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 Testimonial

With Aconex, it’s easy for team members to see who has what information in an instant.

Mackenzie Allard, Document Controller, Graham Group

Aconex Customer Research

Top 5 biggest reporting issues

Select the biggest reporting or visibility problem you faced using your previous project management tool(s).

Having to create reports manually: 24%
No audit trail: 22%
Lack of real-time information: 26%
No alerts / notifications: 14%
Lack of access to information via mobile: 14%

Case Study

Hill International, Inc.

Introduction

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

“Aconex makes it easier to locate and store documents.”

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
    • Using separate systems for different processes
  • Experienced the following pain points with their project management solution(s) before using Aconex:
    • Had to use a different solution with each project
  • Lack of real-time information 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
    • Mail and forms

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: better than the competition
    • Breadth of the platform: better than the competition

Aconex Customer Research

Contractors’ top 7 project hurdles

Select the challenge(s) your team faced with executing projects before using Aconex.

Locating current drawings, documents or communication
69%
Not having all project organizations on one system
58%
Using separate systems for different processes
56%
Lack of control and visibility (e.g. RFI status)
54%
Accessing project information in the field
41%
Security of sensitive project information
24%
Lack of visibility into portfolio performance
13%

Case Study

Medium Enterprise Construction Company

Introduction

This case study of a medium enterprise 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.

“Aconex’s real-time document notification really helps in the bidding process. Downloading documents is also very easy.”

Challenges

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

  • Solved the following hurdles by purchasing Aconex:
    • Locating current drawings, documents or communication
  • Experienced the following pain points with their project management solution(s) before using Aconex:
    • Had to use a different solution with each project
    • Had no alerts/notifications 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 feature:
    • Document management

Benefits

The surveyed company achieved the following results with Aconex:

  • Rates Aconex on the following:
    • Security and performance: significantly 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: significantly better than the competition

Aconex Customer Testimonial

Data security, easily managed firewalls, and easily searchable communication trails are the biggest benefits to using Aconex.

Development Manager, Small Business Construction Company



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