Compare Lync Online vs. Webex

Lync Online is ranked 13th in Virtual Meetings while Webex is ranked 5th in Virtual Meetings with 5 reviews. Lync Online is rated 0, while Webex is rated 8.2. On the other hand, the top reviewer of Webex writes "The call me feature is one of the features our employees seem to love". Lync Online is most compared with Webex, TeamViewer and Zoom, whereas Webex is most compared with TeamViewer, Skype for Business and Adobe Connect.
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Ranking
13th
out of 18 in Virtual Meetings
Views
429
Comparisons
395
Reviews
0
Average Words per Review
0
Avg. Rating
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5th
out of 18 in Virtual Meetings
Views
9,174
Comparisons
7,368
Reviews
6
Average Words per Review
249
Avg. Rating
8.2
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Overview

Lync Online is a communications application that delivers multiple channels for receiving,sending, and sharing data from one individual or group to another. Instant messaging, web conferencing, and screen sharing are a few of the communication methods used within this service. Based on a cloud commuting system, Lync Online can connect members of a team with one another in a reliable and engaging way. It is part of the umbrella system called Office 365, which also houses SharePoint online, Exchange email, and Microsoft Office Online products.

Some of the important features of the Lync Online service include:

    - IM service with multiple connection capabilities. -This allows the connection to be clearer, faster, and more readily available when the customer wants to communicate.

    - Video conference calling for one-on-one communications or larger, group meetings.- Audio conferencing is also available for customers who need this simpler function. Web conferencing is another possibility for group members who enjoy annotation, note taking, and other convenient in-meeting tools.

    - Peer to peer file transfers.- This makes for a more efficient sharing system as no email uploading or downloading is required.

Webex is designed to help companies improve communication and increase productivity with unlimited HD video meetings in shared meeting spaces.

Companies can use Webex, a Cisco product, to collaborate with peers, share documents and other information, create high-impact webinars and online events, and present dynamic online courses. It can be tailored to your exact company needs and can be fully integrated with mobile apps for iPhone, iPad, Android, and BlackBerry.

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Sample Customers
Adventist Health System,Cargill, and Sungard. Seagate Technology, Kohn Pedersen Fox, World Vision International, Glen Raven, University of Notre Dame, CEV Multimedia, The Food Group, LUMEDX, California Baptist University, and Georgetown University Law Center.
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Insurance Company14%
Energy/Utilities Company14%
Pharma/Biotech Company14%
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Non Profit12%
Software R&D Company12%
Manufacturing Company12%
Comms Service Provider12%
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