WikiMatrix

Feature Comparison

General FeaturesConfluence DetailsMediaWiki DetailsMoinMoin Details
Version 5.2 1.20.1 1.9.9
Last Release Date 13th August, 2013 2012-11-30 2016-10-31
Author Atlassian Magnus Manske, Brion Vibber, Lee Daniel Crocker, Tim Starling, Erik Möller, and others. moinmo.in
URL www.atlassian.com www.mediawiki.org moinmo.in
Free and Open Source No Yes Yes
License Commercial + Free personal/open source project/community use GPL GPL
Programming Language Java PHP Python
Data Storage Database Database Files
License Cost/ Fee starting at US $10 installed (unlimited wikis) 0 0
Development status Mature Mature Mature
Intended Audience Enterprise + Technical Teams End Users/Desktop, Education Everybody with <<100.000 pages. :)
Hosting FeaturesConfluence DetailsMediaWiki DetailsMoinMoin Details
Storage Quota Unlimited does not applydoes not apply
Bandwidth Quota   does not applydoes not apply
Other Limits No does not applydoes not apply
Topic Restrictions No does not applydoes not apply
Corporate Branding Yes does not applydoes not apply
Own Domain Optional does not applydoes not apply
Ads allowed No does not applydoes not apply
System RequirementsConfluence DetailsMediaWiki DetailsMoinMoin Details
Operating System Windows, Linux and Unix variants *nix, Windows, Mac OS X UNIX, Windows, MacOS X, probably any platform with Python 2.3+
Root Access No No No
Webserver Apache Tomcat Any with PHP support Standalone, WSGI (e.g. Apache+mod_wsgi) - others like CGI, FastCGI, SCGI, AJP, ... via middlewares
Other Requirements Oracle JDK 1.6.0_4+ none None
DatastorageConfluence DetailsMediaWiki DetailsMoinMoin Details
Text Files No No Yes
MySQL Yes Yes No
PostgreSQL Yes Yes No
Oracle Yes Yes No
SQLite No Yes No
BerkeleyDB No No No
RCS No No No
Other   No No
Security/Anti-SpamConfluence DetailsMediaWiki DetailsMoinMoin Details
Page Permissions Yes Yes Yes
ACL Yes No Yes
Authentication Backends LDAP, NTLM, Siteminder, CAS and more Yes modular, scriptable. OpenID, ldap/AD, http, cookie, ssl client cert, interwiki, others possible
Host Blocking No Yes Yes
Mail Encryption Optional Plugin Optional
nofollow Optional Optional No
Blacklist No Yes Yes
CAPTCHA Yes Plugin Optional
Delayed Indexing No No No
Development/SupportConfluence DetailsMediaWiki DetailsMoinMoin Details
Commercial Support Yes, 37 listed Yes, 77 listed Yes, 15 listed
Preconfigured Hosting Yes Yes Yes
Code Repository Source included with commercial license svn.wikimedia.org see moinmo.in
Issue Tracker jira.atlassian.com bugzilla.wikimedia.org see moinmo.in
Mailing List www.atlassian.com lists.wikimedia.org see moinmo.in
Support Forum answers.atlassian.com mwusers.com see moinmo.in
IRC Channel   www.mediawiki.org see moinmo.in
Common FeaturesConfluence DetailsMediaWiki DetailsMoinMoin Details
Preview Yes Yes Yes
Minor Changes Yes Yes Yes
Change Summary Yes Yes Yes
Page History Yes Yes Yes
Page Revisions Unlimited Unlimited Unlimited
Revision Diffs Between all Between all Between all
Page Index Yes Yes Yes
Plugin System Yes Yes Yes
Special FeaturesConfluence DetailsMediaWiki DetailsMoinMoin Details
Unicode Support Yes Yes Yes
Right-to-Left Support No Yes Yes
Interface Languages 15 languages
Danish, German, Greek, English, Spanish, Finnish, French, Hungarian, Japanese, Korean, Portuguese, Russian, Swahili, Chinese, Chinese Traditional
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 Optional Yes
Comments Threaded Discussion Pages Discussion Pages
Categories Yes Yes Yes
Namespaces Yes Yes No
Page Redirection Plugin Yes Yes
Conflict Handling Conflict Resolution Conflict Resolution Conflict Resolution
Search Full Text Full Text Full Text
Wiki Farming Yes Plugin Yes
Structured Data Plugin Plugin No
LinksConfluence DetailsMediaWiki DetailsMoinMoin Details
CamelCase Yes No Yes
Freelinks Yes Yes Yes
Backlinks Yes Yes Yes
InterWiki Optional Yes Yes
SisterWiki No No Yes
Image Links Yes Yes Yes
Windows Shares Yes No Yes
Page Redirects Plugin Yes Yes
Syntax FeaturesConfluence DetailsMediaWiki DetailsMoinMoin Details
HTML Tags Optional Some Some
Math formulas Plugin Yes Plugin
Tables simple + complex simple + complex complex
CREOLE support No No Yes
Markdown Support No No No
Textile Support Yes No No
BBCode Support No No No
Emoticon Images Yes Optional Yes
Syntax Highlighting Yes Plugin Yes
Footnotes Plugin Yes Yes
Quoting Yes No No
Internal Comments Plugin Yes Yes
Custom styles Yes Yes Yes
FAQ Tags Yes No No
Scripting Macros, plugins, widgets, JavaScript and more Optional plugins, see comment ---------------->
Content Includes Yes Yes Yes
Feed Aggregation Yes Plugin No
UsabilityConfluence DetailsMediaWiki DetailsMoinMoin Details
Section Editing No Yes No
Page Templates Yes Yes Yes
Double-Click Edit No Optional Yes
Toolbar Yes Yes Yes
WYSIWYG Editing Yes Plugin Yes
Access Keys Yes Yes Optional
Auto Signature No Yes Yes
StatisticsConfluence DetailsMediaWiki DetailsMoinMoin Details
Recent Changes Yes Yes Yes
Wanted Pages Yes Yes Yes
Orphaned Pages Yes Yes Yes
Most/Least Popular Yes Yes Yes
Recent Visitors No Plugin No
Analysis Yes Optional Yes
OutputConfluence DetailsMediaWiki DetailsMoinMoin Details
HTML HTML 4 XHTML 1.0 Transitional HTML 4
CSS Stylesheets Yes Yes Yes
Printer Friendly Print CSS Print CSS Print CSS
Mobile Friendly Plugin No Yes
Themes & Skins Yes Yes Yes
RSS Feeds Yes Yes Yes
ATOM Feeds Yes Yes No
Abbreviations No No No
Auto-TOC Yes Yes Yes
Raw Export Yes Yes Yes
HTML Export Yes Yes Yes
XML export Yes Yes Yes
PDF Export Yes Plugin Plugin
Media and FilesConfluence DetailsMediaWiki DetailsMoinMoin Details
File Attachments Yes Yes Yes
Media Revisions Yes Yes No
Embedded Flash Yes Plugin Yes
Embedded Video Yes Plugin Yes
Image Editing Plugin No Yes
SVG Editing Plugin No Yes
MindMap Editing Plugin Plugin No
Media Search Contents Keywords Contents
ExtrasConfluence DetailsMediaWiki DetailsMoinMoin Details
Calendar Plugin Plugin Yes
Image Galleries Yes Yes Plugin
Forums Plugin Plugin No
Blogs Yes No No
Ticket System Plugin No No
Syntax ExamplesConfluence DetailsMediaWiki DetailsMoinMoin Details
Internal Link
[Page Title]
[Link Title|Page Title#anchor]
[~username]
[^attachment.doc]
[[a link]]
[[a link|with title]]
CamelCaseLink or [[free link]]

[[target|label|params]]
External Link
[http://www.example.com]
[Link Title|http://www.example.com]
[Shortcut Link|PageName@otherwiki]
[http://example.org The title]
http://google.de/ or
[[http://google.de/ | Google]] or
file://///server/share/file
Headlines
h1. Top Level Heading
h2. Smaller Heading
h6. Smallest Heading
==Section==
===Subsection===
====Sub-subsection====
= Level 1 =
== Level 2 ==
=== Level 3 ===
==== Level 4 ====
===== Level 5 =====
Bold Format
*bold*
'''bold'''
'''bold'''
'''strong emphasised'''
Italics Format
_italics_
''italic''
''italic''
''emphasised''
Underline Format
+underline+
<u>underlined</u>
__underline__
Monospace Format
{{monospace}}
<tt>monospace</tt>
`monospaced`
Strikethrough Format
-strikethrough-
<s>strikethrough</s>
--(strikethrough)--
Superscript Format
^superscript^
<sup>superscript</sup>
^superscript^
Subscript Format
~subscript~
<sub>subscript</sub>
,,subscript,,
Images  
[[Image:wiki.png]]
{{http://foo.bar/foo.jpg}}
{{attachment:foo.jpg | alt text}}
{{target|alt|params}}
Aligning Text  
<center>Centered</center>
only in tables:
||<(> left ||<:> middle ||<)> right ||
Text Indentation  
: indented line
  indented text
Bulleted Lists
* one
** one-two
* two
* three
* Item 1
** Item 1.2
* Item 2
 * Item 1
  * Item 1.1
 * Item 2
Numbered Lists
# one
## one-two
# two
# three
# Item 1
## Item 1.2
# Item 2
 1. Item 1
  a. Item 1.a
 1. Item 2
Definition Lists  
; term : definition
 term:: definition
Horizontal Rule
----
----
----
-----
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