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Ranking
20th
out of 59 in Virtual Meetings
Views
1,250
Comparisons
1,105
Reviews
0
Average Words per Review
0
Rating
N/A
6th
out of 59 in Virtual Meetings
Views
5,461
Comparisons
4,459
Reviews
9
Average Words per Review
477
Rating
8.1
Comparisons
Also Known As
Acano
Skype for Business Plan 1, Skype for Business Plan 2, Lync Server
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Overview

Cisco Meeting Server brings premises-based video, audio, and web communication together to meet the collaboration needs of the modern workplace. It works with third-party devices, and provides an enjoyable and intuitive user experience. It also scales easily, and can be purchased using our all-in-one, user-based multiparty licensing offer.

Skype for Business offers features including presence, IM, voice and video calls, online meetings, conferencing, and telephony solutions that support enterprise-level collaboration requirements. Skype for Business Record meetings, share your screen, and annotate PowerPoint for real-time collaboration with up to 250 people and use whiteboard, polls, Q&A, and built-in IM during your business meetings to make them more productive. Skype for Business provides new client experience, Skype for Business Server provides several new features to improve manageability of on-premises servers and hybrid solutions. Skype for Business also supports the Lync client experience so that you can choose a phased upgrade approach to the new client experience for users. Skype for Business is also an integral part of Microsoft Office 365, providing PSTN Conferencing, Cloud PBX, PSTN Calling, and Skype Meeting Broadcast capabilities to Office 365 users.
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Sample Customers
Starz
EmpireCLS Worldwide Chauffeured Services,LA Fitness, MedcoEnergi International, Tampa General Hospital, and HopewellHoldings Limited.
Top Industries
VISITORS READING REVIEWS
Comms Service Provider33%
Government16%
Computer Software Company14%
Financial Services Firm8%
REVIEWERS
Financial Services Firm29%
Comms Service Provider19%
University10%
Engineering Company10%
VISITORS READING REVIEWS
Comms Service Provider22%
Computer Software Company20%
Government10%
Financial Services Firm6%
Company Size
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REVIEWERS
Small Business28%
Midsize Enterprise25%
Large Enterprise47%
Find out what your peers are saying about TeamViewer, Zoom Video Communications, 3CX and others in Virtual Meetings. Updated: November 2021.
552,305 professionals have used our research since 2012.

Cisco Meeting Server is ranked 20th in Virtual Meetings while Skype for Business is ranked 6th in Virtual Meetings with 11 reviews. Cisco Meeting Server is rated 0.0, while Skype for Business is rated 7.8. On the other hand, the top reviewer of Skype for Business writes "Much easier and quicker than writing an email to someone and waiting for them to read it". Cisco Meeting Server is most compared with Webex Meetings with AT&T, Pexip, Cisco TelePresence, Zoom and Polycom RealPresence Clariti, whereas Skype for Business is most compared with Zoom, Webex, TeamViewer, Cisco Jabber and 3CX Live Chat.

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