Upchain Vs Cincom CPQ (Mar 2021)

Shlomi LaviShlomi Lavi / Mar 21, 2021

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Bottom Line: Which is Better - Upchain or Cincom CPQ?

Upchain is more expensive to implement (TCO) than Cincom CPQ, Cincom CPQ is rated higher (81/100) than Upchain (63/100). Cincom CPQ offers more features (5) to their users than Upchain (0). There is a clear winner in this case and it is Cincom CPQ!

Looking for the right Configuration 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 Upchain compares with Cincom Systems?

Upchain: Cloud PLM connects teams and stakeholders to their product data as it moves from idea to production, managing all the changes along the way.

Cincom Systems: Cincom was the only company that was prepared to adapt its product to all of the environments we needed."For more than 44 years, Cincom Systems has provided software to simplify and improve business operations and customer communications. Cincom problem-solving software, services and people have helped thousands of companies all over the world g...

Who's more expensive? Upchain or Cincom CPQ Software?

The real total cost of ownership (TCO) of Configuration 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 Upchain and Cincom CPQ Software.

Upchain price starts at $30 per user/month , on a scale between 1 to 10 Upchain is rated 4, which is lower than the average cost of Configuration management software. Cincom CPQ Software accurate pricing info is available upon request (they don't share it publicly), however , on a scale between 1 to 10 Upchain is rated 4, which is lower than the average cost of Configuration management software.

Bottom line: Upchain is more expensive than Cincom CPQ Software.

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 Upchain Vs. Cincom CPQ based on some of the most important and required Configuration management features. Upchain: We are still working to collect the list of features for Upchain. Cincom CPQ Software: Product Data Management, Quoting, Contact Management, Quantity Discounts, Proposal management.

Target customer size

Upchain's typical customers include: Small, medium and large size businesses, and Cincom CPQ Software's target customer size include: Medium and large size businesses.

Upchain

ITQlick rating
(4/5)

starts at $30 per user/month

Upchain is a cloud-based manufacturing software that’s designed to help organizations and companies to adequately collaborate on engineering production and maintenance processes across the entire hierarchical o...

Categories: Engineering requirements, Product Lifecycle Management, Compliance , Web Design & UI.

Cincom CPQ

ITQlick rating
(4.4/5)

Cincom CPQ is a configuration, pricing, and quoting software designed to help businesses quicken the quoting processes and manage product data for accuracy by updating product configurations.

Categories: Configuration management, Product Lifecycle Management, Contact management, Product management, Configure Price Quote.

Compare specifications

Compare features

Upchain: 0 Features

We are working to collect the list of features

Cincom CPQ Software: 5 Features

Product Data Management
Quoting
Contact Management
Quantity Discounts
Proposal 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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Upchain
ITQlick rating
4/5
Score
63/100
Pricing
4/10
License pricing
$30 per user/month
Functionality
7
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Cincom
ITQlick rating
4.4/5
Score
81/100
Pricing
2.4/10
License pricing
Pricing not available
Functionality
12
Review
Cmstat
ITQlick rating
3.7/5
Score
62/100
Pricing
3/10
License pricing
$60,000 per license
Functionality
6
Review
MyCustomizer
ITQlick rating
4.9/5
Score
60/100
Pricing
4.2/10
License pricing
$100 per user/month
Functionality
4
Product
ITQlick rating
4.1/5
Score
52/100
Pricing
6.6/10
License pricing
$10,000 per license
Functionality
4
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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.