Azure DevOps vs Basecamp: What are the differences?
Developers describe Azure DevOps as "Services for teams to share code, track work, and ship software". Azure DevOps provides unlimited private Git hosting, cloud build for continuous integration, agile planning, and release management for continuous delivery to the cloud and on-premises. Includes broad IDE support. On the other hand, Basecamp is detailed as "The leading web-based project management and collaboration tool". Basecamp is a project management and group collaboration tool. The tool includes features for schedules, tasks, files, and messages.
Azure DevOps and Basecamp can be primarily classified as "Project Management" tools.
Some of the features offered by Azure DevOps are:
- Agile Tools: kanban boards, backlogs, scrum boards
- Reporting: dashboards, widgets, Power BI
- Git: free private repositories, pull requests
On the other hand, Basecamp provides the following key features:
- Basecamp is super fast and famously easy to use.
- Basecamp helps you get caught up if you’ve been away.
- Have full control of who sees which projects.
"Complete and powerful" is the primary reason why developers consider Azure DevOps over the competitors, whereas "Team collaboration (non-tech)" was stated as the key factor in picking Basecamp.
9GAG, Groupon, and thoughtbot are some of the popular companies that use Basecamp, whereas Azure DevOps is used by Schlumberger, Poq, and simplement-e. Basecamp has a broader approval, being mentioned in 124 company stacks & 53 developers stacks; compared to Azure DevOps, which is listed in 79 company stacks and 68 developer stacks.