Drupal vs. SharePoint

As of June 2019, Drupal is ranked 3rd in Web Content Management with 5 reviews vs SharePoint which is ranked 1st in Web Content Management with 40 reviews. The top reviewer of Drupal writes "Some of the valuable features include Custom distributions, localization, and analytics". The top reviewer of SharePoint writes "The metadata services, the WCF service integration and the Voxel feature are three most valuable elements of this solution". Drupal is most compared with SharePoint, Atlassian Confluence and Liferay Digital Experience Platform . SharePoint is most compared with Atlassian Confluence, OpenText ECM and Box. See our Drupal vs. SharePoint report.
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13,172 views|5,620 comparisons
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74,795 views|31,476 comparisons
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Ivailo Kadiiski
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Pros
It is good for big projects.You can build websites on it very quickly.

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For any organization with more than one person in it, if they are trying to organize things to let people in the company know what others are doing, then this solution is good for them.The online editing capabilities, file sharing, auditing, information security, ease of solution management, and the easy user adaptation to the platform are the most valuable features.The workflow feature is valuable because it enables us to cascade responsibilities.It has helped us with storing all the documents, which means that people are not going to intervene. There is a way of extracting knowledge within documentation and tracking it. There are knowledge assets for where documentation is stored, indexed and searchable through SharePoint.The metadata services, the WCF service integration and the Voxel feature are three most valuable elements of this solution.Tech support tops off as excellent.It is very stable.The ability to have version control and co-editing is vital to our workflows.

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Cons
It is a little bit simplified.Digital experience features like target, segmentation, and campaign management have a long way to go.

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I would like a simpler, more cost-effective solution for connecting data sources with workflows and BI tools, or data mining tools.The way to change the version of the files in SharePoint should be improved. The method of synchronizing files from local to cloud can also use improvement.Workflow is something that can become more intelligent.Search can be improved a lot because we are always trying to compare it with Google Search. Beyond that, it would be helpful to tag the documents.The initial setup was very complex.I understand that some functions are lost when you store the information in a file system, so maybe that's a way SharePoint can improve.SharePoint sometimes cannot handle the amount of co-editing that we do.Needs improvement on the user interface.

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For this type of solution, it is not wise to buy it without Software Assurance.The pricing works for us.The cost is expensive, but worthwhile.We have purchased add-ons to handle multiple site collections, form creation, and design.The data classification and search elements are cheap.The replacement costs for it are cheaper if you use only SharePoint.It is very expensive.‚ÄčLicensing can be by server or by seat.

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Ranking
3rd
Views
13,172
Comparisons
5,620
Reviews
11
Average Words per Review
423
Avg. Rating
8.1
1st
Views
74,795
Comparisons
31,476
Reviews
40
Average Words per Review
317
Avg. Rating
7.5
Top Comparisons
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Also Known As
SharePoint 2007, SharePoint 2010
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Drupal
Microsoft
Overview
Drupal is an open source content management platform powering millions of websites and applications

SharePoint is a Microsoft-based platform for building web applications. It covers a widerange of capabilities and while it is appropriate for experienced webdevelopers, even non-technical minded users can easily navigate through thesystem and execute functions such as collaborating data, managing documents andfiles, creating websites, managing social networking solutions, and automatingworkflow.

Major areas that SharePoint deals with are websites,communities, content, search, insights, and composites. The purpose is to give usersthe ability to create or develop these key business components on their owneven without technical knowledge of, for example, how to build a website or howto integrate coding. Configuring SharePoint into a business's system is meantto cut out all of the complicated steps, and pave the way for easierimplementation all around.

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Sample Customers
BMJ, The Economist, New Republic, SpaceX, Lush, Danone, Tesla Motors, Peugeot, Stanford Law, Harvard, Oxford University, MIT Media Lab, The Beatles, MTV UK, The Weather Channel, NBC, BBC, grammy.com, Mus_e du Louvre, Whitehouse.gov, London.gov.uk, Gouvernment.fr, New Zealand Government, The Prince of Wales, British Council, NYC Metropolitan Transport Authority, Gatwick Obviously Toyota, Aeroports de Paris, ASBBank Ltd., Barking, Havering and Redbridge University Hospitals, CambridgeshireConstabulary, D&M Group, NPL Construction Company, and The Regional Municipality of Niagara.
Top Industries
REVIEWERS
Marketing Services Firm20%
Non Profit20%
Media Company20%
Manufacturing Company10%
REVIEWERS
Financial Services Firm15%
University11%
Comms Service Provider9%
Energy/Utilities Company9%
VISITORS READING REVIEWS
Financial Services Firm32%
Insurance Company9%
University7%
Government6%
Company Size
REVIEWERS
Small Business42%
Midsize Enterprise33%
Large Enterprise24%
REVIEWERS
Small Business36%
Midsize Enterprise22%
Large Enterprise42%
VISITORS READING REVIEWS
Small Business31%
Midsize Enterprise17%
Large Enterprise52%
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