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Score 8.4 out of 100
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Score 6.9 out of 100

Likelihood to Recommend

Axero

Specific scenarios where Communifire would be well suited to an organisation, would be companies that are people focused and committed to frequent and open communication channels from both the top-down and bottom-up. It also would suit organizations that are committed to providing the staff opportunities to collaborate, share and actively contribute to company initiatives and planning. If these aren't elements of your organization's culture, the system would still work for you or those companies who just want to push information out and have an effective intranet. Communifire would cater to these scenarios just as well and is more than capable of providing that type of simple solution.
Wade Dixon | TrustRadius Reviewer

Mitel MiCollab

Mitel MiCollab works great for organizations that require its employees to communicate on a consistent basis. It provides everything a company might need to communicate, collaborate, and share insights. The software would be much less appropriate for smaller companies with only a small number of employees working together in close quarters in addition to those where employees complete tasks with little to no team input.
Anonymous | TrustRadius Reviewer

Feature Rating Comparison

Project Management

Axero
Mitel MiCollab
6.7
Task Management
Axero
Mitel MiCollab
7.9
Gantt Charts
Axero
Mitel MiCollab
8.0
Scheduling
Axero
Mitel MiCollab
7.5
Workflow Automation
Axero
Mitel MiCollab
6.5
Mobile Access
Axero
Mitel MiCollab
6.7
Search
Axero
Mitel MiCollab
5.9
Visual planning tools
Axero
Mitel MiCollab
4.3

Communication

Axero
Mitel MiCollab
6.9
Chat
Axero
Mitel MiCollab
8.1
Notifications
Axero
Mitel MiCollab
7.9
Discussions
Axero
Mitel MiCollab
6.9
Surveys
Axero
Mitel MiCollab
10.0
Internal knowledgebase
Axero
Mitel MiCollab
8.1
Integrates with GoToMeeting
Axero
Mitel MiCollab
3.3
Integrates with Gmail and Google Hangouts
Axero
Mitel MiCollab
3.5
Integrates with Outlook
Axero
Mitel MiCollab
7.3

File Sharing & Management

Axero
Mitel MiCollab
6.4
Video files
Axero
Mitel MiCollab
4.7
Audio files
Axero
Mitel MiCollab
6.0
Document collaboration
Axero
Mitel MiCollab
5.5
Access control
Axero
Mitel MiCollab
7.3
Advanced security features
Axero
Mitel MiCollab
7.0
Integrates with Google Drive
Axero
Mitel MiCollab
7.0
Device sync
Axero
Mitel MiCollab
7.2

Pros

Axero

  • Communifire allows people to connect easily through instant chat and messaging. It works similarly to other social media platforms like Facebook so its not hard to learn.
  • Communifire makes it easy to share news and events with our community and the presentation of this information looks very professional.
  • I found Communifire quite easy to configure to our individual needs. There were a lot of options to turn things on or off. This was important to us because in some areas of our community we wanted to allow our contractors many features and in other areas we wanted to really limit what was on offer.
  • We had a big list of things we needed a platform to do. Communifire ticked all the boxes.
Anonymous | TrustRadius Reviewer

Mitel MiCollab

  • Easy deployment to end users, which assists with client deployment. Their email that provides access to download the software via multiple methods helps tremendously on the consulting side.
  • Easy interface for collaboration and voice. End users like the clean interface and ease of use.
  • An all-in-one solution for voice and collaboration. It delivers voicemail, chat, voice services, and mobility.
Steve Davis | TrustRadius Reviewer

Cons

Axero

  • Some UX issues that could be improved
  • Some architecture decisions don't make complete sense to me (though that's just one man's opinion)
Col Fink | TrustRadius Reviewer

Mitel MiCollab

  • Easy to use pop-up window alerts you to incoming calls, lets you transfer to VM or other users, helpful for conference calling
  • Has chat feature to tag someone when they are on the phone, or you just don't want to call
  • App for smartphone allows for desk phone to cell phone collaboration
Nathan Venno | TrustRadius Reviewer

Likelihood to Renew

Axero

Axero 9.1
Based on 2 answers
Our business depends upon this software to provide information on all aspects of our business. The future of business is a marriage between web site and customer interaction. This software will allow us to move in that direction.
Chuck Vigeant | TrustRadius Reviewer

Mitel MiCollab

No score
No answers yet
No answers on this topic

Usability

Axero

Axero 8.2
Based on 1 answer
This rating has a caveat - there is always room for improvement, and this team gets it.You always learn from customers how to do things better and easier, so it is a constant learning of how people use the site. Although the search engine is exceptional, most people do not use it as their first line of research.Much of the usability has to do with layout - and is not just a software usability item, so the rating is severely dependent up on the layout/options you choose for your usage. And their team will do anything in their power to get the results and layout you want.The areas that need improvement - and acknowledged by the team - are the administrative tools. There are a ton of options, and it takes a little to learn some of those. For most people, however, this won't be an issue, because the support team will always help you. This is always the case with more power. If there were fewer options it would no doubt be easier, but they give you the keys to all of the cars in the lot; so a little more to learn.
Chuck Vigeant | TrustRadius Reviewer

Mitel MiCollab

No score
No answers yet
No answers on this topic

Reliability and Availability

Axero

Axero 9.1
Based on 2 answers
Never any problems. Quite impressed
Chuck Vigeant | TrustRadius Reviewer

Mitel MiCollab

No score
No answers yet
No answers on this topic

Performance

Axero

Axero 9.1
Based on 2 answers
Works in real time.
Chuck Vigeant | TrustRadius Reviewer

Mitel MiCollab

No score
No answers yet
No answers on this topic

Support Rating

Axero

Axero 9.0
Based on 4 answers
I have always found Communifire support to be exceptional. We have had a personal account manager who has been very helpful.
Anonymous | TrustRadius Reviewer

Mitel MiCollab

Mitel MiCollab 6.3
Based on 4 answers
Support is typically handled by a reseller. Buyers should evaluate the reseller as much as they evaluate Mitel for the product suite.The few times when the reseller was not able to handle the issue directly, Mitel did step up and quickly answer/address the question/issue.
Anonymous | TrustRadius Reviewer

Implementation Rating

Axero

Axero 9.1
Based on 4 answers
I found the system to be very flexible and the Communifire team very supportive in helping me identify solutions for my goals.
Rebecca Verhoeff | TrustRadius Reviewer

Mitel MiCollab

No score
No answers yet
No answers on this topic

Alternatives Considered

Axero

We selected Communifire for the excellent sales support, strong feature set and quick set up time. We were able to get started immediately and build out features as need required which led to faster execution and higher adoption rates among our team.
Teresa Miller | TrustRadius Reviewer

Mitel MiCollab

MiCollab was great as a VOIP solution and general team collaboration solution, but it lacked in some areas, such as the mobile app, complex configuration and set up as well as the lack of user customization. Overall, the system is serviceable, but seemed rather vanilla compared to its competitors
Anonymous | TrustRadius Reviewer

Return on Investment

Axero

  • We are still building out features of the platform but with implemention of paid features by members, we will be able to cover our operating cost of the platform.
Art Aughey, FDN | TrustRadius Reviewer

Mitel MiCollab

  • I'm not a person in a position to really speak to this question as I'm only a user and not involved in purchasing such services. Overall, though, I believe we switched to this to save money and since we seem to be sticking with it, I have to assume that objective has been achieved.
Anonymous | TrustRadius Reviewer

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Pricing Details

Axero

General

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

Mitel MiCollab

General

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

Rating Summary

Likelihood to Recommend

Axero
9.0
Mitel MiCollab
6.8

Likelihood to Renew

Axero
9.1
Mitel MiCollab

Usability

Axero
8.2
Mitel MiCollab

Reliability and Availability

Axero
9.1
Mitel MiCollab

Performance

Axero
9.1
Mitel MiCollab

Support Rating

Axero
9.0
Mitel MiCollab
6.3

Implementation Rating

Axero
9.1
Mitel MiCollab

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