CMiC Construction Platform vs. Tecsys Elite™

Overview
ProductRatingMost Used ByProduct SummaryStarting Price
CMiC Construction Platform
Score 7.7 out of 10
Mid-Size Companies (51-1,000 employees)
CMiC Project Management is a construction project collaboration and management solution. It centralizes project-related communications and documents onto one platform, and connects the job site with the back-end office.N/A
Tecsys Elite™
Score 6.7 out of 10
N/A
Tecsys Elite™ Enterprise is a supply chain platform that aims to drives efficiency across the entire organization. Solutions include warehouse management, distribution ERP, transportation management, point-of-use supply management, as well as financial management and analytics solutions. The digitally enabled, integrated platform helps to take supply chain operations from good to great.N/A
Pricing
CMiC Construction PlatformTecsys Elite™
Editions & Modules
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Offerings
Pricing Offerings
CMiC Construction PlatformTecsys Elite™
Free Trial
NoNo
Free/Freemium Version
NoNo
Premium Consulting/Integration Services
NoNo
Entry-level Setup FeeNo setup feeNo setup fee
Additional Details
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Community Pulse
CMiC Construction PlatformTecsys Elite™
Top Pros

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Top Cons

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Features
CMiC Construction PlatformTecsys Elite™
Human Resource Management
Comparison of Human Resource Management features of Product A and Product B
CMiC Construction Platform
6.1
29 Ratings
24% below category average
Tecsys Elite™
-
Ratings
Employee demographic data4.919 Ratings00 Ratings
Employment history6.723 Ratings00 Ratings
Job profiles and administration7.319 Ratings00 Ratings
Workflow for transfers, promotions, pay raises, etc.6.718 Ratings00 Ratings
Organizational charting5.613 Ratings00 Ratings
Organization and location management7.413 Ratings00 Ratings
Compliance data (COBRA, OSHA, etc.)4.618 Ratings00 Ratings
Payroll Management
Comparison of Payroll Management features of Product A and Product B
CMiC Construction Platform
6.3
23 Ratings
18% below category average
Tecsys Elite™
-
Ratings
Pay calculation6.723 Ratings00 Ratings
Support for external payroll vendors4.714 Ratings00 Ratings
Off-cycle/On-Demand payment7.714 Ratings00 Ratings
Benefit plan administration6.416 Ratings00 Ratings
Direct deposit files7.220 Ratings00 Ratings
Salary revision and increment management7.019 Ratings00 Ratings
Reimbursement management4.714 Ratings00 Ratings
Asset Management
Comparison of Asset Management features of Product A and Product B
CMiC Construction Platform
4.5
18 Ratings
51% below category average
Tecsys Elite™
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Ratings
Tracking of all physical assets4.518 Ratings00 Ratings
Reporting & Analytics
Comparison of Reporting & Analytics features of Product A and Product B
CMiC Construction Platform
7.3
55 Ratings
10% below category average
Tecsys Elite™
-
Ratings
Dashboards7.642 Ratings00 Ratings
Standard reports6.654 Ratings00 Ratings
Custom reports6.945 Ratings00 Ratings
Data exportability8.152 Ratings00 Ratings
Construction Project & Field Management
Comparison of Construction Project & Field Management features of Product A and Product B
CMiC Construction Platform
6.3
105 Ratings
16% below category average
Tecsys Elite™
-
Ratings
Plan distribution & viewing5.966 Ratings00 Ratings
Plan markups & sharing5.162 Ratings00 Ratings
Issue tracking & punchlists5.580 Ratings00 Ratings
Photo documentation5.676 Ratings00 Ratings
Jobsite reports5.887 Ratings00 Ratings
Document sharing5.988 Ratings00 Ratings
RFI tools7.789 Ratings00 Ratings
Collaboration & approvals7.294 Ratings00 Ratings
As-built drawings5.353 Ratings00 Ratings
Mobile app7.663 Ratings00 Ratings
Submittal design and management7.384 Ratings00 Ratings
Checklists5.646 Ratings00 Ratings
Meeting Minutes6.650 Ratings00 Ratings
Specifications5.838 Ratings00 Ratings
Change orders8.059 Ratings00 Ratings
Estimating
Comparison of Estimating features of Product A and Product B
CMiC Construction Platform
6.1
55 Ratings
29% below category average
Tecsys Elite™
-
Ratings
Takeoff tools4.320 Ratings00 Ratings
Job costing7.751 Ratings00 Ratings
Cost databases7.942 Ratings00 Ratings
Cost calculator7.029 Ratings00 Ratings
Bid creation3.628 Ratings00 Ratings
Supply Chain Planning
Comparison of Supply Chain Planning features of Product A and Product B
CMiC Construction Platform
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Ratings
Tecsys Elite™
8.0
1 Ratings
10% above category average
Custom alerts00 Ratings7.01 Ratings
Scenario-based planning00 Ratings8.01 Ratings
Resource optimization00 Ratings7.01 Ratings
Supply forecasting00 Ratings8.01 Ratings
Capacity estimation00 Ratings9.01 Ratings
Employee allocation00 Ratings8.01 Ratings
Supply network coordination00 Ratings9.01 Ratings
Procurement Management
Comparison of Procurement Management features of Product A and Product B
CMiC Construction Platform
-
Ratings
Tecsys Elite™
7.7
1 Ratings
5% above category average
Raw material sourcing00 Ratings8.01 Ratings
Cost analysis00 Ratings7.01 Ratings
Expense Logging00 Ratings8.01 Ratings
Order Fulfillment Management
Comparison of Order Fulfillment Management features of Product A and Product B
CMiC Construction Platform
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Ratings
Tecsys Elite™
8.0
1 Ratings
2% above category average
Order fulfillment optimization00 Ratings8.01 Ratings
Return services00 Ratings8.01 Ratings
Purchase order generation00 Ratings8.01 Ratings
Purchase order tracking00 Ratings9.01 Ratings
Supplier delivery scheduling00 Ratings7.01 Ratings
Pricing and product configurations generation00 Ratings8.01 Ratings
Logistics and Transportation Management
Comparison of Logistics and Transportation Management features of Product A and Product B
CMiC Construction Platform
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Ratings
Tecsys Elite™
7.8
1 Ratings
6% above category average
Packaging00 Ratings8.01 Ratings
Delivery planning00 Ratings8.01 Ratings
Route optimization00 Ratings8.01 Ratings
Shipping performance00 Ratings8.01 Ratings
Fleet management00 Ratings7.01 Ratings
Warehouse & Inventory Management
Comparison of Warehouse & Inventory Management features of Product A and Product B
CMiC Construction Platform
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Ratings
Tecsys Elite™
8.7
1 Ratings
10% above category average
Automation of warehouse operations00 Ratings8.01 Ratings
Inventory storage00 Ratings9.01 Ratings
Stock monitoring00 Ratings9.01 Ratings
Inventory tracking00 Ratings9.01 Ratings
Warehouse asset management00 Ratings9.01 Ratings
Inventory and price forecasting00 Ratings8.01 Ratings
Demand Management
Comparison of Demand Management features of Product A and Product B
CMiC Construction Platform
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Ratings
Tecsys Elite™
7.7
1 Ratings
6% above category average
Demand signal sensing00 Ratings8.01 Ratings
Demand forecasting00 Ratings8.01 Ratings
Customer analytics00 Ratings8.01 Ratings
Inventory stock optimization00 Ratings8.01 Ratings
Sales and operations planning00 Ratings8.01 Ratings
Pricing and promotion tracking00 Ratings6.01 Ratings
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User Ratings
CMiC Construction PlatformTecsys Elite™
Likelihood to Recommend
7.8
(114 ratings)
8.0
(1 ratings)
Likelihood to Renew
8.5
(7 ratings)
-
(0 ratings)
Usability
6.1
(6 ratings)
-
(0 ratings)
Availability
9.0
(1 ratings)
-
(0 ratings)
Performance
7.0
(1 ratings)
-
(0 ratings)
Support Rating
4.7
(96 ratings)
-
(0 ratings)
In-Person Training
7.5
(2 ratings)
-
(0 ratings)
Online Training
8.0
(1 ratings)
-
(0 ratings)
Implementation Rating
7.4
(5 ratings)
-
(0 ratings)
Configurability
8.0
(1 ratings)
-
(0 ratings)
Product Scalability
9.0
(1 ratings)
-
(0 ratings)
Vendor post-sale
9.0
(1 ratings)
-
(0 ratings)
Vendor pre-sale
9.0
(1 ratings)
-
(0 ratings)
User Testimonials
CMiC Construction PlatformTecsys Elite™
Likelihood to Recommend
CMiC
CMiC is a robust platform best suited for large companies with resources for implementation and management of the program. One analogy is CMiC is like a droid phone where the user must decide how to use all the features of the program (as opposed to an iPhone where most configuration decisions are made for the user). Smaller companies with limited resources can struggle with CMiC both with the expense and configuration.
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Tecsys Inc.
Tecsys is a global supplier of disruptive supply chain solutions that give expanding businesses with industry-leading services and resources to help them succeed. Our warehousing capacity has grown thanks to TECSYS. Utilizing TECSYS Supply Chain Platform offers Visual Logistics technology that allows businesses to have control over warehousing, inventory expenses, and profitability.
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Pros
CMiC
  • The user interface is similar to that of other project management software applications so folks in our company that had previously used other applications have been able to switch over fairly easily.
  • I really like the software and it was much less expensive than other applications.
  • I like the mobile application so that our superintendents can view the documentation on their phones.
  • I really like the punch list capability mobile field, however, we have a hard time getting our superintendents to use it for some reason.
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Tecsys Inc.
  • Provide real time insight
  • Analytics and reporting
  • Integration and interoperability
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Cons
CMiC
  • Needs to be more user friendly on the mobile side of the platform. Ease of use is key here.
  • There is not much instruction or support in standing up some programs like deploying ECM for outlook, making Collaboration Gateway work, or setting up the system for getting Plans available on the mobile devices.
  • Security configuration is extremely detailed and spread throughout the system. It is extremely hard to make adjustments to a person's security unless you know exactly where to look, which requires years of experience but shouldn't.
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Tecsys Inc.
  • Helped in managing warehouse
  • Improved efficiency of warehouse automation
  • Helped in SKU rationalization
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Likelihood to Renew
CMiC
This is a platform that would continue to be in the best interest for our company. I just hope that CMiC support removes the gaps between the enhancements that they create to better the system to what they currently have
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Tecsys Inc.
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Usability
CMiC
I believe it isn't easy to use and is unintuitive. Undecipherable error messages appear throughout the application without indicating what is wrong or how to correct it, in my experience. The terminology on the screens is specific to Canada, which adds to the confusion.
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Tecsys Inc.
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Reliability and Availability
CMiC
Sometimes since this is a cloud based product the system can become slow but we haven’t had any issues of availability without CMiC first letting us know it would be down
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Tecsys Inc.
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Performance
CMiC
Reports are pretty shown to run but general pages typically load pretty quick.
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Tecsys Inc.
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Support Rating
CMiC
The support team [has] been in touch with our deployment team and has given them effective guidance up to completion. It has helped us in [the] best methods of resource allocation and secure record-keeping process. We have tracked all our billing information and made the right payments with documentation and avoided [unnecessary losses]. [The] support team has [to] lead our teams to the right channels and empowering our team with the right skills for maximum production.
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Tecsys Inc.
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In-Person Training
CMiC
The training was on system functions and not really how best to use it for our business. It would have been nice to be provided recommendations for use rather than just a blank slate of functionality.
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Tecsys Inc.
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Online Training
CMiC
I felt the training was good and the trainers knew the software.
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Tecsys Inc.
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Implementation Rating
CMiC
Lots of confusion between sales and implementation regarding what was included and not included...the security encountered a "bug" and made it extremely difficult to set up roles and individual responsibilities
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Tecsys Inc.
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Alternatives Considered
CMiC
CMiC Construction Platform is the best price point in the market. Others are revenue-based billings, and the annual fees reflect as such. CMiC Construction Platform support staff is generally amazing and offers real-time support on critical issues. The imaging and workflow functions are real-time savers. CMiC Construction Platform is generally a smaller and in touch organization that treats your team like their own and stays with you after the purchase.
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Tecsys Inc.
With TECSYS Supply Chain Platform offers real-time enterprise-wide insight into inventory status is made possible via a single supply chain platform. If they have reliable and timely data, supply chain and healthcare teams may be proactive with supply management. They can easily identify what is currently in stock, what needs to be reordered, and how resources may be redistributed to areas that need them the most.
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Scalability
CMiC
CMiC has several key features that can either work together or independently depending on your companies needs.
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Tecsys Inc.
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Return on Investment
CMiC
  • Better project visibility, surely. I can step into a former project and see how well/poorly it was run.
  • Forecasting underway - nearly complete with year 2.
  • Cost status tracking - this has been valuable, especially when figuring out how much of a liquid budget is left over.
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Tecsys Inc.
  • Increased profitability
  • Sophistication of technology
  • Scalability
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ScreenShots

CMiC Construction Platform Screenshots

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