Technology Partners

IBM strives to lead in the creation, development, and manufacture of the industry's most advanced information technologies including computer systems, software, networking systems, storage devices, and microelectronics.

Computer Guidance Corporation as IBM Premier Business Partner has demonstrated superior skills and market success in delivering IBM solutions to the market. Together, the two companies actively collaborate to deliver significant client value through innovative solutions.

 

At Microsoft, we believe that the true measure of our success is not just in the power of our software, but in the potential it unleashes in us all. We focus every day on developing new ways to provide affordable, accessible software that can help unlock extraordinary opportunities. With great ideas — and great software — our future has no limits.

Computer Guidance is a Microsoft Gold Certified Partner.

 

The worldwide leader in networking for the Internet, Cisco's networking solutions are the foundation of the Internet and most corporate, education, and government networks around the world. Cisco provides the broadest line of solutions for transporting data, voice, and video within buildings, across campuses, or around the world.

Computer Guidance leverages Cisco solutions for the delivery of its eCMS solution.

 

Textura’s Construction Payment Management (CPM) application fully automates the entire construction pay application process. Owners, developers and general contractors use Textura’s services to automate invoicing, lien waiver collection, electronic payments, document compliance and reporting.

Textura’s services provide financially intact and legally correct documents, improved visibility & control and reduced risk. Project information is always current. Reporting format and level of detail can be varied based on need.

Textura’s services improve efficiency in the interaction between participants; overall payment application time is typically reduced by 1 - 2 weeks. Integration with your eCMS or CMS system eliminates data entry of subcontractor invoices. Other cost savings includes elimination of document errors, faxes, phone calls and meetings. Electronic payments can replace manual checks. Disbursement is tied to validation of documents needed for payment.

 

Comdata introduced the concept of electronic payment disbursement to the transportation industry 40 years ago—and created an industry standard for fuel and fleet purchases with the Comdata Card. Today, Comdata is an industry leader with a suite of flexible financial solutions that improve efficiency and profitability. Comdata’s solutions offer real-time control and management of purchases made by employees and sub-contractors for your business. Establish controls at the project or employee level and specify limits for fuel, materials, per diems, repairs, or other expenses.

 

Trimble is a leading innovator of productivity solutions for the heavy highway contractor. Trimble’s solutions leverage a variety of technologies, including application software, GPS, construction lasers, total stations, wireless data communications and the Internet. The solutions provide a high-level of process and workflow integration from the design phase through to the finished project – and deliver significant improvements in productivity throughout the construction lifecycle. VisionLink™ from Trimble is a web-based fleet and asset management solution featuring user-friendly management tools combined with GPS-based positioning and cellular technology to deliver near real-time equipment performance information. VisionLink brings together operational information to provide machine health, fuel management and working utilization data and now this information is made available in Computer Guidance’s eCMS solution allowing for greater equipment accounting and maintenance.


Prolog from Meridian (a Trimble company) has been recognized in the industry for its leading-edge project management solution. With the recent, API-based integration of Prolog and eCMS, contractors can take advantage of the best-in-class construction financial and project management solutions in the industry.

 

Since 1965, MC2 has focused on the construction industry's biggest business problem: estimating. Founded by estimators for estimators, we know estimating is the most important function of your company. A consistent and manageable estimating process allows you to acquire the kind of work you want at the price you need to be profitable. We give companies like yours the tools to manage and control estimating allowing you to make the profits you need.

 

About Time mobile time tracking and real-time project management software solutions increase efficiencies in managing your mobile workforce. Improving automation in your business starts with tracking time and attendance accurately, About Time uses accurate field data to streamline payroll and provide your supervisors with powerful real-time visibility. This means you can make critical decisions in real-time. About Time’s proprietary field data analytics, reports and visual dashboards provide complete visibility of progress in the field as it happens. This data is then fed directly into your existing payroll and job cost reporting processes to provide the complete end-to-end solution. Eliminate cumbersome time sheets and daily logs with a scalable mobile management solution. About Time helps you track field operations in real-time while using the greatest technologies available like GPS, Geo-Fencing, Biometrics, and proprietary sync technology. Information captured with About Time Technologies’ products are directly sent into eCMS for further processing and operational management.

 

If you are looking for a mobile solution to combat the rising cost of field reporting then make ALMobile a priority. ALMobile allows your personnel to collect labor hours, equipment utilization, and project management information in the field. You will experience a streamlined application that offers real-time data sharing with anyone in your organization, on any device, at any time. Eliminate your paper-based processes by deploying a fully integrated solution with eCMS that maintains your cost structures.

 

In today’s ultra-competitive environment, contractors must utilize every advantage possible. Technology is often the difference that separates the successful contractor from his competitors. mJobTime, with its easy to use, flexible, configurable, and customizable web interface and powerful administrative console, provides that difference. What’s more, our Mobility Suite allows our customers to choose only the functionality they need whether it be for labor, equipment, daily field reporting, budgets, GPS, or document management. All of this combined with our Customer Certified technical support team proves why more and more of today’s top contractors are choosing mJobTime as their mobile field solution.

 

HCSS is the #1 provider of estimating, field management and resource management software to infrastructure contractors. Thousands of contractors use HeavyBid to quickly and accurately prepare detailed cost estimates. The estimate can be exported to most popular accounting systems and to HeavyJob as a starting budget. Using HeavyJob your foremen and project managers can collect daily timecard and production information and easily transmit it to the home office for immediate reporting and analysis. This information can then be sent directly to your payroll department. With The Dispatcher you will always know where your equipment is, helping you to maximize equipment utilization and prevent loss. HCSS and eCMS integration provides a complete solution by integrating estimating, forecasting and financial management.

 

Founded in 1989, Hard Dollar Corporation is the world’s leading provider of Project Cost Management (PCM) systems for owners and contractors. The Hard Dollar PCM solution centralizes project cost and productivity - connecting scope, time, and progress. With PCM, customers have reduced project costs by 15% and increased productivity up to 300% while constructing over $1 trillion in capital projects. Hard Dollar solutions are sold and implemented by partners around the globe. For more information visit HardDollar.com or call 800.637.7496.

 

OxBlue is a leading construction webcam service provider, with hardware, connectivity and expertise across 6 continents and all 50 states. OxBlue’s construction camera services connect stakeholders on and off the jobsite, by improving communication through high-resolution imaging and time-lapse videos. OxBlue serves clients in a variety of industries including numerous Fortune 500 companies and more than 100 of ENR’s Top 400 Contractors.Computer Guidance's comprehensive business operations dashboard is integrated with OxBlue's construction camera technology. For more information visit oxblue.com or call 888-849-2583.

 

StratusVue provides cutting-edge collaborative software solutions for the commercial construction industry. The company’s fully integrated, cloud-based system is comprised of three offerings - BidVue, PlansandSpecs, and BIMfx - that improve the access, distribution, and management of documentation for project stakeholders from design through building operation. Since 2001, the StratusVue System has been lowering risk and reducing cost for leading contractors and building owners through improved consistency, control, and transparency during project execution. Based in the suburbs of Chicago, StratusVue is dedicated to providing value to clients and their teams through technology and first-class customer service.

 

ADP SmartCompliance is a cloud-based platform of outsourced services that works with leading payroll, HR and financial systems and helps you maintain compliance, mitigate risk, improve efficiencies and drive growth. Its integrated capabilities can handle your employment tax, tax credits, wage payments, employment verification, unemployment claims, W2 management and wage garnishments. Your information is organized in one place to be concise and actionable. With ADP SmartCompliance, you can comprehensively support your daily compliance and efficiency objectives, and perhaps go a step further to increase your contribution to strategic business growth.

 

In today’s challenging labor market, you need top talent to deliver exceptional customer value and grow your company. BirdDog’s cloud-based recruitment and applicant tracking system (ATS) simplifies the hunt. By making employment branding, job distribution, candidate management and reporting easy to access, navigate and implement, the BirdDog ATS solution helps you attract and hire today’s most sought-after and highly skilled employees. BirdDog and eCMS integration provides a complete solution for the management of recruiting, hiring, applicant tracking, human resources administration and benefits management. For more information, visit www.birddoghr.com