SmartBid: Guaranteed private, secure and never shared. Easily accessible only to those you approve.
Other Bid Management Software: Compile sub profiles into “network” databases that share data with other users, and your competition.
SmartBid: We never charge your subs for access to information you choose to send. Happy subs, means more bids.
Other Bid Management Software: Require subs to sign up and pay in order to access project information, then claim ownership of your private sub information.
SmartBid: We integrate with the fastest growing online construction network, SmartInsight, to give users access to verified subs in areas, trades and certifications they need.
Other Bid Management Software: Have incorrect, outdated or limited data on available subs, and pull private sub information from other users instead of a third party source where subcontractors opt-in.
SmartBid: Details of your upcoming and past projects always kept private unless you publish them.
Other Bid Management Software: Projects incorporated into lead networks and job solicitation and information is made available to other GC network members.
SmartBid: iOS, Windows and Android apps for any device as well as full mobile browser compatibility.
Other Bid Management Software: Lack mobile apps or an interface compatible with all browsers and devices.
SmartBid: Sleek, open application integration (api.smartbidnet.com) allows for data exchange between the software you depend on most.
Other Bid Management Software: Offer little or no open integration options, or may require tedious, manual information imports and exports.
SmartBid: Real-time, web-based ability for users and their subs to open, perform takeoffs and estimating on planroom documents with STACK integration.
Other Bid Management Software: Offer no takeoff option or an antiquated client-side integration requiring heavy file uploads and downloads.
SmartBid: Post and sync prequal forms, subcontractor registration and public projects you choose to your public website.
Other Bid Management Software: Offer no ready-made web integration solutions, and instead require manual export and import process.
SmartBid: SmartBid integrates with the industry’s best technology solutions providers for construction, to bring additional functionality to users from STACK Estimating & Takeoff, SmartCompliance, Procore, SmartInsight, ShareFile and more.
Other Bid Management Software: Require redundant data entry and tedious manual exports and imports, by not integrating with other software builders depend on throughout a project.
SmartBid: User responsive, monthly updates of features and functionality requiring no installation.
Other Bid Management Software: Offer few or infrequent updates to software capabilities with little consideration for user suggestions, requests and feedback.
SmartBid: Live call support and training available for all users and their subcontractors and a routinely updated online Help Center filled with training media and resources.
Other Bid Management Software: No live support staff, minimal support for subcontractor users, or costly training sessions and resources.