jive communications Vs 3CX

Shlomi LaviShlomi Lavi / May 19, 2021

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Bottom Line: Which is Better - jive communications or 3CX?

3CX is more expensive to implement (TCO) than jive communications, jive communications is rated higher (93/100) than 3CX (90/100). Both tools offer the same amount of features.

Looking for the right VoIP solution for your business? buyers like you are primarily concerned about the real total implementation cost (TCO), full list of features, vendor reliability, user reviews, pros and cons. In this article we compare between the 2 software products:

How JIVE compares with 3CX?

JIVE: Jive is the pioneer and world’s leading provider of social business solutions. Our products apply powerful technology that helps people connect, communicate and collaborate to get more work done and solve their biggest business challenges.

3CX: 3CX develops a full range of VoIP telephony software products.3CX Phone System for Windows is a software-based IP PBX that replaces a proprietary hardware PBX / PABX. 3CX’s IP PBX has been developed specifically for Microsoft Windows and is based on the SIP standard, making it easier to manage and allowing you to use any SIP phone (software or hard...

Who's more expensive? jive communications or 3CX Phone System?

The real total cost of ownership (TCO) of VoIP software includes the software license, subscription fees, software training, customizations, hardware (if needed), maintenance & support and other related services. When calculating the TCO it's important to add all of these "hidden cost" as well. We prepared a TCO calculator for jive communications and 3CX Phone System.

jive communications price starts at $30 per user/month , on a scale between 1 to 10 jive communications is rated 2, which is much lower than the average cost of VoIP software. 3CX Phone System price starts at $0.95 per user/month , when comparing 3CX Phone System to their competitors, the software is rated 4 - lower than the average VoIP software cost.

Bottom line:3CX Phone System is more expensive than jive communications.

Which software includes more/better features?

As with any business software solutions, it’s important to consider the features & functionality. The tool should support the processes, workflows, reports and needs that matter to your team. To help you evaluate this, we've compared jive communications Vs. 3CX based on some of the most important and required VoIP features. jive communications: Customer Service, Sales Automation, Social Media. 3CX Phone System: Call Recording, Call Center, VoIP.

Target customer size

Jive Software develops solutions which combine social networking and media into an integrated platform in a business environment. Customers of the software include small and medium businesses as well as large enterprises.

jive communications

ITQlick rating
(4.6/5)

starts at $30 per user/month

Jive Software is a pioneer in providing social enterprise software. It provides cloud based solutions which focus on increasing productivity through collaboration platforms that cover employees, customers and v...

Categories: Communications, Cloud PBX, PBX Phone Systems, VoIP.

3CX

ITQlick rating
(4.5/5)

starts at $0.95 per user/month

3CX Phone System is an on-premise and cloud-based PBX system for unified communications. 3CX Phone System works with VoIP Gateways, SIP trunks, and SIP standard-based IP Phones. 3CX Phone System allows users to...

Categories: Business Phone Systems, Call Recording, Cloud PBX, Internet Fax, SIP Clients.

Compare specifications

3CX Specifications

ITQlick Score: 90/100
ITQlick Rating: (4.5/5)
Pricing: 4/10 - average cost
Category: VoIP -> 3CX
Company: 3CX
Pricing: starts at $0.95 per user/month
Typical customers: Small, medium and large size businesses
Platforms: Desktop, Mobile, Cloud
Links: 3CX review, 3CX pricing, 3CX alternatives

Compare features

jive communications: 3 Features

Customer Service
Sales Automation
Social Media

3CX Phone System: 3 Features

Call Recording
Call Center
VoIP
ITQlick rating ITQlick Rating is based on the software score (below) and aggregated online reviews
ITQlick score ITQlick Score is a 1 to 100, the calculation is based on pricing, and functionality Vs. alternative solutions
Pricing score pricing Score is a 1 to 10 (10 is high cost), 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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jive
ITQlick rating
4.6/5
Score
93/100
Pricing
2.8/10
License pricing
$30 per user/month
Functionality
7
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3CX
ITQlick rating
4.5/5
Score
90/100
Pricing
5.6/10
License pricing
$0.95 per user/month
Functionality
13
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SolarWinds
ITQlick rating
5/5
Score
94/100
Pricing
4.2/10
License pricing
$800 per user/year
Functionality
38
RingCentral
ITQlick rating
4.2/5
Score
93/100
Pricing
4.2/10
License pricing
$19.99 per user/month
Functionality
34
Nextiva
ITQlick rating
4.2/5
Score
93/100
Pricing
3.2/10
License pricing
$18.95 per user/month
Functionality
27
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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.