Adobe Connect review | An enterprise class solution for big businesses who do a lot of online meetings

 

Adobe Connect is an enterprise class solution for big businesses who do a lot of online meetings, training and webinars.

 

The platform offers a wide range of options and is quite flexible.

You can have breakout rooms, polls, Q&A and testing.

Any of the participants can be a presenter and all can interact via audio, chat and web.

 

THE GOOD / 

THE BAD / 

  • Easy to get up and running
  • 25-1500 participants
  • Unlimited storage and video feeds
  • Pricing is a bit high at over $50 per month per host 

 

THE BOTTOMLINE /

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With Adobe Connect You Can Host, Join, Collaborate and Share.

 

Adobe Connect is available through Adobe for individuals and the basic plan includes up to 25 participants for $45/mo.

You can raise that to 100 participants with an annual commitment for $612.

To purchase over this amount you need to go through an Adobe Partner.

Adobe Connect is very flexible and there are a range of plugins to extend the power of the system.

Connect can be configured for webinars, training, and Q&A sessions and the presets can be changed while live.

 

 

 

 
 

Assets can be uploaded before hand and called up at any time including pdf, downloadable files, video and swf.

Support is spotty if you go through Adobe. Their main focus is on selling to enterprises through their partners.

Recordings are a very iffy affair and it’s recommended that you record using a third party.

Connect is the most powerful platform, with recording bugs and so-so customer service.

  

 

 

 

Company Overview

Editor’s note: This information was taken directly from the company’s page 

With Adobe Connect, you can captivate your audience with rich, engaging, and interactive experiences and make them available to virtually anyone, anywhere, on virtually any device, with just a click of a button.

 

 

 

 

 

Specifications  
Recording Ability: Yes, but you can’t download
Best Price Monthly: 100 @ $612/year
Video/Audio: VOIP
Participants:

up to 2500 

Mobile Ready: Yes 
Reporting: Basics 
Ease of Use: Easy to learn, difficult to master all the functions

 

Adobe Connect allows invitees to easily attend your meetings from the desktop without requiring a client download, and offers complete mobile-to-mobile collaboration capabilities to address the realities of today’s business environments, where employees and customers are on the move worldwide.