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  • What types of software are used for CATI surveys?

    The CATI (or Computer Assisted Telephone Interviewing) market has clearly shrunk in recent years with the advent of cheaper and faster online surveys. Telephone surveys of the past are often now conducted online. There are few new products in the CATI software market, but the way CATI is being used…

    Phil Hearn
    Author: Phil Hearn - Date posted: 10 February 2019
    Category: capi-cati - Tags: cati, QPSMR, telephone, surveys, research
  • What is the best software to use for CATI?

    As more and more market research surveys are conducted online, older technologies tend to stand still. Why? Because the software companies are racing to be leaders in the next big thing. This can leave a void meaning that older technologies don’t develop as much as they could. MRDC has sought to st…

    Phil Hearn
    Author: Phil Hearn - Date posted: 25 July 2018
    Category: capi-cati - Tags: QPSMR, CATI, server
  • Telephone number security with CATI software using QPSMR

    Security and data privacy continue to grow in importance. New laws in the EU under GDPR are designed to make care of personal data increasingly important to companies. Whilst there is an established and obvious need for data security with online surveys, there has arguably been less rigour with CAT…

    Phil Hearn
    Author: Phil Hearn - Date posted: 22 February 2018
    Category: capi-cati - Tags: QPSMR, CATI, security
  • QPSMR – Market Research Software that users find easy to use

    I am often asked what is the best software for cross tabulations, tables, crosstabs or whatever you call them. There is a huge choice of products ranging from high end products like MRDCL, Merlin, Quantum down to some free basic tools – and not forgetting Excel. But, QPSMR is a serious contender, b…

    Phil Hearn
    Author: Phil Hearn - Date posted: 21 June 2017
    Category: data-analysis - Tags: qpsmr, mrdcl, tabulations, crosstabs, analysis, dataentry
  • How much training is needed for MRDC’s products?

    Learning how to use a new software product can often be frustrating. At MRDC Software, we like to be up front and tell you just how much effort will be needed on your part to go through the familiarisation and learning process. In fact, what this guide will offer is a breakdown of the likely time t…

    Phil Hearn
    Author: Phil Hearn - Date posted: 10 April 2017
    Category: survey-software - Tags: mrdcl, qpsmr, snap, listening247, communities247, learning, training
  • Should I use QPSMR, MRDCL or both?

    We are frequently asked by potential clients whether QPSMR Insight or MRDCL is the most suitable product for their needs. It can be confusing as both software programs have similar functionality, but the key difference is that they are aimed at different types of users. The right product will be de…

    Phil Hearn
    Author: Phil Hearn - Date posted: 5 March 2017
    Category: data-analysis - Tags: qpsmr, mrdcl, tabulations, tables, crosstabs