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Cisco TelePresence vs. Zoom
July 2022
Find out what your peers are saying about Cisco TelePresence vs. Zoom and other solutions. Updated: July 2022.
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Pros
"The most valuable features of Cisco TelePresence are the basic standard features and the ease of use. Additionally, the configuration and integration are exemplary.""TelePresence allows our customers to have a quick meeting while traveling and still be effective. It saves time and money."

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"I have found Zoom to be stable and it has good performance.""It meets all of our basic requirements. It's easy to use.""A good option for online meetings.""I don't have any issues with the scalability of Zoom.""It's popular. Many people use it not only personally, but also in businesses.""I'm not a really technologically sophisticated user. From my point of view, if I can use it, it's likely very straightforward.""I've never had to use tech support for it. It just works.""The solution is easy to set up."

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Cons
"The price of Cisco TelePresence overall should be reduced."

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"The updating feature of Zoom needs to be improved.""I have had the occasional problem with the connection and stability.""I like to see the whole screen and sometimes, it is difficult to hide the speaker's picture or my own picture from the forefront of the Zoom screen.""The interface could be more user-friendly.""There were some security issues early on, however, they have fixed the problem, and now it is fine.""If Zoom could be more secure, that would be better. Security is always a highly sensitive matter for everyone today.""Zoom could improve by increasing the time limitation in the free version.""There is insufficient customization."

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Pricing and Cost Advice
  • "Cisco TelePresence license is expensive and should be reduced. There is only a cost for the license and it is annually."
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  • "Zoom is free to use."
  • "We do not incur any licensing costs, as we use the free version."
  • "The cost of Zoom is approximately $150 USD annually."
  • "I believe that all of their licenses are purchased, so that they may use the solution for their teaching purposes."
  • "We are on an annual license for the solution. The price of the solution could be less expensive."
  • "The personal version is free. However, there are fees required to use the solution for business."
  • "Zoom is free."
  • "We are using the free version of Zoom."
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    Questions from the Community
    Top Answer:The most valuable features of Cisco TelePresence are the basic standard features and the ease of use. Additionally, the configuration and integration are exemplary.
    Top Answer:The price of Cisco TelePresence overall should be reduced.
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    Top Answer:The Zoom software is complete and effective, light and secure.
    Top Answer:The cost and benefits are excellent. The configuration is very easy and without complexities. Everything is very clear and the support is excellent.
    Ranking
    15th
    out of 59 in Virtual Meetings
    Views
    1,263
    Comparisons
    862
    Reviews
    2
    Average Words per Review
    236
    Rating
    8.0
    2nd
    out of 59 in Virtual Meetings
    Views
    8,317
    Comparisons
    5,016
    Reviews
    130
    Average Words per Review
    377
    Rating
    8.4
    Comparisons
    Also Known As
    TelePresence
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    Overview
    Cisco TelePresence Server brings multiparty video to unified communications deployments. Its flexible video, audio, and content-sharing capabilities allow users to participate in video conferences with multiple parties. Users can easily create, launch, and join meetings using standards-based video endpoints. Or their mobile devices or Cisco WebEx clients. Or even third-party video endpoints. The server provides high-quality, standards-based video conferencing for mobile, desktop, and room systems.

    Zoom helps businesses and organizations bring their teams together in a frictionless environment to get more done. Our easy, reliable cloud platform for video, phone, content sharing, and chat runs across mobile devices, desktops, telephones, and room systems. Message me to learn more about how Zoom can help your business or organization Visit zoom.com and follow @zoom_us.

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    Sample Customers
    Afni, AGCO, Bellevue, Came Group, Children's Hospital of Orange County (CHOC Children's), Del Papa Distributing, Instituto Zaldivar, ING Bank, Moffitt Cancer Center, Park Nicollet, Pentana Solutions Australia, San Jose State University, Sub-Zero Wolf, Transwestern and Metropolis Investment Holdings, Vital Images
    Fortinet, Veeva, Proofpoint, Box, Ticketmaster, Trend Micro, Caesars Entertainment, Santa Clara University, Pandora, Stanford Continuing Studies
    Top Industries
    VISITORS READING REVIEWS
    Comms Service Provider31%
    Computer Software Company15%
    Government10%
    Manufacturing Company5%
    REVIEWERS
    Computer Software Company29%
    Manufacturing Company12%
    Financial Services Firm11%
    Comms Service Provider5%
    VISITORS READING REVIEWS
    Comms Service Provider25%
    Computer Software Company17%
    Educational Organization9%
    Government8%
    Company Size
    VISITORS READING REVIEWS
    Small Business21%
    Midsize Enterprise16%
    Large Enterprise62%
    REVIEWERS
    Small Business42%
    Midsize Enterprise14%
    Large Enterprise44%
    VISITORS READING REVIEWS
    Small Business23%
    Midsize Enterprise20%
    Large Enterprise57%
    Buyer's Guide
    Cisco TelePresence vs. Zoom
    July 2022
    Find out what your peers are saying about Cisco TelePresence vs. Zoom and other solutions. Updated: July 2022.
    621,703 professionals have used our research since 2012.

    Cisco TelePresence is ranked 15th in Virtual Meetings with 2 reviews while Zoom is ranked 2nd in Virtual Meetings with 131 reviews. Cisco TelePresence is rated 8.0, while Zoom is rated 8.4. The top reviewer of Cisco TelePresence writes "Responsive support, reliable, and integrates well". On the other hand, the top reviewer of Zoom writes "Convenient, easy to use, and simple to set up". Cisco TelePresence is most compared with Webex, Polycom RealPresence Clariti, Cisco Meeting Server and Skype for Business, whereas Zoom is most compared with TeamViewer, Webex, GoToMeeting, Skype for Business and Adobe Connect. See our Cisco TelePresence vs. Zoom report.

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