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About Convene

Convene is an electronic board portal and paperless board meeting software for iPad, Android, Windows, Mac, and web. It enables administrators and board directors to share and communicate via a central platform of documents and meetings. Trusted by banks, governments, public and private companies in over 30 countries, Convene streamlines the board meeting processes and reduces risk by providing leaders easy and secure access to important board info and materials anywhere anytime.

Convene integrates with various other tools:

Microsoft Office
Users need not convert files when uploading to Convene, supporting Microsoft Office products (i.e., Word, Excel, PowerPoint) ) and TXT, as well as PDF, JPG, PNG, other high resolution images and large formats like A1.

Document Repository
Convene integrates with Microsoft SharePoint’s on-premise or Office 365 edition and allows users to linking to services such as Box, to allow seamless use of documents.

AD/LDAP Integration
Convene integrates with Active Directory and LDAP to allow users to login to the app and web portal using their existing corporate/organization accounts. This means users no need to remember yet another username and password to be able to log in to Convene. It also adds another layer of security, since only authorized users with existing valid credentials can log in.

MS Exchange
Convene integrates with MS Exchange for easier setup of meetings and alignment of schedules. Meeting invitations are published to organizers’ and participants’ calendars on the client’s enterprise MS Exchange server.

About Close Global

Close.global is a video conferencing platform that allows users to meet instantly without the need to download any software. They just need to create an account, name their meeting room, then share the guest link or room id with others and everyone can meet face to face instantly.

Our cloud-based video conferencing software lets you seamlessly connect devices you already have, are familiar with and have invested in – including any web browser (desktop & Mobile), Skype for Business, Cisco, Polycom & more... all without the need for and changes to the way you already work.

Features include;

  • No Downloads required to join
  • 1 Click to join meeting invites
  • Free Custom Branding for any meeting space
  • Native Microsoft Skype for Business dialling support
  • Group Chat across platform (Includes SfB)
  • Cross platform Video on any device
  • Group video meetings with unlimited dial-in minutes
  • Live streaming + recording integration (RTMP)
  • Traditional audio conferencing support
  • 2-way content sharing on any platform (includes SfB)
  • Conference controls
  • Many more user + company features

About GotoMeeting

GoToMeeting is a web-based video conferencing and collaboration solution in high-definition. This platform makes it easy for users to meet with customers, clients or colleagues in real time.

GoToMeeting is mostly used for organizing professional meetings, webinars, training, conference calls, and presentations. Strong and robust, the solution comes at the reasonable price, so there are more businesses that switch to GoToMeeting form other similar products. It is simple to use and doesn't require users to navigate any menus.

This service also offers scheduled meetings, desktop and mobile options, personal meeting room, HDFaces video conferencing, desktop and app sharing, drawing tools, and more. When it comes to deployment, there are cloud and installed versions, available for Windows, Mac, Android, Windows Phone, and iOS devices.

Features

  • API
  • Calendar Management
  • Chat
  • Contact Management
  • Contact Sharing
  • External Integrations
  • History/Version Control
  • Multi-User
  • Notifications
  • Scheduling

Features

  • API
  • Calendar Management
  • Chat
  • Contact Management
  • Contact Sharing
  • External Integrations
  • History/Version Control
  • Multi-User
  • Notifications
  • Scheduling

Features

  • API
  • Calendar Management
  • Chat
  • Contact Management
  • Contact Sharing
  • External Integrations
  • History/Version Control
  • Multi-User
  • Notifications
  • Scheduling

Summary

    No key features associated with this application.

Summary

  • Seamlessly connect devices you already have, are familiar with and have invested in!

  • Link AV systems to EVERY other video solution including Skype for Business, Cisco, Polycom and Lifesize!

  • Record, Stream and Share your meetings.

  • Branding options - make Virtual Meeting Spaces your own!

  • NO DOWNLOAD required to join a meeting - no matter the device

  • One Click join a meeting for Guests and hosts alike

  • Start a meeting instantly from any device with easy share links

Summary

  • Instant meetings with a single click

  • One-time scheduled meetings

  • Recurring meetings

  • Integrated scheduling with Microsoft Outlook®

  • One-click high-definition HDFaces™ video

  • Audio conferencing via phone and computer

  • Full desktop sharing

  • Recording

  • Drawing tools

  • Virtual Whiteboard

Pricing

Trial

Free
Included in plan:
  • 1GB Data Storage per user

Pricing

Free Trial and Freemium

Free
Included in plan:
  • Free Trial for 14 days - Includes all features and unlimited attendees
  • Freemium rooms - Free forever with all our features - limited to 3 attendees and 30 minutes a call

PAYG

$0.00
1 user(s) / month
Included in plan:
  • Audio at 2.5p per minute per attendee

Personal Plans

$25.00
1 user(s) / month
Included in plan:
  • £19.50 per month - Personal 5 guests
  • Monthly/Annual Subscription Available
  • £39 per month - Personal 10 Guests
  • £54 per month - Unlimited Guests

Team Plan

$100.00
1 user(s) / month
Included in plan:
  • £89 per month - Team room for 10 hosts as a shared space

Video room plan

$120.00
1 user(s) / month
Included in plan:
  • £99 per month - Video room with SIP registration service and advanced features for codec connectivity

Pricing

Starter

$19.00
Monthly Subscription
Included in plan:
  • 10 Participants
  • Web Audio
  • Screen Sharing
  • 1-Click Meetings
  • Dial in Conference Line
  • Call Me

Pro

$29.00
1 user(s) / month
Included in plan:
  • Drawing Tools
  • Recording
  • Personal Meeting Room
  • Mobile Apps
  • Keyboard & Mouse Sharing

Plus

$49.00
1 user(s) / month
Included in plan:
  • InRoom Link
  • Active Directory
  • Sightboard

FAQs

    Does this service integrate with any other apps?
  • Microsoft Office, Document Repository, AD/LDAP, MS Exchange.

  • What platforms does this service support?
  • Convene is native on all popular devices, with support for any browser and all mobile, laptop and desktop platforms. Convene has apps written for iOS and Android operating systems as well as a Windows app and a Mac OS X app that is supported on multiple platforms, including the following:
    iPads, iPhones, Apple’s Mac computers, Android tablets and phones, and Windows 7/8 PCs and tablet devices such as Surface.

  • What is this service generally used for?
  • Convene is used to address any organization's meeting needs. Whether your goal is to replace stacks and stacks of paper used to distribute documents, adapt a mobile working culture, or just simply make your meetings more effective, Convene makes conducting meetings easier for any organization.

  • Does this service offer guides, tutorials and or customer support?
  • Convene provides 24/7 support, as well as remote and onsite training. Training materials such as user manuals and videos are also available and accessible to all users.

  • Does this service offer an API?
  • Convene does not offer an API.

  • What are some applications this service is commonly used in tandem with?
  • Convene is often used with different voice and teleconferencing solutions, often with popular services such as Skype for Business and WebEx.

  • Who are the main user groups of this service?
  • Convene was made with board members, corporate secretaries and executives in mind, however we take pride in the fact that organizations everywhere are slowly discovering that even the smallest teams on any level appreciate the services offered by Convene!

  • Does this service offer multi-user capability (e.g. teams)?
  • Convene can support as many users as your organization needs, accommodating your team of 100 as easily as it would a team of 10!

FAQs

    Does this service offer an API?
  • Close currently offers a per request API integration policy.

  • Who are the main user groups of this service?
  • Any remote team, customer or partner - In fact anyone you want to meet face to face...!

  • Does this service integrate with any other apps?
  • Close provides integration with any platform or device with no downloads required;

    These include,
    Apple Mac & mobile (OSX/IOS), Windows & Android
    Any web browser inc, Chrome, Safari, Firefox, Brave, Edge, Opera
    Native Skype for Business support
    Google meetings

    Plugins for, Outlook calendar and meeting control.

  • Does this service offer multi-user capability (e.g. teams)?
  • Close is the perfect tool for any team or person wishing to communicate with anyone anywhere with no requirement for downloads to get started. With up to 25 participants per meeting, there is plenty of room to invite everyone into a meeting and get them collaborating from any device, wherever they are.

  • Does this service offer guides, tutorials and or customer support?
  • We offer a Quick Start Guide, in platform welcome guide and a Technical Guide, as well as online support, all accessible via the website.

  • What platforms does this service support?
  • Close has complete interoperability across multiple video communication platforms.

    Due to this communication is possible across all supported platforms and devices such as;

    Any Web browser (Chrome, Firefox, Brave, Safari, Edge, Opera)
    Skype for Business
    SIP devices such as Polycom, Cisco, Lifesize and more..
    H323 devices
    Smart phones
    Audio dial from any phone

  • What is this service generally used for?
  • This service is generally used for connecting your teams wherever they are, using devices they already have, are familiar with and have invested in.

FAQs

    Does this service offer guides, tutorials and or customer support?
  • Support: Live Support, Phone Support, Help Center, Community, and Live Training.

  • What is this service generally used for?
  • This service is used for professional, HD video and conferencing.

  • Does this service offer an API?
  • Yes, it offers API.

  • What are some applications this service is commonly used in tandem with?
  • It is commonly used in tandem with Microsoft Office and email apps.

  • Does this service integrate with any other apps?
  • Integrations: LearningCart, JoomlaLMS, ActiveDEMAND, MangoApps, Matrix LMS, Clearlogin, Bitium, Whaller, Paradiso LMS, Ryver, Lead Guerrilla, Courseplay, Highspot, Landslide CRM, Slack, Salesforce Sales Cloud, Acuity Scheduling, Wrike, Microsoft Office 365, Zapier, SharpSpring, Configio, Hatchbuck, HipChat, Podio, ActiveCampaign, Gmail, Google Calendar, Accord LMS, LearnUpon, Comm100 Live Chat, ConvergeHub, 1CRM, Vision Helpdesk, Docebo, NEO LMS, VisitorTrack, GreenRope, AWeber, BizLibrary.

  • What platforms does this service support?
  • GoToMeeting offers cloud-based and installed versions, available for Windows, Mac, Android, Windows Phone, and iOS devices.

  • Who are the main user groups of this service?
  • Main users of GoToMeeting are enterprises, regardless of their size or industry.

Vendor Information

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Who uses Convene
  • SMEs
  • Agencies
  • Enterprises
Desktop Platforms:
  • Web App
  • Windows
  • Macintosh
Mobile Platforms:
  • iOS
  • Android
  • WinPhone
Languages:
English, French, Spanish, Japanese, Chinese, Arabic
Regional Restrictions:
No restrictions.

Other

Who uses Close Global
  • Personal
  • Freelance
  • Startups
  • SMEs
  • Agencies
  • Enterprises
Desktop Platforms:
  • Web App
  • Windows
  • Macintosh
Mobile Platforms:
  • iOS
  • Android
  • WinPhone
  • Blackberry
Languages:
English
Regional Restrictions:
No restrictions.

Other

Who uses GotoMeeting
  • SMEs
  • Enterprises
Desktop Platforms:
  • Web App
  • Windows
  • Macintosh
Mobile Platforms:
  • iOS
  • Android
  • WinPhone
Languages:
English, Chinese, German, Spanish, Italian, Portuguese, Danish, Finnish, Hebrew, Dutch, Norwegian, Polish, Swedish, Turkish, Hindi
Regional Restrictions:
No restrictions.
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