by Poka4.7 / 5 14 reviews
Who Uses This Software?
Poka is designed for manufacturers of all sizes who are looking to support lean manufacturing practices on the shop floor and empower workers to share knowledge and solve problems in real-time.
Average Ratings14 reviews
- Overall 4.7 / 5
- Ease of Use 4.8 / 5
- Customer Service 4.8 / 5
- Features 4.5 / 5
- Value for Money 4.6 / 5
- Pricing Details Contact Poka for pricing details.
- Free Version No
- Free Trial No
Cloud, SaaS, Web
Installed - Windows
Mobile - iOS Native
- Founded 2013
Poka helps manufacturers drive performance by empowering frontline workers with the knowledge and tools they need to do their jobs efficiently and effectively. Our worker performance app combines digital content, communication, collaboration and skills management capabilities into a single integrated platform, enabling workers to learn, solve problems and share knowledge in real-time, on the factory floor. Poka is trusted by manufacturing leaders including Bosch, Kraft, Danone, Mars and ABB.
Poka Most Helpful Reviews
Reviewed on 10/05/2018
Very useful tool. Deliver the promises.
Comments: true engagement from the employee. Better Shop floor visibility. Capacity to communicate easily and reach rapidly all members of the organization in a bottom-up and top down approach from all level of the organization
Pros: Help on the shop floor visibility and knowledge management. Easiness of use. 21st Century technology that help us get rid of the procedure on paper that nobody is reading. A lot of possibility to go further with the tool.
Cons: The change management it represents within the organization. The adopting curve is well applicable here. The early adopters will get in fastly but you need to find a way of bringing aboard everybody to use it and this is a human challenge.
Reviewed on 23/05/2018
Excellent software for internal corporate communication and factory training.
Pros: Using Poka improves communication between departments and between shifts. The know-how of older employees can be passed on to the new ones and this facilitates training. Also, with Poka, floor employees have a great way to communicate their issues and challenges to their workstations.
Cons: It is difficult to measure the return on investment of such software. It's a long-term process that takes time to measure the benefits.
Reviewed on 09/05/2018
It has been growing pains with an excellent team and product but it is worth it
Pros: Ease of use, documentation capacity and streamlining communications have been key features for us. Possibility to compartiment information's also very useful.
Cons: As I said we started at the beginning of the process so we grew with it, we may have tried to use too many features at once in our context. Poka had refined its support.
Reviewed on 26/04/2018
A perfect match with our needs
Comments: Communication is way more efficient, technical and precise.
Pros: Both SOP videos and Plant live feed. Much more efficient to keep up to date the SOP's and the Plant live feed brings better communication between everyone.
Cons: Can be sometimes tough to track back an old post. When an employee mention that he posted a request 3 or 4 months ago and nothing has changed, I'd rather assigned this old post than publish a new one. I wihs we could track them with few key words.
Reviewed on 03/12/2018
Perfect for small and large businesses
Pros: We've been using Poka for more than a year now. In a year, the software and the app as evolved a lot to become better and better. I really like the fact we now have access to training content on our Iphones.
Cons: I would like the app to be accessible on Android so every worker could use the app on their personal phones