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Score 6.5 out of 100
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Likelihood to Recommend

DATABASICS Expense

Ability to sync with many other systems and flexible systems. I do not recommend for areas with a bad internet connection.
Mohammad Hourani, MBA, CMA, CIA, CertIFR | TrustRadius Reviewer

Negotiatus

Negotiatus is well suited for multi-location--many locations doing the same thing, such as a franchise model. However, if you really want to have tight control on costing, the reporting is not robust enough that, with scale, it would make more sense to bring this in house and create your own vendor relationships
Alex Whittlesey | TrustRadius Reviewer

Pros

DATABASICS Expense

  • Mobile application.
  • Easy to attach supporting documents.
  • The approver can approve from a mobile phone.
Mohammad Hourani, MBA, CMA, CIA, CertIFR | TrustRadius Reviewer

Negotiatus

  • Consolidated invoicing--Negotiatus consolidates all invoices into one monthly invoice for us to pay by the 15th of the subsequent month.
  • General ledger mapping--products on the platform can be mapped to one or more entities or cost centers through a monthly consolidated file, which has great value when it comes to process efficiency.
  • Ease of use--the platform is fairly easy for both users and administrators. With many locations that are geographically dispersed, it allows us to manage purchasing without an excess training need.
Alex Whittlesey | TrustRadius Reviewer

Cons

DATABASICS Expense

  • Allow money returns from an advance to be reflected in the advance balance. If an employee settles an advance by returning cash, it does not reflect that in the system.
Mohammad Hourani, MBA, CMA, CIA, CertIFR | TrustRadius Reviewer

Negotiatus

  • Communicating Savings: Negotiatus sells itself on its vendor network--the ability to search for the best possible price according to what is available. However, it is challenging to tell what that savings would have been (e.g., WB Mason vs. Amazon).
  • Speed of Resolution: it sometimes takes a few months to come to a resolution when it comes to analysis/reporting. As they do not have great reporting around savings, we often ask for them to provide some periodic analysis. The account manager will put in the request, but it may not get completed or be up to the appropriate standard due to lack of understanding of the requirements.
  • Cancelled Orders: at some points early on (2+ years ago), many of the orders were cancelled and we were left scrambling to replace them. That has gotten much better.
Alex Whittlesey | TrustRadius Reviewer

Support Rating

DATABASICS Expense

DATABASICS Expense 9.0
Based on 1 answer
Happy with customer support services and the improvements it added to our operations.
Mohammad Hourani, MBA, CMA, CIA, CertIFR | TrustRadius Reviewer

Negotiatus

No score
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Alternatives Considered

DATABASICS Expense

It costs less. Flexible employees allow you to customize the system to fit your requirements.
Mohammad Hourani, MBA, CMA, CIA, CertIFR | TrustRadius Reviewer

Negotiatus

No answers on this topic

Return on Investment

DATABASICS Expense

  • Flexibility allows us to speed up the process of reconciling advances.
  • Ability to approve reports by mobile phone allows to speed up the process of posting the expenses.
  • Scanning supporting documents becomes easy as you can use a mobile phone camera and attach it to your report.
Mohammad Hourani, MBA, CMA, CIA, CertIFR | TrustRadius Reviewer

Negotiatus

  • Positive efficiencies (major positive)
  • Negative monthly costs per location
  • Positive control
Alex Whittlesey | TrustRadius Reviewer

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Pricing Details

DATABASICS Expense

General

Free Trial
Free/Freemium Version
Premium Consulting/Integration Services
Yes
Entry-level set up fee?
Optional
$4*

* per user

Negotiatus

General

Free Trial
Free/Freemium Version
Premium Consulting/Integration Services
Entry-level set up fee?
No

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