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HCL Sametime Alternatives & Competitors

(103)3.9 out of 5

Looking for alternatives to HCL Sametime? Tons of people want Business Instant Messaging Software to help with presentations, whiteboarding, and hand raise. What's difficult is finding out whether or not the software you choose is right for you. We have compiled a list of Business Instant Messaging Software that reviewers voted best overall compared to HCL Sametime. Based on reviewer data you can see how HCL Sametime stacks up to the competition, check reviews from current & previous users, and find the best fit for your business. Microsoft Teams, Cisco Jabber, Slack, and Webex (formerly Webex Teams) are the most popular alternatives and competitors to HCL Sametime.

Top Alternatives to HCL Sametime

  • Microsoft Teams
  • Cisco Jabber
  • Slack
  • Webex (formerly Webex Teams)
  • Cisco Webex Meetings

Top 20 Alternatives & Competitors to HCL Sametime

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  1. Microsoft Teams

    (8,995)4.2 out of 5

    Microsoft Teams is a chat-based workspace in Office 365. It brings together people, conversations and content along with the tools that teams need so they can easily collaborate to achieve more.

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  2. Microsoft Teams is a chat-based workspace in Office 365. It brings together people, conversations and content along with the tools that teams need so they can easily collaborate to achieve more.

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    UA
    Lync is definitely a good way to stay in touch with coworkers. The chat function is simple and easy to use.

    Reviewers say compared to HCL Sametime, Microsoft Teams is:

    Easier to admin
    Easier to set up
    Better at support
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    #2
  3. Cisco Jabber

    (3,348)4.1 out of 5

    Empower employees to work together efficiently from anywhere by bringing together presence, instant messaging (IM), audio, video and web conferencing, enterprise voice, and visual voicemail into one client on your desktop.

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  4. Empower employees to work together efficiently from anywhere by bringing together presence, instant messaging (IM), audio, video and web conferencing, enterprise voice, and visual voicemail into one client on your desktop.

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    UR
    I used Cisco Jabber to communicate issues to my team in real time vs sending a lengthy email

    Reviewers say compared to HCL Sametime, Cisco Jabber is:

    Easier to admin
    Better at support
    More usable
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    #3
  5. Slack

    (26,427)4.5 out of 5
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    Slack brings all your communication together in one place. It’s real-time messaging, archiving and search for modern teams.

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  6. Slack brings all your communication together in one place. It’s real-time messaging, archiving and search for modern teams.

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    UC
    * The autobot feature which helps you get familiar with tool's features is quite helpful * The fact that you can create channels and posts questions/answers on them is the most significant feature...Read more

    Reviewers say compared to HCL Sametime, Slack is:

    Easier to admin
    Easier to set up
    Better at support
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    #4
  7. Webex (formerly Webex Teams)

    (565)4.3 out of 5

    Webex (formerly Webex Teams) is here to help you transform how work gets done, not just enable team chat. Webex Teams is an app for continuous teamwork that brings crystal-clear video meetings, group messaging, file sharing, calling and whiteboarding so your teams can work anytime, on any device, with anyone, across any workstream.

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  8. Webex (formerly Webex Teams) is here to help you transform how work gets done, not just enable team chat. Webex Teams is an app for continuous teamwork that brings crystal-clear video meetings, group messaging, file sharing, calling and whiteboarding so your teams can work anytime, on any device, with anyone, across any workstream.

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    Neel R.
    NR
    everything is just fantastic according to this upgraded world

    Reviewers say compared to HCL Sametime, Webex (formerly Webex Teams) is:

    Easier to admin
    Easier to set up
    Better at support
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  9. Cisco Webex Meetings

    (12,463)4.2 out of 5
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    Cisco Webex Meetings is how Fortune 500 get 110% from their teams. The new Webex Meetings redesign gives you modern, video-first meetings that are more intuitive and productive. Millions rely on Cisco Webex to work smarter, connect across boundaries, and drive innovative ideas forward. When you want a secure, flexible, seamless, and intelligent collaboration solution, you choose Cisco.

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  10. Cisco Webex Meetings is how Fortune 500 get 110% from their teams. The new Webex Meetings redesign gives you modern, video-first meetings that are more intuitive and productive. Millions rely on Cisco Webex to work smarter, connect across boundaries, and drive innovative ideas forward. When you want a secure, flexible, seamless, and intelligent collaboration solution, you choose Cisco.

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    CI
    We use cisco webex for our monthly meetings. Almost 10 plus country users connects on same time. Its easy and efficient. People can see who join they can chat and talk same time.

    Reviewers say compared to HCL Sametime, Cisco Webex Meetings is:

    Easier to admin
    Better at support
    Better at meeting requirements
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  11. Google Hangouts Meet

    (5,383)4.4 out of 5

    Connect with your team from anywhere. With easy-to-join video calls, you can meet face to face without the added cost of travel.

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  12. Connect with your team from anywhere. With easy-to-join video calls, you can meet face to face without the added cost of travel.

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    UH
    The ability to join the conference from a computer or phone.

    Reviewers say compared to HCL Sametime, Google Hangouts Meet is:

    Easier to admin
    Easier to set up
    More usable
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    #7
  13. Skype

    (18,879)4.3 out of 5

    Transform the way you work and build your business with one collaborative tool.

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  14. Transform the way you work and build your business with one collaborative tool.

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    Christopher B.
    CB
    I like the clean interface as opposed to Louts Sametime which is what we previously used. I love the ability to make audio & video calls as well as screensharing

    Reviewers say compared to HCL Sametime, Skype is:

    Easier to admin
    Easier to set up
    More usable
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  15. Zoom

    (32,504)4.5 out of 5

    Zoom unifies cloud video conferencing, simple online meetings, and group messaging into one easy-to-use platform. Zooms solution offers the video, audio, and screen-sharing experience across Zoom Rooms, Windows, Mac, iOS, Android, and H.323/SIP room systems.

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  16. Zoom unifies cloud video conferencing, simple online meetings, and group messaging into one easy-to-use platform. Zooms solution offers the video, audio, and screen-sharing experience across Zoom Rooms, Windows, Mac, iOS, Android, and H.323/SIP room systems.

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    Fco Javier P.
    FP
    In muy opinión the interface is very simple

    Reviewers say compared to HCL Sametime, Zoom is:

    Easier to admin
    Easier to set up
    Better at support
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  17. GoToMeeting

    (11,846)4.2 out of 5
    Optimized for quick response

    Millions of businesses trust GoToMeeting for reliable, professional online meetings and on-the-go collaboration. Gain momentum with an award-winning solution that works instantly on any device.

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  18. Millions of businesses trust GoToMeeting for reliable, professional online meetings and on-the-go collaboration. Gain momentum with an award-winning solution that works instantly on any device.

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    UM
    The user interface is really easy to use.

    Reviewers say compared to HCL Sametime, GoToMeeting is:

    Easier to admin
    Better at support
    Easier to set up
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  19. Adobe Connect

    (686)4.1 out of 5

    Adobe Connect is a web conferencing solution for online meetings, eLearning, & webinars.

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  20. Adobe Connect is a web conferencing solution for online meetings, eLearning, & webinars.

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    AE
    the students have breakout rooms available to them but when we need a group we are able to do that as well, flexibility

    Reviewers say compared to HCL Sametime, Adobe Connect is:

    Easier to admin
    Better at support
    Better at meeting requirements
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  21. UberConference

    (1,882)4.4 out of 5
    Optimized for quick response

    Free conference calls with a visual interface. See who's on the call, see who's talking, and more...and FREE

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  22. Free conference calls with a visual interface. See who's on the call, see who's talking, and more...and FREE

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    MK
    UberConference needs just an email contact information, it's straightforward, and the sound quality is quite good; even for the new attendees, it's easy to share the screen. Apart from the software...Read more

    Reviewers say compared to HCL Sametime, UberConference is:

    Easier to admin
    Easier to set up
    More usable
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  23. BlueJeans Meetings

    (3,996)4.3 out of 5
    Optimized for quick response

    BlueJeans brings video, audio and web conferencing together with the collaboration tools people use every day. The first cloud service to connect desktops, mobile devices and room systems in one video meeting, BlueJeans makes meetings fast to join and simple to use, so people can work productively where and how they want.

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  24. BlueJeans brings video, audio and web conferencing together with the collaboration tools people use every day. The first cloud service to connect desktops, mobile devices and room systems in one video meeting, BlueJeans makes meetings fast to join and simple to use, so people can work productively where and how they want.

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    Pratik A.
    PA
    Easy user interface and navigation. Easy to call, text and video conference. Also we can share the screen.

    Reviewers say compared to HCL Sametime, BlueJeans Meetings is:

    Easier to admin
    Easier to set up
    Better at support
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  25. TeamViewer

    (1,981)4.5 out of 5
    Optimized for quick response

    Easy-to-use remote support and access software that lets you securely connect to and monitor desktop-to-desktop, desktop-to-mobile, mobile-to-mobile, or to unattended devices like servers and IoT devices from anywhere.

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  26. Easy-to-use remote support and access software that lets you securely connect to and monitor desktop-to-desktop, desktop-to-mobile, mobile-to-mobile, or to unattended devices like servers and IoT devices from anywhere.

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    UF
    During the lockdown, TeamViewer has helped me to give remote access to our IT team whenever i faced any technical issue with my laptop. It's super easy to connect and is very secure way to share...Read more

    Reviewers say compared to HCL Sametime, TeamViewer is:

    Easier to admin
    Easier to set up
    Better at support
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  27. join.me

    (3,987)4.2 out of 5
    Optimized for quick response

    Get everybody on the same page, when they're not in the same room, instantly. Review documents and designs. Train staff. Demo products or just show off. join.me is a ridiculously simple screen sharing tool for meetings on the fly.

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  28. Get everybody on the same page, when they're not in the same room, instantly. Review documents and designs. Train staff. Demo products or just show off. join.me is a ridiculously simple screen sharing tool for meetings on the fly.

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    Suleman A.
    SA
    What I like the most is that video sharing and conferencing with join.me is super easy, It is easy for the audience to join without downloading any software from the web.

    Reviewers say compared to HCL Sametime, join.me is:

    Easier to admin
    Easier to set up
    Better at support
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  29. GlobalMeet Collaboration

    (504)4.2 out of 5
    Optimized for quick response

    GlobalMeet’s user-friendly conferencing platform lets you meet on PGi’s best-in-class global audio network. GlobalMeet is an easier and better way to share presentations and collaborate with large groups online.

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  30. GlobalMeet’s user-friendly conferencing platform lets you meet on PGi’s best-in-class global audio network. GlobalMeet is an easier and better way to share presentations and collaborate with large groups online.

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    David S.
    DS
    The ability to record your meeting and retrieve it for future use. This is invaluable for training and a multitude of other purposes. I may be a little biased as I was involved in the development...Read more

    Reviewers say compared to HCL Sametime, GlobalMeet Collaboration is:

    Easier to admin
    Better at support
    Easier to set up
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  31. Whereby

    (748)4.7 out of 5
    Optimized for quick response

    Collaborate from anywhere! Easy video meetings with no login for guests.

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  32. Collaborate from anywhere! Easy video meetings with no login for guests.

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    Elizabeth I.
    EI
    I think that Whereby values simplicity, it's quick, easy and to the point. All you have to do, if you are the host, is create an account, generate a link and you are ready to start talking in the...Read more

    Reviewers say compared to HCL Sametime, Whereby is:

    Easier to admin
    Easier to set up
    More usable
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  33. ClearSlide

    (477)4.1 out of 5

    ClearSlide provides cloud-based sales communications platforms. It helps sales teams close more business.

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  34. ClearSlide provides cloud-based sales communications platforms. It helps sales teams close more business.

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    UM
    It is easy to upload documents in either PDF or PPT formats and share them with clients or prospects, either via email links or screenshare. I like that I also get a daily email update about what...Read more

    Reviewers say compared to HCL Sametime, ClearSlide is:

    Easier to admin
    Easier to set up
    Better at support
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  35. Lifesize

    (402)4.6 out of 5
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    Lifesize delivers video conferencing that’s as easy, as lifelike and as remarkable as meeting in person. From delivering the world’s first high definition video conference in 2005 to introducing the first cloud video conferencing solution to provide a connected experience across devices and meeting rooms, Lifesize addresses organizations’ demand for high quality and reliable video that is affordable and simple to use.

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  36. Lifesize delivers video conferencing that’s as easy, as lifelike and as remarkable as meeting in person. From delivering the world’s first high definition video conference in 2005 to introducing the first cloud video conferencing solution to provide a connected experience across devices and meeting rooms, Lifesize addresses organizations’ demand for high quality and reliable video that is affordable and simple to use.

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    PB
    It is an interesting platform dedicated to the telecommunication field, with powerful tools that allow the development of good executive performance, when it comes to highly important interactive...Read more

    Reviewers say compared to HCL Sametime, Lifesize is:

    Easier to admin
    Better at support
    Easier to set up
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  37. Zoho Meeting

    (667)4.5 out of 5

    Reach your global customers within minutes and present your product demos or sales presentation. Close deals faster without travelling.

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  38. Reach your global customers within minutes and present your product demos or sales presentation. Close deals faster without travelling.

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    Je'Rico B.
    JB
    We use Zoho for everything and we are grateful for everything that zoho offers. Its a greater asset to us than zoom and microsoft teams.

    Reviewers say compared to HCL Sametime, Zoho Meeting is:

    Easier to admin
    Easier to set up
    Better at support
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    #20
  39. Bitrix24

    (367)4.0 out of 5

    Social collaboration and communications platform.

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  40. Social collaboration and communications platform.

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    JD
    I love the free multi-tool software that Bitrix24 provides for you to run your whole enterprise. So many excellent modules are available, including CRM, sales funnels, project management and many...Read more