Requirement Weighting Nexus OSS Nexus Pro Artifactory Pro Nexus OSS Total Nexus Pro Total Artifactory Pro Total
Import existing artifacts from Archiva. 1 5 5 5 15 15 15
Effective archiving and replication management & Disaster Recovery capabilities out of the box 1 4 5 4 12 15 12
Support multiple hosted and proxy repositories, and should perform as a proper proxy rather than the way Archiva is at the moment. 1 5 5 5 15 15 15
Be able to set different Internal and Remote repository groups. 1 5 5 5 15 15 15
Have ability to set proper permissions/authentication on the repos - ability of having LDAP/AD integration and supporting User Roles matrix (ie. Different users, different roles and combinations) 1 3 5 4 9 15 12
Deployable to & from existing build infrastructure with minimal impact to build activities (I.E simple settings.xml deployment in SVN) 1 5 5 5 15 15 15
Good backup/replication mechanism. 1 5 5 1 15 15 3
Ability for repository configurations to be config-managed either within the system with tracking down to changes and users or capability to integrate with any existing Config Managed tools (like subversion) 1 5 5 3 15 15 9
Ability to set whitelist & blacklist patterns on contents retrieved from remote repositories 1 5 5 4 15 15 12
Support standard binary types as artifacts - zip, tar, tar.gz, tar.bz2, rpm, jar, war, sar, ear, swf, swc, nar, exe, bat, dll, etc. 1 5 5 5 15 15 15
Capability for custom log formats and logging levels. 1 5 5 4 15 15 12
Capability for auto & manual purge of outdated repository contents, and ability to set time-line for expiry at repository level 1 5 5 5 15 15 15
Installer should be available in standard formats with configurable options and log rotation capability. 1 5 5 5 15 15 15
Capability to host the repository over SSL using company SSL certificate, over port 443 1 5 5 5 15 15 15
Support for Maven Archetypes - search, indexing, managing custom archetypes, importing archetypes from remote repositories 1 5 5 0 15 15 0
Seamless integration & capability to work with Jenkins CI & Cruisecontrol 1 4 5 4 12 15 12
Support Repo browsing/searching for artifact retrieval. 3 5 5 5 5 5 5
Manual artifact uploading. 3 5 5 5 5 5 5
Hosted yum repositories & ability to sync/re-index 2 0 5 4 0 10 8
Documentation to help Repository Users, Admins, and Managers 2 5 5 3 10 10 6
Meaningful reports for Repository Users, Managers and Admins 2 3 5 3 6 10 6
Capability of setting upload file size limits - good to have an association with user roles 2 4 5 4 8 10 8
Capability to audit and generate reports & other relevant stats of the repository 2 5 5 5 10 10 10
Capability to import/export repository definitions - in order to setup other Repository instances (ie. for Test, etc) 2 5 5 5 10 10 10
Simple administration, Web administration of repositories and users vs config file hacking. 1 5 5 5 15 15 15
Cost 1 5 1 4 15 3 12
Must Have = 1 Score out of 5
Should Have = 2 Totals 312 328 277
Could Have = 3