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SmartDraw

Overview
Synopsis

SmartDraw is the better, more affordable alternative to Visio with free support and thousands of templates.

Category

Balanced Scorecard Software

Features

• Smart formatting
• Smart templates
• Smart integration
• SmartDraw cloud
• Visio Compatibility

License

Proprietary Software

Price

• Standard $ 197
• Business $297
• Enterprise $497

Pricing

Subscription

Free Trial

Available

Users Size

Small (<50 employees), Medium (50 to 1000 employees), Enterprise (>1001 employees)

Company

SmartDraw

What is best?

• SmartDraw Works Anywhere
• Rich and Deep Content
• Easy to Use
• SmartDraw is Powerful
• Integrations to Make Collaboration Easy
• World-Class Support
• SmartDraw is Mature and Secure

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Ease of use
8.8
5.9
Features & Functionality
9.0
7.8
Advanced Features
8.9
7.0
Integration
8.8
8.3
Performance
8.9
8.3
Customer Support
9.0
8.4
Implementation
8.4
Renew & Recommend
8.6
Bottom Line

SmartDraw is the more powerful alternative to Office with built-in examples and drawing tools even for complex diagrams.SmartDraw includes quick-start templates for more than 70 different kinds of charts, diagrams and other visuals.

8.9
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SmartDraw is easy to use, fast, cost effective drawing tool .SmartDraw is accessible via the web and mobile devices. SmartDraw is Effective, because it's a living, electronic document that is easy to keep up to date.

SmartDraw is designed specifically for process management and documentation. All of the templates and symbols users need are included. SmartDraw gives users simple commands (or keyboard shortcuts) to add shapes, automatically placing them and adding connecting lines. To add text, just click and type.

It's so fast, there's no need to take notes and fill in a form later—with SmartDraw one can do it in a single steps. SmartDraw provides all the visuals required for lean strategy (maximizing customer value while minimizing waste) which is a proven strategy for manufacturing, services, healthcare, government, and many other types of organizations .

The Lean strategy visuals supported by SmartDraw are PDCA Cycle , Value Stream Map, Spaghetti Diagram, Kanban Board Process Map, Root Cause Diagram Continuous Improvement Slid,A3 Thinking, Logs: Walkabouts, Red Tag ,5 Sand 5W’s . Planning a project using SmartDraw is so easy and intuitive .With the help of SmartDraw managers are able to plan project using mind map, switch to a project char , assign tasks , view each person’s task , view project on timeline , import and share files easily .

SmartDraw helps professionals with tools to make developing a strategic plan fast, easy and affordable. SmartDraw gives professionals the tools to quickly convert strategic plan into an action plan that an organization can use every day. SmartDraw diagrams make it fast and easy to plan and conduct meetings.

SmartDraw can be used on any device with an internet connection to enjoy the full set of features, symbols, and high-quality output. With the power of real-time visual communication, SmartDraw can save you time and money.

You may like to read: Top Open Source and Free BPM Tools and How to Select the Best Business Process Management (BPM) Software for Your Business

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2 Reviews
  • Caleb
    April 9, 2017 at 6:41 pm

    Smartest way to draw any type of chart, diagram: flowcharts, org charts and more…

    Company size

    Enterprise (>1001)

    User Role

    Executive

    User Industry

    Computer

    Rating
    Ease of use8

    Features & Functionality8.9

    Fully compatible with the old standard. Rich and deep content. SmartDraw Cloud is fully secure and SmartDraw is SOC 2 certified. 

    Advanced Features8.4

    Integration8.9

    Training 8.9

    Customer Support8.9

    Implementation8

    ADDITIONAL INFORMATION
    SmartDraw is the preferred mind mapping software of business teams. Create mind maps, brainstorming diagrams, and more with SmartDraw. You and your team can work on the same mind map using SmartDraw, or your favorite file sharing apps. Dozens of mind map templates for common projects make you instantly productive. 

  • Cole
    August 10, 2017 at 10:14 am

    Lowers costs, increases productivity and really frees up IT resources.

    Company size

    Medium (50 to 1000)

    User Role

    Consultant

    User Industry

    Transportion

    Rating
    Ease of use8.9

    SmartDraw has the right solutions to improve your processes, manage your projects, plan your strategy, and more. SmartDraw gives you all the tools you need to collect and process data, then plan and implement your strategy successfully. It comes out presentation-ready and is easy to publish and share.

    Features & Functionality8.7

    Advanced Features8.9

    Integration8

    Training 8

    Customer Support8

    Renew & Recommend8.7

    ADDITIONAL INFORMATION
    The only powerful alternative for anyone needing a full-featured diagramming solution on a Mac, PC, or any other device.

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