WikiMatrix

Feature Comparison

General FeaturesClearspace DetailsConfluence Detailsikiwiki DetailsMediaWiki DetailsSharePoint Wiki Plus Details
Version 1.3 5.2 2.67 1.20.1 2.1.80 for MOSS, 13.1.00 for SP2010 and SP2013
Last Release Date 07/13/07 13th August, 2013 2008-10-17 2012-11-30 2013-13-08
Author Jive Software Atlassian Joey Hess and the ikiwiki community Magnus Manske, Brion Vibber, Lee Daniel Crocker, Tim Starling, Erik Möller, and others. KWizCom Corporation
URL www.jivesoftware.com www.atlassian.com ikiwiki.info www.mediawiki.org kwizcom.com
Free and Open Source No No Yes Yes No
License Commercial Commercial + Free personal/open source project/community use GPL GPL per server
Programming Language Java Java Perl PHP .NET - C#
Data Storage Database Database Files, RCS Database Database
License Cost/ Fee $29/user starting at US $10 installed (unlimited wikis) 0 0 $3200
Development status Mature Mature Mature Mature Mature
Intended Audience Corporate, Public, Private, Intranet Enterprise + Technical Teams Anyone End Users/Desktop, Education SharePoint users who desire enterprise wiki capabilities
Hosting FeaturesClearspace DetailsConfluence Detailsikiwiki DetailsMediaWiki DetailsSharePoint Wiki Plus Details
Storage Quota does not applyUnlimited does not applydoes not applydoes not apply
Bandwidth Quota does not apply  does not applydoes not applydoes not apply
Other Limits does not apply No does not applydoes not applydoes not apply
Topic Restrictions does not apply No does not applydoes not applydoes not apply
Corporate Branding does not apply Yes does not applydoes not applydoes not apply
Own Domain does not apply Optional does not applydoes not applydoes not apply
Ads allowed does not apply No does not applydoes not applydoes not apply
System RequirementsClearspace DetailsConfluence Detailsikiwiki DetailsMediaWiki DetailsSharePoint Wiki Plus Details
Operating System Unix, Mac OSX, Windows, Linux Windows, Linux and Unix variants Any *nix, Windows, Mac OS X Windows Server 2003/2008
Root Access Yes No No No Yes
Webserver J2EE Compliant Apache Tomcat Any, or none Any with PHP support Microsoft IIS
Other Requirements Java 1.5 Oracle JDK 1.6.0_4+   none SharePoint 2007/2010/2013 - All editions supported
DatastorageClearspace DetailsConfluence Detailsikiwiki DetailsMediaWiki DetailsSharePoint Wiki Plus Details
Text Files No No Yes No No
MySQL Yes Yes No Yes No
PostgreSQL Yes Yes No Yes No
Oracle Yes Yes No Yes No
SQLite No No No Yes No
BerkeleyDB No No No No No
RCS No No Yes No No
Other SQL Server, DB2     No MS SQL Server
Security/Anti-SpamClearspace DetailsConfluence Detailsikiwiki DetailsMediaWiki DetailsSharePoint Wiki Plus Details
Page Permissions Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes
ACL Yes Yes Yes No Yes
Authentication Backends LDAP, Active Directory LDAP, NTLM, Siteminder, CAS and more Built-in, HTTP auth, OpenID; extensible via plugins Yes Active Directory/Claims/.NET Authentication provider
Host Blocking No No Yes Yes Yes
Mail Encryption No Optional Yes Plugin No
nofollow No Optional No Optional No
Blacklist Yes No Yes Yes No
CAPTCHA Yes Yes No Plugin Optional
Delayed Indexing Yes No No No Yes
Development/SupportClearspace DetailsConfluence Detailsikiwiki DetailsMediaWiki DetailsSharePoint Wiki Plus Details
Commercial Support Yes, 5 listed Yes, 35 listed Yes, 1 listed Yes, 70 listed Yes, 1 listed
Preconfigured Hosting Yes Yes   Yes No
Code Repository   Source included with commercial license svn://ikiwiki.info/ikiwiki/trunk svn.wikimedia.org  
Issue Tracker   jira.atlassian.com ikiwiki.info ; ikiwiki.info bugzilla.wikimedia.org  
Mailing List   www.atlassian.com ikiwiki.info lists.wikimedia.org  
Support Forum www.jivesoftware.com/support answers.atlassian.com ikiwiki.info mwusers.com  
IRC Channel     ikiwiki.info www.mediawiki.org  
Common FeaturesClearspace DetailsConfluence Detailsikiwiki DetailsMediaWiki DetailsSharePoint Wiki Plus Details
Preview Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes
Minor Changes Yes Yes No Yes Yes
Change Summary Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes
Page History Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes
Page Revisions Unlimited Unlimited Unlimited Unlimited Unlimited
Revision Diffs Between all Between all Between all Between all To current
Page Index Yes Yes Plugin Yes Yes
Plugin System Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes
Special FeaturesClearspace DetailsConfluence Detailsikiwiki DetailsMediaWiki DetailsSharePoint Wiki Plus Details
Unicode Support Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes
Right-to-Left Support No No Yes Yes Yes
Interface Languages Not localized 15 languages
Danish, German, Greek, English, Spanish, Finnish, French, Hungarian, Japanese, Korean, Portuguese, Russian, Swahili, Chinese, Chinese Traditional
Not localized 140 languages
Afar, Abkhazian, Afrikaans, Amharic, Arabic, Assamese, Aymara, Azerbaijani, Bashkir, Byelorussian, Bulgarian, Bihari, Bislama, Bengali; Bangla, Tibetan, Breton, Catalan, Corsican, Czech, Welsh, Danish, German, Bhutani, Greek, English, Esperanto, Spanish, Estonian, Basque, Persian, Finnish, Fiji, Faroese, French, Frisian, Irish, Scots Gaelic, Galician, Guarani, Gujarati, Hausa, Hebrew, Hindi, Croatian, Hungarian, Armenian, Interlingua, Indonesian, Interlingue, Inupiak, Icelandic, Italian, Inuktitut, Japanese, Georgian, Kazakh, Greenlandic, Cambodian, Kannada, Korean, Kashmiri, Kurdish, Kirghiz, Latin, Lingala, Laothian, Lithuanian, Latvian, Lettish, Malagasy, Maori, Macedonian, Malayalam, Mongolian, Moldavian, Marathi, Malay, Maltese, Burmese, Nauru, Nepali, Dutch, Norwegian, Occitan, Oromo, Oriya, Punjabi, Polish, Pashto, Pushto, Portuguese, Brazilian Portuguese, Quechua, Rhaeto-Romance, Kirundi, Romanian, Russian, Kinyarwanda, Sanskrit, Sindhi, Sangho, Serbo-Croatian, Sinhalese, Slovak, Slovenian, Samoan, Shona, Somali, Albanian, Serbian, Siswati, Sesotho, Sundanese, Swedish, Swahili, Tamil, Telugu, Tajik, Thai, Tigrinya, Turkmen, Tagalog, Setswana, Tonga, Turkish, Tsonga, Tatar, Twi, Uighur, Ukrainian, Urdu, Uzbek, Vietnamese, Volapuk, Wolof, Xhosa, Yiddish, Yoruba, Zhuang, Chinese, Chinese Traditional, Zulu
 
Email notification Yes Yes Yes Optional Yes
Comments Threaded Threaded Discussion Pages Discussion Pages Threaded
Categories Yes Yes Plugin Yes Yes
Namespaces Yes Yes Yes Yes No
Page Redirection Yes Plugin No Yes Optional
Conflict Handling Conflict Resolution Conflict Resolution Conflict Resolution Conflict Resolution Conflict Detection
Search Full Text Full Text Full Text Full Text Full Text
Wiki Farming   Yes Yes Plugin Yes
Structured Data   Plugin   Plugin Yes
LinksClearspace DetailsConfluence Detailsikiwiki DetailsMediaWiki DetailsSharePoint Wiki Plus Details
CamelCase No Yes Plugin No No
Freelinks Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes
Backlinks Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes
InterWiki Yes Optional Plugin Yes Optional
SisterWiki No No Plugin No No
Image Links Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes
Windows Shares Yes Yes Yes No Yes
Page Redirects   Plugin   Yes Yes
Syntax FeaturesClearspace DetailsConfluence Detailsikiwiki DetailsMediaWiki DetailsSharePoint Wiki Plus Details
HTML Tags Some Optional Optional Some All
Math formulas No Plugin Plugin Yes No
Tables simple simple + complex simple + complex simple + complex simple + complex
CREOLE support No No No No No
Markdown Support No No Yes No No
Textile Support Yes Yes Plugin No No
BBCode Support Yes No No No No
Emoticon Images Yes Yes Plugin Optional Yes
Syntax Highlighting No Yes Plugin Plugin Yes
Footnotes No Plugin No Yes Optional
Quoting Yes Yes Yes No Yes
Internal Comments No Plugin Yes Yes Yes
Custom styles Plugin Yes Yes Yes Yes
FAQ Tags No Yes Yes No No
Scripting   Macros, plugins, widgets, JavaScript and more safe subset of HTML::Template supported via template plugin Optional javascript
Content Includes Plugin Yes Plugin Yes Yes
Feed Aggregation Plugin Yes Plugin Plugin Yes
UsabilityClearspace DetailsConfluence Detailsikiwiki DetailsMediaWiki DetailsSharePoint Wiki Plus Details
Section Editing No No No Yes Yes
Page Templates   Yes Yes Yes Yes
Double-Click Edit No No No Optional No
Toolbar Yes Yes No Yes Yes
WYSIWYG Editing Yes Yes No Plugin Yes
Access Keys Yes Yes No Yes Yes
Auto Signature No No No Yes Yes
StatisticsClearspace DetailsConfluence Detailsikiwiki DetailsMediaWiki DetailsSharePoint Wiki Plus Details
Recent Changes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes
Wanted Pages No Yes Plugin Yes Yes
Orphaned Pages No Yes Plugin Yes No
Most/Least Popular No Yes No Yes Yes
Recent Visitors No No No Plugin Yes
Analysis No Yes No Optional Yes
OutputClearspace DetailsConfluence Detailsikiwiki DetailsMediaWiki DetailsSharePoint Wiki Plus Details
HTML XHTML 1.0 Transitional HTML 4 XHTML 1.0 Strict XHTML 1.0 Transitional HTML 4
CSS Stylesheets Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes
Printer Friendly Print View Print CSS Print CSS Print CSS Print View
Mobile Friendly   Plugin Yes No No
Themes & Skins Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes
RSS Feeds Yes Yes Plugin Yes Yes
ATOM Feeds Yes Yes Plugin Yes No
Abbreviations No No No No Optional
Auto-TOC No Yes Plugin Yes Yes
Raw Export No Yes Yes Yes Yes
HTML Export No Yes Yes Yes Yes
XML export No Yes No Yes Yes
PDF Export Yes Yes No Plugin Yes
Media and FilesClearspace DetailsConfluence Detailsikiwiki DetailsMediaWiki DetailsSharePoint Wiki Plus Details
File Attachments Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes
Media Revisions Yes Yes Yes Yes No
Embedded Flash Optional Yes Optional Plugin Yes
Embedded Video Yes Yes Optional Plugin Yes
Image Editing No Plugin No No Yes
SVG Editing No Plugin No No Optional
MindMap Editing No Plugin No Plugin No
Media Search Keywords Contents Filenames only Keywords No
ExtrasClearspace DetailsConfluence Detailsikiwiki DetailsMediaWiki DetailsSharePoint Wiki Plus Details
Calendar   Plugin Plugin Plugin Yes
Image Galleries   Yes Plugin Yes Yes
Forums   Plugin   Plugin Yes
Blogs   Yes Yes No Yes
Ticket System   Plugin Yes No Yes
Syntax ExamplesClearspace DetailsConfluence Detailsikiwiki DetailsMediaWiki DetailsSharePoint Wiki Plus Details
Internal Link
[link]
[Page Title]
[Link Title|Page Title#anchor]
[~username]
[^attachment.doc]
[[internal]]
[[a link]]
[[a link|with title]]
[[SPD]]
[[SharePoint Designer | SPD]]
External Link
[http://example.com]
[http://www.example.com]
[Link Title|http://www.example.com]
[Shortcut Link|PageName@otherwiki]
[link text](http://example.org)
[http://example.org The title]
[http://en.wikipedia.org/]
[http://en.wikipedia.org Wikipedia]
Headlines
h1. 
h2. 
h3.
h4.
h5.
h1. Top Level Heading
h2. Smaller Heading
h6. Smallest Heading
Two syntaxes:

# heading 1
## heading 2
### heading 3

heading 1
=========

heading 2
---------
==Section==
===Subsection===
====Sub-subsection====
==Section==
===Subsection===
====Sub-subsection====
Bold Format
*bold*
*bold*
**bold**
__bold__
'''bold'''
'''Bold text'''
Italics Format
+italics+
_italics_
*emphasized*
_emphasized_
''italic''
''Italicized text''
Underline Format
_underline_
+underline+
via HTML: <u>underlined</u>
<u>underlined</u>
<u>underlined text</u>
Monospace Format  
{{monospace}}
`inline monospace`

    indented block of
    monospaced text

    tab-indented
    block
<tt>monospace</tt>
=monospaced text=
Strikethrough Format
--strikethrough--
-strikethrough-
via HTML: <del>deleted</del>
<s>strikethrough</s>
<s>strike through</s>
Superscript Format
3^rd^
^superscript^
via HTML: x<sup>2</sup>
<sup>superscript</sup>
<sup>superscript</sup>
Subscript Format
2~n~
~subscript~
via HTML: a<sub>1</sub>
<sub>subscript</sub>
<sub>subscript</sub>
Images
!imageURL!
 
![alt text](internal/image)
![alt text](http://example.org/external/image)
[[Image:wiki.png]]
[[Image:KWizCom-logo.gif|KWizCom – Knowledge Worker Components]]
Aligning Text      
<center>Centered</center>
<div align="right">
Text Indentation      
: indented line
<blockquote>
multi line text
</blockquote>
Bulleted Lists
* bullet 1
** bullet 1a
* bullet 2
* one
** one-two
* two
* three
* item 1
* item 2
  * item 2.1
  * item 2.2
* Item 1
** Item 1.2
* Item 2
* one
** one-two
* two
* three
Numbered Lists
# item 1
## item 1a
# one
## one-two
# two
# three
1. item 1
2. item 2
  1. item 1.1
42. the value doesn't matter
1. any value works
# Item 1
## Item 1.2
# Item 2
# one
## one-two
# two
# three
Definition Lists    
via HTML:
<dl>
<dt>term</dt>
<dd>definition</dd>
</dl>
; term : definition
 
Horizontal Rule
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***
___
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Any number > 3
- - - - - - - - - -
spaces don't matter
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Last updated2007-07-242013-08-222008-10-282012-11-302013-09-10