- Many different options for authentication, including credential validation only, user detail synchronization, and more
- Many different levels of access control, including, user, group, and application-level
- Sometimes can be a little slow with synchronizing user details.
- The user interface can be a little confusing.
For companies that are already using other Atlassian systems, then Atlassian Crowd will fit in very well. This is especially the case if the company is not yet big enough to use LDAP for user management, Atlassian Crowd can act as a temporary solution until the company outgrows it, as it is much easier and simpler than LDAP.