Bugzilla vs. Lighthouse vs. FogBugz

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What is Bugzilla?

Bugzilla is a "Defect Tracking System" or "Bug-Tracking System". Defect Tracking Systems allow individual or groups of developers to keep track of outstanding bugs in their product effectively. Most commercial defect-tracking software vendors charge enormous licensing fees. Despite being "free", Bugzilla has many features its expensive counterparts lack.

What is Lighthouse?

Collaborate effortlessly on projects. Whether you’re a team of 5 or studio of 50, Lighthouse will help you keep track of your project development with ease. We give you all the tools you need to organize your tickets – custom states, a powerful tagging system, an advanced search, saved searches (we call them ticket bins), and a mass editing tool.

What is FogBugz?

FogBugz tracks bugs, issues, and customer support tickets through every stage of the development process. We built it to be quick and easy to use, so that your developers will actually use it. Over 20,000 teams from the world's best software companies use FogBugz because it keeps their developers productive and happy.


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Why do developers choose Lighthouse?
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Why do developers choose FogBugz?
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What are the cons of using Bugzilla?
No Cons submitted yet for Bugzilla
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What are the cons of using Lighthouse?
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What are the cons of using FogBugz?
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How much does Bugzilla cost?
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How much does FogBugz cost?
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What companies use Bugzilla?
6 companies on StackShare use Bugzilla
What companies use Lighthouse?
2 companies on StackShare use Lighthouse
What companies use FogBugz?
10 companies on StackShare use FogBugz


What tools integrate with Bugzilla?
5 tools on StackShare integrate with Bugzilla
What tools integrate with Lighthouse?
14 tools on StackShare integrate with Lighthouse
What tools integrate with FogBugz?
10 tools on StackShare integrate with FogBugz

What are some alternatives to Bugzilla, Lighthouse, and FogBugz?

  • JIRA - The project tracker for teams planning, building and launching great products.
  • GitKraken Glo - Easily track tasks and issues from inside popular dev tools
  • Bugify - Simple issue tracking for small teams

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