Process Manufacturing ERP Software Comparison for the Plastics and Rubber Industry, MS SQL Server

A comprehensive independent review of Process Manufacturing ERP Software Comparison for the Plastics and Rubber Industry, MS SQL Server 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 NameEnterpriseIQSYSPROSage ERP X3DEACOM ERPBatchMaster ManufacturingMicrosoft Dynamics AXInfor M3BatchMaster ERP B1
  Version15.27.0714.98.40AX 7 2016M3 13.2 (Feb 2014)14.3
  Price Range$50K- $2M$25K-500K onsite$2600/ user-$200K-$2M$6K-$175K$20K-750K-$15K-$375
  Financing OptionsLease, Financing, Leasing Options, SubscriptionLease, Owner Financing, SubscriptionOwner Financing, Lease to ownFinancingLease, Owner Financing, FinancingLease, Owner Financing, FinancingLease, FinancingLease, Financing, Subscription
  User Range5-Unlimited4-100020-1000+10-20003-755-2,25020-20005-500
  Multi SiteYesYesYesYesYesYesYesYes
  Multi NationalyesYes, 60+ Countries YesYesYesYesYes (40+ languages)Yes
  ArchitectureSOA, .NETSOA, XML, Webservice Microsoft .NET.NETSOA, .NET, CloudInfor 3 tier.NET
  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, Oracle, Cloud-Based (Saas)MS SQL ServerMS SQL Server, MS SQL ExpressMS SQL Server, Oracle, Cloud-Based (Saas), Microsoft AzureMS SQL Server, IBM DB2, OracleMS SQL Server
  Server OSLinux, Windows, Unix, .NETWindowsLinux, Windows, UnixWindowsWindowsWindowsWindows, IBM OS, System lWindows
  Materials Management
   Inventory Control    Inventory Management    Inventory Control    Inventory Control    Compliance    Inventory Controls    M3 Procurement    Inventory Management  
   Vendor Managed Inventory    Lot Traceability        MRP    Inventory Control    Manufacturing        Master Requirements Planning  
   Wireless Warehouse Management System            Warehouse Management Systems    Master Requirements Planning (MRP)    Material Planning        Mobile  
                   Mobile Data Collection    Warehouse Management        Regulatory Compliance  
  Sales Order Management
   Packing Slip & Shipping Management    Document Flow Mgmt.    Purchasing Management    Sales Overview    Enhanced Order Entry for Sage & QuickBooks     Sales & Marketing    M3 Sales Management    Sales Management  
   Quoting and Estimating    Ecommerce Shopping Cart    RF Warehousing        Sales Orders    Sales Management          
   Sales Orders    Point Of Sale    Sales Monitoring                      
       Report Writer                          
       Return Mgmt                          
       Sales Analysis                          
       Sales Orders                          
  Financial Management
   Financial Overview    Budget Management    Business Intelligence    Accounting        AP / AR    M3 Financial Accounting     Accounting and Financials  
   General Ledger    Accounts Payable    Data Collection            Financial Management Overview        Financial Reporting  
   Finanacial Reporting    Accounts Receivable    Financial Overview            Fixed Assets          
   Accounts Payable    Activity Based Costing                General Ledger          
   Accounts Receivable    Tax Management                International Capabilities          
   Electronic Data Interchange (EDI)    Assests Register                Project Accounting          
  Production Management
   Bill of Manufacture (BOM)    Bill of Materials    Discrete Manufacturing    Formula Management    Batch Production    Bill of Materials    M3 Manufacturing    Costing  
   Engineering Change Order    Engineering Change Control    Process Manufacturing    Labor Tracking System    Bill of Materials Management    Key Production Features    M3 Product Data Management    Product Development  
   Manufacturing & Production Reporting     Factory Documentation        Production Overview    Formulation Management    Product Builder    M3 Project Management    Production Management  
   MES    Cost Tracking            Product Costing            Quality Management  
   Material & Capacity Requirements Planning    Planning and Scheduling            Production Management              
   Production Overview    Projects and Contracts            Quality Control              
   Quality Management    Quality Mgmt            Samples Management              
   Real Time Monitoring    Quotations                          
       Requirements Planning                          
       Shop Clock                          
  Supply Chain Management
   Capable to Promise    EDI Solution        Purchasing Overview    Master Production Scheduling (MPS)    Key Supply Chain Features    M3 Supply Chain Execution    Master Production Scheduling (MPS)  
   Demand Planning    Freight Calculator            Purchasing for Sage and Quickbooks        M3 Supply Chain Planning    Procurement  
   Materials Ordering    Inventory Forecasting                          
   Outsource Central     Shipping Mgmt                          
  Customer Relationship Management
   Customer Relationship Management (CRM)    Contact Management    CRM    Customer Realations Management        Marketing Automation    M3 Customer Lifecycle Mgmt    Customer Relationship Management   
       CRM for Syspro                Sales Force Automation          
  Additional Capabilities
   Payroll Processing    Document Mgmt    Multi-Channel Retail and Direct Marketing    Business Intelligence    Microsoft Dynamics GP Manufacturing    Alert System    M3 Business Intelligence    e-Commerce  
   Work Force Management    Espresso Mobile    Wholesale Distribution    Direct Store Delivery    Quickbooks Manufacturing    Business Intelligence and Reporting    M3 Product Lifecycle      
               Formula Management    Sage ERP Manufacturing    Compliance Management          
               Labor Tracking System    SAP Business One Manufacturing    Human Resource Management          
               Point-of-Sale System        Service Managment          
               Regulatory / Environmental Reporting                  
  Services Support
   IQMS EnterpriseIQ Training Programs     STARS        Consulting        Support Options    M3 Rental Management      
   IQMS Professional Services and Consulting    Support        Implementation            M3 Services Management      
   IQMS Technical Support    Training and Education        Support                  
   Software Updates and Maintenance Program                              

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