3CX vs. Lync Server

As of June 2019, 3CX is ranked 1st in IP PBX with 16 reviews vs Lync Server which is ranked 2nd in IP PBX with 4 reviews. The top reviewer of 3CX writes "Allows for more flexibility and easier deployment for our technicians, but does not have 24/7 support". The top reviewer of Lync Server writes "How Much do I Have to Spend to Bring Microsoft Lync to My Company?". 3CX is most compared with Digium Asterisk, Cisco VoIP PBX and Fortinet FortiVoice. Lync Server is most compared with Cisco Jabber, 3CX and Fuze. See our 3CX vs. Lync Server report.
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Ranking
1st
out of 10 in IP PBX
Views
20,061
Comparisons
6,288
Reviews
14
Average Words per Review
397
Avg. Rating
8.4
2nd
out of 10 in IP PBX
Views
7,505
Comparisons
1,917
Reviews
4
Average Words per Review
727
Avg. Rating
8.7
Top Comparisons
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Overview

3CX IP PBX is a software-based phone system that works with SIP standard based IP Phones, SIP trunks and VoIP Gateways to provide a full PBX solution without the inflated cost and management headaches of a proprietary PBX.

Not just a phone system, 3CX is a full, Unified Communications solution which includes softphone and smartphone clients for Windows, Mac, Android & iOS, a web client, integrated WebRTC-based video conferencing, corporate chat, call center features, and more. You can even integrate it with your favourite CRM application.

With its modern interface and intuitive web management console, 3CX is a "zero admin" PBX, which reduces general admin tasks to almost nothing. With its easy to use management console, softphone clients, and advanced security measures, 3CX is on of the easiest to manage and most secure PBXs on the market.

Lync Serve is a powerful communications platform that connects people from all over the world to one another using its current operating systems, delivering one of the most consistent and streamlined services out there. Users can connect through a range of devices including tablets, laptops, and iPhones, and regardless of which one is being used at the time, users will receive the same, familiar experience consistently.

Lync Server features include instant messaging, video messaging, audio meetings, and more. Technical stats include the ability to connect various operating systems under one meeting roof through an HTML5-basedbrowser, unified platform for all services for easier deployment and better support, as well as many other added advantages over a multi-app option.

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Sample Customers
Wilson Sporting Goods, Pepsi, Schlumberger, American Express, Boeing, StarTribune, McDonalds, Drayton Manor Theme Park, InterContinental Hotels & Resorts, Hugo Boss, Clearswift, The University of North Carolina, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, The Ohio State University, Zehnder, Turkish Airlines, Harley Davidson, Mitsubishi, Ramada Plaza, Carlsberg, RE/MAX. EmpireCLS Worldwide Chauffeured Services,LA Fitness, MedcoEnergi International, Tampa General Hospital, and HopewellHoldings Limited.
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Comms Service Provider57%
Hospitality Company7%
Construction Company7%
Security Firm7%
VISITORS READING REVIEWS
Construction Company41%
Security Firm19%
Comms Service Provider11%
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