OBi Review

ITQlick score for OBi: 81/100

OBi Review - Sep 2020

ITQlick rating
(2.8/5)

Starting from $55,000 per license

OBi software is a cloud-hosted suite of VoIP telephony devices that target businesses, service providers and consumers. The user can manage OBi devices through OBiTALK cloud- platform portal & API which allows for a precise, easy first-day deployment and 2nd-day maintenance.

  • ITQlick score: 81/100

    Main category: VoIP

    Sub categories :

    • Business Phone Systems
    • Cloud PBX
    • SIP Clients
    • Video Conferencing

    Typical customer size: Small business

Shlomi Lavi / updated: Sep 26, 2020

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What is OBi Used For?

OBi software is a cloud-hosted suite of VoIP telephony devices that target businesses, service providers and consumers. The user can manage OBi devices through OBiTALK cloud- platform portal & API which allows for a precise, easy first-day deployment and 2nd-day maintenance.

OBi Software is a product Obihai Technology founded in 2010 and based in Campbell, California. OBiTALK features cloud-based diagnostic and remote management capabilities which allow the IT and support team to troubleshoot and manage devices wherever they are.

The OBiTALK cloud platform helps to update the device firmware with new released. OBi devices work well with VoIP platforms that are SIP/IMS based like BroadSoft, Genband, Asterisk, Metaswitch, Huawei, Kamailio, and FreeSwitch.

The OBi software devices are purpose-built, stand-alone products with "system on a chip" platform that is high-performance.

Average Rating -

The rating of OBi is 2.8 stars out of 5. The rating is based on ITQlick expert review.

Typical Customers

The typical customers include the following business size: Small business.

Competitors & Alternatives

The two main competitors of OBi software devices include Vonage Business Solutions and Google Hangouts. Vonage Business Solutions is a business communications solution that works best for small or midsize organizations, but in comparison, OBi software is a suite of VoIP telephony devices that target businesses, service providers and consumers.

Both Vonage Business Solutions and OBi devices are deployed as cloud-based. Vonage Business Solutions is a product of Vonage Company whereas OBi Software is a product Obihai Technology both of which are based in the United States.

The two cloud-based solutions offer Online, Business Hours, and 24/7 (Live Rep) support. Google Hangouts software is a team communication solution that helps users to chat effortlessly with their coworkers using their Gmail account whereas OBi software is a cloud-hosted suite of VoIP telephony devices suitable for businesses, consumers or service providers.

The OBi devices and Google Hangouts are ideal for small & medium businesses and large enterprises. Google Hangouts is a product of Google Company, but in contrast, OBi Software is a product Obihai Technology.

OBi Pricing Information

The cost of license starting from $55,000 per license. The experts at ITQlick has reviewed OBi pricing and gave the software a total cost of ownership (TCO) rating of 3 out of 10. Custom price cost for your business is available upon request.

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Is it the right software for you?

OBi software offers a suite of VoIP telephony devices for various businesses, service providers and consumers. The OBi devices are ideal for small & medium business, as well as large organizations. Different industries using this product include education, healthcare, restaurants, service companies, consultants, and more.

OBi Categories

Business Phone Systems
Cloud PBX
SIP Clients
Video Conferencing

Specifications

Company:
Address: Campbell, CA, United States
Website:https://www.polycom.com/voice-conferencing-solutions/voip-adapters.html
Customers: Small business
Business Area: Cross Business Areas
Platforms: Desktop
Operating Systems: Mac OS, Windows, Linux

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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.