Raken is a leading cloud-based reporting platform designed to assist businesses in the construction industry. It provides an efficient and simple application to streamline daily tasks and help project managers with maintaining production tracking, and time card solution, daily work logs, schedule and assign jobs to employees, send updates to field agents, generate and share snapshots of a project's progress. It also facilitates seamless integration with industry-specific solutions such as Procore, Prolog, Egnyte and Box.
The app provides a handy toolbox to manage routine reporting and related tasks with voice-to-text feature, capability to add construction pictures, videos, weather reports, and attachments to your report. These features allow users to document data onsite easily over their smartphones or tablets and provide accurate real-time site updates to the main office, creating a smooth two-way connection between office and field-deployed construction professionals and staff.
The solution also offers handy features such as automatic weather capture, e-signature capture, alerts and notifications, and customizable surveys. Mobile apps for iOS and Android are available.
Pricing: Three pricing packages are available. Basic for $15/user/month, Professional for $37/user/month and, Performance for $46/user/month. Free trial is also available.
USP: Raken’s talk feature offers the unique capability of delivering a talk for any project over the phone through any smartphone device, with tools to schedule future talks and browse through a library of existing ones.
Support: Support is offered online, via phone & email.
Product Advantages: Easy capturing, managing, and submitting information regarding construction projects and field or jobsite activities. Centralized access to job-site and field-related information for gaining effective insights into projects and job site operations.
Product Limitations: Frequent updates require rapid and constant adaptation which can be a nuisance. The mobile app offers limited search ability. The lower packages are nor advanced enough.