Redmine vs OpenProject: What are the differences?
Redmine: A flexible project management web application written using Ruby on Rails framework. Redmine is a flexible project management web application. Written using the Ruby on Rails framework, it is cross-platform and cross-database; OpenProject: Aa web-based project collaboration software. It is an open source software for project management with a wide set of features and plugins and an active international community.
Redmine and OpenProject can be categorized as "Project Management" tools.
Some of the features offered by Redmine are:
- Multiple projects support
- Flexible role based access control
- Flexible issue tracking system
On the other hand, OpenProject provides the following key features:
- Project planning and scheduling
- Task management
- Team collaboration
Redmine and OpenProject are both open source tools. It seems that Redmine with 3.49K GitHub stars and 1.89K forks on GitHub has more adoption than OpenProject with 3.26K GitHub stars and 1K GitHub forks.
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We were using a hosted version of Redmine to track defects and user stories originally. We migrated to Jira.
Jira was an easy decision for a number of reasons:
- It's much more "Scrum ready" straight out of the box
- It's so much easier to keep a track of progress (I love the reporting)
- It natively encourages you to adhere to Scrum/Agile/Kanban practices
- Atlassian has a fantastic DevOps ecosystem when considering the likes of Confluence and Bamboo etc
- So many integrations!
- Its UI is so intuitive which makes it an absolute pleasure to use!
I know there are alot of other tools in this space but not even considering anything else at the moment. Love Jira!
Our team has been using Redmine as our project management tools as well as bug tracking system at the very beginning. It's very easy to use although it is a little complex for new guys to set it up. Best of all, it's free and you can host it on your own server.
Used by IT team team to track all tickets for all products. All product defects, features and development tasks are entered in Redmine, categorized, and assigned to developers. All code releases are tracked along with the corresponding tickets within this system.