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Pros
"provides all modules, supply chain, HR - it's good for management.""The most valuable feature of this solution is the Infor GL tool that allows us to do our application support and development."

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"I find the most valuable feature for the solution to be the company is always evolving by making the product better with continual updates.""The main component is Oracle Financial. It is one of the most comprehensive financial solutions available on the market.""The solution is scalable and very stable. You don't need to worry about the underpinning infrastructure."

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Cons
"The solution is stable but not agile.""The implementation could be simplified, it's complex."

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"The solution's new analytics information, dashboard, and flexibility of reporting could be improved.""The interface could be improved in future releases.""The initial setup can be somewhat complex."

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  • "The solution is expensive and there are some services that are extra costs."
  • "For an ERP Cloud, the pricing is relatively high."
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    Questions from the Community
    Top Answer: 
    Infor M3 is a solid ERP, I worked with it prior to the Lawson/Infor merger. Very strong in process manufacturing with a good history in Food & Beverage, Life Sciences, and other verticals. S3 is used… more »
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    provides all modules, supply chain, HR - it's good for management.
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    From a technology perspective, this is an old solution making it harder to integrate and maintain. Ideally, they should be offering a cloud-based alternative.
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    The solution is scalable and very stable. You don't need to worry about the underpinning infrastructure.
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    The solution allows us to save on costs. It's less expensive than an on-prem version. We pay a yearly licensing fee. It's still relatively expensive. We'd like it to be cheaper still. Technical… more »
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    As an ERP solution, the design concept is complicated due to the fact that it will manage almost everything regarding the business operations. It's not designed to simplify something, it's actually… more »
    Ranking
    16th
    out of 54 in ERP
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    2,475
    Comparisons
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    Reviews
    2
    Average Words per Review
    281
    Rating
    7.0
    2nd
    out of 13 in Cloud ERP
    Views
    7,668
    Comparisons
    6,281
    Reviews
    3
    Average Words per Review
    448
    Rating
    8.3
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    Also Known As
    Infor Lawson M3, Lawson M3
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    Overview

    Infor M3 offers ultimate flexibility in operations, technology, and scale. As a multi-site, multi-country, and multi-company solution, M3 empowers your organization to adapt to changing business needs. It provides flexibility in managing mixed-mode and complex environments, with the agility to make quick adjustments at any time. Written in Java, M3 also gives you platform independence and choice.

    Oracle Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) Cloud offers a complete, innovative, and proven solution for organizations of all sizes. Oracle ERP Cloud is a comprehensive solution on a single cloud platform that includes built-in industry standards and modern best practices. Designed with scalability in mind, Oracle ERP Cloud manages core business areas including:

    • Accounting
    • Financial planning and analysis
    • Financial close
    • Revenue recognition
    • Risk management
    • Compliance and governance
    • Procurement
    • Project planning and execution
    • Inventory and supply chain
    • Product lifecycle

    ERP software is the backbone of many organizations and Oracle offers a modern, connected approach combined with the ease and flexibility of the cloud. Oracle ERP Cloud delivers the functionality, analytics, security, mobile capabilities, and social collaboration tools needed to run a business today.

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    Sample Customers
    Grosfillex, High Five Sportswear, L_derach, OTK Group, PHS Group, Propper International, Red Wing Shoe Company, Reynolds Catering Supplies, Saudi Diesel, Sheetz, Zeppelin, Zodiac Aerospace
    Grupo Aeromexico SAB de CV, Australian Finance Group Ltd., Shelf Drilling Ltd., Boise State University, The Rancon Group, Arin Innovation, PROMATIS software GmbH, KBBO, Delaware Life Insurance, Worthington Industries, Solairus Aviation
    Top Industries
    VISITORS READING REVIEWS
    Computer Software Company30%
    Comms Service Provider28%
    Manufacturing Company4%
    Government4%
    VISITORS READING REVIEWS
    Computer Software Company38%
    Comms Service Provider17%
    Financial Services Firm5%
    Energy/Utilities Company4%
    Company Size
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    REVIEWERS
    Small Business33%
    Midsize Enterprise20%
    Large Enterprise47%
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    Infor M3 is ranked 16th in ERP with 2 reviews while Oracle ERP Cloud is ranked 2nd in Cloud ERP with 3 reviews. Infor M3 is rated 7.0, while Oracle ERP Cloud is rated 8.4. The top reviewer of Infor M3 writes "Helps to keep things in order, and they have good technical support that is responsive". On the other hand, the top reviewer of Oracle ERP Cloud writes "A good cloud that scales well but can be expensive". Infor M3 is most compared with SAP ERP, Infor LN, SAP S4HANA, Microsoft Dynamics NAV and Oracle E-Business Suite, whereas Oracle ERP Cloud is most compared with PeopleSoft, SAP S4HANA, NetSuite ERP, Oracle E-Business Suite and JD Edwards EnterpriseOne.

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