ERP Buyer’s Guide

Published on the 13/03/2015 | Written by iStart


ERP Buyers Guide

Each year iStart publishes the ERP Buyer's Guide providing comparison and evaluation of the leading ERP vendors and their products, along with local A/NZ reseller or implementation partner contact details...

Use the ERP Buyer’s Guide to find solutions that fit with your business requirements or industry vertical. You should also check the vendor’s listing on the ERP pavilion where you can get more detail on product offerings and read the relevant case studies or white papers from the vendor. If you are interested in a particular industry vertical, you can search case studies by industry vertical here.

 

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The following is a summary of the key product features and A/NZ contact details for the listed vendors:

Abel  |  ECi M1 Manufacturing ERP  |  Epicor ERP  |  Greentree4  |  IFS Applications  |  Infor CloudSuite Industrial  |  Infor LN  |  JCurve  |  Microsoft Dynamics AX  |  Microsoft Dynamics NAV  |  MYOB Advanced  |  MYOB EXO  |  N2 ERP  |  NetSuite  |  Oracle ERP Cloud  |  Pronto Xi  |  SAP Business ByDesign  |  SAP Business One  |  SAP ERP  |  SYSPRO 7  |  Unit4 Business World  |  Zavanti ERP


PRODUCT OVERVIEW

Abel is an affordable fully integrated Business Management System that delivers: Financials, Manufacturing & Production, Distribution & Supply, Job Costing, Serial & Tracking, Inventory Management, Pricing, Customer Relationship Management and Enterprise Management (multi-company, currency, language, branches & locations).

INDUSTRY FOCUS

Agriculture/Fisheries, Distribution, Engineering, Financial Services, Food & Beverage, Manufacturing, Manufacturing & Distribution, Mining & Resources, Trade Services, Wholesaling

A/NZ VENDOR/RESELLER CONTACTS:

Abel Software
Jane Mattsen
Business & Channels Manager
Abel Software Limited
+64 9 442 4603
E: janem@abelsoftware.com
www.abelsoftware.com

Abel Solutions
New Zealand
P: 0800 ABEL SALES
P: +64 9 526 5210
E: info@abelsolutions.co.nz
www.abelsolutions.co.nz

Australia
Sydney +61 2 9888 3355
Melbourne +61 418 696 488
E: info@abelsolutions.com.au
www.abelsolutions.com.au


PRODUCT OVERVIEW

ECi M1 is specifically designed for the manufacturing industry and used by small and medium size job shops, and custom and mixed mode manufacturers worldwide.

For more than 15 years, M1 ERP has met the rapidly changing needs of our customers by focusing on their entire sales, production and financial processes. Our M1 ERP software solution targets inefficiencies, controls job costs and maximizes the contribution of company resources.

INDUSTRY FOCUS

Manufacturing

A/NZ VENDOR/RESELLER CONTACTS:

ECi Solutions Pty Ltd
Level 1, 255 Blackburn Road
Mount Waverley VIC 3149, Australia
AUS: 1300 130 241
NZ: 0800 441 186
E: M1@ECiSolutions.com
http://www.ECiM1.com


PRODUCT OVERVIEW

Epicor minimises the complexities of traditional ERP to deliver a solution that emphasizes ease of use, collaboration, and responsiveness. With the flexibility to run on premise or in the cloud, Epicor delivers a comprehensive set of global functionality — enabling you to drive profitability, inspire innovation, and respond quickly to an evolving business environment.

INDUSTRY FOCUS

Construction, Distribution, Engineering, Healthcare, Manufacturing, Manufacturing & Distribution, Printing/Publishing, Telecommunications/Utilities, Transportation/Freight, Wholesaling

A/NZ VENDOR/RESELLER CONTACTS:

Epicor SOFTWARE COORPORATION
A/NZ HQ – Sydney

Suite 2 Level 8, 100 Pacific Highway
North Sydney NSW 2060
P: +61 2 9927 6200
E: info.anz@epicor.com
www.epicor.com/australia
(offices in Melbourne and Auckland)

Epicor Australian partners:

Precise Business
www.precisebusiness.com.au
P: WA +61 8 9242 5933
4-Success
www.4-success.com.au
P: NSW +61 2 9455 0293
Biscit
www.biscit.com.au
P: NSW +61 405 562 210
Intech3 (Cloudtex)
www.intech3.com.au
P: VIC +61 3 632 2500
Serole
www.serole.com
P: NSW 1300 197 071


PRODUCT OVERVIEW

Greentree’s next generation ERP software, Greentree4, offers both Windows and browser-based access sitting seamlessly side-by-side. Greentree’s robust unified solution offers integrated Financial Management, Human Resources & Payroll, Supply Chain & Distribution, Job Cost Management, Customer Relationship Management, Retail, Manufacturing, Service & Asset Management, eBusiness, Mobile, Information Access & Reporting, Workflow & Business Intelligence.

INDUSTRY FOCUS

Agriculture/Fisheries, Construction, Distribution, Engineering, Healthcare, Manufacturing & Distribution, Not for Profit, Trade Services, Wholesaling, Mining & Resources, Education, Transportation, Entertainment.

A/NZ VENDOR/RESELLER CONTACTS:

GREENTREE INTERNATIONAL LTD//
Graham Hill
Channel Director
E: graham.hill@greentree.com
P: +64 9 366 3897
NZ: 0800 313 313
AU: 1800 000 737
www.greentree.com


PRODUCT OVERVIEW

IFS focuses on companies with core business processes in managing the full lifecycle of projects, assets, manufacturing, supply chain and optimising service management. IFS Applications include financials, human resources, quality management, document management, customer relationship management (CRM), business intelligence, sustainability management, and other core functionality.

INDUSTRY FOCUS

Agriculture/Fisheries, Construction, Engineering, Healthcare, Local/Central Government, Manufacturing, Manufacturing & Distribution, Mining & Resources, Telecommunications/Utilities, Oil & Gas, Aerospace & Defence

A/NZ VENDOR/RESELLER CONTACTS:

IFS//
Level 3, 765 Glenferrie Road, Hawthorn, VIC,
Australia 3122
(A/NZ HQ)
P:+61 3 9810 1100
E: info.au@ifsworld.com
www.IFSWORLD.com

Please refer to www.ifsworld.com  for a list of partners.


PRODUCT OVERVIEW

CloudSuite Industrial (renamed from SyteLine) is an application for mid market manufacturers. Whether you are a manufacturer with mixed-mode processes or an enterprise-size OEM with a complex MTO and ETO business model, CloudSuite Industrial supports a variation of production typologies across both single and multi-sites, including advanced planning and scheduling tools as part of the core application.

Infor LN is a comprehensive ERP solution that provides a consolidated view of global operations from design to delivery, including manufacturing, supply chain management, and after-market services. Infor LN operates in high volume manufacturing/distribution scenario’s as well as complex industrial projects. It covers all major business process flows and has a large number of integrations to best of breed applications.

INDUSTRY FOCUS

Infor CloudSuite Industrial
Distribution, Engineering, Manufacturing, Manufacturing & Distribution, Printing/Publishing

Infor LN
Construction, Distribution, Engineering, FMCG, Food & Beverage, Manufacturing, Manufacturing & Distribution, Aerospace & Defense, Automotive

A/NZ VENDOR/RESELLER CONTACTS:

INFOR//
www.infor.com

EMDA
Christchurch HQ
P: +64 3 379 9530
E: sales@emda.co.nz
www.emda.co.nz

EMDA is a Gold channel partner for Infor


PRODUCT OVERVIEW

Leading cloud ERP software empowering small business growth by helping to sell more, faster and reduce costs. Support your sales force with mobile sales, up-to-the-minute product availability, integrated CRM and reporting. Reduce warehouse costs and write-offs through visibility of your real-time stock position and trends, advanced business intelligence and automated back-end processes to reduce manual processing and errors. JCurve provides a complete business software solution.

INDUSTRY FOCUS

Agriculture/Fisheries, Construction, Distribution, FMCG, Food & Beverage, Information Technology, Manufacturing & Distribution, Retailing, Trade Services, Wholesaling

A/NZ VENDOR/RESELLER CONTACTS:

JCURVE//
Chatswood, NSW
Australia 2067
P: 1800 528 783
E: empowerme@jcurve.com.au
www.jcurve.com.au


PRODUCT OVERVIEW

Microsoft Dynamics AX is a comprehensive ERP solution for mid – large organisations which can be deployed in the cloud or on premise. Microsoft Dynamics AX is a scalable solution providing multi-site, multi-currency and regional localisation built on the Microsoft solution stack which is simple to learn and allows organisations to deliver value faster and drive innovation and involvement across the organisation.

Microsoft Dynamics NAV is a global ERP solution that provides small and midsize businesses greater control over their financials and can simplify their supply chain, manufacturing, and operations. It’s quick to implement and easy to use, with the power to support your growth ambitions.

INDUSTRY FOCUS

Microsoft Dynamics AX
Construction, Distribution, Engineering, FMCG, Food & Beverage, Manufacturing & Distribution, Mining & Resources, Retailing, Wholesaling, Equipment, Rental and Fleet management.

Microsoft Dynamics NAV
Agriculture/Fisheries, Distribution, Financial Services, FMCG, Food & Beverage, Manufacturing, Manufacturing & Distribution, Primary Industry, Not for Profit, Wholesaling

A/NZ VENDOR/RESELLER CONTACTS:

MICROSOFT DYNAMICS//
NZ: 0800 800 162
AU: 1800 197 960
www.microsoft.com/dynamics

INTERGEN

E: enquiry@intergen.co.nz
Auckland: 152 Fanshawe St, CBD
P: +64 9 966 3070
Wellington: Level 7, Intergen House, 126 Lambton Quay
P: +64 4 472 2021
www.intergen.co.nz

Microsoft partner portal:
https://partnercenter.microsoft.com/en-us/pcv/search


PRODUCT OVERVIEW

MYOB Advanced is a cloud based SaaS ERP and HRM solution.

MYOB EXO Business is the largest selling mid-sized ERP in Australia & NZ – built and developed specifically to meet local needs. MYOB EXO Business is the solution for growing businesses with more complex needs and seeking company-wide insight and control.

INDUSTRY FOCUS

MYOB Advanced
Construction, Distribution, Engineering, Entertainment, Financial Services, Information Technology, Manufacturing, Manufacturing & Distribution, Trade Services, Wholesaling

MYOB Exo
Agriculture/Fisheries, Construction, Financial Services, FMCG, Food & Beverage, Manufacturing & Distribution, Not for Profit, Retailing, Trade Services, Wholesaling

A/NZ VENDOR/RESELLER CONTACTS:

MYOB ADVANCED//
https://www.myob.com/au
Level 3, 235 Springvale Road,
Glen Waverley
E: biggerbusiness@myob.com
AU: 1300 555 110
NZ: 0800 696 239

MYOB EXO//
AU: https://www.myob.com/au
E: exo@myob.com.au
P: 1300 555 110
NZ: https://www.myob.com/nz
E: exo@myob.co.nz
P: 0800 696 239

For MYOB partners near you refer:
AU:
https://www.myob.com/au/enterprise/resources/partners 
NZ:
https://www.myob.com/nz/enterprise/resources/partners 


PRODUCT OVERVIEW

N2 ERP is a fully integrated Cloud ERP solution developed by First Software. The product was designed to meet the Procurement, Inventory, Sales, eCommerce and Accounting needs of retail and distribution businesses. N2 ERP streamlines operations, reduces overheads and acts as a true catalyst for growth.

Customers range in size from three users to 150 and from one store to over 20.

There is also an option to integrate to Xero.

INDUSTRY FOCUS

Distribution, Retailing, Wholesaling

A/NZ VENDOR/RESELLER CONTACTS:

N2 ERP//

First Software Ltd
74 France St South
Newton
Auckland
E: Stewart@firstsoftware.co.nz
www.firstsoftware.co.nz


PRODUCT OVERVIEW

Today, more than 30,000 companies and subsidiaries depend on NetSuite to run complex, mission-critical business processes globally in the cloud. Since its inception in 1998, NetSuite has established itself as the leading provider of enterprise-ready cloud business management suites of enterprise resource planning (ERP), customer relationship management (CRM), and ecommerce applications for businesses of all sizes.

INDUSTRY FOCUS

Retail, Wholesale Distribution, Manufacturing, Software, Services (Financial Services, IT Services, Professional Services), General Business

A/NZ VENDOR/RESELLER CONTACTS:

NETSUITE//
NetSuite Australia (A/NZ HQ),
Level 13, 100 Arthur Street, North Sydney, NSW, 2060
P: +61-2-9464-6100
Toll-Free: 1800 638 784 (in Australia only)
Toll-Free: 0800 723 063 (in New Zealand only)
E: infoapac@netsuite.com
www.netsuite.com.au

Fronde: www.fronde.com
Fusion5: https://www.fusion5.com.au
LiberateIT: www.liberateit.co.nz
BPR Solutions: www.bpr.co.nz
JCurve: www.jcurve.com.au


PRODUCT OVERVIEW

Streamline your enterprise business processes with Oracle Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) Cloud. With ERP Cloud’s Financials, Procurement, Project Portfolio Management and more, you can increase productivity, lower costs, and improve controls.

INDUSTRY FOCUS

Agriculture/Fisheries, Construction, Not industry specific

A/NZ VENDOR/RESELLER CONTACTS:

ORACLE//
Australia
E: salesinquiry_au@oracle.com
P:1300 362 801 or +61 2 9491 1000

New Zealand
E: salesinquiry_au@oracle.com
P: 0508 555 230
www.oracle.com/applications/enterprise-resource-planning/index.html

PrimeQ
www.primeq.com.au
P: +61 419 036 885
KPMG
www.kpmg.com/au
Deloitte
www2.deloitte.com/au
E: webenquiry@deloitte.com.au
P: +61 2 9322 7000
Capgemini
www.au.capgemini.com 
E: capgemini.marketing.au@capgemini.com
P: +61 2 9293 4000
Infosys
www.infosys.com/australia/
TCS
www.tcs.com
P: +64-9520-9173
UXC Red Rock
www.uxcredrock.com/
P: +61 2 8270 5500


PRODUCT OVERVIEW

Pronto Xi comprises of a range of modules that can be integrated collectively or singularly into your business to ensure that transactions captured in one area of the software are fully accounted for in another. The benefit is a seamless flow of information within your business that saves you time and money.

Available as an on-premise, hosted or SaaS application , Pronto Xi is a scalable, easy to use, fast processing solution that’s designed for user delight and accessible via any device.

INDUSTRY FOCUS

Construction, Distribution, Engineering, Food & Beverage, Healthcare, Manufacturing, Manufacturing & Distribution, Mining & Resources, Retailing, Wholesaling

A/NZ VENDOR/RESELLER CONTACTS:

PRONTO SOFTWARE//
E: info@pronto.net
AU: +61 3 9887 7770
www.pronto.net

Velocity Global Ltd
Chris Morris
E: chris.morris@velocityglobal.co.nz
P: +64 9 358-4445
www.velocityglobal.co.nz


PRODUCT OVERVIEW

SAP Business ByDesign
SAP Business ByDesign is SAP’s cloud solution for 50-to-500 employee companies and is used by more than 3,500 enterprises worldwide. The business suite provides a foundation for growth, with functionality that covers core financials and CRM with comprehensive reporting and analytics; project management with project accounting for services companies; and supply chain management and production for the wholesale and manufacturing industries.

SAP Business One
SAP Business One is an affordable and scalable solution designed to drive profitability for SME business. SAP Business One brings together a single view of every critical business function across financial management, warehousing , purchasing, inventory, manufacturing, banking, sales, and CRM. This means organisations gain real-time visibility across all operations, and the ability to understand and respond to changes in your business as they happen through the built-in analytics functionality.

SAP ERP
With SAP S/4HANA (SAP Business Suite 4 SAP HANA), on-premise edition, SAP is providing a new product and a next generation of business applications – simple enterprise software for big data and designed to help you run simple in the digital economy. Trusted by nearly 50, 000 customers, SAP Business Suite supports business processes in 25 industries, 37 languages, and 45 localizations.

INDUSTRY FOCUS

SAP Business ByDesign
Distribution, Entertainment, Information Technology, Local/Central Government, Manufacturing, Manufacturing & Distribution, Media/Marketing/Comms, Sports and Recreation, Telecommunications/Utilities, Wholesaling

SAP Business One
Construction, Engineering, FMCG, Food & Beverage, Healthcare, Information Technology, Manufacturing & Distribution, Primary Industry, Telecommunications/Utilities, Automotive, Not for Profit

SAP ERP
Distribution, Engineering, FMCG, Local/Central Government, Manufacturing, Manufacturing & Distribution, Retailing, Trade Services, Telecommunications/Utilities, Transportation/Freight

A/NZ VENDOR/RESELLER CONTACTS:

SAP//
E: info.australia@sap.com
AU: 1800 287 272

E: info.australia@sap.com
NZ: 0800 300 727
www.sap.co.nz

Soltius New Zealand
Auckland/ Wellington
P: 027 700 7306
E: jess.covich@soltius.co.nz
www.soltius.co.nz

UXC Oxygen
Patrick Saundry
E: patrick.saundry@uxcoxygen.com
AU: 1300 136 450

Wayne Rowe
E: wayne.rowe@uxcoxygen.com
NZ: +64 9 583 1675
www.uxcoxygen.com

REALTECH Ltd
NZ: 0800 REALTECH or +64 9 308 0902
SAP Business One
E: Joanne.Hand@realtech.co.nz
www.realtechbusinessone.co.nz
SAP ERP
E: Andrew.Spicer@realtech.co.nz
www.realtech.co.nz


PRODUCT OVERVIEW

Offering more than 50 scalable modules, SYSPRO can streamline your supply chain end-to-end. Full visibility across multiple companies, branches, locations, languages and currencies and seamless bi-directional integration into CAD, your customers, your supply partners, edi and more. SYSPRO 7 has an enriched User Interface (UI) as well as a cost effective upgrade path for the future.

INDUSTRY FOCUS

Distribution, Engineering, FMCG, Food & Beverage, Manufacturing, Manufacturing & Distribution, Retailing, Wholesaling

A/NZ VENDOR/RESELLER CONTACTS:

SYSPRO//
E: info@au.syspro.com
AU: +61 2 9870 5555
www.syspro.com

Computer Support Enzed
E: rosanne@computer-nz.com
P: +64 3 343 3085
P: 021663570

Advanced ERP Consultants
E: johnb@advancederp.co.nz
P: +64 27 4835194


PRODUCT OVERVIEW

Unit4 Business World (UBW) is a cloud based ERP solution that enables service-centric organisations in the public and private sectors. Its leading-edge architecture facilitates faster innovation at a lower cost and with less disruption.

The UBW core solution includes; Financial Management, Procurement, Budgeting and Forecasting, HR and Payroll, Field Services and Asset Management, Project Costing and Billing.

INDUSTRY FOCUS

Central, Regional & Local Government, Education, Not for Profit, Financial Services, Healthcare, Information Technology, Engineering, Retailing

A/NZ VENDOR/RESELLER CONTACTS:

Agilyx Australia
www.agilyx.com.au
Sydney, Australia
+61 2 8047 6300
sales@agilyx.com.au

Agilyx New Zealand
www.agilyx.co.nz
Wellington, New Zealand
+64 4 903 5390
sales@agilyx.co.nz


PRODUCT OVERVIEW

Zavanti ERP provides a full lifecycle ERP for all project based businesses, from Project Feasibility, Budgeting, Quantity Take Off, Estimating, Job Costing, Sub-Contract Management, HR and Payroll, Customer Relationship Management plus all the standard financial modules. Zavanti ERP is ideal for Property Developers, Construction, Engineering and other project based companies.

INDUSTRY FOCUS

Construction, Engineering, Mining & Resources, Property Developers

A/NZ VENDOR/RESELLER CONTACTS:

ZAVANTI//
Doug Harrison
E: sales@zavanti.com
AU: +61 2 8080 4800
NZ: 0800 ZAVANTI
www.zavanti.com