Bugzilla Vs FogBugz (Sep 2020)

Shlomi LaviShlomi Lavi / Sep 28, 2020

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Bottom Line: Which is Better - Bugzilla or FogBugz?

FogBugz is more expensive to implement (TCO) than Bugzilla, Bugzilla is rated higher (81/100) than FogBugz (55/100). FogBugz offers more features (7) to their users than Bugzilla (2).

Looking for the right Bug Tracking solution for your business? buyers like you are primarily concerned about the real total implementation cost (TCO), full list of features, vendor reliability, user reviews, pros and cons. In this article we compare between the 2 software products:

How Bugzilla compares with Fog Creek Software?

Bugzilla: Bugzilla is server software designed to help you manage software development.

Fog Creek Software: Fog Creek Software is a software company specializing in project management tools. Its main products are FogBugz, a web-based project management tool, Fog Creek Copilot, a remote assistance tool, CityDesk, a desktop-based content management system, Kiln, a source control and code review tool built around Mercurial, and Trello, a collaborati...

Who's more expensive? Bugzilla or FogBugz?

The real total cost of ownership (TCO) of Bug Tracking software includes the software license, subscription fees, software training, customizations, hardware (if needed), maintenance & support and other related services. When calculating the TCO it's important to add all of these "hidden cost" as well. We prepared a TCO calculator for Bugzilla and FogBugz.

Bugzilla price Starting from $49 per month , on a scale between 1 to 10 Bugzilla is rated 2, which is much lower than the average cost of Bug Tracking software. FogBugz price starts at $25 per user/month , when comparing FogBugz to their competitors, the software is rated 4 - lower than the average Bug Tracking software cost.

Bottom line:FogBugz is more expensive than Bugzilla.

Which software includes more/better features?

As with any business software solutions, it’s important to consider the features & functionality. The tool should support the processes, workflows, reports and needs that matter to your team. To help you evaluate this, we've compared Bugzilla Vs. FogBugz based on some of the most important and required Bug Tracking features. Bugzilla: Workflow, Configurable Workflow. FogBugz: Collaboration, Document Management, Issue Tracking, Project Management, Resource Management.

Target customer size

Bugzilla's typical customers include: Small, medium and large size businesses, The software is a useful product for businesses of all sizes and a variety of types.

Bugzilla

ITQlick rating
(4.2/5)

Starting from $49 per month

Bugzilla software is an on premise bug tracking solution that helps the software developers to track bugs as well as open source defects during the software development.

Categories: Bug Tracking, Workflow Management, Project Workflow.

FogBugz

ITQlick rating
(4.5/5)

starts at $25 per user/month

FogBugz is a web based project management solution for businesses of all sizes. Other than traditional project management, it offers task management, issue tracking, and other services. The software was designe...

Categories: Project Management.

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Bugzilla: 2 Features

Workflow
Configurable Workflow

FogBugz: 7 Features

Collaboration
Document Management
Issue Tracking
Project Management
Resource Management
Scheduling
Task Management
ITQlick rating ITQlick Rating is based on the software score (below) and aggregated online reviews
ITQlick score ITQlick Score is a 1 to 100, the calculation is based on pricing, and functionality Vs. alternative solutions
Pricing score pricing Score is a 1 to 10 (10 is high cost), based on the TCO (cost of licences, customizations, training, hardware when relevant) Vs. alternative solutions
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Bugzilla
ITQlick rating ITQlick Rating is based on the software score (below) and aggregated online reviews
Score
81/100
Pricing Pricing score ranges between 1 to 10 while 1 is low TCO and 10 is high TCO (TCO - total cost of ownership: cost of licences, customizations, training, hardware when relevant) Vs. alternative solutions
3/10
License pricing license pricing (if provided by the software vendor)
Pricing not available
Functionality
5
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FogBugz
ITQlick rating ITQlick Rating is based on the software score (below) and aggregated online reviews
Score
55/100
Pricing Pricing score ranges between 1 to 10 while 1 is low TCO and 10 is high TCO (TCO - total cost of ownership: cost of licences, customizations, training, hardware when relevant) Vs. alternative solutions
5.2/10
License pricing license pricing (if provided by the software vendor)
$25 per user/month
Functionality
8
test
ITQlick rating ITQlick Rating is based on the software score (below) and aggregated online reviews
Score
84/100
Pricing Pricing score ranges between 1 to 10 while 1 is low TCO and 10 is high TCO (TCO - total cost of ownership: cost of licences, customizations, training, hardware when relevant) Vs. alternative solutions
10/10
License pricing license pricing (if provided by the software vendor)
Pricing not available
Functionality
7
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DevTrack
ITQlick rating ITQlick Rating is based on the software score (below) and aggregated online reviews
Score
83/100
Pricing Pricing score ranges between 1 to 10 while 1 is low TCO and 10 is high TCO (TCO - total cost of ownership: cost of licences, customizations, training, hardware when relevant) Vs. alternative solutions
6/10
License pricing license pricing (if provided by the software vendor)
$20 per user/month
Functionality
6
SpiraTeam
ITQlick rating ITQlick Rating is based on the software score (below) and aggregated online reviews
Score
79/100
Pricing Pricing score ranges between 1 to 10 while 1 is low TCO and 10 is high TCO (TCO - total cost of ownership: cost of licences, customizations, training, hardware when relevant) Vs. alternative solutions
3.8/10
License pricing license pricing (if provided by the software vendor)
$46.66 per user/month
Functionality
16
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Shlomi holds a Bachelor of Science (B.Sc.) in Information System Engineering from Ben Gurion University in Israel. Shlomi brings 15 years of global IT and IS management experience as a consultant, and implementation expert for small, medium and large size (global) companies.