Enterprise resource planning (ERP) vendors do battle to win business and Epicor is leveraging Microsoft's technology to deliver a mid-market solution to services industries. Despite Microsoft's competing ERP offering, Epicor continues to build a Microsoft-centric solution with its partners' support.
bids and tenders
to synchronize their customers, bids and opportunities, client histories, and resource schedules with Outlook contacts, appointments, and tasks, eliminating duplicate entry into each system. Epicor has also simplified the collaboration between its system and Microsoft Office applications, such as Word and Excel, by quickly searching and dragging information from the Epicor task pane to fields in Microsoft Office. Moreover, Epicor users can save these documents to the SharePoint server, and then initiate