UltraShipTMS Vs OPT Runner (Jul 2021)

Shlomi LaviShlomi Lavi / Jul 18, 2021

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Bottom Line: Which is Better - UltraShipTMS or OPT Runner?

OPT Runner is more expensive to implement (TCO) than UltraShipTMS, OPT Runner is rated higher (83/100) than UltraShipTMS (79/100). Both tools offer the same amount of features.

Looking for the right Route Planning 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 Ultra compares with ACTOR?

Ultra: Native to the Cloud for more than 13 years, UltraShipTMS™ is one of the fastest growing providers of Transportation Management Systems (TMS) delivered via the Software-as-a-Service (SaaS) model in the US today. Serving high volume shippers in numerous industries – from food & beverage producers, packaging manufacturers, retailers and consumer prod...

ACTOR: ACT Operations Research provides advanced Control, Forecasting, Simulation and Optimization Products and Services to improve customers profitability via asset management utilization. Built on a cross-engineering background team, ACT Operations Research specializes in decision-making support and process control. Formed in 1996, ACT Operations Resear...

Who's more expensive? UltraShipTMS or OPT Runner Software?

The real total cost of ownership (TCO) of Route Planning 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 UltraShipTMS and OPT Runner Software.

UltraShipTMS price starts at $1,000 per month , on a scale between 1 to 10 UltraShipTMS is rated 4, which is lower than the average cost of Route Planning software. OPT Runner Software price starts at $15 per month , when comparing OPT Runner Software to their competitors, the software is rated 8 - higher than the average Route Planning software cost.

Bottom line:OPT Runner Software is more expensive than UltraShipTMS.

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 UltraShipTMS Vs. OPT Runner based on some of the most important and required Route Planning features. UltraShipTMS: Billing & Invoicing, Order Fulfillment, Scheduling, Carrier Performance Reporting, , Transportation management. OPT Runner Software: Billing & Invoicing, Scheduling, Mobile Access, Field Service, Contract Management.

Target customer size

UltraShipTMS's typical customers include: Small, medium and large size businesses, and OPT Runner Software's target customer size include: Large business.

UltraShipTMS

ITQlick rating
(4.6/5)

starts at $1,000 per month

UltraShipTMS is an award-winning cloud-based Supply Chain software, it is designed to support small, medium and large size business. UltraShipTMS received a rating of 4.6 from ITQlick team. The software cost is...

Categories: Billing & Invoicing, Supply Chain Module, Equipment Maintenance, Work Order Management.

OPT Runner

ITQlick rating
(2.8/5)

starts at $15 per month

OPT Runner is a route planning software that uses artificial intelligence, simulations, predictive analytics, and mathematical optimization to boost productivity, reduce costs & risks, manage crises, and predic...

Categories: Billing & Invoicing, Digital Signature, Field Service, Inventory Management, Work Order Management.

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UltraShipTMS: 6 Features

Billing & Invoicing
Order Fulfillment
Scheduling
Carrier Performance Reporting
Transportation management

OPT Runner Software: 6 Features

Billing & Invoicing
Scheduling
Mobile Access
Field Service
Contract Management
Inventory 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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UltraShipTMS
ITQlick rating
4.6/5
Score
79/100
Pricing
5.4/10
License pricing
$1,000 per month
Functionality
17
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OPT
ITQlick rating
2.8/5
Score
83/100
Pricing
9/10
License pricing
$15 per month
Functionality
16
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PC*MILER
ITQlick rating
3.1/5
Score
92/100
Pricing
6/10
License pricing
$1,895 per license
Functionality
3
Omnitracs
ITQlick rating
5/5
Score
89/100
Pricing
2.8/10
License pricing
$23 per user/month
Functionality
18
Telogis
ITQlick rating
4.4/5
Score
83/100
Pricing
3.8/10
License pricing
Pricing not available
Functionality
8
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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.