ERP Software Comparison of the Energy Industry with Mixed Mode Manufacturing, Cloud-Based (SaaS)

A comprehensive independent review and ERP Software comparison for the Energy Industry with Mixed Mode Manufacturing on a Cloud Based (SaaS) 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 NameEpicor ERPSYSPROSage ERP X3NetSuite ERPIFS Applications 9.0Global Shop SolutionsMicrosoft Dynamics AXS2K EnterpriseJobBOSS Shop Management SolutionCetec ERP
  Version10.007.07Always Current9.02016.2AX 7 20165.512.0Always Current
  Price Range$4K -500K$25K-500K onsite$2600/ user-$10K-100K$300K-2M$5K-500K$20K-750KPlease inquire-$299-$200K$40/User/Month-
  Financing OptionsLease, Owner Financing, Lease to ownLease, Owner Financing, SubscriptionOwner Financing, Lease to ownSubscriptionSubscriptionFinancing, Leasing OptionsLease, Owner Financing, FinancingLease, FinancingFinancingSubscription
  User Range1-2000+4-100020-1000+10+unlimited40-50003-10005-2,25010+ unlimited1-1005-Unlimited
  Multi SiteYesYesYesYesYesYesYesYesYesYes
  Multi NationalYesYes, 60+ Countries YesYesYesYesYesYes ( UK, CA, Caribbean)NoYes
  ArchitectureSOASOA, XML, Webservice SAAS, MultitenantSOASOASOA, .NET, CloudSOAClient/Server or CloSaas, Multitenant
  Database PlatformMS SQL Server, Cloud-Based (Saas), MAC OSMS SQL Server, Other, Cloud-Based (Saas), Universally Compatible w/all Data Base PlatformsMS 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), MySQLMS SQL Server, ODBC Compliant, Cloud-Based (Saas)MS SQL Server, Oracle, Cloud-Based (Saas), Microsoft AzureIBM DB2, Cloud-Based (Saas)MS SQL Server, Cloud-Based (Saas), MS SQL ExpressCloud-Based (Saas), MySQL
  Server OSLinux, Windows, UnixWindowsLinux, Windows, UnixMac OS, Windows, Unix, Novell NetwareCompatible w/all Operating SystemsWindowsWindowsLinux, Windows, IBM Power SystemMac OS, WindowsCompatible w/all Operating Systems
  Materials Management
   Advanced Material Mgmt.    Inventory Management    Inventory Control    Multi-location Inventory for Distributor    Complex MRO    Bar Coding    Inventory Controls    Master Production Schedule (MPS)    Lot and Serial Control    Barcoding & Labeling  
   Bar Coding    Lot Traceability        Advanced Shipping    Costing    Bill of Materials    Manufacturing    Material Requirement Planning    Material Control    Bill Of Materials  
   Handheld            Bin Management    Demand Forecasting    Data Collection    Material Planning            Dimensional Inventory Control  
   Material Handler Interface            Order Promising    Inventory Replenishment    Inventory Control    Warehouse Management            Inventory Management  
   Material Movement            Real-Time Sustem    Project Budgeting    Inventory Management                Lot & Serial Traceability  
   Prioritize Orders            Return Materials Authorization    Project Reporting    Materials & Inventory                Mobile Warehousing  
   Sales Order Allocation                Scheduling and Resourcing    Materials Purchasing                MRP & Inventory Forecast  
                       Materials Solutions                Production Scheduling & Capacity Planning  
                       Physical Inventory                  
                       Wireless System                  
  Sales Order Management
   Order Management    Document Flow Mgmt.    Purchasing Management    Automated Order Processing    Collaborative Solutions    Complete Order Management    Sales & Marketing    Order Processing    Job Entry    Automatic Order Processing  
   Sales Management    Ecommerce Shopping Cart    RF Warehousing    Automated Payments    Component Repair    Demand Management    Sales Management    Work Order Processing    Sales Order Processing    Configurable Manufacturing Modes  
   Demand Management    Point Of Sale    Sales Monitoring    One Click Purchase Orders    Coordinate Projects    Electronic Data Interchange (EDI)                EDI / Ecommerce  
   Electronic Data Interchange    Report Writer        Order Management    Customer Orders     Invoice Order History                Field Service & Projects  
   Estimate / Quote Mgmt.    Return Mgmt        Procure-to-Pay Purchasing    Field Service    Order Enrty                Manufacturing Quoting  
   Storefront    Sales Analysis        Real Time Order Status    Sales    Quoting & Estimating                Packing, Shipping, & RMAs  
       Sales Orders        Self-Service Vendor Center    Sales Quotes    Return Merchandise Authorization                Sales Reporting & Analysis  
               Shipping Integration        Sales & Service Management                Workflow & Routing  
               Streamlined Receiving        Sales Application                  
                       Shipping Logistics                  
  Financial Management
   General Ledger    Budget Management    Business Intelligence    General Ledger, Payables & Receivables    Accounts Payable & Receivable    Accounting Application     AP / AR    Accounts Payable    Accounts Payable    Accounts Payable   
   Accounts Payable    Accounts Payable    Data Collection    Financial Summary    Budget Management    Accounts Payable    Financial Management Overview    Accounts Receivable    Accounts Receivable    Accounts Receivable  
   Accounts Receivable    Accounts Receivable    Financial Overview    Advanced Billing    Cash Flow    Accounts Receivable    Fixed Assets    Financial Highlights    General Ledger    Bank Reconcile & Credit Card Import  
   Multi-Cureancy / Company    Activity Based Costing        Amortization Schedules    Consolidate Accounts    Business Intelligence    General Ledger    General Ledger    Payroll    Configurable Costing Methods  
   Financial Mgmt Overview    Tax Management        Multi-currency Transactions    Financial Summary    Business Intelligence Application    International Capabilities            Financial Reporting (Multi Site / Company)  
   Tax Connect    Assests Register        Project Accounting    Fixed Assets    Cash Flow    Project Accounting            General Accounting   
   Cash / Asset Mgmt    Payroll        Revenue Recognition    General Ledger    Financial Management                General Ledger  
   Global Engines    Analytics            Sales Contract Mgmt.    Fixed Assets                Project Accounting  
                       General Ledger                Tax Management  
                       International Accounting                  
                       Multi-Currency Management                  
                       Payroll Management                  
  Production Management
   Production Mgmt     Bill of Materials    Discrete Manufacturing    Advanced Multi-location Inventory    Asset Design    Advanced Production Scheduling    Bill of Materials    Capacity Requirements Planning    Quality Management    Bill Of Materials  
   Advanced Production    Engineering Change Control    Process Manufacturing    Aseembly Management    Batch Process    Cost Breakdown Application    Key Production Features    Shop Floor Control    Shop Floor Control    Configurable Manufacturing   
   Advanced Quality Mgmt    Factory Documentation        Work Order Management    Configure / Make / Assemble    Engineer-to-Order    Product Builder            Integrated QMS & ECO / ECR  
   Job Management    Cost Tracking            Constraint-Based Scheduling    Lean Manufacturing                Mobile Shop Floor  
   Lean Manufacturing    Planning and Scheduling            Engineer to Order    Management Solutions                Production & WIP Reporting  
   Manufacturing Execution Systm.    Projects and Contracts            Make to Project    Planning & Scheduling                Production Scheduling & Capacity Planning  
   Planning & Scheduling    Quality Mgmt            Multisite Planning    Production Configurator                Time Tracking, Job Costing, & Outsourcing  
   Planning and Scheduling    Quotations            Project Management    Project Management Application                Work Order Documents  
   Product Data Management    Requirements Planning            Repetitive Manufacturing    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
   Supply Chain Mgmt.    EDI Solution        Supply Chain Overview    Distribution    Advanced Planning and Scheduling    Key Supply Chain Features    Inventory Management    ShopView    Customer / Vendor Portals  
   Inventory Management    Freight Calculator            Equipment    Forecasting Trust                Lot & Serial Traceability  
   Purchase Management    Inventory Forecasting            Equipment Effectiveness    Shipping & Receiving Management                MRP / Kanban / Replenishment  
   Shipping & Receiving    Shipping Mgmt            Preventive Maintenance    Supplier Relationship Management                 Production Scheduling & Capacity Planning  
   Sourcing                Procurement    Supply Chain Manager                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 Relations Overview    Contact Management    CRM    Incentive Management    CRM Features    CRM Application    Marketing Automation    Customer Relationship Management    Customer Relationship Management    Built-in CRM  
   Campaign Connect    CRM for Syspro        Job and Project Tracking    Customer Services    Customer & Prospect Management    Sales Force Automation    Marketing Automation        Calendar Reminders / Follow-ups  
   Case Management            Partner Relationship    Information Shring    Customer Relationship Management        Remote Sales Force Automation        Custom Lead Pipelines   
   Customer Relationship Management            Sales Order Management    Mobility Features    Sales Forecasting                Customer & Contact Management  
   Information Worker            Self Service Customer Portal    Sales Configurator     Sales Opportunity & Marketing Management                 Customer Case Management  
   Lead / Opportunity Mgmt            Website        Service Management                Integrated CRM  
   Mobile Connect                                    Last Touch Reporting  
   Service Management                                    Mobile Access & Field Service  
                                       Sales Management & Quote Tracking  
  Additional Capabilities
   Cloud Deployment    Document Mgmt    Multi-Channel Retail and Direct Marketing    Real Time Dashboards    B2B Contracting     Simplified Label Printing    Alert System    (EDI) Electronic Data Interchange    Automated Workflow    Application Programming Interface  
   Compliance Overview    Espresso Mobile    Wholesale Distribution    Security    Business Analytics    Business Web    Business Intelligence and Reporting    Distribution Management        Cetec ERP Application Programming Interface (API)  
   Composite Applications                Employee Self-Service    CAD Interface Application    Compliance Management    e Business Applications        Custom Report Writer  
   Composite Applications                Expense Management     Crystal Reports    Human Resource Management    S2K Mobile        Custom Workflow & Alerting  
   Document Mgmt                Human Resources    Data Conversion    Service Managment            Ecommerce, EDI, & Credit Card Processing  
   Enterprise Content Mgmt                Mobile Solutions    Document Control                Email Interfacing with Customers & Vendors  
   Enterprise Performance Mgmt                Payroll, Time & Attendance    Document Control Application                Enterprise Document Management  
   Epicor Everywhere FrameworkEpicor Everywhere Frame                Recruitment, Training & Developemnt    Electronic Data Exchange                Pulse Report  
   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
   Business Process Outsourcing    STARS        Customer Care    Implementation    FastRESPONSE    Support Options        Customer Portal    Cetec ERP Lite, Standard & Gold Levels  
   Epicor Consulting    Support        NetSuite Central    Support    Global Shop Solutions Consulting            Customization     Custom Development & Integration  
   Hosting Services    Training and Education        Site Consultation    Training    Global Shop Solutions University            Training and Education    Data Migration  
   Learning & Educational Services                    Learning & Educational Services                Local / Resident Hosting  
   Managed Services                    Training Strategies                 On-Site Implementation Consulting  
   Professional Services                                    Project Discovery & Gap Analysis  
   Subscription Services                                    Services User Training Programs  

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