COSA Featured in Rebuilding America’s Infrastructure

|| A recent article (quoted below) written by Jeffrey Yoders in Rebuilding America’s Infrastructure discusses COSA member SmartBidNet and the other construction industry tech providers involved in our open application standards initiative. || Click here to read the full article Benham announced the formation of the COSA at the AGC IT Conference in Chicago last summer […]

COSA Welcomes Two New Members

|| We’d like to introduce two of the newest members to the Construction Open Software Alliance: FiveCubits and Pipeline Suite. Learn more about them on our Members Page. || Why they’ve joined COSA, in their own words: “PipelineSuite joined COSA so that its users can easily transfer data to other complimentary programs that have adopted the […]

COSA Featured in Daily Commercial News

|| This article “Construction Slow to Adopt Cloud Computing” was written by Peter Kenter and published in Daily Commercial News  on January 3, 2013. || Cloud computing is an esoteric name for a simple concept. Instead of relying on one’s own hardware and software for a suite of services, users rely on software, information storage and computing resources accessed […]

COSA Featured in Constructech Magazine’s Review of 2012 Technology Day Conference

|| This article was published in Constructech Magazine on October 9 , 2012 || At last week’s Technology Day conference, held October 5 at the San Mateo Marriott, much talk centered on mobility. A number of technology providers were showcasing new solutions and speakers were identifying trends in the markets. But another age-old topic garnered a bit […]

Constructech Magazine says COSA Targets Industry Growth

|| Constructech Magazine published an article on September 12, 2012 about how COSA Targets Industry growth. || For several solution providers, one way to encourage adoption of technology solutions in the construction industry is to come together to create a set of common standards. Enter COSA (Construction Open Software Alliance), www.constructionosa.org. COSA’s goal is to create […]

eSUB project management software helps to initiate Construction Open Software Alliance (COSA)

From the eSub Inc. Blog Construction software providers constantly search for ways to satisfy the end-user of its products and services. At eSUB we understand this more than most, having curtailed our software based on the needs of subcontractors. In order to maintain fluid accessibility across multiple platforms, eSUB has become a founding member of […]

COSA Announcement Featured in AEC Tech Strategies

|| “James Benham of SmartBidNet launches Construction Open Software Alliance at AGC IT Forum” By Jeff Yoders published on Friday, August 17, 2012 || James Benham, founder of SmartBidNet, announced the formation of the Construction Open Software Alliance at the Associated General Contractors of America‘s IT Forum in Chicago today. Speaking at the Swissotel on Chicago’s Wacker Drive, Benham said the COSA will […]