No. Generally most users do not need Ntrepid ION service to use eGrabber products.
eGrabber products out of the box can Append-emails and other fields at the rate of about 40 per hour without Ntrepid ION. eGrabber products run very efficiently, in that it uses , it uses all the hourly search limits imposed by search engines for each computer or network IP. eGrabber slows down only when the search engines can't keep up with eGrabber pace and force eGrabber to slow down temporarily.
You may consider subscribing to Ntrepid ION service if you need to batch-append hundreds of records per day AND have one of the reasons listed below:
Subscriptions to eGrabber IP-Optimizer are available in smaller packs. You may consider subscribing to the eGrabber IP-Optimizer servers, if cost is a factor, OR if you want to try out the addon and see what results you get.
The performance and cost-per-email-id is the same for both options. You need to choose which pricing band suits you best.
|eGrabber IP-Optimizer Servers||Ntrepid ION Collection Solution|
|Pricing – Base Pack|
|$250 for 5000 Appends*||Contact Ntrepid Sales.|
|Volume – Base Pack (Number of Find Emails you can run with Base Pack)|
|5000 emails||Approx 20,000 emails, per million Queries* (number of emails found per million queries may be lower, if emails are harder to find)|
|2000 appends free on purchase of addon||3 days trial available to eGrabber customers|
|I still can’t decide. Is this for me?|
|It is, if:
||It is, if:
* What’s the difference between "Appends" and "Queries"? See FAQ here
When you purchase the $495 addon, you get 2000 Appends with the eGrabber servers FREE. If you are an existing eGrabber customer, Ntrepid offers a no-cost 3 day trial of their service, which will work with the $495 addon.
Cost varies with how hard-to-find your emails are. We suggest you give the Ntrepid ION system a try and at the end of the trial, compute/project the cost for your usage.
Yes. You need to ensure that the computer running eGrabber & Ntrepid ION is not behind a proxy server. In other words, it is directly connected to your ISP's router.
Here is how you can test if Ntrepid ION can work for your current configuration. Make sure the below mentioned settings are empty.
If you "Append Email", "Append Phone" and "Append Postal Address", this will be counted as 3 Appends, even if they are all applied to the same row. Taking the same case, the number of queries used will depend on how hard it is to find contact information for the record you are trying to search. Use the Usage Log of the software to find out how much is used.
Around 20,000 emails. If email ids are harder to find, the numbers are on the lower side.
Ntrepid offers eGrabber customers a 3 day trial of their ION Collections Solution. Existing eGrabber Customers can try it out, and estimate their Ntrepid ION usage, based on the LOG file provided in the Settings.