OTRS Vs devContact (Nov 2020)

Shlomi LaviShlomi Lavi / Nov 14, 2020

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OTRS

ITQlick rating
(4.5/5)

starts at $29 per user/month

OTRS is a service management software designed for companies to aid resource planning, facilitate real-time information, boost optimal security, and ensure maximal flexibility.

Categories: Ticket Management, Help Desk.

devContact

ITQlick rating
(4.8/5)

devContact is a help desk software designed as an online solution to help handle user retention, feedbacks, bad reviews, and customer support problems.

Categories: Mobile, CRM, Banking CRM, Casino CRM, Healthcare CRM.

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OTRS Specifications

ITQlick Score: 84/100
ITQlick Rating: (4.5/5)
Pricing: 4/10 - average cost
Category: Help Desk -> OTRS
Company: otrs.org
Pricing: starts at $29 per user/month
Typical customers: Small businesses and start ups
Platforms: Desktop
Links: OTRS review, OTRS pricing, OTRS alternatives

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OTRS: 3 Features

Data Import/Export
Basic Reports
Online Customer Support

devContact: 0 Features

We are working to collect the information

Bottom Line: Which is Better - OTRS or devContact?

OTRS is more expensive to implement (TCO - Total Cost of Ownership) than devContact, devContact is rated higher (85/100) than OTRS (84/100). OTRS offers more features (3) to their users than devContact (0).

Looking for the right Help Desk 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 otrs.org compares with devContact?

otrs.org: The OTRS Group offers Consulting, Software Development and Support for implementation, customization and operation of OTRS Help Desk software and OTRS IT Service Management software in an "OTRS Best Practice Edition" on premise or in a software-as-a-sevice solution called "Managed OTRS".

devContact: Cut down on your support tickets with a built-in help desk module comprising FAQs and Knowledge-base. Customers can perform keyword search to find solutions to their problems.

Who's more expensive? OTRS or devContact?

The real total cost of ownership (TCO) of Help Desk 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 OTRS and devContact.

OTRS price starts at $29 per user/month , on a scale between 1 to 10 OTRS is rated 4, which is lower than the average cost of Help Desk software. devContact accurate pricing info is available upon request (they don't share it publicly), however , on a scale between 1 to 10 OTRS is rated 4, which is lower than the average cost of Help Desk software.

Bottom line: OTRS is more expensive than devContact.

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 OTRS Vs. devContact based on some of the most important and required Help Desk features. OTRS: Data Import/Export, Basic Reports, Online Customer Support. devContact: We are still working to collect the list of features for devContact.

Target customer size

OTRS's typical customers include: Small businesses and start ups, and devContact's target customer size include: Small businesses and start ups.

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)
Functionality score
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OTRS
ITQlick rating ITQlick Rating is based on the software score (below) and aggregated online reviews
Score
84/100
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)
$29 per user/month
Functionality
5
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devContact
ITQlick rating ITQlick Rating is based on the software score (below) and aggregated online reviews
Score
85/100
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
2/10
License pricing license pricing (if provided by the software vendor)
Pricing not available
Functionality
11
Freshdesk
ITQlick rating ITQlick Rating is based on the software score (below) and aggregated online reviews
Score
94/100
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
2/10
License pricing license pricing (if provided by the software vendor)
$15 per user/month
Functionality
39
Zoho
ITQlick rating ITQlick Rating is based on the software score (below) and aggregated online reviews
Score
92/100
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 user/month
Functionality
3
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FuseDesk
ITQlick rating ITQlick Rating is based on the software score (below) and aggregated online reviews
Score
91/100
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
6.4/10
License pricing license pricing (if provided by the software vendor)
$97 per user/month
Functionality
7
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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.