Epicor, the global leader in enterprise resource planning (ERP), customer relationship management (CRM), supply chain management (SCM), recently launched Epicor 9, the next generation ERP solution at its customer conference. The solution offers to the company collaborative experience and real time performance improvement by using Web 2.0 technology. The solution is will available before the year.
The key offerings are:
- Business Management- Epicor provides different embedded functionalities that helps flow of the process in a company. The solution offers customer relationship management (CRM), supplier relationship management (SRM), advanced planning and scheduling (APS), business process management (BPM), governance, risk and compliance (GRC), product configuration, field service etc.
- Business Introspect- Decision making in real time is an important part today in day to day business activity of a company. Epicor Performance Management suite (EPM) offers better business values by means of enterprise search-based user experiences, user-driven key performance indicators (KPIs), role-based interactive dashboards, and pre-packaged analytics.
- Architecture- The software architecture of Epicore’s ERP solution is based on next generation Service Oriented Architecture(SOA), Epicor Internet Component Environment (ICE) 2.0. The foundation of new design is WEB 2.0 technologies that offers new meaning to business to business collaboration.
- Accessibility- The software is based on Epicor Everywhere™ Framework. Epicor next-generation applications can be accessed via a range of mobile devices, such as Windows Mobile®, Symbian, BlackBerry®, and the Apple iPhone™ for wireless business. Additionally, Epicor Enterprise Performance Management (EPM) can also be deployed direct to mobile device.
“We applaud Epicor for its deep utilization of the Microsoft platform to deliver its next-generation service-based business solutions. These applications offer users tremendous choice for interacting with their enterprise information – through the 2007 Microsoft® Office system (Office Outlook® 2007, Office Word 2007, and Office Excel® 2007), Microsoft Office SharePoint® Server 2007, Microsoft Office PerformancePoint Server 2007, Windows Mobile and more. We expect that the combination of Epicor and Microsoft software will enable companies to drive greater efficiencies and create new business value as users are empowered to work smarter and faster,” said Walid Abu-Hadba, CVP, Developer & Platform Evangelism for Microsoft Corp.
Source: Press ReleaseFiled under ERP, Enterprise Software | Tags: BPM, Collaboration Software, CRM, ERP, Framework, ICE, SOA, Web 2.0 | Comment Below