TechValidate Research on Aconex

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1,639 Customers Surveyed

13,577 Data Points Collected

151 Published TechFacts

33 Published Charts

28 Published Case Studies



Selected Research Highlights


Aconex Customer Research

Contractors’ Top 5 Reporting Issues

Select the biggest reporting or visibility problem you faced using your previous project management tools.

Having to create reports manually
26%
No audit trail
25%
Lack of real-time information
22%
Lack of access to information via mobile
15%
No alerts/notifications
11%

Aconex Customer Statistic

71% of agencies, authorities, and governments agree that collaboration technology helps avoid or resolve legal disputes.

Case Study

Fortune 500 Construction Company

Introduction

This case study of a Fortune 500 construction company is based on a December 2016 survey of Aconex customers by TechValidate, a 3rd-party research service. The profiled company asked to have their name blinded to protect their confidentiality.

“It’s very important for our company to understand how our business is performing in real-time.”

Challenges

The business obstacles that led the profiled company to evaluate and ultimately select Aconex:

  • Solved the following hurdles by purchasing Aconex:
    • Not having all project organizations on one system
    • Their lack of control and visibility (e.g. RFI status)
    • Their security of sensitive project information
    • Using separate systems for different processes
    • Their lack of visibility into portfolio performance
    • Locating current drawings, documents or communication
    • Accessing project information in the field
  • Experienced the following pain points with their project management solution(s) before using Aconex:
    • Had too long of an implementation time or setup
    • Had a lack of training or support
    • Had to use a different solution with each project
  • Had to create reports manually with their previous project management tool(s) before using Aconex.

Use Case

The key features and functionality of Aconex that the surveyed company uses:

  • Purchased Aconex for the following features:
    • Workflows
    • Mail and forms
    • Field inspections
    • BIM collaboration
    • Reporting and insights

Benefits

The surveyed company achieved the following results with Aconex:

  • Rates Aconex on the following:
    • Security and performance: better than the competition
    • Neutral platform: significantly better than the competition
    • Ease of use: significantly better than the competition
    • Mobile access / apps: significantly better than the competition
    • Breadth of the platform: better than the competition

Aconex Customer Testimonial

With Aconex we’re confident that all of our important records, manuals and other relevant documentation are readily available in one easily searchable location.

Assistant Project Manager, Large Enterprise Real Estate Company

Case Study

Hansen Yuncken

Introduction

This case study of Hansen Yuncken is based on a December 2016 survey of Aconex customers by TechValidate, a 3rd-party research service.

“Aconex is a simple system for control and management of all project documentation, yet sophisticated enough for complex auditing and extraction of information.”

Challenges

The business obstacles that led the profiled company to evaluate and ultimately select Aconex:

  • Solved the following hurdles by purchasing Aconex:
    • Not having all project organizations on one system
    • Locating current drawings, documents or communication
  • Experienced the following pain points with their project management solution(s) before using Aconex:
    • Had a non user-friendly interface
    • Had to use a different solution with each project
  • Had no audit trail with their previous project management tool(s) before using Aconex

Use Case

The key features and functionality of Aconex that the surveyed company uses:

  • Purchased Aconex for the following features:
    • Document management
    • Workflows
    • Mail and forms

Benefits

The surveyed company achieved the following results with Aconex:

  • Rates Aconex on the following:
    • Security and performance: best in class compared to the competition
    • Neutral platform: significantly better than the competition
    • Ease of use: significantly better than the competition
    • Mobile access / apps: significantly better than the competition
    • Breadth of the platform: significantly better than the competition

Aconex Customer Research

Top 5 project management solution hurdles

What were the biggest pain points with your project management solution(s) before you moved to Aconex?

We used different solution(s) on each project
68%
Hard to learn / not user-friendly
33%
No mobile app / access
30%
Took too long to implement or setup
25%
Lack of training or support
24%


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