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Rahul Aryan
Business process manager at a comms service provider with 10,001+ employees
Real User
Top 5
User interface and design process needs improvement, but good for data models
Pros and Cons
  • "The solution is good for data models."
  • "I don't like the UI of the Camunda Platform, I have found the Signavio solution to be much better for me to create the process designs and execute them. Additionally, I have found the tools in the Camunda Platform are not compatible with some of my other tools. They should improve this in the future."

What is our primary use case?

We are using the Camunda Platform to build data models.

What is most valuable?

The solution is good for data models.

What needs improvement?

I don't like the UI of the Camunda Platform, I have found the Signavio solution to be much better for me to create the process designs and execute them. Additionally, I have found the tools in the Camunda Platform are not compatible with some of my other tools. They should improve this in the future.

For how long have I used the solution?

I rate Camunda Platform for approximately two years.

What do I think about the scalability of the solution?

We have many people in my organization using this solution.

How are customer service and support?

I have not contacted support, we use our internal IT team for support.

Which solution did I use previously and why did I switch?

I have used other solutions previously, such as Signavio.

What's my experience with pricing, setup cost, and licensing?

We have an annual subscription to this solution.

What other advice do I have?

I would not recommend this solution because I did not have a good experience.

I rate Camunda Platform a five out of ten.

Which deployment model are you using for this solution?

On-premises
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E-Commerce Business Partner at a tech vendor with 501-1,000 employees
Real User
Exceptional interface for process design, stable, and straightforward installation

What is our primary use case?

We used the Camunda Platform workflow engine for a service eCommerce platform.

What is most valuable?

Camunda Platform has a very good interface for workflow and business process design.

What needs improvement?

When trying to design rule tables the solutions graphical user interface could improve, it could be more user friendly.

For how long have I used the solution?

I have been using the Camunda Platform for approximately three years.

What do I think about the stability of the solution?

Camunda Platform is stable.

What do I think about the scalability of the solution?

Camunda Platform is best suited for enterprise-sized companies. We have approximately 50 people using this solution. We do not plan to increase usage at this time. …

What is our primary use case?

We used the Camunda Platform workflow engine for a service eCommerce platform.

What is most valuable?

Camunda Platform has a very good interface for workflow and business process design.

What needs improvement?

When trying to design rule tables the solutions graphical user interface could improve, it could be more user friendly.

For how long have I used the solution?

I have been using the Camunda Platform for approximately three years.

What do I think about the stability of the solution?

Camunda Platform is stable.

What do I think about the scalability of the solution?

Camunda Platform is best suited for enterprise-sized companies.

We have approximately 50 people using this solution. We do not plan to increase usage at this time.

How are customer service and support?

I have not needed to use the support.

Which solution did I use previously and why did I switch?

We have previously used JBPM.

How was the initial setup?

The installation is not difficult.

I would rate the ease of install level an eight out of ten.

What's my experience with pricing, setup cost, and licensing?

We pay for the license of this solution annually.

What other advice do I have?

I recommend this solution to others.

I rate Camunda Platform an eight out of ten.

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Sergey Stepanov
Enterprise Architect at a financial services firm with 11-50 employees
Real User
Functionally agile platform with well-developed tools
Pros and Cons
  • "The most valuable features are the management of internal processes, the ability to execute from design and the model for internal processes, the ability to make processes visible, and the ability to have information about the current state of each instance."
  • "Initial setup can be quite complex."

What is most valuable?

The most valuable features are the management of internal processes, the ability to execute from design and the model for internal processes, the ability to make processes visible, and the ability to have information about the current state of each instance.

For how long have I used the solution?

I've been using this solution for over five years.

What do I think about the stability of the solution?

This is a stable product - it works and doesn't disturb me or the IT director.

Which solution did I use previously and why did I switch?

I previously used Activiti, but it had no well-developed tools to monitor administration or develop new processes.

How was the initial setup?

Our initial setup was quite complex and took around six months due to some bureaucratic issues. However, I think that it could be faster for organizations without such issues.

What's my experience with pricing, setup cost, and licensing?

This isn't a very expensive solution, and it's cheaper than its competitors in terms of licensing and resources.

What other advice do I have?

Functional agility is the main reason we use this platform. I would rate this solution as nine out of ten.

Which deployment model are you using for this solution?

On-premises
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