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Score 8.6 out of 100
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Likelihood to Recommend

Broadvoice

Having the Broadvoice B-system came thru for us when the internet went down at our location. We were able to login into the Broadvoice systems from our phones and forward all calls to our cell phones. This allowed our contact with our customers to go interrupted. This is seen as a great advantage to our company so we could continue business and keep our customers happy.
Lori Higgs | TrustRadius Reviewer

Vonage Business Communications

Vonage Business Cloud is well suited if you have small or limited IT staff and/or you have many remote workers and little or no on-prem hardware. I would recommend Vonage to small to medium-sized businesses. It would not be well suited to a large organization where everyone works in the same building and the IT staff has servers and staff to manage a VoIP system.
Brian Duffy | TrustRadius Reviewer

Pros

Broadvoice

  • The ease of call transfer.
  • Ability to have calls forwarded through the b-hive app keeps people from being tied to their desk phone.
  • Great customer service.
  • Integration with Salesforce.
Kevin J. Campisano, CPA | TrustRadius Reviewer

Vonage Business Communications

  • Eliminates physical phone consoles that can be pricey and unnecessary for staff.
  • Has a companion app that allows you to use your personal cell phone to check messages or make calls.
  • The desktop application is easy to use and has a number of customizable settings so that the app can be minimized but alert you of incoming calls.
Nate Casimiro | TrustRadius Reviewer

Cons

Broadvoice

  • Make B-Hive easer to navigate.
  • Faxing features could use more work.
  • Improve network through the phone. Have issues when the phone has problems; the computer can't connect to the network when it's going through it.
Anonymous | TrustRadius Reviewer

Vonage Business Communications

  • They do not take billing support calls. Online chat only. That can be dicey.
  • Desktop app can have some hiccups and there are frequent updates. Sometimes it switches from my headset to webcam for no reason I can tell. Miss the call be for I figure it out.
  • Text messaging does not handle images. Frustrates my clients when they think they can send me a pic of a signed doc or vin# and I don't get it.
Philip Schmitz, CIC | TrustRadius Reviewer

Usability

Broadvoice

Broadvoice 8.2
Based on 1 answer
At first, it seemed "daunting" to use but that is very much the same with a lot of things that are new. Broadvoice supplies great Quick Sheets to main topics, such as Feature Codes, Flow Charts, User Guides, which are easy to read and follow. Once it is used often, it is easy to understand, follow, and make changes to fit your company
Lori Higgs | TrustRadius Reviewer

Vonage Business Communications

Vonage Business Communications 7.5
Based on 2 answers
I thought it had very practical and useful usability. It has a clean and simple interface with large fonts that make it easy to read. It isn't particularly difficult, although figuring out some operations may be a bit challenging. For the most part though, it isn't very difficult to use
Parker Green | TrustRadius Reviewer

Support Rating

Broadvoice

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Vonage Business Communications

Vonage Business Communications 8.6
Based on 20 answers
We hardly have any issues with it to where we need to call them. There was a point where our connections across the board were terrible and it held us up in production quite a bit but since then things have been pretty simple and streamlined.
Andrea Vahoua | TrustRadius Reviewer

Alternatives Considered

Broadvoice

This has really been our first experience using an app such as b-hive organization-wide for our phone system, so I don't have much to stack up against it. I just really appreciate the ease of using our original phone system via this app without having to go to some other product/service.
Anonymous | TrustRadius Reviewer

Vonage Business Communications

We believe Vonage Business Cloud is best for our organization over the AT&T and the Verizon platforms for several reasons including price, ease of use, connectivity, and other options. Since we have implemented this solution along with newer Polycom phones, we have had very few issues with our phones or our phone platform.
Elvin Thomas | TrustRadius Reviewer

Return on Investment

Broadvoice

  • The cost per user is less than our previous provider.
  • The flexibility that VOIP provides allows for easy in opening different locations and staying connected.
  • Integration with Salesforce will be a huge step forward for our current CRM.
Kevin J. Campisano, CPA | TrustRadius Reviewer

Vonage Business Communications

  • We were able to remove expensive and out of date phones, and replace them with the user's choice of a new phone or Bluetooth, so we saved money.
  • There was training time that needed to be committed for a 50+ person office which reduced productivity for a while.
Anonymous | TrustRadius Reviewer

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Pricing Details

Broadvoice

General

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

Broadvoice Editions & Modules

Edition
b-hive Metered Seat Cloud PBX$101
b-hive Standard Seat Cloud PBX$181
b-hive Pro Seat Cloud PBX$231
b-hive Standard Seat - Call Paths$72
b-hive Pro Seat - Call Paths$102
SIP Trunking - Metered$113
SIP Trunking - Unlimited$173
Contact CenterContact Sales
  1. per month per user
  2. per month
  3. per month per user
  4. none
Additional Pricing Details
Pricing Based on 3 Year Terms

Vonage Business Communications

General

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

Vonage Business Communications Editions & Modules

Additional Pricing Details

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