What is Cloud ERP?
A Single System To Manage Your Business From Anywhere
Cloud ERP is a rapidly growing approach to enterprise resource planning (ERP) that makes use of SaaS (Software as a Service) business model to provide companies with more flexible business management solutions.
Enterprise resource planning is an industry term for the broad suite of completely integrated solutions that help businesses manage the central functions of their business such as purchasing and inventory management. SAP applications (BusinessOne and Business ByDesign) go well beyond the basic core functions of accounting and inventory, delivering a complete, robust suite covering all aspects of business management including Human Resources, Financials, Analytics, Supply Chain, Project Management and CRM.
SAP applications (BusinessOne and Business ByDesign) go well beyond the basic core functions of accounting and inventory, delivering a complete, robust suite covering all aspects of business management including:
The industry is moving quickly to cloud computing as it provides a greater opportunity for businesses to completely transform how they use and pay for information technology. For example, cloud-based (SaaS) ERP applications eliminate the need for a business to purchase additional servers and storage hardware and maintain them on site which, in turn reducing operational expenses.
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Looking into ERP and the language is just a bit different? Here is some help with the core terms and wording.
Is Cloud ERP Safe?
With more and more applications and solutions moving to the cloud, it is more than just a viable option for your business. But is it safe? Yes! Watch this video to see the great lengths SAP goes to protect the platform.
Essential to Cloud ERP systems is a shared database that supports multiple functions used by different business units. That allows employees in different divisions to access and rely on the same information for their specific needs. And with Cloud ERP this is accomplished without requiring an extensive (and often expensive) on-premises servers and storage.
Key Differences Cloud ERP Systems Offer:
- Updates as soon as they are available
- Access from any device at any time
- Highly customizable application, reports, and processes