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2,552 views|2,252 comparisons
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5,647 views|4,571 comparisons
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Ranking
4th
Views
2,552
Comparisons
2,252
Reviews
0
Average Words per Review
0
Rating
N/A
6th
out of 59 in Virtual Meetings
Views
5,647
Comparisons
4,571
Reviews
9
Average Words per Review
477
Rating
8.1
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Also Known As
Asterisk
Skype for Business Plan 1, Skype for Business Plan 2, Lync Server
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Overview
Open source PBX system providing a complete telecommunications platform.
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
Yahoo, Penn Univeristy of Pennsylvania, US Army, Google, eBay
EmpireCLS Worldwide Chauffeured Services,LA Fitness, MedcoEnergi International, Tampa General Hospital, and HopewellHoldings Limited.
Top Industries
VISITORS READING REVIEWS
Comms Service Provider40%
Computer Software Company19%
Government9%
Educational Organization5%
REVIEWERS
Financial Services Firm32%
Comms Service Provider16%
University11%
Engineering Company11%
VISITORS READING REVIEWS
Comms Service Provider22%
Computer Software Company19%
Government11%
Financial Services Firm6%
Company Size
No Data Available
REVIEWERS
Small Business30%
Midsize Enterprise23%
Large Enterprise47%

Digium Asterisk is ranked 4th in Unified Communications while Skype for Business is ranked 6th in Virtual Meetings with 9 reviews. Digium Asterisk is rated 0.0, while Skype for Business is rated 8.2. 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". Digium Asterisk is most compared with Kamailio SIP Server, 3CX Live Chat, Cisco Jabber, Cisco Unified Communications and Mitel Application Suite, whereas Skype for Business is most compared with Webex, Zoom, TeamViewer, Cisco Meeting Server and IceWarp.

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