ERP Software Comparison for the Industrial Machinery Industry on MS SQL Server.

A comprehensive independent review and ERP Software comparison for the Industrial Machinery Industry with 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 NameEnterpriseIQSYSPROEpicor ERPSage ERP X3Infor VISUALE2 Shop SystemGlobal Shop SolutionsECi M1Microsoft Dynamics AXExpandable ERP Priority Software ERP
  Version15.27.010.0076.5.47.22016.28.0AX 7 20169.3.017.3
  Price Range$50K- $2M$25K-500K onsite$4K -500K$2600/ user-$12K-100K$5K-200K$5K-500K$10K-250K$20K-750K$20K-200K or$250/User/Mo $1,400-$3,000/license
  Financing OptionsLease, Financing, Leasing Options, SubscriptionLease, Owner Financing, SubscriptionLease, Owner Financing, Lease to ownOwner Financing, Lease to ownLease, Owner Financing, Lease to ownFinancing, Leasing OptionsFinancing, Leasing OptionsLease, Owner Financing, Lease to ownLease, Owner Financing, FinancingSubscription, LicensedSubscription, Licensed
  User Range5-Unlimited4-10001-2000+20-1000+5-5001-3003-10001-5005-2,2501-Unlimited5-1,000
  Multi SiteYesYesYesYesYesYesYesYesYesYesYes
  Multi NationalyesYes, 60+ Countries YesYesYesYesYesAU, NZ,US,CA,UK.YesYesYes
  ArchitectureSOA, .NETSOA, XML, WebserviceSOA SOAClient/ServerSOASOA, .NETSOA, .NET, CloudWindows ClientServeAll current Windows
  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)MS SQL Server, Progress, IBM DB2, Other, Oracle, Proprietary`MS SQL Server, MS SQL ExpressMS SQL Server, ODBC Compliant, Cloud-Based (Saas)MS SQL Server, IBM DB2, OtherMS SQL Server, Oracle, Cloud-Based (Saas), Microsoft AzureMS SQL Server, Cloud-Based (Saas)MS SQL Server, Oracle, MS SQL Express
  Server OSLinux, Windows, Unix, .NETWindowsLinux, Windows, UnixLinux, Windows, UnixLinux, Windows, UnixWindowsWindowsWindowsWindowsWindowsLinux, Windows, Unix
  Materials Management
   Inventory Control    Inventory Management    Advanced Material Mgmt.    Inventory Control    Enterprise Resource Planning    Data Collection    Bar Coding    Advanced Inventory Mgmt    Inventory Controls    Consignment Inventory     Materials Management Overview  
   Vendor Managed Inventory    Lot Traceability    Bar Coding        Product Lifecycle Mgmt    Bar Coding    Bill of Materials    Inventory Management    Manufacturing    Inventory Accuracy     Mobile Devices, Barcode & RFID  
   Wireless Warehouse Management System        Handheld        Quality Management    Bill Of Materials    Data Collection    M1 Calculators    Material Planning    Inventory Control    Picking and Shipping  
           Material Handler Interface            Handheld / Pocketview    Inventory Control        Warehouse Management    Inventory RESTful API     Receiving & Put-Away  
           Material Movement            Inventory Control    Inventory Management            Lot Tracking    Replenishment  
           Prioritize Orders            Inventory Management    Materials & Inventory            Materials Management    Traceability  
           Sales Order Allocation            Lot and Serial Control    Materials Purchasing            Serial & Lot Production Control RESTful APIs      
                       Material Management     Materials Solutions            Serial Number Tracking       
                           Physical Inventory                  
                           Wireless System                  
  Sales Order Management
   Packing Slip & Shipping Management    Document Flow Mgmt.    Order Management    Purchasing Management    Sales Management    Order Entry    Complete Order Management    Advanced Bill of Materials    Sales & Marketing    Configuration Control     Orders  
   Quoting and Estimating    Ecommerce Shopping Cart    Sales Management    RF Warehousing        Quoting / Estimating    Demand Management    Estimating & Quote Mgmt.    Sales Management    Electronic Data Transmission    Price Quotes  
   Sales Orders    Point Of Sale    Demand Management    Sales Monitoring        Vender Returns    Electronic Data Interchange (EDI)    Lead Management        Pack-Out Ship     Tasks  
       Report Writer    Electronic Data Interchange                Invoice Order History    Project Mgmt        Quick Sales Order Entry       
       Return Mgmt    Estimate / Quote Mgmt.                Order Enrty            Return Material Authorization      
       Sales Analysis    Storefront                Quoting & Estimating            Sales Order Credit Card Validation      
       Sales Orders                    Return Merchandise Authorization            Sales Order Management       
                           Sales & Service Management            Shipping RESTful API       
                           Sales Application            Volume Pricing      
                           Shipping Logistics                  
  Financial Management
   Financial Overview    Budget Management    General Ledger    Business Intelligence    Financial Management    Accounts Payable    Accounting Application     General Ledger    AP / AR    Accounting RESTful APIs     Billing  
   General Ledger    Accounts Payable    Accounts Payable    Data Collection        Accounts Receivable    Accounts Payable    Accounts Payable    Financial Management Overview    Accounts Payable     Budget Control  
   Finanacial Reporting    Accounts Receivable    Accounts Receivable    Financial Overview        Budgeting / Cashflow    Accounts Receivable    Accounts Receivable    Fixed Assets    Accounts Receivable     Cash Management  
   Accounts Payable    Activity Based Costing    Multi-Cureancy / Company            Executive Overview    Business Intelligence    Multi-Currency    General Ledger    Bank Reconciliation     Cost Control  
   Accounts Receivable    Tax Management    Financial Mgmt Overview            General Ledger    Business Intelligence Application    Payroll    International Capabilities    Business Intelligence & Analytics    Financial Management Overview  
   Electronic Data Interchange (EDI)    Assests Register    Tax Connect            Payroll    Cash Flow        Project Accounting    Financial Reporting    Financial Statement Generator  
       Payroll    Cash / Asset Mgmt            QuickBooks    Financial Management            Foreign Currency     Fixed Assets  
       Analytics    Global Engines                Fixed Assets            General Ledger     Regulatory Compliance  
                           General Ledger            Multiple Company       
                           International Accounting                  
                           Multi-Currency Management                  
                           Payroll Management                  
  Production Management
   Bill of Manufacture (BOM)    Bill of Materials    Production Mgmt     Discrete Manufacturing        Advanced Scheduling    Advanced Production Scheduling    Job Management    Bill of Materials    Integration For Finite Capacity    Production Management Overview  
   Engineering Change Order    Engineering Change Control    Advanced Production    Process Manufacturing        Job Management    Cost Breakdown Application    M1 SFE Shop floor Entry    Key Production Features    Job Scheduling & Costing       
   Manufacturing & Production Reporting     Factory Documentation    Advanced Quality Mgmt            Order Costing     Engineer-to-Order    Order Managent    Product Builder    Master Scheduling & Planning      
   MES    Cost Tracking    Job Management            Quality Management    Lean Manufacturing    Product Configurator        Shop Floor Routing      
   Material & Capacity Requirements Planning    Planning and Scheduling    Lean Manufacturing            Rapid Documentation    Management Solutions    Quality / Warranty              
   Production Overview    Projects and Contracts    Manufacturing Execution Systm.            Shipping    Planning & Scheduling    Scheduling              
   Quality Management    Quality Mgmt    Planning & Scheduling            Shop Floor Control    Production Configurator                  
   Real Time Monitoring    Quotations    Planning and Scheduling                Project Management Application                  
       Requirements Planning    Product Data Management                Quality Control Application                  
       Shop Clock                    Quality Tracking                  
                           Shop Floor Control                  
                           Shop Floor Data Collection Application                  
                           Shop Management                  
                           Software Preventative Maintenance Application                  
                           TrueView Data Display Application                  
  Supply Chain Management
   Capable to Promise    EDI Solution    Supply Chain Mgmt.        Enterprise Asset Mgmt    Advanced Scheduling    Advanced Planning and Scheduling    Purchasing Mgmt.    Key Supply Chain Features    e-Purchase Order Requisitions      
   Demand Planning    Freight Calculator    Inventory Management        Supply Chain Management    Demand Forecasting    Forecasting Trust    Purchasing RFQ        Electronic Data Transmission      
   Materials Ordering    Inventory Forecasting    Purchase Management            Executive Overview    Shipping & Receiving Management    Shipping Mgmt.        Lot Tracking      
   Outsource Central     Shipping Mgmt    Shipping & Receiving            Inventory Management    Supplier Relationship Management             PO From SO Create Workbench      
           Sourcing            Purchasing / Receiving    Supply Chain Manager            Purchasing      
           Supplier Relationship Mgmt.                            Purchasing RESTful API       
           Warehouse Management                            Serial & Lot Product Control       
                                       Serial Number Product Tracking      
  Customer Relationship Management
   Customer Relationship Management (CRM)    Contact Management    Customer Relations Overview    CRM    Customer Relations Mgmt    CRM    CRM Application    Call Management    Marketing Automation    Customer Support     CRM Overview  
       CRM for Syspro    Campaign Connect            Sales Forecasting    Customer & Prospect Management    Contact Manager    Sales Force Automation    Expandable CRM      
           Case Management            WebView    Customer Relationship Management            Integration for Salesforce CRM      
           Customer Relationship Management                Sales Forecasting                  
           Information Worker                Sales Opportunity & Marketing Management                   
           Lead / Opportunity Mgmt                Service Management                  
           Mobile Connect                                  
           Service Management                                  
  Additional Capabilities
   Payroll Processing    Document Mgmt    Cloud Deployment    Multi-Channel Retail and Direct Marketing    Human Capital Mgmt    Time and Attendance     Simplified Label Printing    Document Mgmt    Alert System    Additional Capabilities Overview    Mobile Solutions  
   Work Force Management    Espresso Mobile    Compliance Overview    Wholesale Distribution        Crystal Reports    Business Web    Human Resources    Business Intelligence and Reporting    Business Intelligence Products      
           Composite Applications            Data Conversions    CAD Interface Application    M1 WebGear Interface    Compliance Management    Engineering Products      
           Composite Applications            Document Control    Crystal Reports    System Security    Human Resource Management    High Technology Package      
           Document Mgmt            QuickView    Data Conversion    Unlimited View    Service Managment    Integration Programming Interfaces      
           Enterprise Content Mgmt                Document Control            Medical Technology Package      
           Enterprise Performance Mgmt                Document Control Application            Product Management      
           Epicor Everywhere FrameworkEpicor Everywhere Frame                Electronic Data Exchange            Quality & Regulatory      
           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
   IQMS EnterpriseIQ Training Programs     STARS    Business Process Outsourcing            Account Manager    FastRESPONSE    Services & Support    Support Options    Client Support & Training Overview    Customer Service & Support Overview  
   IQMS Professional Services and Consulting    Support    Epicor Consulting            Classroom Training    Global Shop Solutions Consulting            Customer Support Module      
   IQMS Technical Support    Training and Education    Hosting Services            E-Learning    Global Shop Solutions University            Direct Implementation Services      
   Software Updates and Maintenance Program        Learning & Educational Services            Onsite and ISO Consulting    Learning & Educational Services            Meditech Validation Products & Services      
           Managed Services            Phone Support    Training Strategies             Support & Professional Services      
           Professional Services                            User Product & Process Training      
           Subscription Services                                  


View the other technology platforms for ERP Software Systems in the Industrial Machinery Industry:

Home | White Paper Library | Case Study Library | Advisory Council | About Us | Contact Us | Privacy Policy | Site Map
© 2008-2017, All rights reserved.