TechValidate Research on Sage ERP Platform

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7,374 Customers Surveyed

52,906 Data Points Collected

99 Published TechFacts

23 Published Charts

18 Published Case Studies



Selected Research Highlights


Case Study: State & Local Government

Introduction

This case study of a state & local government is based on a December 2015 survey of Sage ERP business management solutions customers by TechValidate, a 3rd-party research service. The profiled organization asked to have their name blinded to protect their confidentiality.

“Implementing the Sage Intelligence Reporting has made life easier by being able to create reports that our Directors can understand. Previously, information was entered manually into a spreadsheet, which left a lot of room for error [in response to how a Sage solution has especially made a difference for increasing business visibility and business performance].”

Challenges

  • Their main daily business challenges are:
    • Getting information about how your business is doing in a timely manner to drive faster, more informed decisions
    • Knowing how they are doing on specific jobs or projects (e.g., department costs, production data) to improve performance and efficiency
    • Staying compliant with rapidly changing government regulations
  • Agrees it is important for their company to understand how their business is performing in real-time.
  • Their biggest challenge in improving business visibility is complicated internal processes.

Use Case

  • Uses the following Sage products:
    • Sage 100 (formerly Sage ERP MAS 90 and 200)
    • Sage Intelligence Reporting

Results

  • Agrees the following business information is the most important for their company to have visibility, in 2016:
    • Standardized (or consolidated) reporting across all company departments
    • Forecasting
  • Realized the following improvements with Sage solutions:
    • Smoothed processes in the accounting department
    • Reduced time from less paper management and filing
    • Improved operations productivity
    • Increased ability to meet government compliance requirements

Case Study: Infinity Primary Care

Introduction

This case study of Infinity Primary Care is based on a December 2015 survey of Sage ERP business management solutions customers by TechValidate, a 3rd-party research service.

“Wrote reports out of Sage Intelligence Reporting to help management understand the financials’ [has made a difference with visibility and performance].”

Challenges

  • Their main daily business challenges are:
    • Integrating information across multiple, disparate systems to get a single view of the business
    • Getting information about how your business is doing in a timely manner to drive faster, more informed decisions
    • Get better timely reports and information to drive down costs
  • Agrees it is extremely important for their company to understand how their business is performing in real-time.
  • Their biggest challenge in improving business visibility is lack of people & resources.

Use Case

  • Uses the following Sage products:
    • Sage 100 (formerly Sage ERP MAS 90 and 200)
    • Sage Intelligence Reporting

Results

  • Agrees the following business information is the most important for their company to have visibility, in 2016:
    • Standardized (or consolidated) reporting across all company departments
    • Forecasting
  • Realized the following improvements with Sage solutions:
    • Improved decision making with more immediate and accurate information
    • Improved distribution of reporting information across the departments
    • Improved collaboration (between main office, field, vendors, and partners)
    • Smoothed processes in the accounting department
    • Reduced time from less paper management and filing

Top Business Challenges: Improve Productivity, Better Business Insight and Reduce Costs

What were your top business challenges for searching for a new ERP solution?

Reduce operational costs through a better integration and automation of your processes
59%
Support business growth / Enable the development of new markets or channels
51%
Improve customer service and become easier to do business with
34%
Accelerate your company processes and improve productivity
73%
Get better insight on your business and operations, and make better-informed decisions
78%

Sage ERP X3 Rises Above Competitors

What products did you evaluate before choosing Sage ERP X3?

SAP Business One
13%
SAP Business by Design
5%
SAP Business All-in-One
5%
Microsoft Dynamics AX
21%
Microsoft Dynamics NAV
32%
Microsoft Dynamics GP
21%
Epicor 9 ERP
32%
Infor ERP
29%
NetSuite
16%
IFS
3%
Exact Macola
8%
Syspro
18%
Other
50%

Sage ERP customer testimonial on visibility and business performance

We moved our billing processes from Excel to Sage 300/Accpac which is able to run the entire invoicing process. It has been very beneficial in reducing both the time spent as well as processing errors.

Controller, Small Business Transportation Services Company

Sage 100 ERP Streamlines Sales

Sage 100 has helped get inventory under control, streamlined sales order and purchase order processing, and improved the quality of our CRM database.

Network Administrator, Small Business Wholesale Distribution Company



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