Microsoft Teams vs Stride

Microsoft Teams
Microsoft Teams is the chat-based workspace in Office 365 that integrates all the people, content, and tools your team needs to be more engaged and effective. Microsoft Teams free open-source (self-hosted) alternatives are: Mattermost, Rocket.Chat, Zulip
Stride is a new way for teams to talk, meet, decide and do. Make talking about doing. Turn your next great conversation into action by creating and assigning tasks in your rooms. Having a fruitful discussion? Save an outcome by marking a chat as a decision, and reference them later anytime.
Comparing Microsoft Teams vs Stride is like comparing apples to oranges. Because your business is unique and nobody except you can decide, which is better for your company. But we can add some fun to your research and suggest some new comparison parameters.

Let's start with videos. We think that Microsoft Teams has better video than Stride

Ok, now let's compare the UI. Looks like Stride has more user-friendly interface than Microsoft Teams because it's bigger. At least on our screenshots

To compare the popularity of the solutions we counted how many alternatives people search for each of them on the Internet. And it turns out that Microsoft Teams is more popular than Stride

Now let's look at the recent activities of our competitors:

- Microsoft Teams will replace Skype for Business (in 2017)
- Microsoft Teams adds guest access (in 2017)
- Atlassian launched Stride - its new Slack competitor (in 2017)
- Microsoft opened Teams to all Office 365 users (in 2017)
- Microsoft introduced Teams - the main Slack competitor (in 2016)

Looks like Microsoft Teams was recently more active than Stride (at least in our news). We also found some news, in which Microsoft Teams and Stride meet head to head:

2017 - Microsoft Teams adds guest access to fight Stride

Microsoft announced a number of feature updates to the service Teams. Starting today, you can add anyone with an Azure Active Directory account as a guest to a team. That still means there’s a bit of a barrier to entry here for guest access and Microsoft plans to lower than barrier in the near future by also allowing Teams users to add anybody with a basic Microsoft Account to Teams. Microsoft also announced that 125,000 organizations in 181 markets now use Teams, its Slack competitor for Office 365 subscribers. The conclusion is that Microsoft Teams is now more safe in comparison to Stride