Discrete Manufacturing ERP Software Comparison for the Distribution Industry, Cloud Based

A comprehensive independent review of Discrete Manufacturing ERP software systems for the Distribution Industry on (Saas) Cloud Based 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 NameSYSPROEpicor ERPSage ERP X3NetSuite ERPIFS Applications 8.0
  Version7.010.007Always Current8.0
  Price Range$40K-500K onsite$4K -500K$2600/ user-$10K-100K$300K-2M
  Financing OptionsLease, Owner FinancingLease, Owner Financing, Lease to ownOwner Financing, Lease to ownSubscriptionLease, Owner Financing
  User Range4-10001-2000+20-1000+10+unlimited40-5000
  Multi SiteYesYesYesYesYes
  Multi NationalYes, 60+ Countries YesYesYesYes
  ArchitectureSOA, XML, WebserviceSOA SAAS, MultitenantSOA
  Database PlatformMS SQL Server, Other, Cloud-Based (Saas), Universally Compatible w/all Data Base PlatformsMS SQL Server, Cloud-Based (Saas)MS SQL Server, Oracle, Cloud-Based (Saas)MS SQL Server, Progress, IBM DB2, Other, Oracle, ODBC Compliant, Proprietary`, Customized per Client, Pervasive, Power, Sage ProvideX, Sybase, Cloud-Based (Saas), PostgreSQL, MS SQL Express, abas Open Object Oriented Database, MS Access, IBM UniData/UniVerse, Universally Compatible w/all Data Base Platforms, Quickbooks, Salesforce, Multi-Tenant SAAS on the SalesForce CloudOracle, Cloud-Based (Saas)
  Server OSWindowsLinux, Windows, UnixLinux, Windows, UnixMac OS, Windows, Unix, Novell NetwareLinux, Windows, Solaris, AIX, HP-UX
  Materials Management
   Inventory Management    Advanced Material Mgmt.    Inventory Control    Multi-location Inventory for Distributor    Complex MRO  
   Lot Traceability    Bar Coding        Advanced Shipping    Costing  
       Handheld        Bin Management    Demand Forecasting  
       Material Handler Interface        Order Promising    Inventory Replenishment  
       Material Movement        Real-Time Sustem    Project Budgeting  
       Prioritize Orders        Return Materials Authorization    Project Reporting  
       Sales Order Allocation            Scheduling and Resourcing  
  Sales Order Management
   Document Flow Mgmt.    Order Management    Purchasing Management    Automated Order Processing    Collaborative Solutions  
   Ecommerce Shopping Cart    Sales Mgmt. Overview    RF Warehousing    Automated Payments    Component Repair  
   Point Of Sale    Demand Management    Sales Monitoring    One Click Purchase Orders    Coordinate Projects  
   Report Writer    Electronic Data Interchange        Order Management    Customer Orders   
   Return Mgmt    Estimate / Quote Mgmt.        Procure-to-Pay Purchasing    Field Service  
   Sales Analysis    Storefront        Real Time Order Status    Sales  
   Sales Orders            Self-Service Vendor Center    Sales Quotes  
               Shipping Integration      
               Streamlined Receiving      
  Financial Management
   Budget Management    General Ledger    Business Intelligence    General Ledger, Payables & Receivables    Accounts Payable & Receivable  
   Accounts Payable    Accounts Payable    Data Collection    Financial Summary    Budget Management  
   Accounts Receivable    Accounts Receivable    Financial Overview    Advanced Billing    Cash Flow  
   Activity Based Costing    Multi-Cureancy / Company        Amortization Schedules    Consolidate Accounts  
   Tax Management    Financial Mgmt Overview        Multi-currency Transactions    Financial Summary  
   Assests Register    Tax Connect        Project Accounting    Fixed Assets  
   Payroll    Cash / Asset Mgmt        Revenue Recognition    General Ledger  
   Analytics    Global Engines            Sales Contract Mgmt.  
  Production Management
   Bill of Materials    Production Mgmt Overview    Discrete Manufacturing    Advanced Multi-location Inventory    Asset Design  
   Engineering Change Control    Advanced Production    Process Manufacturing    Aseembly Management    Batch Process  
   Factory Documentation    Advanced Quality Mgmt        Work Order Management    Configure / Make / Assemble  
   Cost Tracking    Job Management            Constraint-Based Scheduling  
   Planning and Scheduling    Lean Manufacturing            Engineer to Order  
   Projects and Contracts    Manufacturing Execution Systm.            Make to Project  
   Quality Mgmt    Planning & Scheduling            Multisite Planning  
   Quotations                Project Management  
   Requirements Planning                Repetitive Manufacturing  
   Shop Clock                Shop Floor Reporting  
                   Shop Order  
                   Sub-Contract Management  
  Supply Chain Management
   EDI Solution    Supply Chain Mgmt Overview        Supply Chain Overview    Distribution  
   Freight Calculator    Inventory Management            Equipment  
   Inventory Forecasting    Purchase Management            Equipment Effectiveness  
   Shipping Mgmt    Shipping & Receiving            Preventive Maintenance  
       Sourcing            Procurement  
       Supplier Relationship Mgmt.            Supply Chain  
       Warehouse Management            Warehousing  
  Customer Relationship Management
   Contact Management    Customer Relations Overview    CRM    Incentive Management    CRM Features  
   CRM for Syspro    Campaign Connect        Job and Project Tracking    Customer Services  
       Case Management        Partner Relationship    Information Shring  
       Informatin Worker        Sales Order Management    Mobility Features  
       Lead / Opportunity Mgmt        Self Service Customer Portal    Sales Configurator   
       Mobile Connect        Website      
       Service Management              
  Additional Capabilities
   Document Mgmt    Compliance Overview    Multi-Channel Retail and Direct Marketing    Real Time Dashboards    B2B Contracting  
   Espresso Mobile    Composite Applications    Wholesale Distribution    Security    Business Analytics  
       Enterprise Performance Mgmt            Employee Self-Service  
       Epicor Everywhere FrameworkEpicor Everywhere Frame            Expense Management   
       Global Business Mgmt            Human Resources  
       Human Capital Mgmt Overview            Mobile Solutions  
       Product Data Mgmt            Payroll, Time & Attendance  
       Service Mgmt. Overview            Recruitment, Training & Developemnt  
       Social Enterprise              
       Web 2.0              
  Services Support
   STARS    Business Process Outsourcing        Customer Care    Implementation  
   Support    Hosting Services        NetSuite Central    Support  
   Training and Education    Learning & Educational Services        Site Consultation    Training  
       Managed Services              
       Professional Services              
       Subscription Services              
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