Frequently asked questions

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What does Data Collaborative do?

We bring technical expertise and industry experience to provide businesses with the support that they need to build and grow their enterprises. We enable the modern workforce by developing custom applications and intelligent automation solutions focused across all three agents of modern work — humans, apps, and artificial intelligence.

Why is Data Collaborative termed an “Elite Partner”?

Data Collaborative is one of five organizations to achieve “Elite” Partner status (the highest partner tier awarded by Quickbase) and one of twelve to achieve Consulting Partner status at Workato. We have consistently performed at these levels and our average consultant has over five years of experience working with low-code and full stack web technologies.

How do you increase the productivity of my team?

We design and implement solutions that automate manual processes. Whether it’s sifting through data, onboarding employees, or filling out timecards, we automate those processes for you and leave you with more time to focus on what really matters.

Do you build each application the same way?

We recognize that not every business has the same needs and requirements. That is why we make it a priority to understand exactly what type of business you have before getting started. We want to know where your company is at and the goals you would like to achieve, so that we can build you the perfect application.

How do Data Collaborative Squads work?

At Data Collaborative, we work in teams. Meaning, there will always be more than one developer working with you. If a developer were to leave, there will still be other developers who understand the account and can continue to work with you. This means no setbacks and we’re there to support you for the long haul.

Why do you guys prioritize responsiveness?

After being in this industry for so long, we know that miscommunications can be one of the main problems when it comes to keeping a positive client relationship. To avoid any issues, we make sure we are always easily accessible to our customers at all times of the business day. We want to meet with our clients regularly and make sure they are not afraid to ask questions.

How can I trust Data Collaborative?

We have 20+ years experience in developing and consulting and have over 200 active clients. We work with clients anywhere from startups to Fortune 500 enterprises. Check out some of our work in our Portfolio section!


What is QuickBase?

Quickbase is an application development platform with a built-in iPaaS layer called Pipelines. Quickbase is utilized by 75% of the fortune 500 and more than 7,000 companies worldwide because development and maintenance are typically 5 times more efficient than traditional software development methods.

How much does QuickBase cost?

The price of QuickBase depends on the amount of user licenses sold. To learn more about the cost of QuickBase contact

Is it possible to build applications myself?

Once we help you build your core application, you are free to add-on or make changes based on your business's growing needs. We are here every step of the way to guide and support you.

What is Pipelines?

Pipelines is a tool to help you automate your workflows. With this tool you can easily access all of your data that is stored across more than one system.


What is Workato?

Workato is an integration Platform-as-a-service (iPaaS) that allows users to quickly build automations across cloud and on-premises apps. Workato’s low-code/no-code platform allows you to build integrations at five times the speed of typical integration platforms.

What is the cost of Workato?

Workatos pricing is based on the amount of workflows you use. When you purchase the workspace, you will get unlimited connectors, users, and apps. If you choose to purchase additional recipes, the cost will change depending on the pack.

What is a “recipe”?

Recipes are the connections between systems. They can connect a single system or between multiple systems. Recipes can be purchased individually or in packs.