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Score 8.9 out of 100
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Score 7.8 out of 100

Likelihood to Recommend

Action1 Cloud Remote Monitoring and Management Solution

If you need a solution to help you remotely manage your endpoints this is a no-brainer. I highly recommend signing up for the trial and pushing the agent out to a few endpoints to test
Anonymous | TrustRadius Reviewer

GoToAssist Remote Support

Its a great tool if you support users remotely. The fact that it is easy to deploy (or have the end users connect) is a massive plus. If you provide software support to end users or are part of an IT team that helps users fix their problems this will save you a ton of time. It also works great in low bandwidth scenarios. So if your users are in remote locations with slow speed internet this will still get the job done. It is also really reliable. We faced almost no bugs or critical issues. I would imagine it would also perform really well as a server monitoring tool. Just deploy it and you can remotely connect to the server whenever you need to.Great tool if you need reliable, high performing remote connection
Anonymous | TrustRadius Reviewer

Feature Rating Comparison

Remote Administration

Action1 Cloud Remote Monitoring and Management Solution
GoToAssist Remote Support
8.0
Screen sharing
Action1 Cloud Remote Monitoring and Management Solution
GoToAssist Remote Support
8.8
File transfer
Action1 Cloud Remote Monitoring and Management Solution
GoToAssist Remote Support
8.8
Instant message
Action1 Cloud Remote Monitoring and Management Solution
GoToAssist Remote Support
9.0
Secure remote access with Smart Card authentication
Action1 Cloud Remote Monitoring and Management Solution
GoToAssist Remote Support
7.1
Access to sleeping/powered-off computers
Action1 Cloud Remote Monitoring and Management Solution
GoToAssist Remote Support
6.4
Over-the-Internet remote session
Action1 Cloud Remote Monitoring and Management Solution
GoToAssist Remote Support
8.4
Initiate remote control from mobile
Action1 Cloud Remote Monitoring and Management Solution
GoToAssist Remote Support
8.2
Remote management of servers & workstations
Action1 Cloud Remote Monitoring and Management Solution
GoToAssist Remote Support
8.3
Remote Active Directory® management
Action1 Cloud Remote Monitoring and Management Solution
GoToAssist Remote Support
7.0
Centralized management dashboard
Action1 Cloud Remote Monitoring and Management Solution
GoToAssist Remote Support
7.8
Session record
Action1 Cloud Remote Monitoring and Management Solution
GoToAssist Remote Support
8.7
Annotations
Action1 Cloud Remote Monitoring and Management Solution
GoToAssist Remote Support
8.0
Monitoring and Alerts
Action1 Cloud Remote Monitoring and Management Solution
GoToAssist Remote Support
7.6
Multi-platform remote control
Action1 Cloud Remote Monitoring and Management Solution
GoToAssist Remote Support
8.0

Pros

Action1 Cloud Remote Monitoring and Management Solution

  • Customer service and support team are easy to reach and response time is really fast
  • Interface is really user friendly and easy to use
Samuel Couturier | TrustRadius Reviewer

GoToAssist Remote Support

  • Quick access to customer computers via email links or giving them the access code over the phone.
  • Notes area where I can record the details of the remote session.
  • Reporting - I can retrieve a monthly report of all my remote sessions (including notes) which helps me monitor usage, provides billing information and allows me to save a copy of the report locally.
Lin James, CPB, SCC | TrustRadius Reviewer

Cons

Action1 Cloud Remote Monitoring and Management Solution

  • Deploying packages with multiple files is a little tedious
  • Have to use an auto-extract EXE file to copy files
Anonymous | TrustRadius Reviewer

GoToAssist Remote Support

  • The administration web interface can be a bit cumbersome.
  • Would be nice if I had the option where I did not need to tie an account to a email address. It may work fine for companies of a tremendous size for ticketing purposes, but for my firm we just would like to use it and share 3 seats. It is not cost effective for my entire team to use a license as we will never all use it at the same time, but we could all benefit from using the product.
  • We could benefit from a scaled down version that only encompasses the remote support portion. We don't use other pieces of it like the mobile profiles portion, so if we could scale it back and get it at a cheaper cost that would be beneficial.
Jarrell L. Chatman | TrustRadius Reviewer

Likelihood to Renew

Action1 Cloud Remote Monitoring and Management Solution

No score
No answers yet
No answers on this topic

GoToAssist Remote Support

GoToAssist Remote Support 8.5
Based on 6 answers
The renewal decisions are mostly made from our IT department at work. I know they read a lot of articles and research products so I trust them to make the best decision. I have given my IT department positive feedback on the product and I hope they renew it in the future
Kerry Allen | TrustRadius Reviewer

Usability

Action1 Cloud Remote Monitoring and Management Solution

No score
No answers yet
No answers on this topic

GoToAssist Remote Support

GoToAssist Remote Support 10.0
Based on 3 answers
The program is very easy to figure out, as far as usage. There is plenty of documentation available as well, if you aren't the "play with it first" type.
Anonymous | TrustRadius Reviewer

Reliability and Availability

Action1 Cloud Remote Monitoring and Management Solution

No score
No answers yet
No answers on this topic

GoToAssist Remote Support

GoToAssist Remote Support 8.9
Based on 4 answers
Usually available without a problem, although sometimes calls get dropped or users sit in empty meeting rooms while waiting for an admin to arrive, while the call is actually going on.
Anonymous | TrustRadius Reviewer

Performance

Action1 Cloud Remote Monitoring and Management Solution

No score
No answers yet
No answers on this topic

GoToAssist Remote Support

GoToAssist Remote Support 9.0
Based on 2 answers
If you are connected to someone with proper bandwidth, there are no issues at all. With all things, if you connect to someone with dial-up (yes, it still exists), the performance is terrible.
Anonymous | TrustRadius Reviewer

Support Rating

Action1 Cloud Remote Monitoring and Management Solution

No score
No answers yet
No answers on this topic

GoToAssist Remote Support

GoToAssist Remote Support 8.0
Based on 6 answers
The software runs well overall once installed. It is easy to use and very intuitive from both the technician standpoint and the customer standpoint. There are not a lot of problems or issues with the software, and it doesn't have a big effect on system resources once installed, or when running. It would not be a 10 since the cost of the licensing is one drawback
Anonymous | TrustRadius Reviewer

Implementation Rating

Action1 Cloud Remote Monitoring and Management Solution

No score
No answers yet
No answers on this topic

GoToAssist Remote Support

GoToAssist Remote Support 9.9
Based on 6 answers
Make sure your team plays with the tool before going live with it. Connecting to each other teaches you everything you need to know.
Anonymous | TrustRadius Reviewer

Alternatives Considered

Action1 Cloud Remote Monitoring and Management Solution

Price for one. The cost is extremely reasonable IMO. Action1 is easier to use for a non-technical person and there is zero maintenance since it is cloud hosted
Anonymous | TrustRadius Reviewer

GoToAssist Remote Support

All of the different remote support applications can do much of the same. We went with RescueAssist as it's still the only application we have been able to find that has the option to finish the setup of a Mac user account without disconnecting the session. As we still don't have a system for deploying software and have to do it manually, we value this feature. So, it's probably the most reliable software when you have to use it on multiple devices (Mac, Windows, etc.).
Christopher Fritz | TrustRadius Reviewer

Return on Investment

Action1 Cloud Remote Monitoring and Management Solution

  • Real time saver having everything integrated in one platform, from patching to remote access
  • Free up to 50 devices, which is really good to start testing it out, or for small organizations starting out
Samuel Couturier | TrustRadius Reviewer

GoToAssist Remote Support

  • GoToAssist was a replacement for DMC, and while it didn't allow for profile changes, it allowed technicians to keep working with virtual support.
  • From what I understand, the per-seat licenses are quite expensive. Teams often dispute which accounts belong to which team.
David Reese | TrustRadius Reviewer

Screenshots

GoToAssist Remote Support

Pricing Details

Action1 Cloud Remote Monitoring and Management Solution

General

Free Trial
Yes
Free/Freemium Version
Yes
Premium Consulting/Integration Services
Yes
Entry-level set up fee?
Optional
$1*

* per managed endpoint per month

Action1 Cloud Remote Monitoring and Management Solution Editions & Modules

Edition
Fully-functional Free Edition$01
All Features — Paid$12
  1. up to 50 endpoints
  2. per endpoint per month
Additional Pricing Details

GoToAssist Remote Support

General

Free Trial
Free/Freemium Version
Premium Consulting/Integration Services
Entry-level set up fee?
No

GoToAssist Remote Support Editions & Modules

Edition
GoToAssist Remote Support$691
  1. per agent/per month
Additional Pricing Details

Rating Summary

Likelihood to Recommend

Action1 Cloud Remote Monitoring and Management Solution
8.9
GoToAssist Remote Support
7.7

Likelihood to Renew

Action1 Cloud Remote Monitoring and Management Solution
GoToAssist Remote Support
8.5

Usability

Action1 Cloud Remote Monitoring and Management Solution
GoToAssist Remote Support
10.0

Reliability and Availability

Action1 Cloud Remote Monitoring and Management Solution
GoToAssist Remote Support
8.9

Performance

Action1 Cloud Remote Monitoring and Management Solution
GoToAssist Remote Support
9.0

Support Rating

Action1 Cloud Remote Monitoring and Management Solution
GoToAssist Remote Support
8.0

Implementation Rating

Action1 Cloud Remote Monitoring and Management Solution
GoToAssist Remote Support
9.9

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