparison

Reporting & Analytics

OpenText MBPM
6.9
webMethods BPM
Dashboards
OpenText MBPM
7.7
webMethods BPM
Standard reports
OpenText MBPM
9.0
webMethods BPM
Custom reports
OpenText MBPM
4.0
webMethods BPM

Process Engine

OpenText MBPM
7.3
webMethods BPM
Process designer
OpenText MBPM
8.3
webMethods BPM
Process simulation
OpenText MBPM
7.3
webMethods BPM
Business rules engine
OpenText MBPM
9.0
webMethods BPM
SOA support
OpenText MBPM
6.0
webMethods BPM
Process player
OpenText MBPM
7.0
webMethods BPM
Support for modeling languages
OpenText MBPM
8.0
webMethods BPM
Form builder
OpenText MBPM
6.7
webMethods BPM
Model execution
OpenText MBPM
6.3
webMethods BPM

Collaboration

OpenText MBPM
7.2
webMethods BPM
Social collaboration tools
OpenText MBPM
7.2
webMethods BPM

Content Management Capabilties

OpenText MBPM
6.0
webMethods BPM
Content management
OpenText MBPM
6.0
webMethods BPM

Pros

OpenText MBPM

  • Complex routing of tasks based on calculated criteria
  • Linking between tasks and accessing relevant information
  • Organising, scheduling and prioritising
  • Different views for different people
Peter Green | TrustRadius Reviewer

webMethods BPM

No answers on this topic

Cons

OpenText MBPM

  • The Metastorm process engine is based on an older version of .NET. Updating to a newer version would resolve several known issues with .NET email functionality.
  • Metastorm builds web pages at run time. While the UI presented to the end user is fine, the Document Object Model is convoluted and subject to change with new releases. Providing a more simplified DOM or at very least a custom function to replace document.getElementById() would make client-side scripting a much more powerful tool.
  • One function that I've seen Metastorm competitors do well, is email wizards. Having a WYSIWYG email editor would be really nice.
Eden Mack | TrustRadius Reviewer

webMethods BPM

No answers on this topic

Likelihood to Renew

OpenText MBPM

OpenText MBPM 8.0
Based on 4 answers
There are other products that seem to be a better fit for future initiatives.
Matt Temple | TrustRadius Reviewer

webMethods BPM

No score
No answers yet
No answers on this topic

Usability

OpenText MBPM

OpenText MBPM 9.0
Based on 1 answer
Although it is intuitive to use it does require training
Harish Rajput | TrustRadius Reviewer

webMethods BPM

No score
No answers yet
No answers on this topic

Support Rating

OpenText MBPM

OpenText MBPM 10.0
Based on 1 answer
Great customer service for an API support related query
Harish Rajput | TrustRadius Reviewer

webMethods BPM

No score
No answers yet
No answers on this topic

Alternatives Considered

OpenText MBPM

We found that OpenText MBPM held its own quite well against IBM BPM. We ended up choosing OpenText MBPM due to the analytics, complex routing, and the ease of SOA service integration. Furthermore, the ability to quickly develop simple User interfaces make this tool a daily component of our most-used toolbox components.
Anonymous | TrustRadius Reviewer

webMethods BPM

No answers on this topic

Return on Investment

OpenText MBPM

  • The development of the ticketing system has enabled us to greatly improve customer relationships
  • The scheduling and allocation of the tasks has reduced both the number of open tickets and the turnaround time to resolution
  • Management information from the system has improved decision making
Peter Green | TrustRadius Reviewer

webMethods BPM

No answers on this topic

Pricing Details

OpenText MBPM

General

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

webMethods BPM

General

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

Rating Summary

Likelihood to Recommend

OpenText MBPM
7.3
webMethods BPM

Likelihood to Renew

OpenText MBPM
8.0
webMethods BPM

Usability

OpenText MBPM
9.0
webMethods BPM

Support Rating

OpenText MBPM
10.0
webMethods BPM

Implementation Rating

OpenText MBPM
10.0
webMethods BPM

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