Yaware.TimeTracker vs DeskTime
What Is DeskTime?
DeskTime is a real-time automatic time tracking application. The software tracks and analyzes employees’ productivity by sorting used apps and websites into three categories. DeskTime offers 11 reports for analysis.
What is Yaware.TimeTracker?
Yaware TimeTracker is a web-based software that tracks employees time automatically with uncanny accuracy. The software allows to analyze employees’ productivity and increase it. Yaware TimeTracker offers 19 reports for analysis.
Stopping Monitoring with DeskTime
If you want to use the computer for personal needs and need to stop the monitoring, click on the DeskTime icon and choose “Private Time”. If you want to resume the monitoring, click on “Private Time” once again.
Opportunities to Stop or Suspend Monitoring with Yaware.TimeTracker
Yaware TimeTracker allows to stop or suspend monitoring by clicking on the icon in the system tray. You can either tell the system to resume monitoring automatically after a certain period of time, or do it manually. This feature is extremely useful for remote employees.
Saas and Local version
If your team works in the office, you can use a local version of the program and store data on your own server. To install the time tracker for remote workers you can with help the Saas software version. Yaware TimeTracker has 2 versions of program, DeskTime offers only Saas version.
Snapshots for Compliance with Company Rules
Unlike DeskTime, Yaware TimeTracker provides an opportunity to take webcam snapshots. Thanks to this feature, you are 100% sure who is working at the computer, and if the workplace looks fine.
One Single Report to Represent All of the Offline Activities
In contrast to DeskTime, Yaware TimeTracker not only captures the time when an employee is not working at the computer and asks to describe them, but it also generates the collected data into a single report.
Do meetings or personal breaks take too long?
The report on idle activities shows, how much time is spent on meetings, phone calls, coffee breaks, etc. The data is accurate and shows where the time goes. On its basis, you can answer the following questions:
- How often and for how long employees are away from the computer
- Which offline activities are the most time-consuming
- If the offline activities included employees’ responsibilities
Assigning Managers with Different Access Levels
Yaware TimeTracker offers greater flexibility when you have to assign managers to the groups in organizational structure, as it allows specifying different view/configuration options.
To make it easier to work with reports, the program provides for their export. In Yaware, reports can be exported in such formats as XLS, PDF, CSV. Desk Time supports Excel and CSV formats.