With omniCONTESTS/omniGRANTS, you can get all the benefits and features without the technical headaches. omniCONTESTS is a hosted solution which means we manage all the technical operations related to this software platform so you can focus your energies and resources on running your contest. Fast, easy, and reliable for everyone.
Here are a few immediate benefits of our online contest and grant program hosting solution. For a detail software features list, please click here.
- Easy Setup, Start Collecting Entries Immediately
With the user-friendly interface, training videos, online documentation, and our professional support team, it is a breeze to setup your competition or grant program and begin collecting entries. We shorten the implementation effort, time, and cost.
- Strategic Partner
With omniCONTESTS, we are more than your vendor, we become your strategic partner. Our team of client support specialist, engineers, and project managers is here each step of the way including best practices, training, site setup, on-site support if needed, and issue resolutions during the full life of your competition. Our client support services team is available by email, phone, and live chat. They are familiar with the software and typical patterns of online awards and grant programs. We have over 15 years of experiencing running all size competitions from 50 entries to 50,000+ entries across the globe.
- New Features and Upgrades
Numerous new features and upgrades are introduced each month. The software's feature set and roadmap is based on 10+ years of experience porting over 2,500 actual competitions running across 300 different award programs. New features come from different user groups, industry, and specialties.
- Fast and Reliable Infrastructure
omniCONTESTS is hosted in a top tier datacenter featuring CDN, Cloud computing, and professional disaster recovery. omniCONTESTS is delivered via SaaS solution an acronym for Software as a Service. This means OMNI and infrastructure partners manage all the technical operations related to this software platform such as hosting, security, maintenance, backups, and software and hardware upgrades. The development team uses reliable web, database, and disaster recovery technologies platforms and best practices. The team is a Microsoft Gold Certified Partner, ISO 9001 Certified, CMMI Level 3 Certified with Level 4 obtainment being implemented now.
- Accessibility and Performance
omniCONTESTS is accessible anytime and anywhere from the internet. While you sleep, entrants can submit and pay for their entries and judges can review and score their entries. Your contest data can be exported to Excel and upload files can be downloaded for marketing materials, scripts, presentations, and galleries. The system allows any type of file (photos, audios, videos, pdf, etc) to be uploaded for an entry. Thumbnails are automatically created and videos converted to a standard format geared for fast high quality playback over the web. Judges in 6 continents are watching videos right now using omniCONTESTS.