simPRO Review - why 4.4 stars?

simPRO Review
ITQlick Score: 89/100
ITQlick Rating: (4.4/5)
Pricing: 2/10 - low cost
Category: Construction -> simPRO
Ranking:Ranked 23 out of 441 Construction systems
Company: Acorn Software
Pricing: starts at $69 per license
Typical customers: SMBs
Platforms: Desktop, Cloud
Links: simPRO pricing, simPRO alternatives

Shlomi LaviShlomi Lavi / updated: Oct 24, 2020

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What is simPRO?

SimPRO is a field service management software designed to help businesses get end-to-end operations management. The software achieves this by generating data-driven insights for its users, as well as streamlining business processes with its automated tools. It also has a custom relation system that optimizes workflow and keeps customers informed. Lastly, the software can be configured and optimized to meet different users specific business needs.

Some of the key features of SimPRO are contractor & employee management, business reporting, workflow automation, and field service management. The software is developed by Acorn Software™, a small-sized computer software company based in Archerfield, Queensland, Australia.

What is simPRO rating? ()

The rating of simPRO is 4.4 stars out of 5 and the total score is 89 out of 100. The ratings are based on our unbiased experts. Learn more in our rating methodology page

Who are simPRO's typical customers?

The typical customers include the following business size: SMBs.

Is simPRO the best Construction?

simPRO is ranked 23 out of 441 software in their category (Construction systems).

What are simPRO's pros? (4 Pros)

  • The software tracks work time for each field personnel
  • SimPRO is easy to use after a subtle understanding of its workflow
  • They provide excellent customer support service
  • It is very efficient at cost management

What are simPRO's cons? (2 cons)

  • The software user interface could be improved to be more intuitive
  • The contract or agreement integration need to be improved

Who are their main alternatives?

Popular alternatives to simPRO: Procore, PlanGrid, BuilderTREND, CoConstruct, eSUB, AccuLynx, Fieldwire, BIM 360, e-Builder Enterprise, Raken. The full list of competitors can be found here.

What is the cost of simPRO?

The cost of license starts at $69 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 2 out of 10 (10 is most expensive). Find here the REAL total cost breakdown for simPRO

What should you ask Acorn Software during a demo session? (65 questions)

Schedule a demo with simPRO and access 65 must ask questions for the vendor while watching simPRO in action.

Is it the right software for you?

SimPRO is best for small and medium-sized business enterprises. The software can be implemented in various industries, particularly electrical, security, fire protection, plumbing, and HVAC. Some of the businesses using SimPRO are BGE Digital Security, Blue Wave Communications, and DT Fire Systems.

simPRO's list of categories:

Billing & Invoicing
Construction
Construction Estimating
Construction Project Scheduling
Construction Accounting & Job Costing
Construction Project Management
Distribution Order Management
Contract Management
Task Management

simPRO Vs. Alternatives

ITQlick rating ITQlick Rating is based on the software score (below) and aggregated online reviews
Score ITQlick Score is a 1 to 100 score, based on pricing, and functionality Vs. alternative solutions
Pricing pricing Score is a 1 to 10 score, based on the TCO (cost of licences, customizations, training, hardware when relevant) Vs. alternative solutions
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simPRO
ITQlick rating ITQlick Rating is based on the software score (below) and aggregated online reviews
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89/100
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)
$69 per license
Functionality
9
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Procore
ITQlick rating ITQlick Rating is based on the software score (below) and aggregated online reviews
Score
99/100
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)
$375 per month
Functionality
33
PlanGrid
ITQlick rating ITQlick Rating is based on the software score (below) and aggregated online reviews
Score
98/100
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
2.6/10
License pricing license pricing (if provided by the software vendor)
$39 per month
Functionality
16
BuilderTREND
ITQlick rating ITQlick Rating is based on the software score (below) and aggregated online reviews
Score
97/100
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)
$99 per month
Functionality
31
eSUB
ITQlick rating ITQlick Rating is based on the software score (below) and aggregated online reviews
Score
97/100
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
2.2/10
License pricing license pricing (if provided by the software vendor)
$7 per user/month
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