EVS7 has been in the industry for over 20 years as an established name and offers a variety of solutions. The Parrot Predictive Dialer & Cloud Contact Center allows call centers to scale quickly and receive calls or dial up to 5 lines per agent all from the cloud. The Parrot is customizable and all-inclusive; there are no add-ons that hike up the price. Some of its features include a predictive dialer, advanced reporting, campaign management,ring group management, IVR, and ACD. EVS7 is one of most affordable options out there and is packed full of features along with an extensive library of training videos.

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Free trial: Free demo available for the Parrot Cloud Call Center

Price: $$

The inContact cloud call center software is scalable and includes a basic foundation of multi-channel ACD and speech-enabled IVR. A predictive dialer, CRM integrations, call recording, and workforce optimization are some the available add-ons. inContact is a SalesForce channel partner.

Free Trial: Free Demo on Request

Price: $$$$

8×8 cloud-based Virtual Contact Center is an contact center solution that includes all the necessary features, such as the outbound dialing, IVR, call routing. Their pricing starts at $100/user monthly and they have different service level plans that offer more features such as CRM integration, agent routing, and analytics.

Free Trial: Yes

Price: $$$

This virtual call center is VOIP-based, hosted, and is one of the biggest names in the market. Five9 lets you choose from 4 slightly different options: predictive dialer, power dialer, progressive dialer, and preview dialer modes. They also put a big emphasis on social media with their contact center. Five 9 is a SalesForce channel partner and a publicly traded company.

Free Trial: Yes

Price: $$$$$

Interactive Intelligence provide 3 contact center solutions: PureCloud Engage, Customer Interaction Center, and CaaS. PureCloud Engage is a cloud contact center with features such as multichannel routing, IVR and reporting.  The Customer Interaction Center includes some of the same features at the previous product along with workforce optimization and business process automation. CaaS is a custom-built solution of on-demand services for call centers.

Free Trial: Yes (only for PureCloud Engage)

Price: $$$$

Aspect offers several different call center products including: the Zipwire Cloud Contact Center, Customer Experience Platform (CXP), and Web Customer Care. Zipwire provides omni-channel customer care with advanced recording and reporting capabilities. CXP adds self-service channels with IVR, SMS, and Mobile Web. Web Customer Care provides an online chat platform. Customers can pick and choose which solutions best fit their call center.

Free Trial: Online Demo available

Price: $$$$

There you have it–a fast rundown of the best solutions and call center software comparisons. Some products are all-inclusive while other feature multiple add-ons that can quickly skyrocket the cost. As you may have noticed, cloud solutions are immensely popular. The cloud brings unprecedented flexibility to your call center, reducing hardware restrictions and the need for a singular location.

We recommended that you take advantage of free trials and demos from multiple different products before choosing your software. Review websites like Capterra are also great places to conduct research. Be sure to note not just the monthly cost of the software but also any setup fees and training costs. Whether your organization is small, medium or large, there is a call center software solution out there for you.

Disclaimer: TelephoneLists.biz is owned by Electronic Voice Services.  Are we a little bit biased?  Of course, but we did our best to present the facts and help provide customers a way to do their own research as well and find the solution that best suits their needs.

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