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"The SpeakerTrack feature is the most valuable feature."

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"I can view the status and availability of colleagues or team members, which makes it easy to approach them when they are available."

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"I was in touch with one of our clients and they mentioned that they would like to have a holographic video conferencing. It would be great if that feature would be added."

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"The webinar should be integrated into Sametime for a larger number of participants."

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Top Answer: The SpeakerTrack feature is the most valuable feature.
Top Answer: I was in touch with one of our clients and they mentioned that they would like to have a holographic video conferencing. It would be great if that feature would be added.
Top Answer: It is quite easy and quite a simple product to use and start with. Anyone dealing with any telepresence equipment will definitely get to know it and it will be better for them to understand. I would… more »
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20th
out of 59 in Virtual Meetings
Views
1,347
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Reviews
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12th
out of 59 in Virtual Meetings
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689
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Average Words per Review
345
Rating
9.0
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TelePresence
Lotus Sametime, IBM Lotus Sametime
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Overview
Cisco TelePresence Server brings multiparty video to unified communications deployments. Its flexible video, audio, and content-sharing capabilities allow users to participate in video conferences with multiple parties. Users can easily create, launch, and join meetings using standards-based video endpoints. Or their mobile devices or Cisco WebEx clients. Or even third-party video endpoints. The server provides high-quality, standards-based video conferencing for mobile, desktop, and room systems.

HCL Sametime. Secure Conversations Across Any Device ​

Your company can’t afford to take any data risks, but your teams still need to be able to interact and react quickly, wherever they are working. Sametime offers modern instant messaging, file-sharing, and online meetings with the proven security your business can trust.

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Sample Customers
Afni, AGCO, Bellevue, Came Group, Children's Hospital of Orange County (CHOC Children's), Del Papa Distributing, Instituto Zaldivar, ING Bank, Moffitt Cancer Center, Park Nicollet, Pentana Solutions Australia, San Jose State University, Sub-Zero Wolf, Transwestern and Metropolis Investment Holdings, Vital Images
Connect2Cloud, Superior Group, Daifuku Co. Ltd., Seaward, The City of Fort Worth, Christian Brothers Services, Berlitz, Deutsche Notes User Group, Danske Fysioterapeuter, Slumberland, La Vacanza, Rheinmetall AG
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Comms Service Provider36%
Computer Software Company15%
Government11%
Manufacturing Company6%
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Cisco TelePresence is ranked 20th in Virtual Meetings with 1 review while HCL Sametime is ranked 12th in Virtual Meetings with 1 review. Cisco TelePresence is rated 0.0, while HCL Sametime is rated 9.0. The top reviewer of Cisco TelePresence writes "The equipment is easy to handle and it simple to use". On the other hand, the top reviewer of HCL Sametime writes "Easily communicate and share files with colleagues". Cisco TelePresence is most compared with Polycom RealPresence Clariti, Webex, Cisco Meeting Server, Zoom and LifeSize, whereas HCL Sametime is most compared with Office 365, Skype for Business, Webex, HCL Connections and Cisco Jabber.

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