Zoom Valuable Features

Strategy & Operations at Allstacks

I like being able to record the sessions if I need to. I also like the option to annotate.

The options to add polls and share screens are great.

There are lots of great features available to every user.

It's pretty user friendly and easy for people to use. All the clients I have say they don't typically have any problems getting into it or using it. It's great in that respect.

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Senior Manager at a tech services company with 11-50 employees

The solution is very reliable. I've never had issues with the video or audio.

The solution is easy to navigate.

It's very easy to find the functionalities I need when I am using it.

The product makes it easy to invite people to the meetings.

It offers great collaboration functionality.

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CIO at a financial services firm with 51-200 employees

We like that the solution is very common. Everybody is using this type of collaboration software, which makes it easy for everyone to jump on a call, as everyone is familiar with the software. A lot of our partners are using Zoom. 

The functionality is great.

We like the act that you can record a session if you like.

The video and audio quality are very good.

We can use it anywhere, including on-premise or remotely.

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RPA Operations Manager at a consultancy with 51-200 employees

I like Zoom because you can record your sessions. You have the option to be able to select whether or not your audio is through your laptop or through your phone and you have different recording options. You can record with or without sound. We have the option to use the free 40-minute sessions or to pay for anything longer. One of the benefits of the 40 minute free sessions is that anyone can access them and it's great for short meetings. Also, Zoom recently implemented a Microsoft Office add-in, which means you can now schedule Zoom meetings without having to go into the Zoom app.

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Senior Research Associate at LearningMate

The most valuable feature is push notifications. We use it as a user and Zoom has the option to control the entire meeting with the push notifications. One person can control the entire meeting, which is quite handy for an organizational meeting. 

For personal meetings, the screen-sharing and the quality of the video is great.

The interface is easy to understand, and easy to use.

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Global Procurement at a recruiting/HR firm with 1,001-5,000 employees

The solution is very stable.

The solution can scale easily.

The initial setup is pretty straightforward.

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Founder & Solution Architect at a tech services company with 11-50 employees

The most valuable feature is the compatibility with most browsers and multiple devices.

It has decent performance on Android and iOS devices, where people can seamlessly log in to meetings.

It is very quick to get a meeting started.

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Enterprise Network Architect at a tech services company with 5,001-10,000 employees

The solution is easy to use.

The solution offers a free version.

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Director at a tech vendor with 10,001+ employees

Whiteboard is a good feature for having a meeting in which everyone can join to type or draw, and write. If we have a brainstorming-type meeting, we can share our own ideas with the whiteboard.

Breakout room helps us to set the group discussion during the training. Before this platform, we have to design the multi-network to achieve this situation.

Icon status chat helps if the participants have any questions or any comments the facilitator can see through the features. These features are important because the facilitator cannot see their face directly so we cannot see their expression and never know whether they understand what the facilitator says.

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Senior Manager at Mitrais

The ability to make video calls is the solution's most valuable aspect.

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Specialist at CSS Corp

The most valuable feature is stability. Compared to any other platform, Zoom has been very stable for meetings and conference calls.

Zoom can be used for video calls where you are sharing the screens and giving control to the other participants, which is something that I really like about it.

This tool is not complicated and simple to use.

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Bachelor of Science - BSField Of StudyMechanical Engineering at University of Energy and Natural Resources

The grid view option is great, as you get to see everyone who is in the video conference at the same time.

I like the feature that you can select a particular member and see them on the full screen.

Video conferencing is great but Zoom has been on a different level. I like that feature that gives the host permission to mute everyone except themselves, and then unmute them anytime they need someone to talk

In order to save bandwidth, the feature of turning off video has been really great. We can switch them to audio-only when the video is not necessary.

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Manager at a comms service provider with 1,001-5,000 employees

The biggest advantage with Zoom, compared to other similar products, is the simplicity. 

There are a large number of users because it is very accessible to people in organizations. Other similar products are sometimes blocked but so far, we have not had any firewall-related issues with Zoom.

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Owner at Sabath Supply Chain Consultants, Inc.

It's great that I can see people when I'm talking to them, it's really important to have that feature and to connect to clients. I also like the ability to share graphics; the ability to go through a PowerPoint presentation or share other visuals is very important. Beyond that, I know there are lots of other capabilities that we haven't used very much.

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Consultant at Commercial Metals Company

The most valuable feature is teleconferencing. This tool is good enough for employees who want to be able to work at home.

Zoom is easy to use and makes it easy to communicate with people remotely in meetings.

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Enterprise Engineer at Computech Limited

The valuable feature of Zoom is that it's easy to setup and is very user friendly. It allows for both support and communication at the same time.

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Research Assistant at a performing arts with 10,001+ employees

The most valuable feature is the screen recording.

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Managing Consultant at Coeus Consulting

The most valuable feature is the breakout room, which we found useful for the pop quiz.

The Mozilla extension is useful to schedule meetings.

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System Analyst at OIC

The most valuable feature is ease of use. Both the mobile and desktop versions are user-friend.

This solution has all of the features you want, such as sharing screens or taking action on behalf of the other person.

One of the biggest features of Zoom is its stability.

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Founding Member at a tech services company with 1-10 employees

Screen share is a great feature. I've used it for recording interviews and then I'm able to refer back to it or download and publish it. Annotating is a very helpful feature and of course the chat is nice if there's a lot going on and you want to talk individually to an individual who's on there. I think it's quite an intuitive solution regarding use and I've had pretty good luck with the quality, so it's just an easy place to have a group gathering.

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Research Fellow at Insight 64

The ability to hold remote meetings is helpful.

There is a free version of the solution.

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Head of Credit Risk Management at IFS Capital

The most valuable features are that you are able to share the screen, and draw on it.

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Infrastructure Operations Manager at Artajasa Pembayaran Elektronis

The video conferencing is very smooth and it is easy to share content.

Zoom is stable and easy to use.

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Regional Councillor at a government with 1,001-5,000 employees

The screen sharing feature is valuable. It is easy to set up a meeting if you are on a call with a non Teams user if you need to do screen sharing. COVID-19 is showing us a new way to communicate, that everything doesn't have to be face to face meetings. And so the more you can really understand the capability of the software, the better you are.

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Senior Information Technology System Engineer at State Informatics Limited

The most valuable feature is the remote desktop because sometimes we have to intervene and control the client's infrastructure. The remote features all us to do this.

The conference call meeting is a good feature.

I get quick access and the performance is good.

The quality is good and video meetings are very clear.

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Project Manager at a consultancy with 51-200 employees

When there is a large number of people involved, I can pinpoint a particular person and I can message him in Zoom, rather than messaging everybody involved. I can directly communicate with that person and I find that feature very useful.

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Assistant Manager of Information Security at a energy/utilities company with 1,001-5,000 employees

The most valuable feature is video conferencing. 

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President & CDS at Dragon Slayer Consulting

This video conferencing product is easy to use.

You can present your desktop during meetings.

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Network Security, Information Security at University of Central Missouri

The solution is very user friendly and flexible.

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Presales Engineer at a tech services company with 51-200 employees

The most valuable features are the quality, the number of people that you can have in a meeting, and the interface.

The interface makes it simple to use.

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Vice President, Product Compliance and Assurance at a financial services firm with 1,001-5,000 employees

We use all of the standard meeting features.

The most valuable feature is ease of use. The user interface is simple.

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Business Analyst at Highland Ventures Group LLC

The most valuable features are the video conferencing and the whole invite to set up a meeting is really easy to figure out and use. The chat functions are pretty simple as well.

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Field BDE Tech Data at a tech services company with 10,001+ employees

The solution is easy to use with an easy user interface.

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CTO at a tech services company with 501-1,000 employees

The most valuable feature is the ability to connect to and conduct meetings.

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The most valuable feature of this solution is its ease of use.

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