Adobe Connect Review - why 4.4 stars?

Adobe Connect Review
ITQlick Score: 88/100
ITQlick Rating: (4.4/5)
Pricing: 3/10 - low cost
Category: Conference Calling -> Adobe Connect
Ranking:Ranked 4 out of 49 Conference Calling systems
Company: Adobe systems
Pricing: starts at $50 per month
Typical customers: Small, medium and large size businesses
Platforms: Desktop, Mobile, Cloud
Links: Adobe Connect pricing, Adobe Connect alternatives

Shlomi LaviShlomi Lavi / updated: Aug 10, 2020

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What is Adobe Connect?

Adobe Connect is a web conferencing and communication solution for businesses of all sizes. Other than conferencing, it also offers invitation and security capabilities. The software was designed and launched by Adobe Systems Inc headquartered in California, United States.

What is Adobe Connect rating? ()

The rating of Adobe Connect is 4.4 stars out of 5 and the total score is 88 out of 100. The ratings are based on our unbiased experts. Learn more in our rating methodology page

Who are Adobe Connect's typical customers?

Customers of the software include businesses of all sizes hailing from diverse industries. Major industries where it can be deployed include communication, financial services, education, technology and IT services, media and entertainment, healthcare and hospitality, and others. Some notable clients of the software include ADNET Systems Inc, Clemson University, and Memorial Hermann Healthcare System etc.

Is Adobe Connect the best Conference Calling?

Adobe Connect is ranked 4 out of 49 software in their category (Conference Calling systems).

What are their main features and functionalities?

Core conference management capabilities offered by the platform include application sharing, co-browsing, desktop sharing, file transfer, instant messaging, screen sharing, slide show, whiteboards, and annotation and drawing tools. The software offers a rich multimedia experience with high quality video conferencing using grid mode for simultaneous view of multiple streams.

Adobe Connect offers real time collaboration with presenters for content preparation, private chat, and white-boarding. Breakout rooms are offered for focused discussions other than standard and individual meeting rooms. Other important capabilities of the software include ad hoc and instant meetings, meeting calendar, password protection of information, meeting recording, and surveys and polls etc.

Who are their main alternatives?

Popular alternatives to Adobe Connect: GoToMeeting, Skype for Business (formerly Lync) Software, Saba, UberConference, Unlimited Conferencing, INXPO, Dead Simple Screen Sharing, Yugma, Fuze Meeting, Fuze. The full list of competitors can be found here.

What is the cost of Adobe Connect?

The cost of license starts at $50 per month. On top of the total cost of licenses which is easy to calculate - what is the REAL total cost of implementation? You need to add the cost of training, customization, data migration, and other "hidden cost". ITQlick pricing score is 3 out of 10 (10 is most expensive). Find here the REAL total cost breakdown for Adobe Connect

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Schedule a demo with Adobe Connect and access 65 must ask questions for the vendor while watching Adobe Connect in action.

Adobe Connect's list of categories:

Communications
Business Phone Systems
Cloud PBX
Conference Calling
Online Meeting
Video Conferencing
VoIP
Unified communication
Chat

Adobe Connect's list of features:

Basic Reports
Chat
Data Import/Export
Online Customer Support
VoIP

Adobe Connect Vs. Alternatives

ITQlick rating ITQlick Rating is based on the software score (below) and aggregated online reviews
Score ITQlick Score is a 1 to 100 score, based on pricing, and functionality Vs. alternative solutions
Pricing pricing Score is a 1 to 10 score, based on the TCO (cost of licences, customizations, training, hardware when relevant) Vs. alternative solutions
License pricing license pricing (if provided by the software vendor)
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Adobe
ITQlick rating ITQlick Rating is based on the software score (below) and aggregated online reviews
Score
88/100
Pricing Pricing score ranges between 1 to 10 while 1 is low TCO and 10 is high TCO (TCO - total cost of ownership: cost of licences, customizations, training, hardware when relevant) Vs. alternative solutions
3/10
License pricing license pricing (if provided by the software vendor)
$50 per month
Functionality
14
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GoToMeeting
ITQlick rating ITQlick Rating is based on the software score (below) and aggregated online reviews
Score
97/100
Pricing Pricing score ranges between 1 to 10 while 1 is low TCO and 10 is high TCO (TCO - total cost of ownership: cost of licences, customizations, training, hardware when relevant) Vs. alternative solutions
4/10
License pricing license pricing (if provided by the software vendor)
$12 per organizer/month
Functionality
14
Skype
ITQlick rating ITQlick Rating is based on the software score (below) and aggregated online reviews
Score
97/100
Pricing Pricing score ranges between 1 to 10 while 1 is low TCO and 10 is high TCO (TCO - total cost of ownership: cost of licences, customizations, training, hardware when relevant) Vs. alternative solutions
2.2/10
License pricing license pricing (if provided by the software vendor)
$5 per user/month
Functionality
11
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Saba
ITQlick rating ITQlick Rating is based on the software score (below) and aggregated online reviews
Score
93/100
Pricing Pricing score ranges between 1 to 10 while 1 is low TCO and 10 is high TCO (TCO - total cost of ownership: cost of licences, customizations, training, hardware when relevant) Vs. alternative solutions
2.2/10
License pricing license pricing (if provided by the software vendor)
$19 per user/month
Functionality
29
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UberConference
ITQlick rating ITQlick Rating is based on the software score (below) and aggregated online reviews
Score
88/100
Pricing Pricing score ranges between 1 to 10 while 1 is low TCO and 10 is high TCO (TCO - total cost of ownership: cost of licences, customizations, training, hardware when relevant) Vs. alternative solutions
6.8/10
License pricing license pricing (if provided by the software vendor)
$15 per user/month
Functionality
3
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Shlomi holds a Bachelor of Science (B.Sc.) in Information System Engineering from Ben Gurion University in Israel. Shlomi brings 15 years of global IT and IS management experience as a consultant, and implementation expert for small, medium and large size (global) companies.