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What’s Up with xTuple-and Open Source ERP?
You may be wondering how the open-source ERP vendor xTuple operating with a workforce of only 27 can compete on the same stage with the software giants. Find

rfp intro  for request for proposal (RFP)-based processes. TEC: What is your ideal customer profile now in light of the latest product enhancements (or is it more of the same)? What percentage of your customers is in the cloud or on demand? NL: There are still basically two buckets of customers: 1) “greenfield” opportunities (smaller companies growing out of QuickBooks , etc.) and 2) replacements for older, “Graveyard-y ERP systems. The ideal customer for us is still someone with an inventory-centric

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Software Functionality Revealed in Detail

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