Sonar Review - why 4.8 stars?

Sonar Review
ITQlick Score: 54/100
ITQlick Rating:
(4.8/5)
Pricing: 3.8/10 - low cost
Category: Freight -> Sonar review
Ranking:Ranked 9 out of 10 Freight systems
Company: Awareness Technologies
Pricing: starts at $100 per month
Typical customers: Medium and large size businesses
Platforms: Desktop, Mobile
Links: Sonar pricing, Sonar alternatives
Shlomi LaviShlomi Lavi / updated: Mar 18, 2020

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What is Sonar?

SONAR is an employee monitoring solution designed to help users control, record and monitor employee computer activity on any computer including those computers that are not connected to the corporate network. The software can be installed in just a few minutes and can be managed centrally from any web browser.

Awareness Technologies, the company behind SONAR, was founded back in 2002 and is headquartered in Westport, CT. The company is also known for their product InterGuard and WebWatcher.

Who is it best for?

SONAR is suitable for a wide range of industries including education, government, law enforcement agency, financial services and healthcare. Windows XP, Vista and 2000 OS users can also use this employee monitoring software.

Main features and functionalities

SONAR comes with instant messaging, complete 360 degree recording and monitoring, application blocking, web filtering, instant messaging, whitelisting, keystroke recording, screenshots of any activity carried out on computers, blocking access to time-wasting software like games, video players, monitor all types of communications and time schedule setting features for when applications can be used. The solution can be easily integrated with your existing back-office systems and is delivered as a Software as a Service deployment option.

What is the actual cost?

The cost of license starts at $100 per month. ITQlick pricing score is 3.8 out of 10 (10 is most expensive). Access ITQlick pricing guide for Sonar.

How it stacks up?

Access a head to head analysis of Sonar vs alternative software solutions.
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Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

Is it the best Freight system?

Sonar is ranked 9 out of 10 software in their category (Freight systems).

How they are rated on ITQlick?

The rating of Sonar is 4.8 stars out of 5 and the total score is 54 out of 100. The rating score is based on our unbiased data-based algo. Learn more - rating methodology page.

Is it an easy to use Software?

Yes, Sonar makes it fairly easy to use. This product is user friendly and intuitive.

Is it cloud-based?

No, the software in not cloud based so you would need to install it locally and connect it directly to a server.

Can it be used on mobile?

Yes, you can access Sonar on your mobile/smart phone.

What should we ask during a demo session?

Differences between Sonar and alternatives?

The most popular alternatives to Sonar in 2022: LoadPilot, ShippersEdge, Cirrus TMS, Transplace, MercuryGate TMS. Access the complete competitors analysis here - Sonar VS Freight Software alternatives.

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Human Resources
Employee Management

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Data Import/Export
Basic Reports
Online Customer Support

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