IBM Lotus Sametime Review

Simple yet reliable communication and real-time collaboration software


Valuable Features:

A very good communication and real-time collaboration software. It is simple, fast, reliable, keeps history and the best feature of all is its intelligence. It can detect if a user is away from keyboard and auto changes the status to away. So in case one forgets to change his/her status, it auto changes the status to away.

Room for Improvement:

It seems that the software might in the future, support the software telephony exchange but at the current time, it is not doing that and because of that one key feature of real-time communication is missing from it.
Disclosure: I am a real user, and this review is based on my own experience and opinions.
2 Comments
Developer at a transportation company with 1,001-5,000 employeesVendor

The company that I work for chose Lotus Sametime because it supports some useful features like online meetings with application and screen sharing and it has mobile device support. Another feature is voice and video integration, useful for IT administrators.

02 May 13
Project Manager at a non-tech company with 10,001+ employeesConsultantTOP REVIEWER

Integration with mobile apps and online meetings has increased its demand. It has been proved as a very good chatting software for large sized organizations.

20 July 13
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