Compare Cumulus vs Extensis

See this comparison of Cumulus by Canto vs. Extensis Portfolio based on data from user reviews. Cumulus by Canto rates 4.1/5 stars with 87 reviews. Extensis Portfolio rates 4.0/5 stars with 76 reviews. Each product's score is calculated by real-time data from verified user reviews.

 
Cumulus On Premise
Based on Requirements Number of users, extensions, workflow
Portfolio 2016
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Cumulus Hosted
Based on File Size And number of users and extensions
Portfolio Studio
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Meets RequirementsSee More
Meets RequirementsSee More
8.5
(Based on 84 reviews)
8.2
(Based on 74 reviews)
Ease of UseSee More
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8.0
(Based on 84 reviews)
8.2
(Based on 74 reviews)
Ease of SetupSee More
Ease of SetupSee More
7.4
(Based on 52 reviews)
7.3
(Based on 58 reviews)
Ease of AdminSee More
Ease of AdminSee More
8.0
(Based on 50 reviews)
8.5
(Based on 63 reviews)
Quality of SupportSee More
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8.1
(Based on 76 reviews)
8.7
(Based on 68 reviews)
Ease of Doing Business WithSee More
Ease of Doing Business WithSee More
8.8
(Based on 50 reviews)
9.0
(Based on 61 reviews)
Product Direction (% positive)See More
Product Direction (% positive)See More
7.8
(Based on 84 reviews)
7.6
(Based on 73 reviews)
Small-Business (50 or fewer emp.)
Small-Business
(50 or fewer emp.)
12.2%
17.6%
Mid-Market (51-1000 emp.)
Mid-Market
(51-1000 emp.)
40.2%
43.2%
Enterprise (> 1000 emp.)
Enterprise
(> 1000 emp.)
47.6%
39.2%
 
Photography
11.1%
Marketing and Advertising
9.8%
 
Information Technology and Services
8.9%
Government Administration
8.5%
 
Retail
5.6%
Consumer Goods
7.3%
 
Consumer Goods
4.4%
Design
6.1%
 
Higher Education
3.3%
Leisure, Travel & Tourism
4.9%
 
Other
66.7%
Other
63.4%
Most Helpful Favorable Review
Most Helpful Favorable Review
Matthew G.
Administrator in Retail

Canto's Cumulus software has been a wonderful tool for storing and retrieving digital assets. I began as an Archivist with a group who was already using the software, but had not really taken much time to learn what it can do. That was my job. Almost...

G2 Crowd User in Consumer Goods

I like the multiple search options that are available, the tagging feature. Also, being able to create smart galleries. When adding new images into the server they sync quickly if necessary. I love the feature that allows to download and even batch...

Most Helpful Critical Review
Most Helpful Critical Review
G2 Crowd User in Sports

Again, in the version we use you still have to have the space to save the photos. Also, newer applications allow you to send links that they can see images but not use.

Karen H.
User in Marketing and Advertising

The Portfolio Standalone is no longer supported by Extensis. Standalone users have to update to Extensis Server to continue being current and have access to tech support. The $2,000 price is a costly deterrent for upgrading. Extensis had made larger...

 
 

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