ERP Software Review, Hightech/Semiconductors, Repetitive/Make to Stock MFG, Cloud-Based (SaaS)

A comprehensive independent review and ERP Software comparison for the Hightech/Semiconductors Industry with Repetitive/Make to Stock 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 NamePlex Manufacturing CloudEpicor ERPEnterpriseIQSYSPROSage ERP X3NetSuite ERPIFS Applications 8.0Global Shop SolutionsExpandable ERP Cetec ERP
  VersionAlways Current10.0015.27.07Always Current8.02016.29.3.0Always Current
  Price Range$5K + per month-$4K -500K$50K- $2M$25K-500K onsite$2600/ user-$10K-100K$300K-2M$5K-500K$20K-200K or$250/User/Mo $40/User/Month-
  Financing OptionsSubscriptionLease, Owner Financing, Lease to ownLease, Financing, Leasing Options, SubscriptionLease, Owner Financing, SubscriptionOwner Financing, Lease to ownSubscriptionSubscriptionFinancing, Leasing OptionsSubscription, LicensedSubscription
  User Range20-1000+1-2000+5-Unlimited4-100020-1000+10+unlimited40-50003-10001-Unlimited5-Unlimited
  Multi SiteYesYesYesYesYesYesYesYesYesYes
  Multi NationalYesYesyesYes, 60+ Countries YesYesYesYesYesYes
  ArchitectureSaaS Multitenant SOASOASOA, .NETSOA, XML, Webservice SAAS, MultitenantSOASOAWindows ClientServeSaas, Multitenant
  Database PlatformCloud-Based (Saas), Universally Compatible w/all Data Base PlatformsMS SQL Server, Cloud-Based (Saas), MAC OSMS 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, 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 CloudCloud-Based (Saas), MySQLMS SQL Server, ODBC Compliant, Cloud-Based (Saas)MS SQL Server, Cloud-Based (Saas)Cloud-Based (Saas), MySQL
  Server OSCompatible w/all Operating SystemsLinux, Windows, UnixLinux, Windows, Unix, .NETWindowsLinux, Windows, UnixMac OS, Windows, Unix, Novell NetwareCompatible w/all Operating SystemsWindowsWindowsCompatible w/all Operating Systems
  Materials Management
   Inventory Summary    Advanced Material Mgmt.    Inventory Control    Inventory Management    Inventory Control    Multi-location Inventory for Distributor    Complex MRO    Bar Coding    Consignment Inventory     Barcoding & Labeling  
   Inventory Tracking    Bar Coding    Vendor Managed Inventory    Lot Traceability        Advanced Shipping    Costing    Bill of Materials    Inventory Accuracy     Bill Of Materials  
   Bill of Materials    Handheld    Wireless Warehouse Management System            Bin Management    Demand Forecasting    Data Collection    Inventory Control    Dimensional Inventory Control  
   Bar Coding    Material Handler Interface                Order Promising    Inventory Replenishment    Inventory Control    Inventory RESTful API     Inventory Management  
   Job Tracking System    Material Movement                Real-Time Sustem    Project Budgeting    Inventory Management    Lot Tracking    Lot & Serial Traceability  
   Material Requirements Planning    Prioritize Orders                Return Materials Authorization    Project Reporting    Materials & Inventory    Materials Management    Mobile Warehousing  
       Sales Order Allocation                    Scheduling and Resourcing    Materials Purchasing    Serial & Lot Production Control RESTful APIs    MRP & Inventory Forecast  
                               Materials Solutions    Serial Number Tracking     Production Scheduling & Capacity Planning  
                               Physical Inventory          
                               Wireless System          
  Sales Order Management
   Commission Tracking    Order Management    Packing Slip & Shipping Management    Document Flow Mgmt.    Purchasing Management    Automated Order Processing    Collaborative Solutions    Complete Order Management    Configuration Control     Automatic Order Processing  
   Competitor Intelligence Database    Sales Management    Quoting and Estimating    Ecommerce Shopping Cart    RF Warehousing    Automated Payments    Component Repair    Demand Management    Electronic Data Transmission    Configurable Manufacturing Modes  
   Customer Orders    Demand Management    Sales Orders    Point Of Sale    Sales Monitoring    One Click Purchase Orders    Coordinate Projects    Electronic Data Interchange (EDI)    Pack-Out Ship     EDI / Ecommerce  
   E D I    Electronic Data Interchange        Report Writer        Order Management    Customer Orders     Invoice Order History    Quick Sales Order Entry     Field Service & Projects  
   Order Entry & Tracking    Estimate / Quote Mgmt.        Return Mgmt        Procure-to-Pay Purchasing    Field Service    Order Enrty    Return Material Authorization    Manufacturing Quoting  
   Quote Tracking    Storefront        Sales Analysis        Real Time Order Status    Sales    Quoting & Estimating    Sales Order Credit Card Validation    Packing, Shipping, & RMAs  
   Sales Order            Sales Orders        Self-Service Vendor Center    Sales Quotes    Return Merchandise Authorization    Sales Order Management     Sales Reporting & Analysis  
                       Shipping Integration        Sales & Service Management    Shipping RESTful API     Workflow & Routing  
                       Streamlined Receiving        Sales Application    Volume Pricing      
                               Shipping Logistics          
  Financial Management
   accounting Overview    General Ledger    Financial Overview    Budget Management    Business Intelligence    General Ledger, Payables & Receivables    Accounts Payable & Receivable    Accounting Application     Accounting RESTful APIs     Accounts Payable   
   Accounts Receivable / Accounts Payable    Accounts Payable    General Ledger    Accounts Payable    Data Collection    Financial Summary    Budget Management    Accounts Payable    Accounts Payable     Accounts Receivable  
   Costing    Accounts Receivable    Finanacial Reporting    Accounts Receivable    Financial Overview    Advanced Billing    Cash Flow    Accounts Receivable    Accounts Receivable     Bank Reconcile & Credit Card Import  
   Expense Project Tracking    Multi-Cureancy / Company    Accounts Payable    Activity Based Costing        Amortization Schedules    Consolidate Accounts    Business Intelligence    Bank Reconciliation     Configurable Costing Methods  
   Inventory Valuation    Financial Mgmt Overview    Accounts Receivable    Tax Management        Multi-currency Transactions    Financial Summary    Business Intelligence Application    Business Intelligence & Analytics    Financial Reporting (Multi Site / Company)  
   Multi-Company Financial Consolidation    Tax Connect    Electronic Data Interchange (EDI)    Assests Register        Project Accounting    Fixed Assets    Cash Flow    Financial Reporting    General Accounting   
       Cash / Asset Mgmt        Payroll        Revenue Recognition    General Ledger    Financial Management    Foreign Currency     General Ledger  
       Global Engines        Analytics            Sales Contract Mgmt.    Fixed Assets    General Ledger     Project Accounting  
                               General Ledger    Multiple Company     Tax Management  
                               International Accounting          
                               Multi-Currency Management          
                               Payroll Management          
  Production Management
   Barcode Labeling    Production Mgmt     Bill of Manufacture (BOM)    Bill of Materials    Discrete Manufacturing    Advanced Multi-location Inventory    Asset Design    Advanced Production Scheduling    Integration For Finite Capacity    Bill Of Materials  
   Capacity Planning    Advanced Production    Engineering Change Order    Engineering Change Control    Process Manufacturing    Aseembly Management    Batch Process    Cost Breakdown Application    Job Scheduling & Costing     Configurable Manufacturing   
   Complex Assembly    Advanced Quality Mgmt    Manufacturing & Production Reporting     Factory Documentation        Work Order Management    Configure / Make / Assemble    Engineer-to-Order    Master Scheduling & Planning    Integrated QMS & ECO / ECR  
   Labor & Time Tracking    Job Management    MES    Cost Tracking            Constraint-Based Scheduling    Lean Manufacturing    Shop Floor Routing    Mobile Shop Floor  
   Multi-Plants    Lean Manufacturing    Material & Capacity Requirements Planning    Planning and Scheduling            Engineer to Order    Management Solutions        Production & WIP Reporting  
   Plant Floor Mobile Access    Manufacturing Execution Systm.    Production Overview    Projects and Contracts            Make to Project    Planning & Scheduling        Production Scheduling & Capacity Planning  
   PLC Machine Integration    Planning & Scheduling    Quality Management    Quality Mgmt            Multisite Planning    Production Configurator        Time Tracking, Job Costing, & Outsourcing  
   Preventative Maintenance    Planning and Scheduling    Real Time Monitoring    Quotations            Project Management    Project Management Application        Work Order Documents  
   Production Scheduling Overview    Product Data Management        Requirements Planning            Repetitive Manufacturing    Quality Control Application          
   Shop Floor Control            Shop Clock            Shop Floor Reporting    Quality Tracking          
   Statistical Process Controls                        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
   Online Order & Tracking    Supply Chain Mgmt.    Capable to Promise    EDI Solution        Supply Chain Overview    Distribution    Advanced Planning and Scheduling    e-Purchase Order Requisitions    Customer / Vendor Portals  
   Online Tool Release    Inventory Management    Demand Planning    Freight Calculator            Equipment    Forecasting Trust    Electronic Data Transmission    Lot & Serial Traceability  
   Problem Control    Purchase Management    Materials Ordering    Inventory Forecasting            Equipment Effectiveness    Shipping & Receiving Management    Lot Tracking    MRP / Kanban / Replenishment  
   Supplier Quality    Shipping & Receiving    Outsource Central     Shipping Mgmt            Preventive Maintenance    Supplier Relationship Management     PO From SO Create Workbench    Production Scheduling & Capacity Planning  
   Supply Chain Overview    Sourcing                    Procurement    Supply Chain Manager    Purchasing    Receiving / Picking / Packing / Shipping  
       Supplier Relationship Mgmt.                    Supply Chain        Purchasing RESTful API     Requisitions & Purchase Orders  
       Warehouse Management                    Warehousing        Serial & Lot Product Control     Supply Chain Management  
                                   Serial Number Product Tracking    Supply / Demand Forecasting  
  Customer Relationship Management
   Configurator Pricing     Customer Relations Overview    Customer Relationship Management (CRM)    Contact Management    CRM    Incentive Management    CRM Features    CRM Application    Customer Support     Built-in CRM  
   Cost & Quote Estimating    Campaign Connect        CRM for Syspro        Job and Project Tracking    Customer Services    Customer & Prospect Management    Expandable CRM    Calendar Reminders / Follow-ups  
   Customer Master List    Case Management                Partner Relationship    Information Shring    Customer Relationship Management    Integration for Salesforce CRM    Custom Lead Pipelines   
   Customer Relations Summary    Customer Relationship Management                Sales Order Management    Mobility Features    Sales Forecasting        Customer & Contact Management  
   Field Service    Information Worker                Self Service Customer Portal    Sales Configurator     Sales Opportunity & Marketing Management         Customer Case Management  
   Opportunity Tracking    Lead / Opportunity Mgmt                Website        Service Management        Integrated CRM  
   Quick Quoter    Mobile Connect                                Last Touch Reporting  
   Quote Tracking    Service Management                                Mobile Access & Field Service  
                                       Sales Management & Quote Tracking  
  Additional Capabilities
   Business Intelligence    Cloud Deployment    Payroll Processing    Document Mgmt    Multi-Channel Retail and Direct Marketing    Real Time Dashboards    B2B Contracting     Simplified Label Printing    Additional Capabilities Overview    Application Programming Interface  
   Computer Aided Design    Compliance Overview    Work Force Management    Espresso Mobile    Wholesale Distribution    Security    Business Analytics    Business Web    Business Intelligence Products    Cetec ERP Application Programming Interface (API)  
   Document Control System    Composite Applications                    Employee Self-Service    CAD Interface Application    Engineering Products    Custom Report Writer  
   E-Commerce    Composite Applications                    Expense Management     Crystal Reports    High Technology Package    Custom Workflow & Alerting  
   Electronic Data Interchange    Document Mgmt                    Human Resources    Data Conversion    Integration Programming Interfaces    Ecommerce, EDI, & Credit Card Processing  
   Groupware Communication    Enterprise Content Mgmt                    Mobile Solutions    Document Control    Medical Technology Package    Email Interfacing with Customers & Vendors  
   Human Resources Overview    Enterprise Performance Mgmt                    Payroll, Time & Attendance    Document Control Application    Product Management    Enterprise Document Management  
   SmartPlex Mobile Access    Epicor Everywhere FrameworkEpicor Everywhere Frame                    Recruitment, Training & Developemnt    Electronic Data Exchange    Quality & Regulatory    Pulse Report  
       Global Business Mgmt                        Global Application Builder    Security & Business Monitoring Products      
       Human Capital Mgmt.                        Key Performance Indicators Application    Usability & Data Collection Utilities      
       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
   Security    Business Process Outsourcing    IQMS EnterpriseIQ Training Programs     STARS        Customer Care    Implementation    FastRESPONSE    Client Support & Training Overview    Cetec ERP Lite, Standard & Gold Levels  
   Training Strategies    Epicor Consulting    IQMS Professional Services and Consulting    Support        NetSuite Central    Support    Global Shop Solutions Consulting    Customer Support Module    Custom Development & Integration  
       Hosting Services    IQMS Technical Support    Training and Education        Site Consultation    Training    Global Shop Solutions University    Direct Implementation Services    Data Migration  
       Learning & Educational Services    Software Updates and Maintenance Program                    Learning & Educational Services    Meditech Validation Products & Services    Local / Resident Hosting  
       Managed Services                        Training Strategies     Support & Professional Services    On-Site Implementation Consulting  
       Professional Services                            User Product & Process Training    Project Discovery & Gap Analysis  
       Subscription Services                                Services User Training Programs  

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