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Find out what your peers are saying about Liferay Digital Experience Platform vs. Slack and other solutions. Updated: March 2020.
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Pros
"We chose Liferay because it is open-source and that we can make any number of users apply, register into the system and use the system, as opposed to other solutions where the cost is based on user licenses. This is one of the most attractive features.""The solution is easy to install.""The look and feel and the user interface are great."

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"Slack makes it easy for employees to contact each other and exchange documents or information.""The most valuable feature for me was the different channels.""The feature that I have found most valuable is communication between team members.""The most valuable features are video conferencing and sharing content during meetings.""With respect to being a clean and efficient communications platform, I think that it does the job quite well.""The most valuable feature is the screen sharing, which works well."

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Cons
"The documentation provided needs to be more detailed. It's sometimes hard to develop things because the documentation is so sparse.""The integration and configuration need to be simplified.""The plugins should be more affordable."

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"Slack does not have videoconferencing capabilities, which would have been nice.""I have found it cumbersome to create and set up groups, or channels.""Customization is something that Slack is lacking.""I would like the text in chat to be more customizable.""I would like the in-meeting content sharing facility to be improved.""I would like to see a special feature for multiple people to collaborate on a document, working on it at the same time."

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Pricing and Cost Advice
  • "It's an open-source structure. Other costs are for professional services to integrate Liferay to other existing systems."
  • "Licensing costs can be very expensive."
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  • "We use the free version that does not have a license."
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    Also Known As
    Liferay DXP
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    Overview
    Liferay Digital Experience Platform is an enterprise-grade platform that enables companies to create and connect personalized digital experiences across web, mobile, social, in store and other touchpoints. It provides the technical foundation (deep integration, security and modularity) for your digital business to orchestrate unique customer experiences, as well as business value features to support a deeper understanding of your customers.

    Slack is where work happens. It’s a digital workspace that powers your organization — all the pieces and the people — so you can get things done.

    Slack brings all your communication together in one place. It's real-time messaging, archiving and search for modern teams.

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    Sample Customers
    Adidas, Carrefour, Cisco Systems, Danone, Fujitsu, Lufthansa Flight Training, Siemens, Société Générale and the United Nations
    Strava, The New York Times, Spotify, Blue Bottle Coffee Company, Eventbrite, Box, Circa, Stripe
    Top Industries
    REVIEWERS
    Government19%
    Financial Services Firm13%
    Comms Service Provider13%
    University13%
    VISITORS READING REVIEWS
    Computer Software Company29%
    Comms Service Provider21%
    Financial Services Firm9%
    Government8%
    REVIEWERS
    Marketing Services Firm26%
    Financial Services Firm11%
    Computer Software Company11%
    Government5%
    VISITORS READING REVIEWS
    Computer Software Company26%
    Comms Service Provider18%
    Financial Services Firm11%
    Government7%
    Company Size
    REVIEWERS
    Small Business39%
    Midsize Enterprise16%
    Large Enterprise45%
    REVIEWERS
    Small Business68%
    Midsize Enterprise10%
    Large Enterprise23%
    Find out what your peers are saying about Liferay Digital Experience Platform vs. Slack and other solutions. Updated: March 2020.
    564,643 professionals have used our research since 2012.

    Liferay Digital Experience Platform is ranked 2nd in Web Content Management with 4 reviews while Slack is ranked 3rd in Enterprise Social Software with 6 reviews. Liferay Digital Experience Platform is rated 7.6, while Slack is rated 7.8. The top reviewer of Liferay Digital Experience Platform writes "Open source portal platform for multiple user access, but the integration and configuration need to be simplified ". On the other hand, the top reviewer of Slack writes "A clean and efficient communications platform that is good for large teams". Liferay Digital Experience Platform is most compared with Adobe Experience Manager, Drupal, SharePoint, WordPress and HCL Digital Experience, whereas Slack is most compared with Symphony, Atlassian Confluence, ChatWork, SharePoint and Workplace by Facebook. See our Liferay Digital Experience Platform vs. Slack report.

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