ArcSite Review - why 4.6 stars?

ArcSite Review
ITQlick Score: 80/100
ITQlick Rating: (4.6/5)
Pricing: 5/10 - average cost
Category: Architecture and CAD -> ArcSite
Ranking:Ranked 4 out of 20 Architecture and CAD systems
Company: Arctuition
Pricing: starts at $60 per month
Typical customers: Small, medium and large size businesses
Platforms: Cloud
Links: ArcSite pricing, ArcSite alternatives

Shlomi LaviShlomi Lavi / updated: May 28, 2022

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What is ArcSite and its features?

ArcSite is a cloud-based construction management tool that is designed to help professionals in the construction field in estimation as well as the creation of detailed takeoff, drawings, and measurements. This platform allows its users to draw, measure, and generate estimates without having to be in the office. ArcSite also allows users to save a database of materials and equipment used on the cloud, where it can be accessed in real-time.

Some of the software key features include; plumbing estimating, construction estimating, job costing, and quote management. The software parent company (Arctuition) is a privately held company with over 10 employees. The company headquarters is situated in Michigan, United States.

What is ArcSite rating?

The rating of ArcSite is 4.6 stars out of 5 and the total score is 80 out of 100. The rating score is based on our unbiased data-based algo. Learn more - rating methodology page.

Who uses ArcSite?

The typical customers include the following business size: Small, medium and large size businesses.

Is it easy to use?

Yes, ArcSite makes it fairly easy to use. This product is user friendly and intuitive.

Is ArcSite cloud-based?

Yes, they offer cloud based hosting, which means IT resources are retrieved through web-based tools and applications and you don't need to buy servers and additional hardware equipment.

Can it be used on mobile?

No, currently ArcSite can't be accessed on mobile, you would need to access it from your computer.

Is ArcSite the best Architecture and CAD system?

ArcSite is ranked 4 out of 20 software in their category (Architecture and CAD systems).

What are ArcSite's pros? (3 Pros)

  • Users are able to create and store shapes that can be reused on this platform
  • This platform allows users to copy similar drawings and subsequently make adjustments
  • Users are able to share drawings with colleagues via this platform

What are ArcSite's cons? (2 cons)

  • This software struggles with large files
  • Users are unable to create ellipsoids while drawing with the tool

Who are their main alternatives?

Popular alternatives to ArcSite: CHEMCAD, CMAP, ElectroPlan, AutoCAD, ZWCAD, Edificius, AutoCAD Architecture, PTC Creo, Onshape, Envisioneer. The full list of competitors can be found here.

What is the cost of ArcSite?

The cost of license starts at $60 per month. On top of the total cost of licenses which is easy to calculate - what is the REAL total cost of implementation? You need to add the cost of training, customization, data migration, and other "hidden cost". ITQlick pricing score is 5 out of 10 (10 is most expensive). You can find here the REAL total cost breakdown for ArcSite.

What should you ask Arctuition during a demo session? (65 questions)

Schedule a demo with ArcSite and access 65 must ask questions for the vendor while watching ArcSite in action.

Where ArcSite is used?

ArcSite is ideal for use by professionals in small, medium and large construction companies that desire a real-time measurement and estimation tool. It is tailored to the needs of the engineering and construction industry. Some of their top clients include; Safe Basements, Johnson controls, Regency lighting, and Herc Rentals.

List of categories

Takeoff
Electrical Distributor
2D
Presentation
Proposal Management

ArcSite Vs. Alternatives

ITQlick rating
Score
Pricing
License pricing
Functionality
Review
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ArcSite
ITQlick rating
4.6/5
Score
80/100
Pricing
5/10
License pricing
$60 per month
Functionality
5
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CHEMCAD
ITQlick rating
3.6/5
Score
89/100
Pricing
4/10
License pricing
Pricing not available
Functionality
4
CMAP
ITQlick rating
4.5/5
Score
88/100
Pricing
6.2/10
License pricing
Pricing not available
Functionality
5
Review
ElectroPlan
ITQlick rating
2.8/5
Score
82/100
Pricing
2.6/10
License pricing
$40 per month
Functionality
8
Edificius
ITQlick rating
4/5
Score
79/100
Pricing
2.6/10
License pricing
$19.92 per user/month
Functionality
5

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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.