Compare BigTime, Cascade Strategy, Core, and SAP Concur

Pricing

 
Express
$10
per user per month billed annually
Contact BQE Software Inc
Starting at $9.95
1 User
Small Business
$8
/month
 
Pro
$30
per user per month billed annually
Standard
Quote
 
Premier
$40
per user per month billed annually
Professional
Quote
 
Free Trial
Free Trial
Free Trial
Free Trial
BigTime
Express
$10per user per month billed annually
Pro
$30per user per month billed annually
Premier
$40per user per month billed annually
Free Trial
Cascade Strategy
Free Trial
Core
Contact BQE Software Inc
Starting at $9.951 User
Free Trial
SAP Concur
Small Business
$8/month
Standard
Quote
Professional
Quote
Free Trial

Ratings

Meets Requirements
Meets Requirements
9.0
9.1
7.4
8.7
Ease of Use
Ease of Use
8.9
8.9
7.2
7.9
Ease of Setup
Ease of Setup
8.5
8.7
7.4
7.7
Ease of Admin
Ease of Admin
9.0
9.1
7.6
8.1
Quality of Support
Quality of Support
9.4
9.8
7.6
7.9
Ease of Doing Business With
Ease of Doing Business With
9.4
9.7
7.4
8.0
Product Direction (% positive)
Product Direction (% positive)
8.7
10.0
8.1
7.1
Meets Requirements
BigTime
9.0
Cascade Strategy
9.1
Core
7.4
SAP Concur
8.7
Ease of Use
BigTime
8.9
Cascade Strategy
8.9
Core
7.2
SAP Concur
7.9
Ease of Setup
BigTime
8.5
Cascade Strategy
8.7
Core
7.4
SAP Concur
7.7
Ease of Admin
BigTime
9.0
Cascade Strategy
9.1
Core
7.6
SAP Concur
8.1
Quality of Support
BigTime
9.4
Cascade Strategy
9.8
Core
7.6
SAP Concur
7.9
Ease of Doing Business With
BigTime
9.4
Cascade Strategy
9.7
Core
7.4
SAP Concur
8.0
Product Direction (% positive)
BigTime
8.7
Cascade Strategy
10.0
Core
8.1
SAP Concur
7.1

Reviewers' Company Size

Small-Business (50 or fewer emp.)
Small-Business
(50 or fewer emp.)
82.5%
38.9%
53.8%
7.1%
Mid-Market (51-1000 emp.)
Mid-Market
(51-1000 emp.)
15.9%
33.3%
30.8%
34.8%
Enterprise (> 1000 emp.)
Enterprise
(> 1000 emp.)
1.6%
27.8%
15.4%
58.1%
BigTime
Small-Business
82.5%
Mid-Market
15.9%
Enterprise
1.6%
Cascade Strategy
Small-Business
38.9%
Mid-Market
33.3%
Enterprise
27.8%
Core
Small-Business
53.8%
Mid-Market
30.8%
Enterprise
15.4%
SAP Concur
Small-Business
7.1%
Mid-Market
34.8%
Enterprise
58.1%

Reviewers' Industry

 
Accounting
15.9%
Information Technology and Services
14.6%
Computer Software
21.4%
Hospital & Health Care
6.9%
 
Public Relations and Communications
11.7%
Non-Profit Organization Management
9.8%
Civil Engineering
14.3%
Computer Software
6.8%
 
Civil Engineering
8.6%
Higher Education
7.3%
Architecture & Planning
14.3%
Information Technology and Services
6.7%
 
Architecture & Planning
8.4%
Government Administration
7.3%
Renewables & Environment
7.1%
Higher Education
5.5%
 
Information Technology and Services
8.2%
Civic & Social Organization
7.3%
Media Production
7.1%
Internet
4.6%
 
Other
47.1%
Other
53.7%
Other
35.7%
Other
69.5%
BigTime
Accounting
15.9%
Public Relations and Communications
11.7%
Civil Engineering
8.6%
Architecture & Planning
8.4%
Information Technology and Services
8.2%
Other
47.1%
Cascade Strategy
Information Technology and Services
14.6%
Non-Profit Organization Management
9.8%
Higher Education
7.3%
Government Administration
7.3%
Civic & Social Organization
7.3%
Other
53.7%
Core
Computer Software
21.4%
Civil Engineering
14.3%
Architecture & Planning
14.3%
Renewables & Environment
7.1%
Media Production
7.1%
Other
35.7%
SAP Concur
Hospital & Health Care
6.9%
Computer Software
6.8%
Information Technology and Services
6.7%
Higher Education
5.5%
Internet
4.6%
Other
69.5%

Reviews

Most Helpful Favorable Review
Most Helpful Favorable Review
G2 User

The integration of time sheets, billing, and client task reports in BigTIme will let us replace two old software programs that have not updated to today's standards.

Turner C. B.
Administrator in Civic & Social Organization

I love the ease of use and how it has simplified making our strategic plan come to life. The software is second to none in terms of accessibility and ease of use.

Ahmad A.
Administrator

The flexibility of CORE invoicing has made our complex billing requirements to a minimum. We have customers that need invoices with three levels of tiered structure. Prior to CORE, it used to take us a lot of time to do billing and that time has been cut...

Tapan J.
User in Marketing and Advertising

I can access Concur on the go via web or mobile app.I don need to remember and keep a track of all the expenses done over the journey as I can update them through the mobile app on the go.Just snapping a pic and uploading the receipt prevents the hassles of...

Most Helpful Critical Review
Most Helpful Critical Review
Andrew C.
Administrator in Public Relations and Communications

Users are given dozens of options when producing a simple report, and the written explanations vary little, making it confusing as to what information will be pulled in a given report.

Simon R.
Executive Sponsor

We have not long implemented BQE Core for time recording and billing in an establish service business. The implementation process has been quite bumpy and their responsiveness has been patchy. Worst of all as above they have removed the functionality to...

G2 User in Management Consulting

Concur engaged in a bait and switch approach, from the beginning, with sales and implementation team members making promises about what the platform would be able to do and then, once the trial had ended, indicating that to do what was originally promised,...

 
BigTime
Most Helpful Favorable Review
G2 User

The integration of time sheets, billing, and client task reports in BigTIme will let us replace two old software programs that have not updated to today's standards.

Most Helpful Critical Review
Andrew C.
Administrator in Public Relations and Communications

Users are given dozens of options when producing a simple report, and the written explanations vary little, making it confusing as to what information will be pulled in a given report.

Cascade Strategy
Most Helpful Favorable Review
Turner C. B.
Administrator in Civic & Social Organization

I love the ease of use and how it has simplified making our strategic plan come to life. The software is second to none in terms of accessibility and ease of use.

Core
Most Helpful Favorable Review
Ahmad A.
Administrator

The flexibility of CORE invoicing has made our complex billing requirements to a minimum. We have customers that need invoices with three levels of tiered structure. Prior to CORE, it used to take us a lot of time to do billing and that time has been cut...

Most Helpful Critical Review
Simon R.
Executive Sponsor

We have not long implemented BQE Core for time recording and billing in an establish service business. The implementation process has been quite bumpy and their responsiveness has been patchy. Worst of all as above they have removed the functionality to...

SAP Concur
Most Helpful Favorable Review
Tapan J.
User in Marketing and Advertising

I can access Concur on the go via web or mobile app.I don need to remember and keep a track of all the expenses done over the journey as I can update them through the mobile app on the go.Just snapping a pic and uploading the receipt prevents the hassles of...

Most Helpful Critical Review
G2 User in Management Consulting

Concur engaged in a bait and switch approach, from the beginning, with sales and implementation team members making promises about what the platform would be able to do and then, once the trial had ended, indicating that to do what was originally promised,...

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Videos

 

Tracking Time & Expenses in BigTime.

Strategy software walkthrough and case studies

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BigTime

Tracking Time & Expenses in BigTime.

Cascade Strategy

Strategy software walkthrough and case studies

Core
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