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SAP ERP Questions

Osama Jarrar - PeerSpot reviewer
Osama Jarrar
User at Hijazi Ghosheh Group

Hello community, 

I've been looking at the following 2 products: SAP Business One and SAP ERP.

What are the limitations of SAP Business One that should make me choose SAP ERP, instead?

Thanks for your help!

Netanya Carmi - PeerSpot reviewer
Netanya Carmi
Content Manager
PeerSpot (formerly IT Central Station)

Why?

Janet Staver - PeerSpot reviewer
Janet StaverThere are different aspects of both Anaplan and SAP ERP that I like and dislike… more »
2 Answers
Shawn Parekh - PeerSpot reviewer
Shawn Parekh
User at spinta

I have seen lots of companies using Deltek, however, I am wondering if companies are moving from Deltek to SAP as they grow.

Gene Hammons - PeerSpot reviewer
Gene HammonsDeltek is kind of more a niche, SMB player - or at least the situations where… more »
reviewer1413297 - PeerSpot reviewer
reviewer1413297Deltek is focused on Project Based Manufacturing and Projects organisations… more »
2 Answers
Vincenzo Catalano - PeerSpot reviewer
Vincenzo Catalano
User at HNRG
I'm researching ERP tools. Any suggestions for how to go about comparing tools? I'm looking at SAP ERP, Oracle E-Business Suite, and Microsoft.  Thanks.
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Roland Zuurveld - PeerSpot reviewer
Roland ZuurveldFor starters, I would stop comparing tools, and start looking at my business and… more »
Gene Hammons, MBA - PeerSpot reviewer
Gene Hammons, MBAI think Panorama Consulting Group publishes some of their ERP shootouts… more »
Daniel Robus - PeerSpot reviewer
Daniel RobusDo you want to do it for a specific purpose or to tick a box?  Lets assume you… more »
5 Answers
Miriam Tover - PeerSpot reviewer
Miriam Tover
Senior Delivery Ops Manager
PeerSpot (formerly IT Central Station)
Aug 16 2022

Hi,

We all know it's really hard to get good pricing and cost information.

Please share what you can so you can help your peers.

Julia Frohwein - PeerSpot reviewer
Julia Frohwein
Content and Social Media Manager
PeerSpot (formerly IT Central Station)
Jul 27 2022

If you were talking to someone whose organization is considering SAP ERP, what would you say?

How would you rate it and why? Any other tips or advice?

Julia Frohwein - PeerSpot reviewer
Julia Frohwein
Content and Social Media Manager
PeerSpot (formerly IT Central Station)
Jul 27 2022

Hi Everyone,

What do you like most about SAP ERP?

Thanks for sharing your thoughts with the community!

Miriam Tover - PeerSpot reviewer
Miriam Tover
Senior Delivery Ops Manager
PeerSpot (formerly IT Central Station)
Jul 27 2022

Please share with the community what you think needs improvement with SAP ERP.

What are its weaknesses? What would you like to see changed in a future version?

Miriam Tover - PeerSpot reviewer
Miriam Tover
Senior Delivery Ops Manager
PeerSpot (formerly IT Central Station)
Aug 16 2022

How do you or your organization use this solution?

Please share with us so that your peers can learn from your experiences.

Thank you!

it_user594531 - PeerSpot reviewer
Director (Projects) at a pharma/biotech company with 10,001+ employees

What is the percentage of industries (on a global scale) that use SAP ERP, compared to those that use JD Edwards application?

it_user556305 - PeerSpot reviewer
User at a tech services company with 501-1,000 employees

Can anyone name the areas where SAP ERP Suite is better than SAP Business One?

it_user177252 - PeerSpot reviewer
User

Have you compared SAP and Microsoft's ERP solutions for the process industry, or specifically for pharmaceutical businesses?

it_user171777 - PeerSpot reviewer
it_user171777SAP with its other acquired applications (APO/ Business Objects /LPO/MII / ME)… more »
9 Answers
ERP Questions
Michael Taytslin - PeerSpot reviewer
Michael Taytslin
Founder, President & CEO at MPI
May 20 2022

Hi community members,

Which Cloud ERP system would you recommend for a medium-sized enterprise (Industry: renewable energy)? 

Please elaborate on your choice of the product.

Thanks!

Felix Daniel Bravo Pérez - PeerSpot reviewer
Felix Daniel Bravo Pérez Good day, If your company it's midsize, and you a need a good ERP for your… more »
Daniel Robus - PeerSpot reviewer
Daniel RobusGreat answer from @Felix Daniel Bravo Pérez. I would add the following: -… more »
Gene Hammons - PeerSpot reviewer
Gene HammonsAlways and forever, ERP-related business analysis of your current business model… more »
8 Answers
Evgeny Belenky - PeerSpot reviewer
Evgeny Belenky
PeerSpot (formerly IT Central Station)

How do you use it? Please share some practical examples.

Janice Scott - PeerSpot reviewer
Janice ScottThe Data Dictionary is a list of all the fields being used in the ERP along with… more »
1 Answer
Evgeny Belenky - PeerSpot reviewer
Evgeny Belenky
PeerSpot (formerly IT Central Station)

Hello peers,

What major components does any ERP system include? What is the purpose of each component?

Thanks for sharing your knowledge with the community?

PaulAlarde - PeerSpot reviewer
PaulAlardeEvery ERP is basically alike for the purpose that they try to address in the… more »
Muhammad Shaamel - PeerSpot reviewer
Muhammad ShaamelEnterprise Resource Planning (ERP) integrates in a seamless manner, all the… more »
6 Answers
Evgeny Belenky - PeerSpot reviewer
Evgeny Belenky
PeerSpot (formerly IT Central Station)

Hi community,

What top trends and challenges do you predict about ERP products and solutions for 2022?

Gene Hammons - PeerSpot reviewer
Gene HammonsWhere are we going in the ERP world in 2022? A couple of trends will continue… more »
reviewer1765542 - PeerSpot reviewer
reviewer1765542I'm seeing more growth in a loosely coupled approach to extensions of ERP… more »
Dominic-Gopal - PeerSpot reviewer
Dominic-GopalThe use of AI/ML is still in its infancy or not at all taken off in the SMB… more »
6 Answers
Vadim Yakovlev - PeerSpot reviewer
Vadim Yakovlev
Head of Business Support Systems Division at a financial services firm with 501-1,000 employees
Hi peers, I'm the Head of the Business Support Systems Division at a large financial organization. I would like to hear your advice on how an ERP system can be used to become a revenue generation source in the bank, instead of being just a cost center for the FAS management? I appreciate the h...
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Evgeny Belenky - PeerSpot reviewer
Evgeny Belenky
PeerSpot (formerly IT Central Station)
Aug 29 2022

Hello,

What are the most frequent and useful use cases when an enterprise uses RPA for Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP)?

Shibu Babuchandran - PeerSpot reviewer
Shibu BabuchandranHi @Evgeny Belenky ​, Most common use cases where organizations can use RPA… more »
SUBHASH SINGH - PeerSpot reviewer
SUBHASH SINGHRPA can be used for ERP in the following scenarios: 1. Receipts creation -… more »
Dominic-Gopal - PeerSpot reviewer
Dominic-GopalHi @Evgeny Belenky ​ We have used RPA successfully for AP Invoice Automation… more »
6 Answers
Jerry Buckman - PeerSpot reviewer
Jerry Buckman
Project Manager at City of Kansas City

Hi community,

Currently, we're using PeopleSoft HRMS and FSCM. 

What ERP system would you recommend (the most common one) for a municipal government workforce of 6000? 

Thanks.

Bill Dunham - PeerSpot reviewer
Bill DunhamOracle Cloud Applications (maturing) or Oracle EBS (mature) - I assume when you… more »
2 Answers
Rick Briggs - PeerSpot reviewer
Rick Briggs
User at CUProdigy Cloud Services, LLC
Hi community, I'm in the process of implementing a new ERP. It will allow customers to order (food service) via mobile device.  ~100 to 200 customers.  10 inside users. 10 outside sales. 2 locations I'm using SonicWall, VPN and SSL VPN. I'm planning on bringing in VoIP and Fibernode is...
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Norman Freitag - PeerSpot reviewer
Norman FreitagHi @Rick Briggs, Do you really want to run this by yourself? If yes, i go… more »
Chirosca Alecsandru - PeerSpot reviewer
Chirosca AlecsandruYou should take a look at OpnSense.  Even for small setups, we recommend using… more »
5 Answers
Chandan Srivastava - PeerSpot reviewer
Chandan Srivastava
Senior Programmer at Sayura Tech PVT LTD
Hello, I'm working at a consulting company and I need to select an ERP product for a client.  I want to go with SAP HANA but the client is interested to get a comparison between SAP HANA and Oracle EBS before making any decision. Can anyone share the differences between them? Thank you!
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Mahdi Ajoudanian - PeerSpot reviewer
Mahdi AjoudanianHi Please answer the questions below. Then I can have a better look at your… more »
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MarkKlein - PeerSpot reviewer
MarkKlein
User at iParametrics

Hi, 

I'm looking at the following products: Deltek CostPoint and Oracle NetSuite ERP. Can you suggest any side-by-side comparison or anything similar? 

This would be very helpful to me. Thanks.

Gene Hammons - PeerSpot reviewer
Gene HammonsSo you're comparing a solid niche player (Deltek) with a leading generalist ERP… more »
Harry A. Paulison - PeerSpot reviewer
Harry A. PaulisonThere are many good answers here, but true the question is a bit too broad.  If… more »
2 Answers
Sunil Saraf - PeerSpot reviewer
Sunil Saraf
User at ana

Hello, I'm looking for recommendations about the following two products: Microsoft Dynamics 365 and SAP S/4HANA. 

What would be your choice and why? Tnx.

Gene Hammons - PeerSpot reviewer
Gene HammonsSo Microsoft Dynamics NAV is being replaced, as MS recodes the product for a… more »
Mohan-S - PeerSpot reviewer
Mohan-SI concur with the other responders here. MS Dynamics 365 and SAP S/4 HANA are… more »
Daniel Robus - PeerSpot reviewer
Daniel RobusHi - that is such a wide question which requires more information. They are both… more »
6 Answers
ValeryTezo - PeerSpot reviewer
ValeryTezo
Senior ICT Consultant/Project Manager at Qualisys

What is the difference between ERP and BPMS Tools? On which elements can we rely to decide if we used an ERP (Like Odoo) or a BPMS tool (e.g. Camunda, BONITA) to develop an application?

Thank you for your response.

Art Hebbeler, PMP - PeerSpot reviewer
Art Hebbeler, PMPThis is great question, and one that is rarely asked and even more rarely… more »
Alan Zimmerman - PeerSpot reviewer
Alan ZimmermanI agree with Art's answer. ERP systems are more about managing and… more »
BPMexp67 - PeerSpot reviewer
BPMexp67In my opinion, that is the main difference. ERP offers a standard commercial… more »
4 Answers
Ellen Goldey - PeerSpot reviewer
Ellen Goldey
Vice President for Academic Affairs and Dean of the College at Centre College
I am the VP for Academic Affairs and the Dean for a small residential college.  I'm looking for a comparison of college degree audit (and other campus utility) software platforms to use for degree auditing, database management and database integration. Which is better for this: Ellucina or Jenza...
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reviewer1304103 - PeerSpot reviewer
User

I work for a mid-sized AEC company.

We currently use an older version of BST Enterprise. Which ERP systems do you recommend that would be the most compatible?

Thanks! I appreciate the help.

Ramon Lipparoni - PeerSpot reviewer
Ramon LipparoniI assume when you state AEC, you are meaning engineering company. BST is a… more »
commerci931584 - PeerSpot reviewer
commerci931584AEC businesses cover several different sectors with specific requirements, and… more »
Husin Kurnia - PeerSpot reviewer
Husin KurniaBesides NetSuite and Dynamics Nav, you may also consider SAP Business One for a… more »
29 Answers
it_user787881 - PeerSpot reviewer
IT Manager & Business Controller with 51-200 employees

What are the most critical functional differences between S4 HANA & M3?

it_user698691 - PeerSpot reviewer
it_user698691first, you need to distinguish different deployment options: S/4HANA on-permise… more »
Gene Hammons, MBA - PeerSpot reviewer
Gene Hammons, MBAI can only base this on selections done a couple of years ago and I may be off… more »
it_user664740 - PeerSpot reviewer
it_user664740In general, if you are looking for a strong HRIS, Quality Management, then SAP… more »
9 Answers
it_user576204 - PeerSpot reviewer
User

Which is best, JD Edwards Enterprise One or Amazon Elastic Block Store?

Thank you

Ariel Lindenfeld - PeerSpot reviewer
Ariel Lindenfeld
Sr. Director of Community
PeerSpot (formerly IT Central Station)

Let the community know what you think. Share your opinions now!

it_user532743 - PeerSpot reviewer
it_user532743The Total Cost of Ownership (TCO) including training, 3rd party resources… more »
it_user349089 - PeerSpot reviewer
it_user349089Several important things play into a complex decision like this one for a… more »
it_user608283 - PeerSpot reviewer
it_user608283It depends about the strategy, the size of the enterprise, legacy ERP software… more »
25 Answers
it_user328716 - PeerSpot reviewer
User at a tech company with 51-200 employees

We are a make to order manufacturing company who is looking for production planning, capacity planning and scheduling software module. We have around 90 employees.

Please advise advise which solution is most suitable for our company. Thanks.

Ariel Lindenfeld - PeerSpot reviewer
Ariel Lindenfeld
Sr. Director of Community
PeerSpot (formerly IT Central Station)

I'm comparing Dynamics AX to JD Edwards EnterpriseOne and need more details about the feature sets of these solutions. 

We're leaning towards choosing Dynamics AX and would like to hear what users think. Thanks.