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 ERPPriority Software ERPSAP Business One
  Version7. 7 20165.57Always Current2016.2Always Current17.3
  Price Range$25K-500K onsite$300K-2M$4K -500K$12K-100K$20K-750KPlease inquire-$2600/ user-$40/User/Month-$5K-500K$10K-100K$1,400-$3,000/license$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 OptionsSubscriptionSubscription, LicensedLease, Owner Financing, Lease to own
  User Range4-100040-50001-2000+5-5005-2,25010+ unlimited20-1000+5-Unlimited3-100010+unlimited5-1,00025-1000
  Multi SiteYesYesYesYesYesYesYesYesYesYesYesYes
  Multi NationalYes, 60+ Countries YesYesYesYesYes ( UK, CA, Caribbean)YesYesYesYesYesYes
  ArchitectureSOA, XML, WebserviceSOASOASOASOA, .NET, CloudSOA Saas, MultitenantSOASAAS, MultitenantAll current WindowsSOA
  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 Compliant, 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, Oracle, MS SQL ExpressMS 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 NetwareLinux, Windows, UnixMac 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    Materials Management Overview    Inventory Management  
   Lot Traceability    Costing    Bar Coding    Product Lifecycle Mgmt    Manufacturing    Material Requirement Planning        Bill Of Materials    Bill of Materials    Advanced Shipping    Mobile Devices, Barcode & RFID      
       Demand Forecasting    Handheld    Quality Management    Material Planning            Dimensional Inventory Control    Data Collection    Bin Management    Picking and Shipping      
       Inventory Replenishment    Material Handler Interface        Warehouse Management            Inventory Management    Inventory Control    Order Promising    Receiving & Put-Away      
       Project Budgeting    Material Movement                    Lot & Serial Traceability    Inventory Management    Real-Time Sustem    Replenishment      
       Project Reporting    Prioritize Orders                    Mobile Warehousing    Materials & Inventory    Return Materials Authorization    Traceability      
       Scheduling and Resourcing    Sales Order Allocation                    MRP & Inventory Forecast    Materials Purchasing              
                               Production Scheduling & Capacity Planning    Materials Solutions              
                                   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    Orders    Sales & Promotions  
   Ecommerce Shopping Cart    Component Repair    Sales Management        Sales Management    Work Order Processing    RF Warehousing    Configurable Manufacturing Modes    Demand Management    Automated Payments    Price Quotes      
   Point Of Sale    Coordinate Projects    Demand Management                Sales Monitoring    EDI / Ecommerce    Electronic Data Interchange (EDI)    One Click Purchase Orders    Tasks      
   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          
                                   Sales Application    Streamlined Receiving          
                                   Shipping Logistics              
  Financial Management
   Budget Management    Accounts Payable & Receivable    General Ledger    Financial Management    AP / AR    Accounts Payable    Business Intelligence    Accounts Payable     Accounting Application     General Ledger, Payables & Receivables    Billing    Financial Reporting  
   Accounts Payable    Budget Management    Accounts Payable        Financial Management Overview    Accounts Receivable    Data Collection    Accounts Receivable    Accounts Payable    Financial Summary    Budget Control    Accounting and Financials Overview  
   Accounts Receivable    Cash Flow    Accounts Receivable        Fixed Assets    Financial Highlights    Financial Overview    Bank Reconcile & Credit Card Import    Accounts Receivable    Advanced Billing    Cash Management    Banking & Reconciliation  
   Activity Based Costing    Consolidate Accounts    Multi-Cureancy / Company        General Ledger    General Ledger        Configurable Costing Methods    Business Intelligence    Amortization Schedules    Cost Control    Cost Accounting  
   Tax Management    Financial Summary    Financial Mgmt Overview        International Capabilities            Financial Reporting (Multi Site / Company)    Business Intelligence Application    Multi-currency Transactions    Financial Management Overview      
   Assests Register    Fixed Assets    Tax Connect        Project Accounting            General Accounting     Cash Flow    Project Accounting    Financial Statement Generator      
   Payroll    General Ledger    Cash / Asset Mgmt                    General Ledger    Financial Management    Revenue Recognition    Fixed Assets      
   Analytics    Sales Contract Mgmt.    Global Engines                    Project Accounting    Fixed Assets        Regulatory Compliance      
                               Tax Management    General Ledger              
                                   International Accounting              
                                   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    Production Management Overview      
   Engineering Change Control    Batch Process    Advanced Production        Key Production Features    Shop Floor Control    Process Manufacturing    Configurable Manufacturing     Cost Breakdown Application    Aseembly Management          
   Factory Documentation    Configure / Make / Assemble    Advanced Quality Mgmt        Product Builder            Integrated QMS & ECO / ECR    Engineer-to-Order    Work Order Management          
   Cost Tracking    Constraint-Based Scheduling    Job Management                    Mobile Shop Floor    Lean Manufacturing              
   Planning and Scheduling    Engineer to Order    Lean Manufacturing                    Production & WIP Reporting    Management Solutions              
   Projects and Contracts    Make to Project    Manufacturing Execution Systm.                    Production Scheduling & Capacity Planning    Planning & Scheduling              
   Quality Mgmt    Multisite Planning    Planning & Scheduling                    Time Tracking, Job Costing, & Outsourcing    Production Configurator              
   Quotations    Project Management    Planning and Scheduling                    Work Order Documents    Project Management Application              
   Requirements Planning    Repetitive Manufacturing    Product Data Management                        Quality Control Application              
   Shop Clock    Shop Floor Reporting                            Quality Tracking              
       Shop Order                            Shop Floor Control              
       Sub-Contract Management                            Shop Floor Data Collection Application              
                                   Shop Management              
                                   Software Preventative Maintenance Application              
                                   TrueView Data Display Application              
  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    CRM Application    Incentive Management    CRM Overview    CRM Overview  
   CRM for Syspro    Customer Services    Campaign Connect        Sales Force Automation    Marketing Automation        Calendar Reminders / Follow-ups    Customer & Prospect Management    Job and Project Tracking        Customer Data Management   
       Information Shring    Case Management            Remote Sales Force Automation        Custom Lead Pipelines     Customer Relationship Management    Partner Relationship          
       Mobility Features    Customer Relationship Management                    Customer & Contact Management    Sales Forecasting    Sales Order Management          
       Sales Configurator     Information Worker                    Customer Case Management    Sales Opportunity & Marketing Management     Self Service Customer Portal          
           Lead / Opportunity Mgmt                    Integrated CRM    Service Management    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     Simplified Label Printing    Real Time Dashboards    Mobile Solutions    E-Commerce  
   Espresso Mobile    Business Analytics    Compliance Overview        Business Intelligence and Reporting    Distribution Management    Wholesale Distribution    Cetec ERP Application Programming Interface (API)    Business Web    Security          
       Employee Self-Service    Composite Applications        Compliance Management    e Business Applications        Custom Report Writer    CAD Interface Application              
       Expense Management     Composite Applications        Human Resource Management    S2K Mobile        Custom Workflow & Alerting    Crystal Reports              
       Human Resources    Document Mgmt        Service Managment            Ecommerce, EDI, & Credit Card Processing    Data Conversion              
       Mobile Solutions    Enterprise Content Mgmt                    Email Interfacing with Customers & Vendors    Document Control              
       Payroll, Time & Attendance    Enterprise Performance Mgmt                    Enterprise Document Management    Document Control Application              
       Recruitment, Training & Developemnt    Epicor Everywhere FrameworkEpicor Everywhere Frame                    Pulse Report    Electronic Data Exchange              
           Global Business Mgmt                        Global Application Builder              
           Human Capital Mgmt.                        Key Performance Indicators Application              
           ICE Business Architecture                        Messaging System Application              
           Mobile                        Mobile Wireless Application              
           Product Data Mgmt                        Online System / Time and Attendance              
           Service Mgmt. Overview                        Process Documentation & Training              
           Social Enterprise                        RFID Technology Application              
           Subscription Services                                      
           Web 2.0                                      
  Services Support
   STARS    Implementation    Business Process Outsourcing        Support Options            Cetec ERP Lite, Standard & Gold Levels    FastRESPONSE    Customer Care    Customer Service & Support Overview    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                  

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