Raosoft, Inc. has developed survey and questionnaire-type software
since 1991, and has the experience and customer base to provide affordable
software that is known for its very high quality, fuctionality, and ease
of use. Design features include validation, branching, and more. Extensive
security features in the Raosoft, Inc. family of products include
confidentiality and access restrictions.
EZSurvey for the Internet is a powerful and easy survey software
authoring tool for the quick creation of Web surveys and e-mail feedback
questionnaires. Use EZSurvey for all your data collection needs, fast
design projects, internal as well as Internet! EZSurvey for the Internet
is a new web survey and data collection program that lets you build
surveys and questionnaires on a web site or distribute them over the
Internet, intranets, or any standard Email system. Design is simple and
fast to do, with many automatic wizards. The unique AutoStyle Templates
let you try out different look and feel styles on your surveys to speed
creation and provide standards. Question validation is powerful, yet
affordable. EZSurvey surveys and forms may be posted to any standard web
server or web site for data collection. The data entered is automatically
compiled into the EZSurvey database, and then you may analyze the data
with preconfigured results. You may also use EZReport for more advanced
analysis, and RapidReport for instant default, polished reports.
Price: $399, network price: $399 per node (concurrent usage),
standard version. Professional version $1500, network price: $750 per node
(concurrent usage). Extra manuals for network use: $50 each. Price
includes posting on your web server for an unlimited number of
respondents. Number of forms is unlimited on the web server as well.
System requirements: Windows NT 4+/200x/XP, 14 MB disk space,
10MB RAM. EZSurvey supports all standard web servers. Database size
limited only by system capacity. Networkable, with many confidentiality
ver. 4.5 supports LAN-based, diskette
and paper applications. It is not web-based HTML. It can be deployed on
notebooks. It is authored on a PC, an easy-to-use and powerful survey
software tool and statistical database designed for novices and experts
both. The related SurveyWin products let anyone gather and analyze
information on surveys on their own, for networks and single computers.
The main SurveyWin program uniquely supports surveys and form-based
applications. Beginners are able to create surveys and forms and
interpret data with automated statistics, while experts can greatly
increase their speed and capacity. Data entry takes no training at all.
For networks, there is record locking, plus extensive options for
confidentiality protection and access restriction. Also, different surveys
and forms may use the same database to minimize upkeep. The product
family includes runtime, network, and data entry modules plus Raosoft®
EZReport® for custom reports and RapidReport for instant default reports.
The add-on program UFill® replaces paper by using network broadcast and
mail-out for LAN or diskette surveys. The program SurveyEntry gives
phone-out capacity for those polling or doing phone survey research.
Price:$495, network: $249 per node (concurrent usage). Extra
manuals for network use: $50 each.
The programs run with native versions on Windows 95/98/ME,
Windows NT/200x/XP. Database size limited only by the system capacity.
Networkable (record lockout, many confidentiality protection options).
EZSurvey and SurveyWin
EZSurvey for the Internet survey software program is the
program that gives you data collection via web surveys and
internet/intranet email if that is the distribution method preferred.
SurveyWin survey software program gives you PC and LAN-based
collection, rather than the web. Use it alone for paper, or with its
modules for various types of electronic data entry.
Both programs give elegant point & click form design and with EZReport
sophisticated, automated analysis.
The number of questions (fieldnames) and cases (records) are
limited by only the hardware system.
EZSurvey and SurveyWin Special Features
Easy object-oriented design for simple or complex surveys and
forms, including such options as skips and branches, calculations, custom
help menus, and security features. Guided entry options ensure accurate
entry for tasks. Data entry is on a clear and elegant form replica screen.
The EZReport software program gives point & click statistics to
provide the correct statistics automatically; easy multiple cross tabulations;
crosstabs on comments; Pareto graphs; grouping, random sample generation;
unique Hypothesis Testing and Sample Size determination options that provide
interactive displays (the user can select the parameters); an overview Summary; a
detailed but easy-to-use Query. Graphs and tables can be used as clip art.
Includes: The free booklet A Practical Guide to Survey
Import and export data in DBF format files, Microsoft Excel, Lotus
(WK1 files) and ASCII files (Fixed, comma delimited, or OMR output). Works
with all standard network and email systems.The authoring programs can
import and export text and data from standard word processors, spreadsheets
and databases, and accept scanned-in and faxed data entry.EZSurvey and SurveyWin
are written in C++ and export graphics as clip art to Word, WordPerfect,and any
other standard word processors as HPGL and EPS.
EZSurvey® Pro for the Internet (WinNT/200x/XP)
EZSurvey Pro for the Internet incorporates all of EZSurvey, and
adds power features for the enterprise. Connect directly to ODBC databases
(MS, Oracle,Access, DB/2, Sybase, MySQL), use advanced data validation and
branching, schedule automatic send-outs with the Follow-Up wizard, script
custom plug-ins for form-specific features, and more. You may also open
many projects at once. With EZSurvey Pro, you will have greater
capacity to create more robust
Price: $1500/server + $750/designer (concurrent usage).
Extra manuals for network use: $50 each.
and UReport® (Screenshots) (WinNT/200x/XP)
A user-friendly report writer to convert your data into custom, presentation-quality reports. Use either the default analysis statistics or choose your own.
Generate detailed reports easily because Raosoft's object-oriented creation is
self-evident. Generates custom reports from Raosoft software or any DBF or ODBC
table. EZReport provides more advanced and customizable report
writing capacity than other Raosoft analysis programs.
No limits to records or fields.
Price: $299; network: $149 per license node. Extra manuals for network
UReport, a runtime version, lets you provide preconfigured report
off-site use and mail-out disks. The program EZReport is needed to
author the templates.
Price: Unlimited send-out license $595.
Raosoft® RapidReport® (WinNT/200x/XP)
RapidReport provides default analysis templates with instant
ease and summary power.
The results of your questions and responses are immediately displayed in the template's format. You may see the results of your questions with one click,
if wanted — instantly. You have numerous options to customize the
template as well. Use it to let you give higher management initial reports
SurveyTools is a powerful collection of more than 15 utilities for
database and file management of surveys and forms. You may Delete
Duplicate cases, Match and Replace cases (for updating files),
automatically Append data from EZSurvey and SurveyWin data entry modules,
Backup to copy database files, and Recode for modifying data. Use it to clean your database, to remove inadvertent errors in data entry, or to correct data handling mistakes.
SurveyEntry is a data entry module for SurveyWin, sold
for data entry and/or retrieval for network seats and off-sites, as with
laptops. It displays the forms authored by SurveyWin. It is designed for
interviewing and other daily tasks that
do not need data analysis or graphics. Its phone-out features are often
used in telemarketing or polling. It is often used for laptop data entry.
There are no limits to database size. Querying the phone-out data set is
available to improve the data entry process. The program does not allow
the user to change the forms generated by SurveyWin. SurveyEntry
the user from the database and is ideal for marketing surveys. It is
networkable and frequently used on laptops.
UFill® is a runtime module for surveys, authored in SurveyWin,
for distributed data entry and data editing that displays just the survey
form itself. You can collect data by network broadcast (by email
attachment or the network itself), by mail-out diskettes, by notebooks, by
kiosks for unattended entry, or by file download from the
internet/intranet. Touchscreen and pen computers are options. You may
combine these methods for any project. SurveyEntry’s features of
survey and form creation and data transfer are not available in
UFill®. UFill includes USurvey and has additional
data editing features so that records can be changed, plus optional Query
for data retrieval, while USurvey records cannot be edited.
UFill provides precise guided data entry for accurate collection,
and easy entry by the participant. UFill can send responses
automatically through MS Mail, Exchange mail, cc:Mail, GroupWise and Lotus
Notes. UFill can be combined with UReport. There is no limit
to the number of cases or fields. UFill is networkable and ideal
for email, network and laptops. It is supplied as a master disk.
Price: unlimited send-out license $595
Raosoft® InterForm (guided tour) (Win95/98/ME/NT/2000/XP)
Raosoft InterForm is an advanced application developer for web
surveys and forms that lets you create complex questionnaires needing
extended logic statements, or very large questionnaires for the web, with
large populations and/or large question sets. InterForm is the"big
brother" of EZSurvey for the Internet, and provides more features
and validation options, including If-Then-Else logic statements, extensive
customization flexibility of the screen displays, (the ability for more
data fills from outside data), special pre-categorization for comments,
and more. InterForm also will create an .exe for separate file or diskette
usage, often employed for presentation purposes or for when a diskette is
needed to supplement the web population. InterForm has its own HTML
templates for web reports, with unique power. The data collected may also be
analyzed in EZReport. InterForm supports all standard web platforms.
Price: $20,000 for the first authoring license, and $10,000 for additional
Template Assistance and Technical Seminars
Software Training and Survey Process classes bring your people up-to-speed quickly. Specialized assistance is also available. Call for pricing.
Raosoft®, Inc. is an 8(a) certified minority-owned small business.