ACS Software - Top 4 Alternatives

ACS Software Review
ITQlick Score: 97/100
ITQlick Rating: (4/5)
Pricing: 6/10 - average cost
Category: Church Management -> ACS Software -> ACS Software competitors
Ranking:Ranked 1 out of 27 Church Management systems
Company: ACS Technologies
Pricing: starts at $279.95 per month
Typical customers: Medium and large size businesses
Platforms: Desktop
Links: ACS Software review, ACS Software alternatives
Shlomi LaviShlomi Lavi / updated: Mar 08, 2022

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ACST competes with other church management software such Breeze, Planning Center, TouchPoint, and Church community builder.
  • Functionality: ACST technologies provide both basic and additional features which help for effective management of church activities. ACST offers features like built-in accounting, which is unavailable in its alternatives. It is lacking in features like accounting integration and member communication which are available in Breeze and Church community builder. ACST, Breeze, and TouchPoint provide the mobile access feature which is unavailable in church community builder and planning center. ACST, Planning center, TouchPoint offers website management which is unavailable in Breeze and Church community builder.
  • Customers/Industries: ACST, Breeze, Planning center and Church community builder accommodates 1-1000+ users while TouchPoint accommodates 2-1000+ users. ACST and Planning Center serves churches of all sizes, while Breeze serves small and mid-sized churches.
  • Cost/Pricing: According to expert ratings, ACS is considered expensive when compared to all its top alternatives. ACS does not offer a free trial, but all its top alternatives offer the free trial in their pricing section.
  • Cloud-based/On-premise: ACST and all its top alternatives are all cloud-based software applications.
  • Popularity: ACST was founded in 1978 which makes it the oldest amongst its alternatives, but based on reviews, ratings, and recommendations, all its alternatives are more popular.
  • Scalability: ACST which is specialized in church management activities; is built to make church management activities easy and smooth. TouchPoint targets more users than ACST and its top alternatives with 2-1000+ users.
  • Support: ACST provides all basic support features when compared to its top alternatives. Some support features like 24/7 (live representative) are unavailable in Breeze, Planning Center, and TouchPoint.

ACS Software alternatives - for low budget, SMBs and global businesses

Here are the top 4 alternatives to ACS Software that are worth checking out: Servant Keeper for SMBs, ParishSOFT for large size business, Breeze for growing companies, and Raklet for startups and SMBs.

ITQlick rating ITQlick Rating is based on the software score (below) and aggregated online reviews
Score ITQlick Score is a 1 to 100 score, based on pricing, and functionality Vs. alternative solutions
Pricing pricing Score is a 1 to 10 score, based on the TCO (cost of licences, customizations, training, hardware when relevant) Vs. alternative solutions
License pricing license pricing (if provided by the software vendor)
Functionality
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ACS
ITQlick rating
4/5
Score
97/100
Pricing
6/10
License pricing
$279.95 per month
Functionality
3
Review
Best for SMBs
Servant
ITQlick rating
4.7/5
Score
96/100
Pricing
2/10
License pricing
$49.99 per month
Functionality
3
Best for Enterprise
ParishSOFT
ITQlick rating
4/5
Score
92/100
Pricing
6/10
License pricing
Pricing not available
Functionality
3
Growing
Breeze
ITQlick rating
4.9/5
Score
91/100
Pricing
2/10
License pricing
$50 per month
Functionality
3
Review
Free version
Raklet
ITQlick rating
4.9/5
Score
77/100
Pricing
2/10
License pricing
$49 per month
Functionality
8
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Shlomi holds a Bachelor of Science (B.Sc.) in Information System Engineering from Ben Gurion University in Israel. Shlomi brings 15 years of global IT and IS management experience as a consultant, and implementation expert for small, medium and large size (global) companies.