ERP Software Comparison for the Energy Industry with Mixed Mode Manufacturing on a MS SQL Server.

A comprehensive independent review and ERP Software comparison for the Energy Industry with Mixed Mode Manufacturing on a MS SQL Server. 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 ERPGlobal Shop SolutionsMicrosoft Dynamics AXSAP Business One
  Version7.010.007Always Current2015.3AX 7 2016
  Price Range$40K-500K onsite$4K -500K$2600/ user-$10K-100K$5K-500K$20K-750K$25K -$250K
  Financing OptionsLease, Owner FinancingLease, Owner Financing, Lease to ownOwner Financing, Lease to ownSubscriptionFinancing, Leasing OptionsLease, Owner Financing, FinancingLease, Owner Financing, Lease to own
  User Range4-10001-2000+20-1000+10+unlimited3-10005-2,25025-1000
  Multi SiteYesYesYesYesYesYesYes
  Multi NationalYes, 60+ Countries YesYesYesYesYesYes
  ArchitectureSOA, XML, WebserviceSOA SAAS, MultitenantSOASOA, .NET, CloudSOA
  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 CloudMS SQL Server, ODBC CompliantMS SQL Server, Oracle, Cloud-Based (Saas), Microsoft AzureMS SQL Server, Progress, IBM DB2, Other, Oracle, Proprietary`
  Server OSWindowsLinux, Windows, UnixLinux, Windows, UnixMac OS, Windows, Unix, Novell NetwareWindowsWindowsMac OS, Linux, Windows, Unix, Novell Netware
  Materials Management
   Inventory Management    Advanced Material Mgmt.    Inventory Control    Multi-location Inventory for Distributor    Bar Coding    Inventory Controls    Inventory Management  
   Lot Traceability    Bar Coding        Advanced Shipping    Bill of Materials    Manufacturing      
       Handheld        Bin Management    Data Collection    Material Planning      
       Material Handler Interface        Order Promising    Inventory Control    Warehouse Management      
       Material Movement        Real-Time Sustem    Inventory Management          
       Prioritize Orders        Return Materials Authorization    Materials Purchasing          
       Sales Order Allocation            Materials Solutions          
                   Physical Inventory          
                   Wireless System          
  Sales Order Management
   Document Flow Mgmt.    Order Management    Purchasing Management    Automated Order Processing    Complete Order Management    Sales & Marketing    Sales & Promotions  
   Ecommerce Shopping Cart    Sales Mgmt. Overview    RF Warehousing    Automated Payments    Demand Management    Sales Management      
   Point Of Sale    Demand Management    Sales Monitoring    One Click Purchase Orders    Electronic Data Interchange (EDI)          
   Report Writer    Electronic Data Interchange        Order Management    Invoice Order History          
   Return Mgmt    Estimate / Quote Mgmt.        Procure-to-Pay Purchasing    Order Enrty          
   Sales Analysis    Storefront        Real Time Order Status    Quoting & Estimating          
   Sales Orders            Self-Service Vendor Center    Return Merchandise Authorization          
               Shipping Integration    Sales & Service Management          
               Streamlined Receiving    Shipping Logistics          
  Financial Management
   Budget Management    General Ledger    Business Intelligence    General Ledger, Payables & Receivables    Accounts Payable    AP / AR    Financial Reporting  
   Accounts Payable    Accounts Payable    Data Collection    Financial Summary    Accounts Receivable    Financial Management Overview    Accounting Overview  
   Accounts Receivable    Accounts Receivable    Financial Overview    Advanced Billing    Business Intelligence    Fixed Assets    Banking & Reconciliation  
   Activity Based Costing    Multi-Cureancy / Company        Amortization Schedules    Cash Flow    General Ledger    Cost Accounting  
   Tax Management    Financial Mgmt Overview        Multi-currency Transactions    Financial Management    International Capabilities      
   Assests Register    Tax Connect        Project Accounting    Fixed Assets    Project Accounting      
   Payroll    Cash / Asset Mgmt        Revenue Recognition    General Ledger          
   Analytics    Global Engines            International Accounting          
                   Multi-Currency Management          
                   Payroll Management          
  Production Management
   Bill of Materials    Production Mgmt Overview    Discrete Manufacturing    Advanced Multi-location Inventory    Advanced Production Scheduling    Bill of Materials      
   Engineering Change Control    Advanced Production    Process Manufacturing    Aseembly Management    Engineer-to-Order    Key Production Features      
   Factory Documentation    Advanced Quality Mgmt        Work Order Management    Lean Manufacturing    Product Builder      
   Cost Tracking    Job Management            Management Solutions          
   Planning and Scheduling    Lean Manufacturing            Production Configurator          
   Projects and Contracts    Manufacturing Execution Systm.            Project Management          
   Quality Mgmt    Planning & Scheduling            Quality Control          
   Quotations                Quality Tracking          
   Requirements Planning                Shop Floor Control          
   Shop Clock                          
  Supply Chain Management
   EDI Solution    Supply Chain Mgmt Overview        Supply Chain Overview    Advanced Planning and Scheduling    Key Supply Chain Features      
   Freight Calculator    Inventory Management            Forecasting Trust          
   Inventory Forecasting    Purchase Management            Shipping & Receiving Management          
   Shipping Mgmt    Shipping & Receiving            Supplier Relationship Management           
       Sourcing            Supply Chain Manager          
       Supplier Relationship Mgmt.                      
       Warehouse Management                      
  Customer Relationship Management
   Contact Management    Customer Relations Overview    CRM    Incentive Management    Customer & Prospect Management    Marketing Automation    CRM Overview  
   CRM for Syspro    Campaign Connect        Job and Project Tracking    Customer Relationship Management    Sales Force Automation    Customer Management  
       Case Management        Partner Relationship    Sales Forecasting          
       Informatin Worker        Sales Order Management    Sales Opportunity & Marketing Management           
       Lead / Opportunity Mgmt        Self Service Customer Portal    Service Management          
       Mobile Connect        Website              
       Service Management                      
  Additional Capabilities
   Document Mgmt    Compliance Overview    Multi-Channel Retail and Direct Marketing    Real Time Dashboards    Business Web    Alert System    E-Commerce  
   Espresso Mobile    Composite Applications    Wholesale Distribution    Security    Crystal Reports    Business Intelligence and Reporting      
       Enterprise Performance Mgmt            Data Conversion    Compliance Management      
       Epicor Everywhere FrameworkEpicor Everywhere Frame            Document Control    Human Resource Management      
       Global Business Mgmt            Global Application Builder    Service Managment      
       Human Capital Mgmt Overview            Online System / Time and Attendance          
       Product Data Mgmt                      
       Service Mgmt. Overview                      
       Social Enterprise                      
       Web 2.0                      
  Services Support
   STARS    Business Process Outsourcing        Customer Care    FastRESPONSE    Support Options    e-Learning  
   Support    Hosting Services        NetSuite Central    Global Shop Solutions Consulting          
   Training and Education    Learning & Educational Services        Site Consultation    Global Shop Solutions University          
       Managed Services            Learning & Educational Services          
       Professional Services            Training Strategies           
       Subscription Services                      

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