PC*MILER Review - why 3.1 stars?

Shlomi Lavi / updated: Oct 20, 2020

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What is PC*MILER?

Main category: Route Planning

PC*MILER Fleet Management Software is routing, mapping and mileage solution designed for the transportation industry and that is available on the cloud as well as on-premise. The software solution enables the users to be in control of rating, hazardous materials routing, driver pay, GPS, Tolls, fuel tax reporting, Fleet Management and Fuel Optimization.

PC*MILER is developed by ALK Technologies founded in 1979, and that was acquired in 2012 by Trimble. The software can also be deployed through SaaS, Web, Mobile - Android Native and iOS Native. PC*MILER provides training by documentation, video tutorials, Live Online as well as In Person.

It also offers Business Hours, Online and 24/7 (Live Rep) customer support. Some core features of PC*MILER solution include Dispatch Management, Staff Management and GPS Tracking among others.

PC*MILER rating -

The rating of PC*MILER is 3.1 stars out of 5 and the total score is 92 out of 100. The rating and score are based on ITQlick expert review. We publish unbiased reviews, learn more in our score and rating methodology page

Typical Customers

The typical customers include the following business size: Small business, Medium business, Large business.

Competitors & Alternatives

The two main competitors of PC*MILER software include Fleetio and Omnitracs Telematics. Fleetio is a cloud-based fleet management solution that helps users to automate their fleet operations as well as manage asset lifecycle whereas PC*MILER Fleet Management Software is routing, mapping and mileage solution designed for the transportation industry.

Fleetio software is cloud-based while PC*MILER is available both on-premise and on the cloud. Fleetio is a product of RareStep in the US, but PC*MILER is developed by ALK Technologies also in the US. Both software solutions are suitable for fleets of all sizes. Omnitracs Telematics software is a GPS-based, SaaS fleet management platform built for private as well as for-hire fleets whereas PC*MILER Fleet Management Software is routing, mapping and mileage solution designed for the transportation industry.

Omnotracs Company developed Omnitracs Telematics while ALK Technologies developed PC*MILER. Omnitracs Telematics is cloud-based, but in comparison, PC*MILER is available on the cloud as well as on-premise. Both software solutions offer training on video tutorials, documentation, Live Online, and In Person.. The full list of competitors can be found here.

PC*MILER Pricing Information

The cost of license starting from $1,895 per license. On top of the total cost of licenses which is easy to calculate - what is the REAL total cost of implementation? You need to add the cost of training, customization, data migration, and other "hidden cost". ITQlick pricing score is 6 out of 10 (10 is most expensive). Find here the REAL total cost breakdown for PC*MILER

Questions to ask the vendor during a demo

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Is it the right software for you?

PC*MILER software is designed to cater to transportation companies of all sizes. It is suitable for businesses in industries including Transportation & Logistics, Postal, Parcel & Courier, Utilities, Oil & Gas, Field Service, Emergency Services, Food & Beverage Delivery, Construction, K-12, Agriculture, Rail and Consumer Drivers.

The solution is mostly used by Truck carriers, 3PLs, shippers, manufacturers and brokers as well as any business seeking for commercial truck routing & miles.

PC*MILER Categories

FS Scheduling & Dispatch
Fleet management

PC*MILER specifications

ITQlick Score: 92/100
ITQlick Rating: (3.1/5)
Company: ALK Technologies
Address: 457 North Harrison Street, Princeton, NJ 08540, United States
Pricing: Starting from $1,895 per license
Website:Visit PC*MILER website
Typical customers: Small business, Medium business, Large business
Platforms: Desktop
Operating Systems: Mac OS, Windows, Linux

PC*MILER Vs. Alternatives

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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.