- Is Databuild developed for Small Business or Big Business?
- Why shouldn’t I buy a cheaper building software product or even a generic package?
- Can Databuild for Windows be used by any other businesses?
- Will Databuild for Windows make my business processes more streamlined?
- What support will I be offered by Databuild?
- How can I be sure that I will continue to receive support?
- How does Databuild for Windows deal with e-commerce?
- How will I find staff to use Databuild for Windows?
- Which operating system does Databuild for Windows use?
- What sort of hardware does Databuild for Windows run on?
- How can I migrate my current data to Databuild?
- How do I know we have the most up to date databuild software modules?
Is Databuild developed for Small Business or Big Business?
Databuild caters for all size builders from a small husband and wife team up to Australia’s largest home builder. It is a scalable product designed to be easliy implimented, maintained and operated. Some businesses will use only some features of the system while some will take advantage of all the available fuctions, placing it on the network where it is accessed by a variety of people for different reasons.
Why shouldn’t I buy a cheaper building software product or even a generic package?
Databuild has been in business for over 25 years and has received constant feedback from its users, it delivers exactly what builders need. Whilst you could use spreadsheets and generic accounting packages, Databuild for Windows is more specific to the building industry. Databuild for Windows has tools to simplify the tasks you are required to do on a reguarlar basis.
Can Databuild for Windows be used by any other businesses?
Yes it is suitable for any business based around jobs or projects with a degree of complexity. It is suitable where you need to quote for the job, work out quantities and supply and monitor those quantities.
For example, boat builders, steel fabricators, and many other industries are successfully using Databuild daily.
Will Databuild for Windows make my business processes more streamlined?
Databuild for Windows includes many features to enable you to review easily business critical information. This allows you to take better control over your companies current and future directions. It will prevent jobs being double-ordered or bills being paid twice and can generate reports that alert you to non-profitable areas in your business. Developed from the ground up Databuild is a complete estimating and accounting system designed for the varying requirements in the building industry. The estimates become quotations this in turn become the Bills of Quantities, Specifications and Colour Schedules. Purchase Orders are linked to the same record to allow you to produce orders from the information you have quoted. Databuild for Windows is completely seamless from sales inquiry right though to the profit and loss and balance sheet.
What support will I be offered by Databuild?
We are dedicated to providing a high quality of support to all our customers and offer a range of support options. We have telephone assistance during normal office hours, email and web based support services, update cover for new versions and a group of consultants for one-on-one training throughout the country. We also run regular classroom style training sessions where customers can learn how to take advantage of the many features avaialble in the program. There is also high-end technical support for hardware, communication and network issues.
How can I be sure that I will continue to receive support?
Databuild has been in business for over 25 years under the leadership of the its Directors. Our dedication to our customers is evident in the fact we have retained many of our original users. Having also the largest user base, we have strong financial viability.
How does Databuild for Windows deal with e-commerce?
Databuild was an early pioneer in e-commerce. It has the ability to transfer funds electronically, send invoices, broadcast requirements to suppliers through both E-mail and SMS.
How will I find staff to use Databuild for Windows?
There is a large pool of experienced users who can use Databuild for Windows. Because of Databuild’s dominant position in the market, there are more trained staff than all other systems combined
Which operating system does Databuild for Windows use?
Databuild for Windows is a total Windows product from Windows 2000 to Windows XP Pro. It integrates with Microsoft Office and writes to Access in small installations or SQL Server (or other high-end relational databases) in larger implementations.
What sort of hardware does Databuild for Windows run on?
You will need a minimum of Pentium 4 1.4Ghz, 256Mg of RAM, 200Mg free hard disk space.
How can I migrate my current data to Databuild?
Databuild for Windows has some very sophisticated import-export routines using XML, comma-separated as well as other ASCII routines providing easy import from many other popular packages
How do I know we have the most up to date databuild software modules?
In your Databuild software, click on the help menu then about Databuild. This screen will tell you the version number and build you are currently running.
In the downloads section of the website you will see the latest version of the Databuild software.