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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It also has the capability of having old versions of the same drawing and will alert you when viewing an outdated drawing.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:

FieldAware is a field service management solution that helps businesses better manage their field service operations (e.g., scheduling, dispatching, routing, invoicing, job tasks, customer management and reporting), generate more revenue, reduce overhead, expedite payment cycles, through better customer service.
It leverages the mobility advantage not only by allowing field workers to stay connected with their teams from anywhere at any time but also by equipping them with the necessary tools to get their jobs done.
All-in-one field service management solution that field workers can literally carry in their pockets.

Features:

  • Supplier Management
  • Task Scheduling/Tracking

Features:

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

Features:

  • Travel Management
  • Gantt Charts
  • Data Import
  • Data Export
  • API
  • Billing/Invoicing
  • Scheduling
  • Customer Management
  • History/Version Control
  • Inventory Tracking
  • Notifications
  • Task Scheduling/Tracking

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:

  • Scheduling and Dispatch: FieldAware’s Scheduling and Dispatch features have been designed to keep field engineers and technicians from missing a call window.

  • Mobile Time Tracking: It tracks the time required for field workers to drive to a client location, allowing them to bill for actual travel time.

  • Mobile Quote Generation: Enables field technicians to create quotes for additional parts or services even while at the customer’s location.

  • Tasks List: Tasks can be created, filtered, imported, exported, and printed.

  • PDF Forms: A PDF form can be edited via a mobile device as long as it’s attached to a job and the job is in active state – meaning, not scheduled, paused or complete.

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.

Pricing:

  • Credit card required: N/A
  • They have three pricing plans: Pro, Premium, and Enterprise.
    Starting price: $70.00/month.
    Free trial available.

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?
  • FieldAware is for any business with 20 to 10,000 field workers offering onsite commercial services.

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

  • What platforms does this service support? (e.g. native mobile apps)
  • It is cloud-based service. FieldAware native apps are available for the iPhone, iPad and Android.

  • What are some applications this service is commonly used in tandem with?
  • This service is most frequently is used with NetSuite.

  • Does this service integrate with any other apps?
  • FieldAware currently integrates with NetSuite and QuickBooks, and many more integrations are coming.

  • Does this service offer an API?
  • FieldAware’s API is designed to simplify the process of integrating our system with existing accounting, ERP, CRM and other business systems.

  • Does this service offer guides, tutorials and or customer support?
  • They provide videos, webinars, eBooks, and online support.

Publisher:

Founded:
2011
Based in:
San Francisco
Employees:
51-200
Likes:
18.5k
Followers:
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Founded:
2009
Based in:
Plano
Employees:
51-200
Likes:
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Followers:
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