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out of 59 in Virtual Meetings
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IBM Connections, Lotus Connections
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Overview

IBM Connections™ is a leading unified collaboration and social networking solution that helps you filter out the noise to get work done. Connections empowers your teams and organization to engage with the right experts, accelerate innovation, and deliver results. All the collaboration tools you need to be productive are united under a single sign-on so you can reduce time spent switching between disparate tools and focus on the people and work that matters most. Experience a security-rich and business-compliant environment sanctioned by IT. Confidently share knowledge within your teams and your organization, and extend collaboration beyond traditional boundaries. Connections can enable you to improve decision-making, increase productivity, and accelerate time-to-market. Shift from being merely productive, to truly effective with Connections today.

IBM Connections can help you: Engage experts. People-centric platform enables you to easily locate the expertise you need, right now. Accelerate innovation. Illuminate and promote new ideas within a thriving social network of teams and communities. Empower teams. Get work done together and take action; anywhere—from any device. Deliver results. Leverage cognitive insights to prioritize results and arrive at better outcomes. Extend collaboration. Safely collaborate with customers and partners, bringing them into the conversation.

Zoom helps businesses and organizations bring their teams together in a frictionless environment to get more done. Our easy, reliable cloud platform for video, phone, content sharing, and chat runs across mobile devices, desktops, telephones, and room systems. Message me to learn more about how Zoom can help your business or organization Visit zoom.com and follow @zoom_us.

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Sample Customers
Yamato Financial Co. Ltd., University of Zurich, Gwinnett County Public Schools, Royal Boskalis Westminster N.V., Telus, Rabobank, Christian Brothers Services, Grupo Financiero Banorte, The Loft Group, Dow Water & Process Solutions, JGC Corporation, College of Medicine, Swansea University, solvito GmbH, Loft Group, Hamm-Reno Group GmbH, Geno SA
Fortinet, Veeva, Proofpoint, Box, Ticketmaster, Trend Micro, Caesars Entertainment, Santa Clara University, Pandora, Stanford Continuing Studies
Top Industries
REVIEWERS
Financial Services Firm15%
Transportation Company12%
Government8%
Insurance Company8%
VISITORS READING REVIEWS
Computer Software Company30%
Comms Service Provider17%
Financial Services Firm7%
Government7%
REVIEWERS
Computer Software Company21%
Financial Services Firm10%
Logistics Company7%
Comms Service Provider7%
VISITORS READING REVIEWS
Comms Service Provider24%
Computer Software Company19%
Government9%
Educational Organization7%
Company Size
REVIEWERS
Small Business35%
Midsize Enterprise19%
Large Enterprise46%
REVIEWERS
Small Business47%
Midsize Enterprise11%
Large Enterprise42%
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HCL Connections is ranked 7th in Corporate Portals (Enterprise Information Portals) while Zoom is ranked 2nd in Virtual Meetings with 50 reviews. HCL Connections is rated 0.0, while Zoom is rated 8.0. On the other hand, the top reviewer of Zoom writes "Easy to use for people with no tech background". HCL Connections is most compared with Microsoft Teams, SharePoint, Office 365, Atlassian Confluence and Liferay Digital Experience Platform, whereas Zoom is most compared with TeamViewer, Webex, 3CX Live Chat, Airmeet and Adobe Connect.

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