Advantages of Customized ERP software

PostedOn: 2016-04-27 12:40:03

As we did many postings on Enterprise resource planning software – after an immense response we are covering this blog post on Advantages of Customized ERP software. Although we always said that

“Vanilla is the best flavor”.

But taste changes as per business to business. Every one may not like vanilla implementation.

There are many ERP – Enterprise resource planning software available in the market which allows you with customization’s points as per your business requirements, although vendor and experts first preference is default implementation or implementation of module as per the industries best practices.

Every organization work in a different way depending upon the size and the workflows they carry towards the growth of their business.  It should also be noted that it is impossible for every organization to work in a similar manner completely. Therefore customized ERP software is available which can be crafted as per the business, so to ensure the same workflows are in place.

Do remember customized ERP software doesn’t mean complete customization in every module but a percentage of customization as per the requirements of the organizations.

On a High level following are the advantages of Customization or Customized ERP software

1. ERP – Enterprise Resource Planning software customized as per the business processes allows you with smooth working of the employee and quick acceptance of the software, as workflows or processes remains the same only technology changes.

2. With customized ERP software you don’t need to change the business flows which means ERP software are implemented as per your requirements, not the other way round.

3. ERP customization helps you in removing the unwanted or unnecessary features – further it also minimize the confusions among other departments –

As an Example:

A salesman is not essential needs to check the warehouse management module or accounting management module therefore with customization every responsibility can see only those modules which helps their department to avoid confusion. Further you can even customize the User Interface specifically for every department.

4. There is a myth that custom ERP software development is expensive as compare to vanilla implementation. Infact it is not since it depends on the software you are choosing. Many organizations finds very cost effective if going for an Open source ERP software development, where many modules are available on the community and small tweak is require to make it work for your business.