Why move to the Cloud? 7 benefits of Cloud computing

This article highlights 7 key benefits of moving to a Cloud-based IT system including cost savings, increased data security and the fact that all upgrades are automatically applied.

New Banded Items feature delivers time and cost savings using Artificial Intelligence

The new ‘Banded Items’ solution automates the numerous processes to deliver time and cost savings while maintaining the accuracy and integrity of your quotes.

One Estimating Software Solution for all Businesses

We have now achieved a position of universality. No matter whether you are a small, medium or large organisation, private or public, whether you have a team of skilled estimators or project managers generating the estimates, Benchmark Estimating Software is your solution

Benchmark Estimating Software honoured at The Australian Business Awards 2017

Two wins in two major innovation awards in consecutive years has added momentum to Benchmark Estimating Software’s current push into both local and European markets.

Information security is the new competitive advantage

Protecting your company’s intellectual property is a non-negotiable business practice. Security of data and information has become the latest global business battleground with daily reports of hackings, viruses, phishing and Trojan horses invading and causing in some cases, irreparable damage to corporate and government systems.

The Consensus is …Benchmark Estimating Software is a Winner!

Our customers realise the value of our software, our team are fully committed to further developing its potential and now the experts agree. We are proud to announce that Benchmark Estimating Software is the winner of the Consensus Software Awards 2016. Awards which identify the most innovative software, designed and developed in Australia and New Zealand.

Construction industry update – Acquisition of Sydney-based Jobpac International Systems by Viewpoint Construction Software®

On 2nd April, Viewpoint Construction Software announced some significant news that will impact the construction industry in Australia and New Zealand: Viewpoint Construction Software® has acquired Sydney-based construction software company, Jobpac International Systems.

Have you heard about BIM? Are you wondering what all the fuss is about and how it will affect you?

BIM stands for Building Information Modelling. It’s not a piece of software or a product, it goes beyond a 3D model and applies to more than just buildings.

Best-of-breed VERSUS all-in-one business solution – which approach is best and why?

Written by our Product Manager, we consider a common challenge faced by the modern business today – whether to implement an all in one business solution or go down the “best-of-breed” approach. Both have pros and cons and at the end of the day it comes down to some simple questions and considerations about your business…

Parametric estimating models

Written by our CEO and Director Rob MacDonald, find out what Parametric Estimating is and read how Highways England utilised a powerful, parametric model to help implement their managed motorways programme..