Comparison

Last Updated
2/26/2009
1/11/2009
12/25/2009
12/9/2009
System Requirements
Drupal 6.10
Joomla! 1.5.10
TikiWiki CMS/Groupware 4.1
WebGUI 7.7
Application Server
Apache
CGI
Apache
Apache
Approximate Cost
Free
Free
Free
Free
Database
MySQL
MySQL
MySQL
MySQL
License
Open Source
Open Source
Open Source
Open Source
Operating System
Platform Independent
Platform Independent
Platform Independent
Platform Independent
Programming Language
PHP
PHP
PHP
Perl
Root Access
No
No
No
Yes
Shell Access
No
No
No
Yes
Web Server
Apache
Apache
Apache
Apache
Security
Drupal 6.10
Joomla! 1.5.10
TikiWiki CMS/Groupware 4.1
WebGUI 7.7
Audit Trail
Yes
No
Yes
Yes
Captcha
Free Add On
Free Add On
Yes
Yes
Content Approval
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Email Verification
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Granular Privileges
Yes
No
Yes
Yes
Kerberos Authentication
No
No
No
No
LDAP Authentication
Free Add On
Yes
Yes
Yes
Login History
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
NIS Authentication
No
No
No
No
NTLM Authentication
Free Add On
No
No
No
Pluggable Authentication
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Problem Notification
No
No
No
Yes
Sandbox
No
No
Yes
Yes
Session Management
Yes
Yes
Limited
Yes
SMB Authentication
No
No
No
No
SSL Compatible
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
SSL Logins
No
Yes
Yes
Yes
SSL Pages
No
Yes
Limited
Yes
Versioning
Yes
Free Add On
Yes
Yes
Support
Drupal 6.10
Joomla! 1.5.10
TikiWiki CMS/Groupware 4.1
WebGUI 7.7
Certification Program
No
No
No
No
Code Skeletons
Yes
No
Yes
Yes
Commercial Manuals
Yes
Yes
No
Yes
Commercial Support
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Commercial Training
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Developer Community
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Online Help
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Pluggable API
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Professional Hosting
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Professional Services
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Public Forum
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Public Mailing List
Yes
No
Yes
Yes
Test Framework
Free Add On
Yes
Yes
Yes
Third-Party Developers
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Users Conference
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Ease of Use
Drupal 6.10
Joomla! 1.5.10
TikiWiki CMS/Groupware 4.1
WebGUI 7.7
Drag-N-Drop Content
Free Add On
No
No
Yes
Email To Discussion
Free Add On
Free Add On
Yes
Yes
Friendly URLs
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Image Resizing
Free Add On
Yes
Limited
Yes
Macro Language
Free Add On
Yes
Yes
Yes
Mass Upload
Free Add On
Yes
Yes
Yes
Prototyping
Limited
Yes
Yes
Yes
Server Page Language
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Site Setup Wizard
Limited
No
Yes
Yes
Spell Checker
Free Add On
No
Yes
Yes
Style Wizard
Limited
No
No
Yes
Subscriptions
Free Add On
Costs Extra
Yes
Yes
Template Language
Limited
Yes
Yes
Yes
UI Levels
No
Yes
Yes
Yes
Undo
Limited
No
Limited
Yes
WYSIWYG Editor
Free Add On
Yes
Yes
Yes
Zip Archives
No
No
Yes
Yes
Performance
Drupal 6.10
Joomla! 1.5.10
TikiWiki CMS/Groupware 4.1
WebGUI 7.7
Advanced Caching
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Database Replication
Limited
No
Limited
Yes
Load Balancing
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Page Caching
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Static Content Export
No
No
Yes
Yes
Management
Drupal 6.10
Joomla! 1.5.10
TikiWiki CMS/Groupware 4.1
WebGUI 7.7
Advertising Management
Free Add On
Yes
Yes
Yes
Asset Management
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Clipboard
No
No
Limited
Yes
Content Scheduling
Free Add On
Yes
Yes
Yes
Content Staging
Free Add On
No
Yes
Limited
Inline Administration
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Online Administration
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Package Deployment
No
No
Yes
Yes
Sub-sites / Roots
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Themes / Skins
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Trash
No
Yes
No
Yes
Web Statistics
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Web-based Style/Template Management
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Web-based Translation Management
Yes
Free Add On
Yes
Free Add On
Workflow Engine
Limited
No
Yes
Yes
Interoperability
Drupal 6.10
Joomla! 1.5.10
TikiWiki CMS/Groupware 4.1
WebGUI 7.7
Content Syndication (RSS)
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
FTP Support
Limited
Yes
Limited
No
iCal
Free Add On
No
Limited
Yes
UTF-8 Support
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
WAI Compliant
Limited
No
Yes
Yes
WebDAV Support
No
No
Free Add On
No
XHTML Compliant
Yes
No
Yes
Yes
Flexibility
Drupal 6.10
Joomla! 1.5.10
TikiWiki CMS/Groupware 4.1
WebGUI 7.7
CGI-mode Support
Yes
Yes
Yes
No
Content Reuse
Limited
Yes
Yes
Yes
Extensible User Profiles
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Interface Localization
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Metadata
Yes
Yes
Limited
Yes
Multi-lingual Content
Yes
Free Add On
Yes
Yes
Multi-lingual Content Integration
Free Add On
Free Add On
Yes
No
Multi-Site Deployment
Yes
Free Add On
Yes
Yes
URL Rewriting
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Built-in Applications
Drupal 6.10
Joomla! 1.5.10
TikiWiki CMS/Groupware 4.1
WebGUI 7.7
Blog
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Chat
Free Add On
Free Add On
Yes
Free Add On
Classifieds
Free Add On
Free Add On
Limited
Yes
Contact Management
Free Add On
Yes
Yes
Yes
Data Entry
Free Add On
Free Add On
Yes
Yes
Database Reports
No
Free Add On
Yes
Yes
Discussion / Forum
Yes
Free Add On
Yes
Yes
Document Management
Limited
Free Add On
Yes
Limited
Events Calendar
Free Add On
Free Add On
Yes
Yes
Events Management
Free Add On
Free Add On
Yes
Yes
Expense Reports
No
Free Add On
Limited
No
FAQ Management
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
File Distribution
Free Add On
Free Add On
Yes
Yes
Graphs and Charts
No
Free Add On
Limited
Yes
Groupware
Free Add On
Free Add On
Limited
No
Guest Book
Free Add On
Free Add On
Yes
Yes
Help Desk / Bug Reporting
Free Add On
Free Add On
Yes
Yes
HTTP Proxy
No
No
Limited
Yes
In/Out Board
No
No
No
Yes
Job Postings
Free Add On
Free Add On
Yes
Yes
Link Management
Free Add On
Yes
Yes
Yes
Mail Form
Free Add On
Yes
Yes
Yes
Matrix
No
No
Limited
Yes
My Page / Dashboard
Free Add On
No
Yes
Yes
Newsletter
Free Add On
Free Add On
Yes
Yes
Photo Gallery
Free Add On
Free Add On
Yes
Yes
Polls
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Product Management
Free Add On
Yes
Limited
Yes
Project Tracking
Free Add On
Free Add On
Yes
Yes
Search Engine
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Site Map
Free Add On
Free Add On
Free Add On
Yes
Stock Quotes
Free Add On
Free Add On
Free Add On
Yes
Surveys
Free Add On
Free Add On
Yes
Yes
Syndicated Content (RSS)
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Tests / Quizzes
Free Add On
Free Add On
Yes
Yes
Time Tracking
Free Add On
No
No
Yes
User Contributions
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Weather
Free Add On
Free Add On
Free Add On
Yes
Web Services Front End
Limited
Yes
Yes
Yes
Wiki
Free Add On
Free Add On
Yes
Yes
Commerce
Drupal 6.10
Joomla! 1.5.10
TikiWiki CMS/Groupware 4.1
WebGUI 7.7
Affiliate Tracking
Free Add On
Free Add On
No
No
Inventory Management
Free Add On
Free Add On
No
Yes
Pluggable Payments
Free Add On
Free Add On
No
Yes
Pluggable Shipping
Free Add On
Free Add On
No
Yes
Pluggable Tax
Free Add On
Free Add On
No
Yes
Point of Sale
No
Free Add On
No
Yes
Shopping Cart
Free Add On
Free Add On
No
Yes
Subscriptions
Free Add On
Free Add On
No
Yes
Wish Lists
Free Add On
Free Add On
Yes
No