SmartFile Vs FileCabinet CS (Oct 2020)

Shlomi LaviShlomi Lavi / Oct 14, 2020

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SmartFile

ITQlick rating
(4.9/5)

starts at $6 per user/month

SmartFile is a file sharing and FTP hosting solution for businesses of all sizes. It offers such services as file archiving and retention, compliance management, indexing, searching, and others. The sof...

Categories: Document Management, File Sharing.

FileCabinet CS

ITQlick rating
(3.2/5)

starts at $1,500 per license

FileCabinet CS is a document management solution for businesses of all sizes. Its capabilities include secure document storage, archiving and retention, metadata management, and others. The software was...

Categories: Document Management.

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SmartFile: 0 Features

We are working to collect the list of features

FileCabinet CS: 25 Features

Access and retrieval from anywhere
API Availability
Archiving and Retention
Automated Version Control
Collaboration Management
Compliant With ISO
Compliant with SEC
Compliant With SOX
Custom User Interface
Document Assembly
Document Check-In/Check-Out
Document Encryption
Document Indexing
Document Publishing
Document Tagging
Document Versioning
Edits Tracking
Full Text Searching
Functions with e-Mail Systems
GUI Business Process
Mobile Access
Remote Document Access
Search by Metadata
Text Editing
User Access Controls

Bottom Line: Which is Better - SmartFile or FileCabinet CS?

SmartFile is more expensive to implement (TCO - Total Cost of Ownership) than FileCabinet CS, SmartFile is rated higher (92/100) than FileCabinet CS (78/100). FileCabinet CS offers more features (25) to their users than SmartFile (0).

Looking for the right Document Management 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 SmartFile compares with Thomson Reuters Accelus?

SmartFile : Headquartered in Indianapolis, SmartFile is made up of a team of tech enthusiasts that are passionate about innovation and customer experience. Two serial entrepreneurs, John Hurley and Ben Timby, founded SmartFile in 2009. Their idea was to create a simple web-based FTP product, and in the fall of that year, SmartFile was released for public co...

Thomson Reuters Accelus: Thomson Reuters Accelus provides technologies and solutions that enable firms to manage business risk and drive business value.Thomson Reuters Accelus provides technologies and solutions that enable firms to manage business risk and drive business value. As a comprehensive suite of solutions built to address the GRC challenges of legal, compliance,...

Who's more expensive? SmartFile or FileCabinet CS?

The real total cost of ownership (TCO) of Document Management 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 SmartFile and FileCabinet CS.

SmartFile price starts at $6 per user/month , on a scale between 1 to 10 SmartFile is rated 6, which is similar to the average cost of Document Management software. FileCabinet CS price starts at $1,500 per license , when comparing FileCabinet CS to their competitors, the software is rated 2 - much lower than the average Document Management software cost.

Bottom line: SmartFile is more expensive than FileCabinet CS.

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 SmartFile Vs. FileCabinet CS based on some of the most important and required Document Management features. SmartFile: We are still working to collect the list of features for SmartFile. FileCabinet CS: Access and retrieval from anywhere, API Availability, Archiving and Retention, Automated Version Control, Collaboration Management.

Target customer size

The software is a viable solution for businesses of all sizes. Customers of the software include small and medium businesses as well as large corporation all over the world.

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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SmartFile
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
6.4/10
License pricing license pricing (if provided by the software vendor)
$6 per user/month
Functionality
3
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FileCabinet
ITQlick rating ITQlick Rating is based on the software score (below) and aggregated online reviews
Score
78/100
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)
$1,500 per license
Functionality
26
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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
2/10
License pricing license pricing (if provided by the software vendor)
$5 per user/month
Functionality
26
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Scan123
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
4/10
License pricing license pricing (if provided by the software vendor)
$297 per month
Functionality
3
iAnnotate
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
5.2/10
License pricing license pricing (if provided by the software vendor)
$10 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.