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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a rival Solomon Software. It remains one of the fastest growing and most profitable vendors. Strengths : strong SME focus and brand recognition; well-developed channel; large and loyal customer base; prudent product alliances and/or acquisitions in the past; corporate viability and culture. Challenges : Solomon merger growing pains; juggling of two similar product lines; product integration issues; product global capabilities; weak manufacturing functionality; confinement to only Microsoft technology.