What is an ERP system and how does it help business?
Today’s enterprise resource planning (ERP) solutions are agile, secure, and data-driven systems that play a critical role in cloud-based, digital businesses. Businesses of all sizes use ERP systems to manage day-to-day business activities, such as procurement, project management, operations, financials, and sales.
Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) Resources
What is ERP software and what does it do for business?
Deliver productivity and agility
Empower your workforce, automate complex processes, and increase collaboration across your entire business ecosystem.
Access real-time visibility
Leverage in-context and enterprise-level insights to enable quick, data-driven decision making.
Accelerate time to value
An agile ERP implementation model will drive time to value and provide the scalability to add-on capabilities as needs evolve.
ERP system features for success
Finance and accounting
Coordinate financial and costing transactions with day-to-day operations
Supply chain management
Achieve full visibility of production, shipment, service, warranty, and refurbishing
Planning and scheduling
Use data to make decisions that manage flow, synchronize operations, and ensure efficient scheduling
Manage all projects and resources within a single interface
Customer and order management
Gain a 360-degree view of your customers, order history, pricing, and conditions
Integrate systems in the cloud
Infor® cloud ERP solutions deliver industry-specific capabilities without extensive customizations or integrations by combining the Infor cloud platform built on infrastructure services from Amazon Web Services® (AWS®) and Infor OS. By migrating critical business applications to the cloud, organizations experience automatic upgrades that deliver the latest advances in enterprise functionality.
Industry-specific ERP functions
Regardless of what industry you’re in, Infor is ready to provide adaptable and comprehensive ERP solutions that drive business results. Infor software applications are built on decades of experience in key industry verticals, by experts who understand the unique challenges that face your organization.
Optimize discrete manufacturing processes
Discrete manufacturers need ERP software for project lifecycle management, quality and service, and planning and scheduling.
- Aerospace and defense
- High tech and electronics
- Industrial machinery and equipment
- Industrial manufacturing
Manage consumer demand and experience
ERP systems for consumer industries must be capable of quality management, traceability, product lifecycle management (PLM), inventory, and service support.
- Food and beverage
Control financial and professional services
Cloud-based ERP modules for accounting, purchasing, contract management, assets and cash management in service industries.
- Banking and financial services
- Professional services
- Public sector
- Construction and engineering