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Pricing

 
Live chat and SMS
$18.90
per month
GET STARTED
$10
/month
 
Call management
$9
per month
FOR GROWING TEAMS
$20
/agent/month
 
Knowledge base management
$18.90
per month
 
Support Ticket Sofware
$18.90
per month
 
Free Trial
Free Trial
Free Trial Unavailable
Free Trial Unavailable
LiveHelpNow
Live chat and SMS
$18.90per month
Call management
$9per month
Knowledge base management
$18.90per month
Support Ticket Sofware
$18.90per month
Free Trial
Jira Service Desk
GET STARTED
$10/month
FOR GROWING TEAMS
$20/agent/month
Free Trial
Micro Focus Service Management Automation (SMAX)
Free Trial Unavailable
ServiceNow
Free Trial Unavailable

Ratings

Meets Requirements
Meets Requirements
8.7
8.5
8.2
8.4
Ease of Use
Ease of Use
8.7
7.8
7.4
7.4
Ease of Setup
Ease of Setup
8.4
7.3
7.1
7.2
Ease of Admin
Ease of Admin
8.4
7.4
7.5
7.8
Quality of Support
Quality of Support
8.6
8.0
7.6
7.9
Ease of Doing Business With
Ease of Doing Business With
8.9
8.2
8.1
8.1
Product Direction (% positive)
Product Direction (% positive)
7.8
7.8
6.8
7.8
Meets Requirements
LiveHelpNow
8.7
Jira Service Desk
8.5
Micro Focus Service Management Automation (SMAX)
8.2
ServiceNow
8.4
Ease of Use
LiveHelpNow
8.7
Jira Service Desk
7.8
Micro Focus Service Management Automation (SMAX)
7.4
ServiceNow
7.4
Ease of Setup
LiveHelpNow
8.4
Jira Service Desk
7.3
Micro Focus Service Management Automation (SMAX)
7.1
ServiceNow
7.2
Ease of Admin
LiveHelpNow
8.4
Jira Service Desk
7.4
Micro Focus Service Management Automation (SMAX)
7.5
ServiceNow
7.8
Quality of Support
LiveHelpNow
8.6
Jira Service Desk
8.0
Micro Focus Service Management Automation (SMAX)
7.6
ServiceNow
7.9
Ease of Doing Business With
LiveHelpNow
8.9
Jira Service Desk
8.2
Micro Focus Service Management Automation (SMAX)
8.1
ServiceNow
8.1
Product Direction (% positive)
LiveHelpNow
7.8
Jira Service Desk
7.8
Micro Focus Service Management Automation (SMAX)
6.8
ServiceNow
7.8

Reviewers' Company Size

Small-Business (50 or fewer emp.)
Small-Business
(50 or fewer emp.)
48.7%
16.2%
9.6%
3.9%
Mid-Market (51-1000 emp.)
Mid-Market
(51-1000 emp.)
33.0%
40.4%
21.2%
17.3%
Enterprise (> 1000 emp.)
Enterprise
(> 1000 emp.)
18.3%
43.4%
69.2%
78.8%
LiveHelpNow
Small-Business
48.7%
Mid-Market
33.0%
Enterprise
18.3%
Jira Service Desk
Small-Business
16.2%
Mid-Market
40.4%
Enterprise
43.4%
Micro Focus Service Management Automation (SMAX)
Small-Business
9.6%
Mid-Market
21.2%
Enterprise
69.2%
ServiceNow
Small-Business
3.9%
Mid-Market
17.3%
Enterprise
78.8%

Reviewers' Industry

 
Information Technology and Services
7.6%
Information Technology and Services
28.4%
Information Technology and Services
25.4%
Information Technology and Services
27.6%
 
Retail
5.6%
Computer Software
15.2%
Hospital & Health Care
10.2%
Hospital & Health Care
7.5%
 
Consumer Goods
4.9%
Internet
6.1%
Insurance
8.5%
Higher Education
7.5%
 
Insurance
4.2%
Telecommunications
4.4%
Airlines/Aviation
8.5%
Computer Software
6.7%
 
Business Supplies and Equipment
4.2%
Financial Services
4.4%
Utilities
3.4%
Financial Services
6.1%
 
Other
73.6%
Other
41.6%
Other
44.1%
Other
44.5%
LiveHelpNow
Information Technology and Services
7.6%
Retail
5.6%
Consumer Goods
4.9%
Insurance
4.2%
Business Supplies and Equipment
4.2%
Other
73.6%
Jira Service Desk
Information Technology and Services
28.4%
Computer Software
15.2%
Internet
6.1%
Telecommunications
4.4%
Financial Services
4.4%
Other
41.6%
Micro Focus Service Management Automation (SMAX)
Information Technology and Services
25.4%
Hospital & Health Care
10.2%
Insurance
8.5%
Airlines/Aviation
8.5%
Utilities
3.4%
Other
44.1%
ServiceNow
Information Technology and Services
27.6%
Hospital & Health Care
7.5%
Higher Education
7.5%
Computer Software
6.7%
Financial Services
6.1%
Other
44.5%

Reviews

Most Helpful Favorable Review
Most Helpful Favorable Review
G2 User

Being able to chat online, it makes things easier

TINCY G.
User in Information Technology and Services

The kind of view it offers, which is easily understandable and therefore resulting in faster issue resolution. The ease with which daily work can be logged and monitored. It also provides an option to track the issue which is indeed helpful as it helps me...

Thore S.
Administrator in Information Technology and Services

Complete overview, all tasks/processes in one tool. Integration with IDOL gives BigData power where we need it to be: A part of our workflow. Version 9.34 with Smart Analytics improves ticket registration/ticket quality at Service Desk and combined with Hot...

G2 User in Computer Software

- Organized ticketing queue - Automated email mechanism - Priority based suggestions - ETA alerts - Enhanced knowledge management associated with tickets

Most Helpful Critical Review
Most Helpful Critical Review
G2 User

The software/operator panel can be slow (like an old computer).

G2 User in Law Practice

No workflow, missing integration with outlook

Christopher K.
User in Information Technology and Services

Not probably but definitely the worst Customer Service Desk software I have encountered. The ITIL compliance and reporting might be a big draw card as well as the HP logo but that is where it ends. Administrative overhead is time consuming while the...

G2 User in Insurance

Everything: ServiceNow has no idea about ITIL, they took ITIL and flipped it upside down. Their system is broken and doesn't work properly. Imagine you go to a car dealer to buy a new car. You pay the money and you get the keys. When you get outside to...

 
LiveHelpNow
Most Helpful Favorable Review
G2 User

Being able to chat online, it makes things easier

Most Helpful Critical Review
G2 User

The software/operator panel can be slow (like an old computer).

Jira Service Desk
Most Helpful Favorable Review
TINCY G.
User in Information Technology and Services

The kind of view it offers, which is easily understandable and therefore resulting in faster issue resolution. The ease with which daily work can be logged and monitored. It also provides an option to track the issue which is indeed helpful as it helps me...

Most Helpful Critical Review
G2 User in Law Practice

No workflow, missing integration with outlook

Micro Focus Service Management Automation (SMAX)
Most Helpful Favorable Review
Thore S.
Administrator in Information Technology and Services

Complete overview, all tasks/processes in one tool. Integration with IDOL gives BigData power where we need it to be: A part of our workflow. Version 9.34 with Smart Analytics improves ticket registration/ticket quality at Service Desk and combined with Hot...

Most Helpful Critical Review
Christopher K.
User in Information Technology and Services

Not probably but definitely the worst Customer Service Desk software I have encountered. The ITIL compliance and reporting might be a big draw card as well as the HP logo but that is where it ends. Administrative overhead is time consuming while the...

ServiceNow
Most Helpful Favorable Review
G2 User in Computer Software

- Organized ticketing queue - Automated email mechanism - Priority based suggestions - ETA alerts - Enhanced knowledge management associated with tickets

Most Helpful Critical Review
G2 User in Insurance

Everything: ServiceNow has no idea about ITIL, they took ITIL and flipped it upside down. Their system is broken and doesn't work properly. Imagine you go to a car dealer to buy a new car. You pay the money and you get the keys. When you get outside to...

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