Altitude uCI vs. LiveAgent

Overview
ProductRatingMost Used ByProduct SummaryStarting Price
Altitude
Score 8.0 out of 10
N/A
Altitude uCI is a configurable, modular unified communications, VoIP, and inbound or outbound contact center solution from Portuguese company Altitude Software.N/A
LiveAgent
Score 8.4 out of 10
Small Businesses (1-50 employees)
LiveAgent is a help desk software designed to help users bring personalization to customer interactions. LiveAgent presents an omnichannel universal inbox, real-time live chat, built-in call center, and a customer service portal. It offers customer segmentation, automation, built-in CRM, and an analytics package, as well as gamification features, ultimately containing are over 180+ help desk features, and 200+ integrations. The solution boasts users among companies like BMW, Yamaha,…
$9
per month
Pricing
Altitude uCILiveAgent
Editions & Modules
No answers on this topic
Free
$0
per month
Small
$9
per month per seat
Medium
$29
per month per seat
Large
$49
per month per seat
Enterprise
$69
per month per seat
Downloadable licence
11,950
20 agents
Offerings
Pricing Offerings
AltitudeLiveAgent
Free Trial
NoYes
Free/Freemium Version
NoYes
Premium Consulting/Integration Services
NoNo
Entry-level Setup FeeNo setup feeNo setup fee
Additional Details
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Features
Altitude uCILiveAgent
Contact Center Software
Comparison of Contact Center Software features of Product A and Product B
Altitude uCI
9.7
1 Ratings
15% above category average
LiveAgent
-
Ratings
Agent dashboard9.01 Ratings00 Ratings
Validate callers10.01 Ratings00 Ratings
Outbound response10.01 Ratings00 Ratings
Call forwarding10.01 Ratings00 Ratings
Click-to-call (CTC)9.01 Ratings00 Ratings
Warm transfer10.01 Ratings00 Ratings
Predictive dialing10.01 Ratings00 Ratings
Interactive voice response10.01 Ratings00 Ratings
REST APIs9.01 Ratings00 Ratings
Call scripts10.01 Ratings00 Ratings
Call tracking10.01 Ratings00 Ratings
Multichannel integration10.01 Ratings00 Ratings
CRM software integration9.01 Ratings00 Ratings
Workforce Optimization (WFO)
Comparison of Workforce Optimization (WFO) features of Product A and Product B
Altitude uCI
9.6
1 Ratings
15% above category average
LiveAgent
-
Ratings
Inbound call routing10.01 Ratings00 Ratings
Omnichannel inbound routing10.01 Ratings00 Ratings
Recording10.01 Ratings00 Ratings
Quality management9.01 Ratings00 Ratings
Call analytics8.01 Ratings00 Ratings
Historical reporting10.01 Ratings00 Ratings
Live reporting10.01 Ratings00 Ratings
Incident and problem management
Comparison of Incident and problem management features of Product A and Product B
Altitude uCI
-
Ratings
LiveAgent
7.8
59 Ratings
1% below category average
Organize and prioritize service tickets00 Ratings8.056 Ratings
Expert directory00 Ratings8.047 Ratings
Subscription-based notifications00 Ratings6.942 Ratings
ITSM collaboration and documentation00 Ratings6.838 Ratings
Ticket creation and submission00 Ratings8.558 Ratings
Ticket response00 Ratings8.559 Ratings
Self Help Community
Comparison of Self Help Community features of Product A and Product B
Altitude uCI
-
Ratings
LiveAgent
9.8
52 Ratings
24% above category average
External knowledge base00 Ratings9.849 Ratings
Internal knowledge base00 Ratings9.847 Ratings
Multi-Channel Help
Comparison of Multi-Channel Help features of Product A and Product B
Altitude uCI
-
Ratings
LiveAgent
8.4
58 Ratings
10% above category average
Customer portal00 Ratings9.853 Ratings
IVR00 Ratings6.828 Ratings
Social integration00 Ratings8.150 Ratings
Email support00 Ratings7.654 Ratings
Help Desk CRM integration00 Ratings9.746 Ratings
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Altitude uCILiveAgent
Small Businesses
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Score 9.4 out of 10
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Medium-sized Companies
Bright Pattern Contact Center
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Score 10.0 out of 10
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Agiloft Service Desk (discontinued)
Score 9.0 out of 10
Enterprises
Google Cloud Contact Center AI
Google Cloud Contact Center AI
Score 8.9 out of 10
Salesforce Service Cloud
Salesforce Service Cloud
Score 8.7 out of 10
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User Ratings
Altitude uCILiveAgent
Likelihood to Recommend
9.0
(1 ratings)
8.1
(117 ratings)
Likelihood to Renew
-
(0 ratings)
9.3
(4 ratings)
Usability
-
(0 ratings)
8.0
(4 ratings)
Support Rating
-
(0 ratings)
9.3
(24 ratings)
Implementation Rating
-
(0 ratings)
9.1
(2 ratings)
User Testimonials
Altitude uCILiveAgent
Likelihood to Recommend
Altitude Software
  • Both inbound and outbound interactions for telephony, social media (Twitter and Facebook out of the box), email, chat and more.
  • Powerful predictive dialing--gives the option to change between dialing modes without interruptions.
  • Offers the possibility to load customer data and tie interactions with specific customers to get a better idea of the customer's journey.
  • Offers the possibility to save interaction outcomes and present them in monitoring and reports.
  • Cannot replace a corporate PBX.
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QualityUnit, LLC
LiveAgent is great for companies that want to help customers with their issues. It is also great for getting sales for our company. During our chats, if a customer is interested, we like to ask for the sale. It is too easy for the customers to say no. So it is nice that with LiveAgent, they have an automatic process where the customer can enter their item and address information and it is easy for our agents to get the sale.
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Pros
Altitude Software
  • Predictive outbound
  • Offers a reliable CRM-lite option
  • GDPR platform module
  • Customizable reports
  • Powerful IVR flows with many options
  • Web-based management and agent applications available
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QualityUnit, LLC
  • Having the ability to transfer tickets or chats has proven useful when we are working with a customer who has a specific type of inquiry - perhaps a sales question or an employment request. We’ve found it helpful to have the ability to transfer the chat to the online agent best equipped to answer the inquiry so we are able to serve our customers to the highest standard and with an immediate response.
  • We find being able to add notes and labels to previous chats and tickets incredibly helpful in data collection and also in our ability to work as a dynamic team. By being able to sort our chats and tickets into an organized system that our company created, we can work cohesively to review old conversations for continuity, opportunities for growth, and with transparency between departments.
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Cons
Altitude Software
  • User interface
  • Offers no direct access to its database
  • Support responsiveness could be better
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QualityUnit, LLC
  • LA doesn't provide you SMS integration.
  • You cannot divert your phone call from your local carrier to LA agent directly. You need to get a third party number which is way much costly. Also, if you get a third party number to divert your calls from a local carrier to LA, then the callers have to wait more than the usual time in order to get them connected with the Customer Support Team.
  • WhatsApp Integration also unavailable.
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Likelihood to Renew
Altitude Software
No answers on this topic
QualityUnit, LLC
I am giving this rating as Live Agent is a very good software that is essential to any small or big business that provides customer support services. It gives you the possibility to manage any of your clients issues, answer questions and keep a good relationship with them by providing quick solutions.
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Usability
Altitude Software
No answers on this topic
QualityUnit, LLC
The initial setup, onboarding and training is easy. The system provides 2 graphic version of interfaces in black or white default colors. I would appreciate, if there were more. Some of the setup forms are not correctly resized. Overall, I'm always able to find what I am looking for in LiveAgent.
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Support Rating
Altitude Software
No answers on this topic
QualityUnit, LLC
The one time that I contacted the customer support at LiveAgent, they were very quick to help me out and the customer support representative walked me through every thing that I needed to know to set up what I needed. Over all, the support staff at LiveAgent were perfect.
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Implementation Rating
Altitude Software
No answers on this topic
QualityUnit, LLC
Implementation was quick and when not counting a bug on our website, it took a couple hours. It was mostly done on our end or with the assistance of LiveAgent's live chat support team. We recommend to check out LiveAgent's tutorial videos on their youtube channel or browsing their knowledge base - we've almost always found answers to our queries there.
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Alternatives Considered
Altitude Software
Altitude uCI offers some CRM capabilities that Genesys Cloud does not. It offers the option to store multi-dimensional interaction outcomes and presents them in reports. Altitude uCI agent scripts can be more elaborate than Genesys Could ones, and its reports are fully customizable. While Genesys Cloud is moving toward that direction, it still doesn't offer the level of customizability Altitude Xperience does.
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QualityUnit, LLC
Before making the decision, we evaluated many tools, but none of them met all of our needs or the costs we could bear for them, until we found LiveAgent. The implementation process was super simple and supported by the LiveAgent support team, who are excellent!
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Return on Investment
Altitude Software
  • Reliable prediction improves productivity
  • Multichannel integration offers an all-in-one solution
  • Offers its own custom-made PBX solution that is more reasonably priced than standalone PBX solutions
  • Can work with existing corporate PBXs (Cisco, Alcatel, Avaya)
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QualityUnit, LLC
  • Less expensive than having multiple individual email accounts.
  • LiveAgent has helped decrease our errors since it's more straightforward than sharing a traditional inbox with multiple team members.
  • Sometimes the emails sent from LiveAgent end up in our customer's spam/junk folder because the auto-generated alpha-numeric ticket looks suspicious.
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