AgentTime Scheduler vs. Genesys Multicloud CX (discontinued)

Overview
ProductRatingMost Used ByProduct SummaryStarting Price
AgentTime Scheduler
Score 9.4 out of 10
N/A
AgentTime Scheduler is a call center workforce modeling and scheduling option, from Portage Communications.N/A
Genesys Multicloud CX (discontinued)
Score 7.6 out of 10
N/A
Genesys Multicloud CX (formerly Genesys Engage, or PureEngage) is the Genesys customer engagement platform for enterprises. It is designed to be flexible for enterprises, who often have multiple and multi-national locations (including outsourcing) and large peak volumes and populations.N/A
Pricing
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Editions & Modules
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Offerings
Pricing Offerings
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Free Trial
NoNo
Free/Freemium Version
NoNo
Premium Consulting/Integration Services
NoNo
Entry-level Setup FeeNo setup feeNo setup fee
Additional Details
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Community Pulse
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Top Pros
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Features
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Contact Center Software
Comparison of Contact Center Software features of Product A and Product B
AgentTime Scheduler
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Ratings
Genesys Multicloud CX (discontinued)
9.1
118 Ratings
9% above category average
Agent dashboard00 Ratings9.9109 Ratings
Validate callers00 Ratings9.996 Ratings
Outbound response00 Ratings9.099 Ratings
Call forwarding00 Ratings8.189 Ratings
Click-to-call (CTC)00 Ratings9.083 Ratings
Warm transfer00 Ratings9.9105 Ratings
Predictive dialing00 Ratings9.381 Ratings
Interactive voice response00 Ratings9.9106 Ratings
REST APIs00 Ratings9.999 Ratings
Call scripts00 Ratings9.075 Ratings
Call tracking00 Ratings9.9103 Ratings
Multichannel integration00 Ratings9.8105 Ratings
CRM software integration00 Ratings5.299 Ratings
Workforce Optimization (WFO)
Comparison of Workforce Optimization (WFO) features of Product A and Product B
AgentTime Scheduler
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Ratings
Genesys Multicloud CX (discontinued)
8.5
107 Ratings
3% above category average
Inbound call routing00 Ratings9.0100 Ratings
Omnichannel inbound routing00 Ratings9.992 Ratings
Recording00 Ratings8.980 Ratings
Quality management00 Ratings8.180 Ratings
Call analytics00 Ratings8.188 Ratings
Historical reporting00 Ratings9.9103 Ratings
Live reporting00 Ratings8.9100 Ratings
Customer surveys00 Ratings6.864 Ratings
Customer interaction analytics00 Ratings7.173 Ratings
Best Alternatives
AgentTime SchedulerGenesys Multicloud CX (discontinued)
Small Businesses
8x8 Contact Center
8x8 Contact Center
Score 7.6 out of 10
CloudTalk
CloudTalk
Score 9.3 out of 10
Medium-sized Companies
Zoom Contact Center
Zoom Contact Center
Score 9.2 out of 10
Bright Pattern Contact Center
Bright Pattern Contact Center
Score 10.0 out of 10
Enterprises
Playvox
Playvox
Score 8.9 out of 10
Google Cloud Contact Center AI
Google Cloud Contact Center AI
Score 8.9 out of 10
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User Ratings
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Likelihood to Recommend
8.0
(2 ratings)
7.7
(147 ratings)
Likelihood to Renew
-
(0 ratings)
7.9
(26 ratings)
Usability
-
(0 ratings)
6.9
(18 ratings)
Availability
-
(0 ratings)
8.0
(4 ratings)
Performance
-
(0 ratings)
7.1
(4 ratings)
Support Rating
-
(0 ratings)
8.7
(21 ratings)
In-Person Training
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(0 ratings)
8.1
(3 ratings)
Online Training
-
(0 ratings)
7.3
(2 ratings)
Implementation Rating
-
(0 ratings)
3.8
(11 ratings)
Configurability
-
(0 ratings)
6.5
(3 ratings)
Ease of integration
-
(0 ratings)
1.9
(4 ratings)
Product Scalability
-
(0 ratings)
7.3
(4 ratings)
Vendor post-sale
-
(0 ratings)
7.3
(2 ratings)
Vendor pre-sale
-
(0 ratings)
7.3
(2 ratings)
User Testimonials
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Likelihood to Recommend
Portage Communications
Easy for employees to adjust everything on time and it has smart scheduling features as compared to other software. AgentTime Scheduler is always one step ahead of others. However, the problem encountered by customers is that they cannot manage to sign in to the system to print schedules prepared for them and we keep getting negative feedback.
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Solution is extremely agile and flexible. The new generation of containerized solution would be a game changer since it brings the ease of deployment and ability to get the innovations to a new total different place. I believe it is really hard to find in the competition who would have something similar or even close
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Pros
Portage Communications
  • Customers can log in the system 7/24 without facing any problems.
  • AgentTime has the best features and safe connections for the staff.
  • Workers can send messages on time when the school has some class cancelations to all students.
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  • VHT as a stand alone model can be easily plugged into to the current call routing with minimal changes and it works like charm.
  • Platform SDKs are a powerful tool that help integrate with other third party solutions or to build custom made applications.
  • The whole routing solution is amazing . With user friendly composer, you have the option of building both VRUs and routing strategies. And, they are very easy to deploy.
  • The level of details for report customization is another strong point.
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Cons
Portage Communications
  • Price of it might be expensive for small business but the product can still be used by any type of business.
  • Logging into the system is taking some time. It should be checked to see what is going on inside the system.
  • The scheduled time which is sent via e-mail is not received on time. It may have some bug problems.
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  • Genesys needs to pick up the pace with application upgrades. We see more and more issues with Genesys applications falling behind the operating systems versions. We need more apps to be ready for the latest server OC models. There is a lag.
  • There seems to be constant unrest with the management application platform, CME, SCI, Genesys administrator, GAX, then GAX plugins, then a move away from plugins. We would like one stable management platform that encompasses ALL aspects of management within the contact center.
  • Real-time reporting deficiencies with Genesys pulse web. this application cannot live up to CCPulse with respect to flexibility of views. Pulse web was a plugin now it's not a plugin any longer. constant movement, we finally get pulse web plugin onto production, 6 months later these something supposedly better.
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Likelihood to Renew
Portage Communications
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Genesys Engage is instrumental in us meeting our service obligations to our customers. Engage enables our organization to deliver interactions to the right staff and helps us minimize service and coverage gaps through historical and real-time reporting. Additionally, we feel that only Genesys Engage can meet and exceed our business needs and requirements.
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Usability
Portage Communications
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Overall, from a customer perspective and also an agent perspective, it is very easy to use Genesys Engage's platform. The Agent Desktop and Genesys WDE are good. Usability is high and I would consider it an easy to use product and easy to adopt from this perspective.
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Reliability and Availability
Portage Communications
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There are occasional failures, but distributed and High Availability features work well when architected, installed, and configured properly. Thoroughly reading and understanding system documentation is a must.
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Performance
Portage Communications
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Never being disappointed in my 11 plus years of utilizing the various aspects of the system. No matter what we throw at it, the systems continue to perform as expected.
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Support Rating
Portage Communications
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There's definitely room for improvement. I would have love to see the chat functionality work more frequently. The level of expertise has diminished over the years. I understand that this in part has to do with the number of new products that has been introduced, but should not be an excuse for the lack of readiness.
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In-Person Training
Portage Communications
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Good training, but on limited locations. You can almost only follow trainings in europ in the UK and in Germany. Uk location is relatively difficult to get to and on a exppensive location. The content of the training is good, supplied training material is okay, but sometimes a bit outdated. When you follow a training it is most likely because of a recent purchase which is uasually the latest version.
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Online Training
Portage Communications
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Interesting webinars on relevant topic are being provided regularly. Th e webinars a often provided by Genesys and hosted by a very experienced product owner. In many occasions a customer is invited to share his / her experiences and best practices. Webinars can be watched at a later time for your convenience.
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Implementation Rating
Portage Communications
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It was a death march. We finally learned enough about the product to know that our vendor knew nothing and had done it wrong. We hired voice engineers and took over the project. We should have fired our vendor much earlier
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Alternatives Considered
Portage Communications
I think AgentTime Scheduler truly does exactly what is needed from me on a day to day. It is the only scheduler I have used since being with the company
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For a similar contact center structure, I find Genesys products are faster to produce outcomes, and fast to respond (loading, changing screens...). However, in terms of user interface, I do prefer the way NICE did things there. Coming from an agent background, I find that the NICE agent interface is more visually appealing and offers more flexibility (parameters for agent exceptions).
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Scalability
Portage Communications
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The Interactive Intelligence SIP based contact center platform has broken through the barriers of "board based" technology to processor based limits on scalability. This means their CIC premise or cloud platform can be engineered to support agent counts into the thousands.
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Return on Investment
Portage Communications
  • Customers experiencing sign-in problems.
  • Taking responses from our staff on time satisfies our customers.
  • The software is truly confidential and safe. This is first thing what we users are looking for and AgentTime has this.
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  • Utilizing Genesys Contact Center Portfolio has added increased employee efficiency, providing better availability to customer demands which in turn has increased customer satisfaction.
  • Utilizing Genesys Contact Center Portfolio has added increased management efficiency, automating resource planning and scheduling and providing management more time to focus on other important tasks.
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ScreenShots

Genesys Multicloud CX (discontinued) Screenshots

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