Amazon Connect vs. TELUSCloud Contact Center

Overview
ProductRatingMost Used ByProduct SummaryStarting Price
Amazon Connect
Score 8.0 out of 10
N/A
Launched in 2017 and available on AWS, Amazon Connect is a cloud-based omnichannel contact center designed to provide a seamless experience across voice and website live chat, featuring skills-based routing, task tracking, and analytic tools to track customer interactions, or evaluate agent activity. It can support office-based or virtual contact centers. The service is pay-per-usage, per feature.
$0
per profile/per month
TELUS Cloud Contact Center (TC3)
Score 5.1 out of 10
N/A
TELUS Cloud Contact Center (TC3) is a hosted, on-demand, multi-tenant omnichannel contact center solution based on Cisco’s Hosted Collaboration platform - an end-to-end, fully managed, enterprise grade solution that allows entities to focus on their core business while leveraging TELUS International's CX expertise. TELUS International is the company formed from Xavient Digital, after that company's acquisition by TELUS in 2018.N/A
Pricing
Amazon ConnectTELUSCloud Contact Center
Editions & Modules
Customer Profiles
$0.0025
per profile/per month
Chat
$0
per message
Contact Lens (5 million+ monthly minutes)
$0.0125
per minute
Contact Lens (first 5 million monthly minutes)
$0.015
per minute
Voice
$0.02
per minute
Voice ID
$0.025
per transaction
Tasks
$0.04
per task
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Offerings
Pricing Offerings
Amazon ConnectTELUS Cloud Contact Center (TC3)
Free Trial
YesNo
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
Amazon ConnectTELUSCloud Contact Center
Top Pros
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Features
Amazon ConnectTELUSCloud Contact Center
Contact Center Software
Comparison of Contact Center Software features of Product A and Product B
Amazon Connect
7.2
4 Ratings
15% below category average
TELUSCloud Contact Center
8.3
1 Ratings
0% below category average
Agent dashboard5.34 Ratings8.01 Ratings
Validate callers7.24 Ratings7.01 Ratings
Outbound response7.24 Ratings00 Ratings
Call forwarding7.14 Ratings9.01 Ratings
Click-to-call (CTC)7.24 Ratings9.01 Ratings
Warm transfer8.94 Ratings8.01 Ratings
Predictive dialing5.13 Ratings00 Ratings
Interactive voice response6.24 Ratings9.01 Ratings
REST APIs9.03 Ratings00 Ratings
Call scripts5.44 Ratings00 Ratings
Call tracking7.24 Ratings8.01 Ratings
Multichannel integration9.14 Ratings00 Ratings
CRM software integration8.94 Ratings00 Ratings
Workforce Optimization (WFO)
Comparison of Workforce Optimization (WFO) features of Product A and Product B
Amazon Connect
5.9
4 Ratings
33% below category average
TELUSCloud Contact Center
8.2
1 Ratings
1% below category average
Inbound call routing9.04 Ratings9.01 Ratings
Omnichannel inbound routing5.44 Ratings00 Ratings
Recording7.24 Ratings8.01 Ratings
Quality management7.14 Ratings8.01 Ratings
Call analytics3.54 Ratings8.01 Ratings
Historical reporting5.44 Ratings8.01 Ratings
Live reporting5.34 Ratings00 Ratings
Customer surveys5.34 Ratings00 Ratings
Customer interaction analytics5.34 Ratings00 Ratings
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Small Businesses
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Score 9.4 out of 10
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Score 9.4 out of 10
Medium-sized Companies
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Score 10.0 out of 10
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Bright Pattern Contact Center
Score 10.0 out of 10
Enterprises
Google Cloud Contact Center AI
Google Cloud Contact Center AI
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
Amazon ConnectTELUSCloud Contact Center
Likelihood to Recommend
7.2
(4 ratings)
8.0
(1 ratings)
User Testimonials
Amazon ConnectTELUSCloud Contact Center
Likelihood to Recommend
Amazon AWS
Our company is a startup that is just starting to get wholesale customers. When we realized our customers needed support using our products, we set up a Contact Center via Amazon Connect. It has been very useful in allowing us to scale up very quickly, and provide services to our company as if we were a large corporation.
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TELUS International
A universal communication platform
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Pros
Amazon AWS
  • Auto call distribution.
  • Web based scripting.
  • Easy chat deployment.
  • Call Recording.
  • Customer heat check.
  • Detailed reporting.
  • Live monitoring.
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TELUS International
  • Easy to [manage] users
  • Easy to setup features
  • Multiple device/apps to access the services
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Cons
Amazon AWS
  • On reports and analytics, [I feel] Amazon Connect is slightly behind, and it should be perfected.
  • [In my experience], Amazon Connect lacks social platform integration, which is convenient and resourceful currently.
  • [I believe] Amazon Connect should include a queue management feature, for the call centers and customer help.
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TELUS International
  • Hardware features
  • Some set up are not flexible
  • Cost
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Alternatives Considered
Amazon AWS
We worked through a Request For Proposal to check different Contact Center platforms, we evaluated Talkdesk, Amazon Connect and Genesys PureConnect, all of them as a SaaS platforms, and trying to go to a pay per use model. The best option for us was Amazon Connect, with a pure pay per use model according to the minutes of use, instead of the number of agents. As our goal was to automate the maximum number of contacts, we didn't want a license model based in the number of agents
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TELUS International
Shaw Smart Voice
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Return on Investment
Amazon AWS
  • Amazon Collect has allowed us to scale quickly and retain flexibility.
  • Amazon Collect has allowed us to provide omnichannel support as if we were a larger corporation.
  • Amazon Collect has allowed us to retain productivity.
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TELUS International
  • Save on cost when combining other services
  • Easier to communicate with remote employees
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