ObserveIT Vs Spectrum (Jul 2020)

Shlomi LaviShlomi Lavi / Jul 16, 2020

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Bottom Line: Which is Better - ObserveIT or Spectrum?

Spectrum is more expensive to implement (TCO) than ObserveIT, Spectrum is rated higher (92/100) than ObserveIT (73/100). Spectrum offers more features (4) to their users than ObserveIT (3).

Looking for the right Network Monitoring 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 ObserveIT compares with Viewpoint Construction Software?

ObserveIT: Since launching the company in 2006, the ObserveIT team has been passionate about making life easier for IT managers, security officers and compliance officers. Our unique server monitoring and auditing technology, now in its fifth generation, delivers market-leading functionality with enterprise-grade reliability. ObserveIT's industry experts, tea...

Viewpoint Construction Software: Viewpoint Construction Software has translated over 30 years of intense focus and collaboration with the construction industry into a rock-solid software platform that helps construction professionals efficiently manage all areas of finance and operations.San Antonio, TX – March 19th, 2013 – Viewpoint Construction Software®, providing construction ...

Who's more expensive? ObserveIT or Spectrum (formerly Dexter + Cheney)?

The real total cost of ownership (TCO) of Network Monitoring 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 ObserveIT and Spectrum (formerly Dexter + Cheney).

ObserveIT price starts at $2,400 per license , on a scale between 1 to 10 ObserveIT is rated 4, which is lower than the average cost of Network Monitoring software. Spectrum (formerly Dexter + Cheney) price starts at $49.99 per month , when comparing Spectrum (formerly Dexter + Cheney) to their competitors, the software is rated 8 - higher than the average Network Monitoring software cost.

Bottom line:Spectrum (formerly Dexter + Cheney) is more expensive than ObserveIT.

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 ObserveIT Vs. Spectrum based on some of the most important and required Network Monitoring features. ObserveIT: Data Import/Export, Basic Reports, Online Customer Support. Spectrum (formerly Dexter + Cheney): Project Budgeting, RFIs/Submittals, Construction, Contract Management.

Target customer size

ObserveIT's typical customers include: Start up, Small business, Medium business, Large business, and Spectrum (formerly Dexter + Cheney)'s target customer size include: Small, medium and large size businesses.

ObserveIT

ITQlick rating
(3.1/5)

starts at $2,400 per license

ObserveIT is a growing cloud-based Networking software, it is designed to support small, medium and large size business. ObserveIT received a rating of 3.1 from ITQlick team. The software cost is considered aff...

Categories: Network Monitoring.

Spectrum

ITQlick rating
(4/5)

starts at $49.99 per month

Spectrum (formerly Dexter + Cheney) is a trending cloud-based Construction software, it is designed to support small, medium and large size construction business. Spectrum (formerly Dexter + Cheney) received a ...

Categories: Construction, Construction Accounting & Job Costing, Construction Customer Management, Lease Management, Contract Management.

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ObserveIT: 3 Features

Data Import/Export
Basic Reports
Online Customer Support

Spectrum (formerly Dexter + Cheney): 4 Features

Project Budgeting
RFIs/Submittals
Construction
Contract Management
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
License pricing license pricing (if provided by the software vendor)
Functionality score
Software review
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ObserveIT
ITQlick rating ITQlick Rating is based on the software score (below) and aggregated online reviews
Score
73/100
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
4.6/10
License pricing license pricing (if provided by the software vendor)
$2,400 per license
Functionality
4
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Spectrum
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
9.2/10
License pricing license pricing (if provided by the software vendor)
$49.99 per month
Functionality
10
AdRem
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
3.6/10
License pricing license pricing (if provided by the software vendor)
$1,160 per year
Functionality
4
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Network
ITQlick rating ITQlick Rating is based on the software score (below) and aggregated online reviews
Score
85/100
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
8/10
License pricing license pricing (if provided by the software vendor)
$1,750 per license
Functionality
4
Panopta
ITQlick rating ITQlick Rating is based on the software score (below) and aggregated online reviews
Score
85/100
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
3/10
License pricing license pricing (if provided by the software vendor)
$9 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.