Compare Microsoft Office Communications Server vs. TeamViewer

Microsoft Office Communications Server is ranked 20th in Web Conferencing while TeamViewer is ranked 1st in Web Conferencing with 16 reviews. Microsoft Office Communications Server is rated 0, while TeamViewer is rated 9.2. On the other hand, the top reviewer of TeamViewer writes "Allows us to access our devices on somebody else's network under their supervision, allaying security concerns". Microsoft Office Communications Server is most compared with Adobe Connect, TeamViewer and 3CX, whereas TeamViewer is most compared with LogMeIn Pro, Webex and Microsoft Remote Desktop Services.
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TeamViewer was willing to give us a one-year package. Whereas, a lot of the other companies that we explored were paid by the month or quarter. It's just easier for our finance people at the college if we can make a one-time yearly payment.TeamViewer has multiple licensing options.The price was cheaper than what we were previously paying. At the time that we went with TeamViewer, we were using ShareConnect. The TeamViewer package was about half the cost and able to have a bigger number of users.The cost is in the thousands of dollars per year.We have a corporate license. The maximum amount number of users changes based on the amount you pay. E.g., with our license, there is a maximum amount of users who can use the solution at the same time (10 users).TeamViewer is $600 or $700 per port per year...It does what I need it to do but I think it's expensive. It wasn't easy for me to get approval from the company to get it... It's costing us about $700 a year, per will cost you $1,500 to $1,600 a year, but when I think of how much work I do through TeamViewer...

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Office Communications Server

Microsoft Office Communications Server 2007 R2 Management API suite provides a set of Windows Management Instrumentation (WMI) classes used to manage and support an Office Communications Server deployment, as well as any managed code and Microsoft SIP Processing Language applications installed on it. Office Communications Server offers a Standard Edition and an Enterprise Edition:

  • Standard Edition is designed for use in small or medium-sized organizations. Standard Edition is also recommended for organizations that do not require the performance, scalability, and high availability that Enterprise Edition provides.
  • Enterprise Edition is designed for large-scale deployments that are typical of large organizations. In an Enterprise Edition deployment, multiple Office Communications Server Enterprise Edition servers are deployed as a pool behind a load balancer. Servers in the pool share a central Microsoft SQL Server database that stores user data.
TeamViewer lets you connect to any PC or server around the world within a few seconds. Remote control a partners PC as if you were sitting in front of it. Available in over 30 languages, TeamViewer is one of the world's most popular providers of remote control and online meeting software. airbackup, a powerful cloud-based backup solution, and ITbrain, a valuable remote monitoring and IT asset tracking solution, complement TeamViewer's product portfolio.
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Sample Customers
Aruba Networks, Senelec, QNet Limited, New Belgium Brewing Company, ETA a.s., YES Prep Public Schools, Del Monte Foods, CDW, Tieto CorporationPorsche Informatik, Philips, DHL, Intel, Motorola, Microsoft, IBM, Siemens, Fujitsu, American Red Cross
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Healthcare Company12%
Non Profit12%
Energy/Utilities Company12%
Maritime Company8%
Software R&D Company16%
Comms Service Provider8%
Media Company8%
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