This is a transcript of an audio conference on Enterprise Resource Planning Systems presented by TechnologyEvaluation.Com. The presentation used the TEC patented selection engine WebTESS
to conduct a real time evaluation and selection. It then reviewed the critical differentiating ERP criteria, as well as detailed comparisons of the several major ERP vendors: SAP, Oracle, PeopleSoft, J.D. Edwards, Baan, Intentia, System Software Associates (SSA),Geac Computers, Industrial & Financial Systems (IFS), QAD, MAPICS, Symix Systems, Great Plains, and Lawson Software.
recent CEO departure and staff layoffs. Strengths : A well established global mid-market presence; advanced cross-platform migration strategy; component architecture that promotes flexibility and system agility; well-developed affiliate channel. Challenges : Product integration of acquired and/or partnered products; bland marketing efforts in the past; OneWorld initial product functionality glitches; lack of own CRM and e-commerce products and need to rely on a number of partnering agreements; a recent