What makes Plastic SCM different?

Plastic Git Perforce Subversion
Flexibility
Good to work centralized
Just checkin, no push/pull
Yes No Yes Yes
Good to work distributed
Push/pull + local repo
Yes Yes No Can't do
Binaries
Good with huge repos
Yes No Yes Not really
Good with huge files
Yes No Yes Sometimes
Can lock files to avoid merging
Binaries, art, docus
Yes No Yes Yes
GUI
Visualizes your repos
So you don't need a PhD in branching
Yes
It's our core
Nope Nope Nope
Comes with great GUIs
Yes Uh-oh Well
Compare with ours
Uh-oh
Special GUI & workflow for artists
And anyone not a coder
Gluon! No No No
Workflow
Can really do task branches
Thousands of branches, no matter what
Yes Core could
Tools… uh-oh
Nope Nope
Merge
Very good detecting merges between branches
Yes Yes Not really Painful
Comes with great diff and 3-way merge tools
Super Good
Our job
No
Go grab one
Yes
But compare with Plastic
No
Go grab one
Tools help you understand the merge (a preview)
Yep What tools? Uh-oh Uh-oh
Good merging renames, moved files, directories, crazy refactors
Yes
My job
Yes No No
Cloud
Can host repos in the cloud
Yes
Plastic Cloud
Superb
GitHub/Lab/etc
Some
providers do
Some
providers do
Cloud hosting is good with huge repos
Yes No No No
Diff
Can diff code moved across files
Yup No No No
Can show you the history of a method
Yup No No No
You can reach the engineers
Here we are Try to reach
Linus :-P
No No