Zoom vs Cisco Webex: Which is Best for your Business?

Zoom vs Cisco Webex

Zoom vs Cisco Webex: An introduction

Zoom overview

Zoom Chat

Cisco Webex overview

Is Webex the same as Zoom?

Cisco Webex vs Zoom features

Is Zoom better than Webex?

Zoom vs Cisco Webex features

Zoom features

Zoom virtual background
  • Meetings for web conferencing
  • Zoom Phone for VoIP access
  • Zoom Team Chat for messaging
  • Rooms with one-click access
  • Support for up to 10,000 viewers and 1,000 participants
  • Integrations with leading tools
  • Webinars and town hall meetings
  • Zoom breakout rooms

Cisco Webex features

Webex screen sharing
  • Access to Cisco Webex Calling for Voice
  • Enterprise-class IM for group and one-to-one messaging
  • File sharing and screen sharing
  • Business directory for finding contacts
  • Cognitive collaboration features with AI integrations
  • Integrations with various apps and bots
  • HD video and audio calling
Webex vs Zoom features

Zoom vs Cisco Webex pricing

Zoom pricing

  • Basic: For up to 100 participants with a meeting limit of 40 minutes on group sessions. One-to-one meetings can be as long as you like.
  • Pro: $14.99 per host per month for up to 100 participants with a 24-hour group session limit.
  • Business: $19.99 per host per month (you need a minimum of 10 hosts). All the features of the pro package, plus support for up to 300 people.
  • Enterprise: $19.99 per host per month (you’ll need a minimum of 50 hosts). Here you get all the features of Business, with support for up to 500 people.

Cisco Webex pricing

  • Starter: $13.50 per host per month. Here you get support for up to 50 participants in each meeting. There’s also call-in audio, 5GB of cloud storage, and recording.
  • Pro: $17.95 per host per month. This package comes with all the features of Starter. Plus, there’s support for up to 100 participants. You can also assign alternative hosts.
  • Business: $26.95 per host per month. With this package, you can host up to 200 participants, get 10GB of storage, and access all the features of Pro.

Zoom vs Cisco Webex security

  • SAML-based single sign-on
  • 2FA or MFA
  • User and group provisioning with SCIM/JIT
  • Domain claiming
  • Domain allow/block
  • Device management
  • End-to-end encryption in video calls
  • FedRAMP Moderate

Is Webex compatible with Zoom?

Which Option Should You Choose?

Here’s How You Can Have Both

Connect Zoom and Cisco Webex

Message interoperability for Zoom Team Chat and Webex Teams



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