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Pros
"The product is very stable and scalable.""The solution is practical, good interface, and performs well.""The solution provides great security.""The most valuable feature is the UI.""It is easy to integrate the product with other services."

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"HCL Verse has a nice interface and it is a practical email solution. There are a diverse set of features, such as the search bar on top of the screens."

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Cons
"There is a chat component but it does not work properly.""GUI and replication can be improved.""Notes needs a major upgrade for the UI.""It is a heavy program and uses more resources than an email client should.""The solution could improve by adding some more features.""I would like to see integration with other solutions."

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"The solution could improve by allowing us to use a color that we want in the editing boxes."

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Pricing and Cost Advice
"The price is reasonable.""We pay annually for the use of the solution."

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"The price of the solution is reasonable."

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Questions from the Community
Top Answer: The solution is practical, good interface, and performs well.
Top Answer: The solution could improve by adding some more features.
Top Answer: We are using this solution in our company.
Top Answer: HCL Verse has a nice interface and it is a practical email solution. There are a diverse set of features, such as the search bar on top of the screens.
Top Answer: The solution could improve by allowing us to use a color that we want in the editing boxes.
Top Answer: We use HCL Verse for email and it is useful for collaborations and deploying an application, which is important for our company.
Ranking
6th
out of 18 in Email Applications
Views
3,059
Comparisons
2,284
Reviews
4
Average Words per Review
654
Rating
7.3
8th
out of 18 in Email Applications
Views
2,187
Comparisons
1,726
Reviews
1
Average Words per Review
217
Rating
9.0
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Also Known As
IBM Lotus Notes, Lotus Notes
Verse, IBM Verse
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Overview
IBM Notes (formerly IBM Lotus Notes) is an enterprise email client software of the IBM Notes and Domino client/server platform that provides email, calendar and contact management capabilities and can integrated into IBM collaboration tools and business applications. It can support to track projects, collaborate on tasks, assemble teams, share files directly from inbox. IBM Notes email can be accessed from Apple iPhone, Android, Windows Phone, BlackBerry and other mobile devices. IBM Notes secure your system with included Secure Hash Algorithm 2 (SHA) support for encryption and Transport Layer Security (TLS) delivered by IBM and OAuth credential store to support Embedded Experiences.

IBM Verse is a powerful email hosting solution that enables users to access their business communications from a laptop or desktop browser or from a mobile device. This email and business messaging experience is based on an innovative user-centric design, including social analytics and advanced search capabilities. IBM Verse helps users quickly find and focus on what content is most important, empowering them to build stronger working relationships while optimizing business results.

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Sample Customers
Connect2Cloud, Hansgrohe, Sauk County, Blue Water Shipping, FDBR, ibml, Multivac, Aarhus University Hospital, Hendricks Regional Health, Asian Paints, Integra Legal, Sunplus Technology, S¾SS, The Moroccan Ministry of Youth and Sports, Nicrometal, Doncasters Group, Practice Plan, Barr, RACV, Neotechnik, Deutsche Notes User Group
Canon Marketing Japan Inc., Australian Trade Commission, BTC, Havas, Canal Barge Co.Inc., RAVInvest, Elemental Path, WDR mediagroup
Top Industries
VISITORS READING REVIEWS
Comms Service Provider30%
Computer Software Company29%
Government10%
Media Company5%
VISITORS READING REVIEWS
Computer Software Company29%
Comms Service Provider21%
Government9%
Energy/Utilities Company6%
Company Size
REVIEWERS
Small Business29%
Large Enterprise71%
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HCL Notes is ranked 6th in Email Applications with 4 reviews while HCL Verse is ranked 8th in Email Applications with 1 review. HCL Notes is rated 7.2, while HCL Verse is rated 9.0. The top reviewer of HCL Notes writes "if you have no other choice, you just have to manage. The upside is stability and scalability". On the other hand, the top reviewer of HCL Verse writes "Stable, scalable, and good interface". HCL Notes is most compared with HCL Domino, Microsoft Exchange, Microsoft Exchange Online, G Suite Enterprise and Zimbra Collaboration, whereas HCL Verse is most compared with Office 365, Microsoft Exchange, HCL Domino, Zimbra Collaboration and G Suite Enterprise.

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