Manufacturing ERP Software Comparison For The Energy Industry

Below you will find a comprehensive independent comparison of Top Rated Manufacturing ERP software systems for the Energy Industry. Use the easy to navigate matrix  to compare pricing and compatibility data, as well as materials management, sales order management, financial, production, supply chain, and customer management capabilities each vendor might provide. Click on the product name links to dive deeper into product's features, or request a Free Demo to get more hands on experience.

  General Data
  Product NameSYSPROIFS Applications 8.0Epicor ERPInfor VISUALMicrosoft Dynamics AXS2K EnterpriseSage ERP X3Cetec ERPGlobal Shop SolutionsNetSuite ERPSAP Business One
  Version7. 7 20165.57Always Current2015.3Always Current
  Price Range$25K-500K onsite$300K-2M$4K -500K$12K-100K$20K-750KPlease inquire-$2600/ user-$40/User/Month-$5K-500K$10K-100K$25K -$250K
  Financing OptionsLease, Owner Financing, SubscriptionSubscriptionLease, Owner Financing, Lease to ownLease, Owner Financing, Lease to ownLease, Owner Financing, FinancingLease, FinancingOwner Financing, Lease to ownSubscriptionFinancing, Leasing OptionsSubscriptionLease, Owner Financing, Lease to own
  User Range4-100040-50001-2000+5-5005-2,25010+ unlimited20-1000+5-Unlimited3-100010+unlimited25-1000
  Multi SiteYesYesYesYesYesYesYesYesYesYesYes
  Multi NationalYes, 60+ Countries YesYesYesYesYes ( UK, CA, Caribbean)YesYesYesYesYes
  ArchitectureSOA, XML, WebserviceSOASOASOASOA, .NET, CloudSOA Saas, MultitenantSOASAAS, MultitenantSOA
  Database PlatformMS SQL Server, Other, Cloud-Based (Saas), Universally Compatible w/all Data Base PlatformsCloud-Based (Saas), MySQLMS SQL Server, Cloud-Based (Saas), MAC OSMS SQL Server, Progress, IBM DB2, Other, Oracle, Proprietary`MS SQL Server, Oracle, Cloud-Based (Saas), Microsoft AzureIBM DB2, Cloud-Based (Saas)MS SQL Server, Oracle, Cloud-Based (Saas)Cloud-Based (Saas), MySQLMS SQL Server, ODBC CompliantMS 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 CloudMS SQL Server, Progress, IBM DB2, Other, Oracle, Proprietary`
  Server OSWindowsCompatible w/all Operating SystemsLinux, Windows, UnixLinux, Windows, UnixWindowsLinux, Windows, IBM Power SystemLinux, Windows, UnixCompatible w/all Operating SystemsWindowsMac OS, Windows, Unix, Novell NetwareMac OS, Linux, Windows, Unix, Novell Netware
  Materials Management
   Inventory Management    Complex MRO    Advanced Material Mgmt.    Enterprise Resource Planning    Inventory Controls    Master Production Schedule (MPS)    Inventory Control    Barcoding & Labeling    Bar Coding    Multi-location Inventory for Distributor    Inventory Management  
   Lot Traceability    Costing    Bar Coding    Product Lifecycle Mgmt    Manufacturing    Material Requirement Planning        Bill Of Materials    Bill of Materials    Advanced Shipping      
       Demand Forecasting    Handheld    Quality Management    Material Planning            Dimensional Inventory Control    Data Collection    Bin Management      
       Inventory Replenishment    Material Handler Interface        Warehouse Management            Inventory Management    Inventory Control    Order Promising      
       Project Budgeting    Material Movement                    Lot & Serial Traceability    Inventory Management    Real-Time Sustem      
       Project Reporting    Prioritize Orders                    Mobile Warehousing    Materials Purchasing    Return Materials Authorization      
       Scheduling and Resourcing    Sales Order Allocation                    MRP & Inventory Forecast    Materials Solutions          
                               Production Scheduling & Capacity Planning    Physical Inventory          
                                   Wireless System          
  Sales Order Management
   Document Flow Mgmt.    Collaborative Solutions    Order Management    Sales Management    Sales & Marketing    Order Processing    Purchasing Management    Automatic Order Processing    Complete Order Management    Automated Order Processing    Sales & Promotions  
   Ecommerce Shopping Cart    Component Repair    Sales Management        Sales Management    Work Order Processing    RF Warehousing    Configurable Manufacturing Modes    Demand Management    Automated Payments      
   Point Of Sale    Coordinate Projects    Demand Management                Sales Monitoring    EDI / Ecommerce    Electronic Data Interchange (EDI)    One Click Purchase Orders      
   Report Writer    Customer Orders     Electronic Data Interchange                    Field Service & Projects    Invoice Order History    Order Management      
   Return Mgmt    Field Service    Estimate / Quote Mgmt.                    Manufacturing Quoting    Order Enrty    Procure-to-Pay Purchasing      
   Sales Analysis    Sales    Storefront                    Packing, Shipping, & RMAs    Quoting & Estimating    Real Time Order Status      
   Sales Orders    Sales Quotes                        Sales Reporting & Analysis    Return Merchandise Authorization    Self-Service Vendor Center      
                               Workflow & Routing    Sales & Service Management    Shipping Integration      
                                   Shipping Logistics    Streamlined Receiving      
  Financial Management
   Budget Management    Accounts Payable & Receivable    General Ledger    Financial Management    AP / AR    Accounts Payable    Business Intelligence    Accounts Payable     Accounts Payable    General Ledger, Payables & Receivables    Financial Reporting  
   Accounts Payable    Budget Management    Accounts Payable        Financial Management Overview    Accounts Receivable    Data Collection    Accounts Receivable    Accounts Receivable    Financial Summary    Accounting Overview  
   Accounts Receivable    Cash Flow    Accounts Receivable        Fixed Assets    Financial Highlights    Financial Overview    Bank Reconcile & Credit Card Import    Business Intelligence    Advanced Billing    Banking & Reconciliation  
   Activity Based Costing    Consolidate Accounts    Multi-Cureancy / Company        General Ledger    General Ledger        Configurable Costing Methods    Cash Flow    Amortization Schedules    Cost Accounting  
   Tax Management    Financial Summary    Financial Mgmt Overview        International Capabilities            Financial Reporting (Multi Site / Company)    Financial Management    Multi-currency Transactions      
   Assests Register    Fixed Assets    Tax Connect        Project Accounting            General Accounting     Fixed Assets    Project Accounting      
   Payroll    General Ledger    Cash / Asset Mgmt                    General Ledger    General Ledger    Revenue Recognition      
   Analytics    Sales Contract Mgmt.    Global Engines                    Project Accounting    International Accounting          
                               Tax Management    Multi-Currency Management          
                                   Payroll Management          
  Production Management
   Bill of Materials    Asset Design    Production Mgmt         Bill of Materials    Capacity Requirements Planning    Discrete Manufacturing    Bill Of Materials    Advanced Production Scheduling    Advanced Multi-location Inventory      
   Engineering Change Control    Batch Process    Advanced Production        Key Production Features    Shop Floor Control    Process Manufacturing    Configurable Manufacturing     Engineer-to-Order    Aseembly Management      
   Factory Documentation    Configure / Make / Assemble    Advanced Quality Mgmt        Product Builder            Integrated QMS & ECO / ECR    Lean Manufacturing    Work Order Management      
   Cost Tracking    Constraint-Based Scheduling    Job Management                    Mobile Shop Floor    Management Solutions          
   Planning and Scheduling    Engineer to Order    Lean Manufacturing                    Production & WIP Reporting    Production Configurator          
   Projects and Contracts    Make to Project    Manufacturing Execution Systm.                    Production Scheduling & Capacity Planning    Project Management          
   Quality Mgmt    Multisite Planning    Planning & Scheduling                    Time Tracking, Job Costing, & Outsourcing    Quality Control          
   Quotations    Project Management    Planning and Scheduling                    Work Order Documents    Quality Tracking          
   Requirements Planning    Repetitive Manufacturing    Product Data Management                        Shop Floor Control          
   Shop Clock    Shop Floor Reporting                                      
       Shop Order                                      
       Sub-Contract Management                                      
  Supply Chain Management
   EDI Solution    Distribution    Supply Chain Mgmt.    Enterprise Asset Mgmt    Key Supply Chain Features    Inventory Management        Customer / Vendor Portals    Advanced Planning and Scheduling    Supply Chain Overview      
   Freight Calculator    Equipment    Inventory Management    Supply Chain Management                Lot & Serial Traceability    Forecasting Trust          
   Inventory Forecasting    Equipment Effectiveness    Purchase Management                    MRP / Kanban / Replenishment    Shipping & Receiving Management          
   Shipping Mgmt    Preventive Maintenance    Shipping & Receiving                    Production Scheduling & Capacity Planning    Supplier Relationship Management           
       Procurement    Sourcing                    Receiving / Picking / Packing / Shipping    Supply Chain Manager          
       Supply Chain    Supplier Relationship Mgmt.                    Requisitions & Purchase Orders              
       Warehousing    Warehouse Management                    Supply Chain Management              
                               Supply / Demand Forecasting              
  Customer Relationship Management
   Contact Management    CRM Features    Customer Relations Overview    Customer Relations Mgmt    Marketing Automation    Customer Relationship Management    CRM    Built-in CRM    Customer & Prospect Management    Incentive Management    CRM Overview  
   CRM for Syspro    Customer Services    Campaign Connect        Sales Force Automation    Marketing Automation        Calendar Reminders / Follow-ups    Customer Relationship Management    Job and Project Tracking    Customer Management  
       Information Shring    Case Management            Remote Sales Force Automation        Custom Lead Pipelines     Sales Forecasting    Partner Relationship      
       Mobility Features    Customer Relationship Management                    Customer & Contact Management    Sales Opportunity & Marketing Management     Sales Order Management      
       Sales Configurator     Informatin Worker                    Customer Case Management    Service Management    Self Service Customer Portal      
           Lead / Opportunity Mgmt                    Integrated CRM        Website      
           Mobile Connect                    Last Touch Reporting              
           Service Management                    Mobile Access & Field Service              
                               Sales Management & Quote Tracking              
  Additional Capabilities
   Document Mgmt    B2B Contracting    Cloud Deployment    Human Capital Mgmt    Alert System    (EDI) Electronic Data Interchange    Multi-Channel Retail and Direct Marketing    Application Programming Interface    Business Web    Real Time Dashboards    E-Commerce  
   Espresso Mobile    Business Analytics    Compliance Overview        Business Intelligence and Reporting    Distribution Management    Wholesale Distribution    Cetec ERP Application Programming Interface (API)    Crystal Reports    Security      
       Employee Self-Service    Composite Applications        Compliance Management    e Business Applications        Custom Report Writer    Data Conversion          
       Expense Management     Composite Applications        Human Resource Management    S2K Mobile        Custom Workflow & Alerting    Document Control          
       Human Resources    Document Mgmt        Service Managment            Ecommerce, EDI, & Credit Card Processing    Global Application Builder          
       Mobile Solutions    Enterprise Content Mgmt                    Email Interfacing with Customers & Vendors    Online System / Time and Attendance          
       Payroll, Time & Attendance    Enterprise Performance Mgmt                    Enterprise Document Management              
       Recruitment, Training & Developemnt    Epicor Everywhere FrameworkEpicor Everywhere Frame                    Pulse Report              
           Global Business Mgmt                                  
           Human Capital Mgmt.                                  
           ICE Business Architecture                                  
           Product Data Mgmt                                  
           Service Mgmt. Overview                                  
           Social Enterprise                                  
           Subscription Services                                  
           Web 2.0                                  
  Services Support
   STARS    Implementation    Business Process Outsourcing        Support Options            Cetec ERP Lite, Standard & Gold Levels    FastRESPONSE    Customer Care    e-Learning  
   Support    Support    Epicor Consulting                    Custom Development & Integration    Global Shop Solutions Consulting    NetSuite Central      
   Training and Education    Training    Hosting Services                    Data Migration    Global Shop Solutions University    Site Consultation      
           Learning & Educational Services                    Local / Resident Hosting    Learning & Educational Services          
           Managed Services                    On-Site Implementation Consulting    Training Strategies           
           Professional Services                    Project Discovery & Gap Analysis              
           Subscription Services                    Services User Training Programs              

Learn how other Energy manufacturers have improved their efficiencies, compliance,  and profitability using these top rated ERP Software Systems for their industry.


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