Epicor ERP Software System (v. 9.05) for ETO Manufacturers ERP Certification Report

Epicor ERP Software System (v. 9.05) is now TEC Certified for online evaluation of enterprise resource planning (ERP) solutions for engineer-to-order (ETO) manufacturers in the ERP Evaluation Center. The certification seal is a valuable indicator for organizations relying on the integrity of TEC research for assistance with their software selection projects. Download this report for product highlights, competitive analysis, product analysis, and in-depth analyst commentary.

About This Report

Epicor ERP certified by: Aleksey Osintsev, Research Analyst, Technology Evaluation Centers; Gabriel Gheorghiu, Research Analyst, Technology Evaluation Centers
Demonstration conducted by: Jeff Underdahl, Director, Systems Engineer, Epicor; Lisa Preuss, Director of AR/PR, Epicor; Kyle Pickus, Manager, Marketing Programs, Epicor

Technology Evaluation Centers (TEC) is pleased to announce that Epicor ERP (v. 9.05) is now TEC Certified for online evaluation of enterprise resource planning (ERP) solutions for engineer-to-order (ETO) manufacturers in the ERP Evaluation Center. This Evaluation Center enables you to compare and evaluate functionality based on TEC’s comprehensive model of ERP software for distributors. Data used in the Evaluation Center are obtained from the vendor’s responses to TEC’s request for information (RFI). Certification ensures that product capabilities have been demonstrated to TEC analysts based on the responses Epicor provided in its completed TEC RFI; and that TEC analysts have analytically and comparatively reviewed Epicor ERP RFI data against known benchmarks.

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Report Contents

Background and Analyst View

 
Epicor ERP is an enterprise-wide solution that not only is capable of supporting large businesses in functionality and scalability, but also remains user friendly and has a distinct and unambiguous logic, which even relatively inexperienced ERP software users can easily learn and comprehend. In this report, the functional aspects of the Epicor software are evaluated in comparison with other ERP packages for discrete types of manufacturing businesses, represented by the virtual “average” ERP solution, based on TEC’s unique software evaluation methodology.
 
Epicor has been in the enterprise software market since its foundation in 1984, and the company went public in 1992. To fit its strategy of offering businesses a full-range solution, Epicor undertook significant in-house software development as well as acquisition of a number of vendors, eventually becoming a well-known global ERP provider with both direct and indirect presence in more than 150 countries, with more than 20,000 corporate customers working in more than 30 languages. Read more
 
 

Benchmark Results for Epicor ERP (v. 9.05)

The benchmark graphs represent the quantity of support by Epicor Financial Management Software (v. 9.05) for the functionality within each module identified in the TEC Focus Indicator, on a scale of 0 to 100 points.
 
The TEC Focus Indicator™ shows you which types of functionality are likely differentiators for the Epicor Financial Management Software (v. 9.05) solution in the small business software space. Get the results
 
 

Product Review: Epicor ERP (v. 9.05)


Ease of Use
Workflow Design
Ease of Implementation
Innovation
 
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TEC Analyst Observations on Epicor ERP (v. 9.05)

As TEC has collected, reviewed, and analyzed detailed data on Epicor ERP, we can confirm that the overall functionality support level of the software is notably higher that the average ERP product for ETO manufacturing, and comes close to being competitive with larger vendors. The system’s design and architecture leaves a positive impression. The vendor obviously follows a clearly defined product development strategy inspired by a deep business vision, and put into action using a well designed tactical plan. Read more
 

Detailed Functionality Graphs for Epicor ERP (v. 9.05)

The benchmark graphs represent the quantity of support by Epicor ERP (v. 9.05) for the functionality within each module identified in the TEC Focus Indicator, on a scale of 0 to 100 points.
 
  • Financials
  • Human Resources
  • Manufacturing Management
  • Inventory Management
  • Purchasing Management
  • Quality Management
  • Sales Management
 
 
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Featured Software Research:

Selecting ERP for Engineer-to-order Manufacturing

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Most enterprise resource planning (ERP) software was not designed for a project-oriented environment like engineer-to-order (ETO). How do the needs of ETO manufacturers differ from more traditional manufacturers? And how can an ETO manufacturer go about selecting ERP software that truly meets their needs for project visibility and control? Download this white paper to find out more. Read More

Using ERP to Deliver Ecommerce for Engineer to Order Companies

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Engineer-to-order (ETO) companies can use enterprise software to implement eCommerce strategies in order to improve customer service, reduce waste, and increase profits. This white paper outlines the ways that enterprise resource planning (ERP) software can facilitate ETO eCommerce by opening portals to suppliers, project collaborators, and customers. Realize the benefits of eCommerce in the ETO setting with ERP software. Read More

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