Syspro 6.1 has been named as one of the best enterprise resource planning (ERP) systems by the research firm Inside-ERP, reports Manchester-based K3 Business Technology Group (K3).
In its "Hidden Gems: 5 ERP Vendors You Might Not Have Considered but Probably Should", Inside-ERP (www.inside-erp.com) stated: "...This installed ERP solution is designed for small and midsize manufacturers and distributors. It offers many integrated functions that help plan and manage the various aspects of business, including accounting, manufacturing, and distribution. Additional ERP modules include supply chain management, production management, and CRM. Syspro also has advanced business process management features, including a workflow engine for designing workflow processes in a clear, visual way. Its user interface is highly customisable, and users can create reports in the standard graphical format they're most comfortable using."
Inside-ERP also highlights the utility of Syspro for a broad range of industries, including aerospace, chemicals and fertilizers, electronics, medical devices, pharmaceutical, and plastics and rubber.
The research firm also raises the point that ERP is a complex business solution and it warns that no one should enter into partnership with an ERP vendor lightly. It urges that companies must research solutions and says the ERP market is evolving and modernising with new technologies and delivery modes such as cloud computing - entering the market.
Syspro is K3's best-of-breed Microsoft Windows- based ERP solution for mid-market manufacturers and it can be used for both on-premise installation, or it can be deployed as a cloud-based solution. The highly flexible and scalable software provides information visibility, advanced analytical and reporting capabilities, and its business process and rapid deployment methodology are unrivalled.
"This is fantastic recognition by an independent influential research company. It validates Syspro as one of the leading Windows-based systems available worldwide. Inside-ERP findings are readily available to anyone looking to invest in a new ERP solution and there is a wealth of information available from K3 on Syspro implementations in the UK too. We have hundreds of satisfied customers throughout the UK and worldwide and more than 3,000 companies rely on SYSPRO to support their manufacturing and distribution operations," said Andy Latham, managing director K3 Business Technology Group.