WikiSuite vs Atlassian

Atlassian's software suite (Jira, Confluence, HipChat, etc.) and WikiSuite have some similarities. This page is to explain the differences and rationale of choices. You likely will be interested in the other alternatives to WikiSuite.


  • Broad feature set
  • Strong collaborative tools
  • Designed for self-hosting


  • Atlassian's tools are proprietary software
  • WikiSuite is Free / Libre / Open Source (FLOSS)
  • Atlassian has a hosted edition (great to get started), whereas for WikiSuite, you need to install locally or rent a virtual machine


Component correspondence

Jira software Tiki trackers
Jira Service Desk Tiki trackers
Confluence Tiki's wiki engine
HipChat Openfire Meetings (with Jitsi Meet and the ConverseJS XMPP client)
Bitbucket eventually
Bamboo eventually
Fisheye eventually
Crucible eventually
Trello This type of feature should be added to Tiki to enhance project management in general -> https://dev.tiki.org/Kanban
Sourcetree Use any Git client
Clover eventually

Other alternatives