WhatsApp Vs GoToMeeting (Sep 2020)

Shlomi LaviShlomi Lavi / Sep 07, 2020

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Bottom Line: Which is Better - WhatsApp or GoToMeeting?

GoToMeeting is more expensive to implement (TCO) than WhatsApp, GoToMeeting is rated higher (97/100) than WhatsApp (91/100). GoToMeeting offers more features (5) to their users than WhatsApp (3).

Looking for the right Communications 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 WhatsApp compares with Citrix Systems, Inc.?

WhatsApp: WhatsApp Inc. is an early stage technology startup founded in the heart of Silicon Valley. What does the name mean you ask? Well, WhatsApp is a pun on What's Up in case you didn't get it yet:)Because we want to build a better SMS alternative. Because we believe we can. Because someday very soon everybody will have a Smartphone.WhatsApp was founded ...

Citrix Systems, Inc.: Citrix transforms how businesses and IT work and people collaborate in the cloud era. With market-leading cloud, collaboration, networking and virtualization technologies, Citrix powers mobile workstyles and cloud services, making complex enterprise IT simpler and more accessible for 260,000 organizations. Citrix products touch 75 percent of Int...

Who's more expensive? WhatsApp or GoToMeeting?

The real total cost of ownership (TCO) of Communications 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 WhatsApp and GoToMeeting.

WhatsApp price Starting from $49 per month , on a scale between 1 to 10 WhatsApp is rated 2, which is much lower than the average cost of Communications software. GoToMeeting price starts at $12 per organizer/month , when comparing GoToMeeting to their competitors, the software is rated 4 - lower than the average Communications software cost.

Bottom line:GoToMeeting is more expensive than WhatsApp.

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 WhatsApp Vs. GoToMeeting based on some of the most important and required Communications features. WhatsApp: Data Import/Export, Basic Reports, Online Customer Support. GoToMeeting: Chat, Mobile Access, Collaboration, Project Management, Scheduling.

Target customer size

Customers of the software include individual mobile users as well as businesses. GoToMeeting is perfect companies of all sizes.

WhatsApp

ITQlick rating
(3.9/5)

Starting from $49 per month

WhatsApp is a simple and real time messaging app for personal and commercial use. It also allows the sharing of images and videos and offers support for all major operating system. It was designed and la...

Categories: Mobile.

GoToMeeting

ITQlick rating
(4.5/5)

starts at $12 per organizer/month

GoToMeeting is a video conferencing and collaboration software for all business types and sizes. With GoToMeeting, companies can conduct meeting online with up to 100 employees.

Categories: Conference Calling, Video Conferencing, Project Collaboration, Leave Management, Kitting / Bill of Materials.

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WhatsApp: 3 Features

Data Import/Export
Basic Reports
Online Customer Support

GoToMeeting: 5 Features

Chat
Mobile Access
Collaboration
Project Management
Scheduling
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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WhatsApp
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
3/10
License pricing license pricing (if provided by the software vendor)
Pricing not available
Functionality
4
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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
Cellcrypt
ITQlick rating ITQlick Rating is based on the software score (below) and aggregated online reviews
Score
90/100
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
3.2/10
License pricing license pricing (if provided by the software vendor)
$1,600 per year
Functionality
5
LifeSize
ITQlick rating ITQlick Rating is based on the software score (below) and aggregated online reviews
Score
86/100
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
3.4/10
License pricing license pricing (if provided by the software vendor)
$12.50 per month
Functionality
5
CARES™
ITQlick rating ITQlick Rating is based on the software score (below) and aggregated online reviews
Score
82/100
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
9.2/10
License pricing license pricing (if provided by the software vendor)
$2499.95 per license
Functionality
13
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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.