D4COST Vs B2W Estimate (Oct 2020)

Shlomi LaviShlomi Lavi / Oct 21, 2020

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Bottom Line: Which is Better - D4COST or B2W Estimate?

B2W Estimate is more expensive to implement (TCO) than D4COST, B2W Estimate is rated higher (90/100) than D4COST (89/100). B2W Estimate offers more features (3) to their users than D4COST (0).

Looking for the right Construction Estimating solution for your business? buyers like you are primarily concerned about the real total implementation cost (TCO), full list of features, vendor reliability, user reviews, pros and cons. In this article we compare between the 2 software products:

How DC&D Technologies compares with B2W Software?

DC&D Technologies: Our Firm has used the D4COST probable cost estimating program for years. Our history with D4COST, in fact, goes back to the era of it being a DOS program. We continue to use it as a cost management tool to initially establish a direction for the design and then to manage the project to stay in budget. We have recently designed numerous “Public Fund...

B2W Software: Headquartered in Portsmouth, New Hampshire, B2W Software is a premier provider of enterprise-class construction software, services and solutions that is redefining the future for streamlined operations. B2W Software solutions effectively leverage the latest technologies into a unified system approach for estimating and bidding, field tracking and a...

Who's more expensive? D4COST or B2W Estimate - Estimating & Bidding?

The real total cost of ownership (TCO) of Construction Estimating software includes the software license, subscription fees, software training, customizations, hardware (if needed), maintenance & support and other related services. When calculating the TCO it's important to add all of these "hidden cost" as well. We prepared a TCO calculator for D4COST and B2W Estimate - Estimating & Bidding.

D4COST price starts at $20 per year , on a scale between 1 to 10 D4COST is rated 4, which is lower than the average cost of Construction Estimating software. B2W Estimate - Estimating & Bidding price starts at $5,500 per license , when comparing B2W Estimate - Estimating & Bidding to their competitors, the software is rated 6 - similar to the average Construction Estimating software cost.

Bottom line:B2W Estimate - Estimating & Bidding is more expensive than D4COST.

Which software includes more/better features?

As with any business software solutions, it’s important to consider the features & functionality. The tool should support the processes, workflows, reports and needs that matter to your team. To help you evaluate this, we've compared D4COST Vs. B2W Estimate based on some of the most important and required Construction Estimating features. D4COST: We are still working to collect the list of features for D4COST. B2W Estimate - Estimating & Bidding: Project Management, Bidding, Construction.

Target customer size

D4COST's typical customers include: Small, medium and large size businesses, and B2W Estimate - Estimating & Bidding's target customer size include: Small, medium and large size businesses.

D4COST

ITQlick rating
(4.2/5)

starts at $20 per year

D4COST is a cloud-based Construction Estimating software that allows builders to validate initial construction costs and feasibility and conduct valuation studies.

Categories: Construction, Construction Accounting & Job Costing, Construction Estimating.

B2W Estimate

ITQlick rating
(4.5/5)

starts at $5,500 per license

B2W Estimate is a cloud-based Construction Estimating software that allows its users to optimize their bidding potentials through a central estimating system and cost structures.

Categories: Costing, Construction, Construction Estimating, Construction Bid Management, Construction Project Management.

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D4COST: 0 Features

We are working to collect the list of features

B2W Estimate - Estimating & Bidding: 3 Features

Project Management
Bidding
Construction
ITQlick rating ITQlick Rating is based on the software score (below) and aggregated online reviews
ITQlick score ITQlick Score is a 1 to 100, the calculation is based on pricing, and functionality Vs. alternative solutions
Pricing score pricing Score is a 1 to 10 (10 is high cost), based on the TCO (cost of licences, customizations, training, hardware when relevant) Vs. alternative solutions
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D4COST
ITQlick rating ITQlick Rating is based on the software score (below) and aggregated online reviews
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89/100
Pricing Pricing score ranges between 1 to 10 while 1 is low TCO and 10 is high TCO (TCO - total cost of ownership: cost of licences, customizations, training, hardware when relevant) Vs. alternative solutions
5.8/10
License pricing license pricing (if provided by the software vendor)
$20 per year
Functionality
3
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B2W
ITQlick rating ITQlick Rating is based on the software score (below) and aggregated online reviews
Score
90/100
Pricing Pricing score ranges between 1 to 10 while 1 is low TCO and 10 is high TCO (TCO - total cost of ownership: cost of licences, customizations, training, hardware when relevant) Vs. alternative solutions
7/10
License pricing license pricing (if provided by the software vendor)
$5,500 per license
Functionality
11
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TurboBid
ITQlick rating ITQlick Rating is based on the software score (below) and aggregated online reviews
Score
94/100
Pricing Pricing score ranges between 1 to 10 while 1 is low TCO and 10 is high TCO (TCO - total cost of ownership: cost of licences, customizations, training, hardware when relevant) Vs. alternative solutions
2/10
License pricing license pricing (if provided by the software vendor)
$995 per license
Functionality
12
Fast
ITQlick rating ITQlick Rating is based on the software score (below) and aggregated online reviews
Score
92/100
Pricing Pricing score ranges between 1 to 10 while 1 is low TCO and 10 is high TCO (TCO - total cost of ownership: cost of licences, customizations, training, hardware when relevant) Vs. alternative solutions
3.4/10
License pricing license pricing (if provided by the software vendor)
$295 per license
Functionality
3
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BIDBUILDER
ITQlick rating ITQlick Rating is based on the software score (below) and aggregated online reviews
Score
92/100
Pricing Pricing score ranges between 1 to 10 while 1 is low TCO and 10 is high TCO (TCO - total cost of ownership: cost of licences, customizations, training, hardware when relevant) Vs. alternative solutions
6/10
License pricing license pricing (if provided by the software vendor)
$1,295 per license
Functionality
3
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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.