Compare Proactis and RedTail EDI - Dec 2022

Shlomi LaviShlomi Lavi / Dec 13, 2022

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Bottom Line: Which is Better - Proactis or RedTail EDI?

RedTail EDI is more expensive to implement (TCO) than Proactis, and RedTail EDI is rated higher (92/100) than Proactis (85/100). Proactis offers users more features (5) than RedTail EDI (3).

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

Intesource Vs. RedTail Solutions, Inc.

Intesource: Companies are caught between two opposing goals: drive cost savings or invest in innovation. Both require people, technology, and expertise in a time when resources – and the skills and time required to source effectively – are scarce. Intesource eliminates operational headaches from the sourcing equation by offering the industry’s only enterpri...

RedTail Solutions, Inc.: RedTail Solutions, Inc. is a privately held company founded in 2000 with headquarters in Westborough, MA, just outside of Boston. RedTail Solutions delivers managed Electronic Data Interchange (EDI) and Global Data Synchronization (GDS) services for Trading Partner Collaboration to mid-sized suppliers.

Who is more expensive? Proactis or RedTail EDI?

The real total cost of ownership (TCO) of Supply Chain software includes the software license, subscription fees, software training, customizations, hardware (if needed), maintenance and support and other related services. When calculating the TCO, it's important to add all of these ”hidden costs” as well. We prepared a TCO (Total Cost) calculator for Proactis and RedTail EDI.

Proactis accurate pricing info is available upon request (they don't share it publicly), however , On a scale between 1 to 10 Intesource is rated 2, which is much lower than the average cost of Supply Chain software. RedTail EDI price starts at $99 per month , When comparing RedTail EDI to its competitors, the software is rated 4 - lower than the average Supply Chain software cost.

Bottom line: RedTail EDI is more expensive than Proactis.

Which software includes more/better features?

We've compared Proactis Vs. RedTail EDI based on some of the most important and required Supply Chain features.

Proactis: Auction Management, Supplier Compliance, Supplier Risk Management, Procurement, Contract Management.

RedTail EDI: Data Import/Export, Basic Reports, Online Customer Support.

Target customer size

The software is a useful solution for businesses of all sizes and a variety of types. and RedTail EDI's target customer size include: Medium and large size businesses.

Proactis

ITQlick rating
(2.8/5)

Intesource is a web based supply chain management solution for businesses of all sizes. It offers such services as contract management, milestone management, vendor management, and others. The software ...

Categories: Applicant Sources & Marketplace, Supplier Management, Contract Management, Procurement.

RedTail EDI

ITQlick rating
(3.7/5)

starts at $99 per month

TrueCommerce EDI Solutions formerly RedTail EDI is cloud-based electronic data interchange (EDI) solution, unified e-commerce services & integrated supply chain solution designed for SMBs. The solution is integ...

Categories: Supply Chain, Distribution, EDI.

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Proactis: 5 Features

Auction Management
Supplier Compliance
Supplier Risk Management
Procurement
Contract Management

RedTail EDI: 3 Features

Data Import/Export
Basic Reports
Online Customer Support
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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Proactis
ITQlick rating
2.8/5
Score
85/100
Pricing
3.6/10
License pricing
Pricing not available
Functionality
11
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RedTail ...
ITQlick rating
3.7/5
Score
92/100
Pricing
5.4/10
License pricing
$99 per month
Functionality
6
NetSuite...
ITQlick rating
4.2/5
Score
96/100
Pricing
4.8/10
License pricing
Pricing not available
Functionality
21
Blast Ra...
ITQlick rating
4.4/5
Score
91/100
Pricing
5.6/10
License pricing
$500 per month
Functionality
6
elementum
ITQlick rating
4.4/5
Score
91/100
Pricing
6.6/10
License pricing
$19 per user/month
Functionality
3

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Shlomi Lavi is an entrepreneur and founder of ITQlick.com. He holds a Bachelor of Science (B.Sc.) in Information Systems Engineering from Ben Gurion University in Israel. Shlomi brings 17 years of global IT and IS management experience as a consultant and implementation expert for small, medium and large-sized (global) companies. Shlomi’s goal is to share the best knowledge and news about information systems so you can make smarter buying decisions for your business.