MediaWiki vs Microsoft SharePoint

Need advice about which tool to choose?Ask the StackShare community!

MediaWiki

165
76
+ 1
0
Microsoft SharePoint

373
255
+ 1
6
Add tool

MediaWiki vs SharePoint: What are the differences?

MediaWiki: A free and open-source wiki engine. It is a free server-based software. It is an extremely powerful, scalable software and a feature-rich wiki implementation that uses PHP to process and display data stored in a database, such as MySQL; SharePoint: Content collaboration for the modern workplace. It empowers teamwork with dynamic and productive team sites for every project team, department, and division. Share and manage content, knowledge, and applications to empower teamwork, quickly find information, and seamlessly collaborate across the organization.

MediaWiki can be classified as a tool in the "Knowledge Management" category, while SharePoint is grouped under "File Storage".

Get Advice from developers at your company using StackShare Enterprise. Sign up for StackShare Enterprise.
Learn More
Pros of MediaWiki
Pros of Microsoft SharePoint
    Be the first to leave a pro
    • 2
      Great online support
    • 1
      Perfect version control
    • 1
      Stable Platform
    • 1
      Seamless intergration with MS Office
    • 1
      Secure

    Sign up to add or upvote prosMake informed product decisions

    Cons of MediaWiki
    Cons of Microsoft SharePoint
      Be the first to leave a con
      • 2
        Rigid, hard to add external applicaions
      • 1
        User interface. Steep learning curve, old-fashioned

      Sign up to add or upvote consMake informed product decisions

      No Stats

      What is MediaWiki?

      It is a free server-based software. It is an extremely powerful, scalable software and a feature-rich wiki implementation that uses PHP to process and display data stored in a database, such as MySQL.

      What is Microsoft SharePoint?

      It empowers teamwork with dynamic and productive team sites for every project team, department, and division. Share and manage content, knowledge, and applications to empower teamwork, quickly find information, and seamlessly collaborate across the organization.

      Need advice about which tool to choose?Ask the StackShare community!

      Jobs that mention MediaWiki and Microsoft SharePoint as a desired skillset
      What companies use MediaWiki?
      What companies use Microsoft SharePoint?
      See which teams inside your own company are using MediaWiki or Microsoft SharePoint.
      Sign up for StackShare EnterpriseLearn More

      Sign up to get full access to all the companiesMake informed product decisions

      What tools integrate with MediaWiki?
      What tools integrate with Microsoft SharePoint?

      Sign up to get full access to all the tool integrationsMake informed product decisions

      What are some alternatives to MediaWiki and Microsoft SharePoint?
      WordPress
      The core software is built by hundreds of community volunteers, and when you’re ready for more there are thousands of plugins and themes available to transform your site into almost anything you can imagine. Over 60 million people have chosen WordPress to power the place on the web they call “home” — we’d love you to join the family.
      Confluence
      Capture the knowledge that's too often lost in email inboxes and shared network drives in Confluence instead – where it's easy to find, use, and update.
      DokuWiki
      It is a simple to use and highly versatile Open Source wiki software that doesn't require a database. It has clean and readable syntax. The ease of maintenance, backup and integration makes it an administrator's favorite. Built in access controls and authentication connectors make it especially useful in the enterprise context and the large number of plugins contributed by its vibrant community allow for a broad range of use cases beyond a traditional wiki.
      Drupal
      Drupal is an open source content management platform powering millions of websites and applications. It’s built, used, and supported by an active and diverse community of people around the world.
      XWiki
      It is a free wiki software platform written in Java with a design emphasis on extensibility. It is an enterprise wiki. It includes WYSIWYG editing, OpenDocument based document import/export, semantic annotations and tagging, and advanced permissions management.
      See all alternatives