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.
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ERP vendor. Strengths : Innovative product technology (early Web-enablement, interconnectivity, and very intuitive user interface); tight vertical focus; solid track record and viability; heavy R&D investment; cross-platform and open-database product. Challenges : Low brand awareness outside of the North American market; non-support for manufacturing applications; abandoned in-house development of CRM modules; being a privately held company, its immunity to financial statement disclosure might concern