ERP Software Comparison of the Automotive Industry with Process Manufacturing, Cloud-Based (SaaS).

A comprehensive independent review and ERP Software comparison for the Automotive Industry with Process Manufacturing on the Could-Based (SaaS) Platform. Below you will find an easy to navigate matrix comparing general data (e.g. price, financing options etc.), materials management, sales order management, financial, production, supply chain, and customer management and any additional capabilities each vendor might provide. Click on the links to dive deeper into each vendor's software, or request a Free Demo to get more hands on experience.

  General Data
  Product NameEnterpriseIQSYSPROSage ERP X3Plex Manufacturing CloudIFS Applications 8.0Microsoft Dynamics AX
  Version2015.17.07Always Current8.0AX 7 2016
  Price Range$50K- $2M$40K-500K onsite$2600/ user-$5K + per month-$300K-2M$20K-750K
  Financing OptionsLease, Financing, Leasing Options, SubscriptionLease, Owner FinancingOwner Financing, Lease to ownSubscriptionLease, Owner FinancingLease, Owner Financing, Financing
  User Range5-Unlimited4-100020-1000+20-1000+40-50005-2,250
  Multi SiteYesYesYesYesYesYes
  Multi NationalyesYes, 60+ Countries YesYesYesYes
  ArchitectureSOA, .NETSOA, XML, Webservice SaaS Multitenant SOASOASOA, .NET, Cloud
  Database PlatformMS SQL Server, Oracle, ODBC Compliant, Cloud-Based (Saas), Amazon Web services (Cloud)MS SQL Server, Other, Cloud-Based (Saas), Universally Compatible w/all Data Base PlatformsMS SQL Server, Oracle, Cloud-Based (Saas)Cloud-Based (Saas), Universally Compatible w/all Data Base PlatformsOracle, Cloud-Based (Saas)MS SQL Server, Oracle, Cloud-Based (Saas), Microsoft Azure
  Server OSLinux, Windows, Unix, .NETWindowsLinux, Windows, UnixCompatible w/all Operating SystemsLinux, Windows, Solaris, AIX, HP-UXWindows
  Materials Management
   Inventory Control    Inventory Management    Inventory Control    Inventory Summary    Complex MRO    Inventory Controls  
   Vendor Managed Inventory    Lot Traceability        Inventory Tracking    Costing    Manufacturing  
   Wireless Warehouse Management System            Bill of Materials    Demand Forecasting    Material Planning  
               Bar Coding    Inventory Replenishment    Warehouse Management  
               Job Tracking System    Project Budgeting      
               Material Requirements Planning    Project Reporting      
                   Scheduling and Resourcing      
  Sales Order Management
   Packing Slip & Shipping Management    Document Flow Mgmt.    Purchasing Management    Commission Tracking    Collaborative Solutions    Sales & Marketing  
   Quoting and Estimating    Ecommerce Shopping Cart    RF Warehousing    Competitor Intelligence Database    Component Repair    Sales Management  
   Sales Orders    Point Of Sale    Sales Monitoring    Customer Orders    Coordinate Projects      
       Report Writer        E D I    Customer Orders       
       Return Mgmt        Order Entry & Tracking    Field Service      
       Sales Analysis        Quote Tracking    Sales      
       Sales Orders        Sales Order    Sales Quotes      
  Financial Management
   Financial Overview    Budget Management    Business Intelligence    accounting Overview    Accounts Payable & Receivable    AP / AR  
   General Ledger    Accounts Payable    Data Collection    Accounts Receivable / Accounts Payable    Budget Management    Financial Management Overview  
   Finanacial Reporting    Accounts Receivable    Financial Overview    Costing    Cash Flow    Fixed Assets  
   Accounts Payable    Activity Based Costing        Expense Project Tracking    Consolidate Accounts    General Ledger  
   Accounts Receivable    Tax Management        Inventory Valuation    Financial Summary    International Capabilities  
   Electronic Data Interchange (EDI)    Assests Register        Multi-Company Financial Consolidation    Fixed Assets    Project Accounting  
       Payroll            General Ledger      
       Analytics            Sales Contract Mgmt.      
  Production Management
   Bill of Manufacture (BOM)    Bill of Materials    Discrete Manufacturing    Barcode Labeling    Asset Design    Bill of Materials  
   Engineering Change Order    Engineering Change Control    Process Manufacturing    Capacity Planning    Batch Process    Key Production Features  
   Manufacturing & Production Reporting     Factory Documentation        Complex Assembly    Configure / Make / Assemble    Product Builder  
   MES    Cost Tracking        Labor & Time Tracking    Constraint-Based Scheduling      
   Material & Capacity Requirements Planning    Planning and Scheduling        Multi-Plants    Engineer to Order      
   Production Overview    Projects and Contracts        Plant Floor Mobile Access    Make to Project      
   Quality Management    Quality Mgmt        PLC Machine Integration    Multisite Planning      
   Real Time Monitoring    Quotations        Preventative Maintenance    Project Management      
       Requirements Planning        Production Scheduling Overview    Repetitive Manufacturing      
       Shop Clock        Shop Floor Control    Shop Floor Reporting      
               Statistical Process Controls    Shop Order      
                   Sub-Contract Management      
  Supply Chain Management
   Capable to Promise    EDI Solution        Online Order & Tracking    Distribution    Key Supply Chain Features  
   Demand Planning    Freight Calculator        Online Tool Release    Equipment      
   Materials Ordering    Inventory Forecasting        Problem Control    Equipment Effectiveness      
   Outsource Central     Shipping Mgmt        Supplier Quality    Preventive Maintenance      
               Supply Chain Overview    Procurement      
                   Supply Chain      
  Customer Relationship Management
   Customer Relationship Management (CRM)    Contact Management    CRM    Configurator Pricing     CRM Features    Marketing Automation  
       CRM for Syspro        Cost & Quote Estimating    Customer Services    Sales Force Automation  
               Customer Master List    Information Shring      
               Customer Relations Summary    Mobility Features      
               Field Service    Sales Configurator       
               Opportunity Tracking          
               Quick Quoter          
               Quote Tracking          
  Additional Capabilities
   Payroll Processing    Document Mgmt    Multi-Channel Retail and Direct Marketing    Business Intelligence    B2B Contracting    Alert System  
   Work Force Management    Espresso Mobile    Wholesale Distribution    Computer Aided Design    Business Analytics    Business Intelligence and Reporting  
               Document Control System    Employee Self-Service    Compliance Management  
               E-Commerce    Expense Management     Human Resource Management  
               Electronic Data Interchange    Human Resources    Service Managment  
               Groupware Communication    Mobile Solutions      
               Human Resources Overview    Payroll, Time & Attendance      
               SmartPlex Mobile Access    Recruitment, Training & Developemnt      
  Services Support
   IQMS EnterpriseIQ Training Programs     STARS        Security    Implementation    Support Options  
   IQMS Professional Services and Consulting    Support        Training Strategies    Support      
   IQMS Technical Support    Training and Education            Training      
   Software Updates and Maintenance Program                      

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