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Software Description:

PlanGrid is a cloud-based construction document collaboration platform that allows plans and markups to be instantaneously shared with everyone on a construction project, no matter where they are.
It lets contractors and architects collaborate from their desktop or mobile devices across all their project plans, specs, photos, RFIs and punchlists.
It also has the capability of having old versions of the same drawing and will alert you when viewing an outdated drawing. This construction app offers a secure connection to upload, view and manager your online drawings.

Software Description:

Astea offers lifecycle management, including customer management, service management, asset management, forward and reverse logistics management and mobile workforce management and optimization.
The use of real-time scheduling optimization can automate much of this process. Mobile apps deliver functionality that enables field forces to work electronically for receiving, documenting and reporting assignments, with the expected goal of eliminating manual procedures, service delays and paper reporting.

Software Description:

Defex // Developed to be a simple yet powerful cloud-based defect/task management solution, Defex allows you to annotate and allocate tasks as well as manage these tasks from start to end using our mapping systems with your floor plans.

Features:

  • Supplier Management
  • Task Scheduling/Tracking

Features:

  • Customer Management
  • Dashboard
  • Inventory Tracking
  • Project Management
  • Scheduling

Features:

  • Project Management

Summary:

  • Easy to access complete full set of drawings in the field.

  • Track changes to drawing immediately.

  • Insert photos of progress being made into the drawing.

  • Make annotation directly into the drawing and share then with the rest of the team.

  • Share a full size drawing, a packet or a selected screenshot area.

  • Prepare a share RFI instantly directly from field.

Summary:

  • Reducing Service Costs: It stems from a variety of sources throughout the service management lifecycle, such as improving technician productivity, call center activities, inventory/parts management.

  • Streamline Workflow: Provides improvements in streamlining processes and work order management.

  • Improved Service Levels: More and more companies are coming to the realization that service can be a revenue generator and provide a distinct competitive advantage.

  • Increasing Customer Satisfaction: Astea Alliance’s customer self-service capabilities provide user's customers with the information they need when they want it, ultimately improving customer satisfaction and strengthening loyalty.

  • Drive Quality & Growth: Real-time reporting, expense & time tracking; Ensure accurate data capture; instant access to relevant information (Service histories, parts usage; failure analysis; MTTR).

Summary:

  • Simple project management software

  • Priced on project volume, not per user

  • Unlimited Users

  • Web based so functional across multiple devices

  • Annotation and Allocation of tasks

Pricing:

  • Credit card required: N/A
  • Hammer: Free- Up to 50 sheetsof storage
    Nailgun: $19.99/month per user and up to 550 sheets of storage
    Dozer: $49.99/month per user and up to 5000 sheets of storage
    Crane: $99.99/month per user and unlimited storage.

Starter Plan

$50.00
unlimited user(s) / month
Included in plan:
  • 5 Projects/Unlimited Users
  • Minimum of 5 projects with unlimited users. Priced per project

FAQs:

    Who are the main user groups of this service?
  • Main users of this platform are construction firms.

  • What is this service generally used for?
  • Pangrid is used as a construction software made for the field.

  • What platforms does this service support? (e.g. native mobile apps)
  • There are native mobile apps for iPad-iPhone and Android.

  • Does this service integrate with any other apps?
  • PlanGrid offers file uploading integration with Dropbox, Box, Google Drive, OneDrive, Citrix ShareFile, Copy and Egnyte.

  • Does this service offer an API?
  • It offers an API.

  • Does this service offer multi-user capability? (e.g. teams)
  • It doesn't offer multi-user option.

  • Does this service offer guides, tutorials and or customer support?
  • There is: help center, video guide, live chat, and email support.

FAQs:

    Who are the main user groups of this service?
  • Users of Astea are enterprise companies looking to manage mid-to-large-scale service operations such as field service, repairs, installations, and third-party contracting.

  • What is this service generally used for?
  • It is mainly used for field service management.

  • What platforms does this service support? (e.g. native mobile apps)
  • It is web-based service, with mobile apps for Android and iPhone.

  • Does this service integrate with any other apps?
  • It integrates with: Salesforce.com; SAP; Oracle; Oracle/Peoplesoft; Oracle/JDEdwards; Oracle/Siebel; Microsoft Dynamics (CRM, SL, GP, AX, NAV), Epicor, Quickbooks, Vertex, Axeda, Infomill, Avaya, Nortel, Cisco and many more.

  • Does this service offer an API?
  • It offers an API.

  • Does this service offer guides, tutorials and or customer support?
  • It offers: Online Support, Phone Support, Case Studies, Webinars.

FAQs:

    Who are the main user groups of this service?
  • Builders, project managers, architects, real estate agents, maintenance professionals and home renovators.

  • What is this service generally used for?
  • Managing defects in construction and building projects. Managing maintenance in property management

  • Does this service offer guides, tutorials and or customer support?
  • Online support provided

  • Does this service offer multi-user capability? (e.g. teams)
  • Yes

  • What platforms does this service support? (e.g. native mobile apps)
  • Web-based application

Publisher:

Founded:
2011
Based in:
San Francisco
Employees:
51-200
Likes:
18.5k
Followers:
8.65k

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Horsham
Employees:
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Who uses Defex
  • Startups
  • SMEs
  • Agencies
Desktop Platforms:
  • Web App
Languages:
English
Regional Restrictions:
No restrictions.
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