Mixed Mode Manufacturing ERP Software Comparison for the Automotive Industry

A comprehensive independent review of Mixed Mode Manufacturing ERP Software Comparison for the Automotive Industry. 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 NameEnterpriseIQSYSPROEpicor ERPSage ERP X3Plex Manufacturing CloudNetSuite ERPE2 Shop SystemGlobal Shop SolutionsECi M1IFS Applications 8.0Microsoft Dynamics AXMAX ERPMIE Trak ProCetec ERP
  Version2015.17.010.007Always CurrentAlways Current7.22015.38.08.0AX 7 20165.5.22016.04.02Always Current
  Price Range$50K- $2M$25K-500K onsite$4K -500K$2600/ user-$5K + per month-$10K-100K$5K-200K$5K-500K$10K-250K$300K-2M$20K-750K$5K -35K$ 5K-$ 500K$40/User/Month-
  Financing OptionsLease, Financing, Leasing Options, SubscriptionLease, Owner Financing, SubscriptionLease, Owner Financing, Lease to ownOwner Financing, Lease to ownSubscriptionSubscriptionFinancing, Leasing OptionsFinancing, Leasing OptionsLease, Owner Financing, Lease to ownSubscriptionLease, Owner Financing, FinancingLease, FinancingFinancing, Leasing OptionsSubscription
  User Range5-Unlimited4-10001-2000+20-1000+20-1000+10+unlimited1-3003-10001-50040-50005-2,2505-150+5-5005-Unlimited
  Multi SiteYesYesYesYesYesYesYesYesYesYesYesYesYesYes
  Multi NationalyesYes, 60+ Countries YesYesYesYesYesYesAU, NZ,US,CA,UK.YesYesYesYesYes
  ArchitectureSOA, .NETSOA, XML, WebserviceSOA SaaS Multitenant SOASAAS, MultitenantClient/ServerSOASOA, .NETSOASOA, .NET, Cloud.NETClient-Server, RDS CSaas, Multitenant
  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, Cloud-Based (Saas), MAC OSMS SQL Server, Oracle, Cloud-Based (Saas)Cloud-Based (Saas), Universally Compatible w/all Data Base PlatformsMS 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, MS SQL ExpressMS SQL Server, ODBC CompliantMS SQL Server, IBM DB2, OtherCloud-Based (Saas), MySQLMS SQL Server, Oracle, Cloud-Based (Saas), Microsoft AzureMS SQL Server, QuickbooksMS SQL Server, Amazon Web services (Cloud)Cloud-Based (Saas), MySQL
  Server OSLinux, Windows, Unix, .NETWindowsLinux, Windows, UnixLinux, Windows, UnixCompatible w/all Operating SystemsMac OS, Windows, Unix, Novell NetwareWindowsWindowsWindowsCompatible w/all Operating SystemsWindowsWindowsWindowsCompatible w/all Operating Systems
  Materials Management
   Inventory Control    Inventory Management    Advanced Material Mgmt.    Inventory Control    Inventory Summary    Multi-location Inventory for Distributor    Data Collection    Bar Coding    Advanced Inventory Mgmt    Complex MRO    Inventory Controls    Inventory Control    Materials Management Modules    Barcoding & Labeling  
   Vendor Managed Inventory    Lot Traceability    Bar Coding        Inventory Tracking    Advanced Shipping    Bar Coding    Bill of Materials    Inventory Management    Costing    Manufacturing    Lot and Serial Tracking        Bill Of Materials  
   Wireless Warehouse Management System        Handheld        Bill of Materials    Bin Management    Bill Of Materials    Data Collection    M1 Calculators    Demand Forecasting    Material Planning    Master Scheduling        Dimensional Inventory Control  
           Material Handler Interface        Bar Coding    Order Promising    Handheld / Pocketview    Inventory Control        Inventory Replenishment    Warehouse Management    Material Requirement Planning        Inventory Management  
           Material Movement        Job Tracking System    Real-Time Sustem    Inventory Control    Inventory Management        Project Budgeting        Repetitive Manufacturing        Lot & Serial Traceability  
           Prioritize Orders        Material Requirements Planning    Return Materials Authorization    Inventory Management    Materials Purchasing        Project Reporting                Mobile Warehousing  
           Sales Order Allocation                Lot and Serial Control    Materials Solutions        Scheduling and Resourcing                MRP & Inventory Forecast  
                           Material Management     Physical Inventory                        Production Scheduling & Capacity Planning  
                               Wireless System                          
  Sales Order Management
   Packing Slip & Shipping Management    Document Flow Mgmt.    Order Management    Purchasing Management    Commission Tracking    Automated Order Processing    Order Entry    Complete Order Management    Advanced Bill of Materials    Collaborative Solutions    Sales & Marketing    Advanced Forecast    Sales and Order Management Modules    Automatic Order Processing  
   Quoting and Estimating    Ecommerce Shopping Cart    Sales Management    RF Warehousing    Competitor Intelligence Database    Automated Payments    Quoting / Estimating    Demand Management    Estimating & Quote Mgmt.    Component Repair    Sales Management    Quoting and Estimating        Configurable Manufacturing Modes  
   Sales Orders    Point Of Sale    Demand Management    Sales Monitoring    Customer Orders    One Click Purchase Orders    Vender Returns    Electronic Data Interchange (EDI)    Lead Management    Coordinate Projects        Sales Order and Processing        EDI / Ecommerce  
       Report Writer    Electronic Data Interchange        E D I    Order Management        Invoice Order History    Project Mgmt    Customer Orders                 Field Service & Projects  
       Return Mgmt    Estimate / Quote Mgmt.        Order Entry & Tracking    Procure-to-Pay Purchasing        Order Enrty        Field Service                Manufacturing Quoting  
       Sales Analysis    Storefront        Quote Tracking    Real Time Order Status        Quoting & Estimating        Sales                Packing, Shipping, & RMAs  
       Sales Orders            Sales Order    Self-Service Vendor Center        Return Merchandise Authorization        Sales Quotes                Sales Reporting & Analysis  
                       Shipping Integration        Sales & Service Management                        Workflow & Routing  
                       Streamlined Receiving        Shipping Logistics                          
  Financial Management
   Financial Overview    Budget Management    General Ledger    Business Intelligence    accounting Overview    General Ledger, Payables & Receivables    Accounts Payable    Accounts Payable    General Ledger    Accounts Payable & Receivable    AP / AR    Fixed Asset Management    Financial Management Modules    Accounts Payable   
   General Ledger    Accounts Payable    Accounts Payable    Data Collection    Accounts Receivable / Accounts Payable    Financial Summary    Accounts Receivable    Accounts Receivable    Accounts Payable    Budget Management    Financial Management Overview    General Ledger        Accounts Receivable  
   Finanacial Reporting    Accounts Receivable    Accounts Receivable    Financial Overview    Costing    Advanced Billing    Budgeting / Cashflow    Business Intelligence    Accounts Receivable    Cash Flow    Fixed Assets    Lean Tools / Lean Vouchering        Bank Reconcile & Credit Card Import  
   Accounts Payable    Activity Based Costing    Multi-Cureancy / Company        Expense Project Tracking    Amortization Schedules    Executive Overview    Cash Flow    Multi-Currency    Consolidate Accounts    General Ledger    Multi-Currency        Configurable Costing Methods  
   Accounts Receivable    Tax Management    Financial Mgmt Overview        Inventory Valuation    Multi-currency Transactions    General Ledger    Financial Management    Payroll    Financial Summary    International Capabilities    Multiple Cost Sets        Financial Reporting (Multi Site / Company)  
   Electronic Data Interchange (EDI)    Assests Register    Tax Connect        Multi-Company Financial Consolidation    Project Accounting    Payroll    Fixed Assets        Fixed Assets    Project Accounting    Payables Management        General Accounting   
       Payroll    Cash / Asset Mgmt            Revenue Recognition    QuickBooks    General Ledger        General Ledger        Receivables Management        General Ledger  
       Analytics    Global Engines                    International Accounting        Sales Contract Mgmt.        Human Resources        Project Accounting  
                               Multi-Currency Management                        Tax Management  
                               Payroll Management                          
  Production Management
   Bill of Manufacture (BOM)    Bill of Materials    Production Mgmt     Discrete Manufacturing    Barcode Labeling    Advanced Multi-location Inventory    Advanced Scheduling    Advanced Production Scheduling    Job Management    Asset Design    Bill of Materials    Lean Tools / Consolidated Planning    Production Management Modules    Bill Of Materials  
   Engineering Change Order    Engineering Change Control    Advanced Production    Process Manufacturing    Capacity Planning    Aseembly Management    Job Management    Engineer-to-Order    M1 SFE Shop floor Entry    Batch Process    Key Production Features    Engineering Change Order        Configurable Manufacturing   
   Manufacturing & Production Reporting     Factory Documentation    Advanced Quality Mgmt        Complex Assembly    Work Order Management    Order Costing     Lean Manufacturing    Order Managent    Configure / Make / Assemble    Product Builder    Labor Tracking        Integrated QMS & ECO / ECR  
   MES    Cost Tracking    Job Management        Labor & Time Tracking        Quality Management    Management Solutions    Product Configurator    Constraint-Based Scheduling        Lean Capabilities        Mobile Shop Floor  
   Material & Capacity Requirements Planning    Planning and Scheduling    Lean Manufacturing        Multi-Plants        Rapid Documentation    Production Configurator    Quality / Warranty    Engineer to Order        Lean Tools / Labor Tracking        Production & WIP Reporting  
   Production Overview    Projects and Contracts    Manufacturing Execution Systm.        Plant Floor Mobile Access        Shipping    Project Management    Scheduling    Make to Project        MAX Visual Shop Scheduler        Production Scheduling & Capacity Planning  
   Quality Management    Quality Mgmt    Planning & Scheduling        PLC Machine Integration        Shop Floor Control    Quality Control        Multisite Planning        Shop Floor Control        Time Tracking, Job Costing, & Outsourcing  
   Real Time Monitoring    Quotations    Planning and Scheduling        Preventative Maintenance            Quality Tracking        Project Management        Subcontract Processing        Work Order Documents  
       Requirements Planning    Product Data Management        Production Scheduling Overview            Shop Floor Control        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    Supply Chain Mgmt.        Online Order & Tracking    Supply Chain Overview    Advanced Scheduling    Advanced Planning and Scheduling    Purchasing Mgmt.    Distribution    Key Supply Chain Features    Bar Coding    Supply Chain Management Modules    Customer / Vendor Portals  
   Demand Planning    Freight Calculator    Inventory Management        Online Tool Release        Demand Forecasting    Forecasting Trust    Purchasing RFQ    Equipment        Backflush by Operation        Lot & Serial Traceability  
   Materials Ordering    Inventory Forecasting    Purchase Management        Problem Control        Executive Overview    Shipping & Receiving Management    Shipping Mgmt.    Equipment Effectiveness        Purchasing Control        MRP / Kanban / Replenishment  
   Outsource Central     Shipping Mgmt    Shipping & Receiving        Supplier Quality        Inventory Management    Supplier Relationship Management         Preventive Maintenance        Subcontract Processing        Production Scheduling & Capacity Planning  
           Sourcing        Supply Chain Overview        Purchasing / Receiving    Supply Chain Manager        Procurement        Supplier Kanban        Receiving / Picking / Packing / Shipping  
           Supplier Relationship Mgmt.                            Supply Chain                Requisitions & Purchase Orders  
           Warehouse Management                            Warehousing                Supply Chain Management  
                                                       Supply / Demand Forecasting  
  Customer Relationship Management
   Customer Relationship Management (CRM)    Contact Management    Customer Relations Overview    CRM    Configurator Pricing     Incentive Management    CRM    Customer & Prospect Management    Call Management    CRM Features    Marketing Automation    Customer Service Portal    CRM Modules    Built-in CRM  
       CRM for Syspro    Campaign Connect        Cost & Quote Estimating    Job and Project Tracking    Sales Forecasting    Customer Relationship Management    Contact Manager    Customer Services    Sales Force Automation            Calendar Reminders / Follow-ups  
           Case Management        Customer Master List    Partner Relationship    WebView    Sales Forecasting        Information Shring                Custom Lead Pipelines   
           Customer Relationship Management        Customer Relations Summary    Sales Order Management        Sales Opportunity & Marketing Management         Mobility Features                Customer & Contact Management  
           Informatin Worker        Field Service    Self Service Customer Portal        Service Management        Sales Configurator                 Customer Case Management  
           Lead / Opportunity Mgmt        Opportunity Tracking    Website                                Integrated CRM  
           Mobile Connect        Quick Quoter                                    Last Touch Reporting  
           Service Management        Quote Tracking                                    Mobile Access & Field Service  
                                                       Sales Management & Quote Tracking  
  Additional Capabilities
   Payroll Processing    Document Mgmt    Cloud Deployment    Multi-Channel Retail and Direct Marketing    Business Intelligence    Real Time Dashboards    Time and Attendance    Business Web    Document Mgmt    B2B Contracting    Alert System    Exact Synergy    Additional Modules    Application Programming Interface  
   Work Force Management    Espresso Mobile    Compliance Overview    Wholesale Distribution    Computer Aided Design    Security    Crystal Reports    Crystal Reports    Human Resources    Business Analytics    Business Intelligence and Reporting    Exact Event Manager        Cetec ERP Application Programming Interface (API)  
           Composite Applications        Document Control System        Data Conversions    Data Conversion    M1 WebGear Interface    Employee Self-Service    Compliance Management            Custom Report Writer  
           Composite Applications        E-Commerce        Document Control    Document Control    System Security    Expense Management     Human Resource Management            Custom Workflow & Alerting  
           Document Mgmt        Electronic Data Interchange        QuickView    Global Application Builder    Unlimited View    Human Resources    Service Managment            Ecommerce, EDI, & Credit Card Processing  
           Enterprise Content Mgmt        Groupware Communication            Online System / Time and Attendance        Mobile Solutions                Email Interfacing with Customers & Vendors  
           Enterprise Performance Mgmt        Human Resources Overview                    Payroll, Time & Attendance                Enterprise Document Management  
           Epicor Everywhere FrameworkEpicor Everywhere Frame        SmartPlex Mobile Access                    Recruitment, Training & Developemnt                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
   IQMS EnterpriseIQ Training Programs     STARS    Business Process Outsourcing        Security    Customer Care    Account Manager    FastRESPONSE    Services & Support    Implementation    Support Options    Training and Education    Service & Support Modules    Cetec ERP Lite, Standard & Gold Levels  
   IQMS Professional Services and Consulting    Support    Epicor Consulting        Training Strategies    NetSuite Central    Classroom Training    Global Shop Solutions Consulting        Support        Customer Support        Custom Development & Integration  
   IQMS Technical Support    Training and Education    Hosting Services            Site Consultation    E-Learning    Global Shop Solutions University        Training        Consultation Services        Data Migration  
   Software Updates and Maintenance Program        Learning & Educational Services                Onsite and ISO Consulting    Learning & Educational Services                        Local / Resident Hosting  
           Managed Services                Phone Support    Training Strategies                         On-Site Implementation Consulting  
           Professional Services                                            Project Discovery & Gap Analysis  
           Subscription Services                                            Services User Training Programs  
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