Advantages of OpenPro Web or Browser Based ERP Software. Not all Hosted ERP solutions are the same.
1. With OpenPro Web-Based ERP Software you can have the software hosted as an ASP (on-demand, SAAS, ASP) model or can host the software on your internal server.
2. With OpenPro Software you can run most businesses processes, and if you need something specific to your business you can have the source code. OpenPro is written in open source PHP and the source code is available for your use.
3. Since 1998, OpenPro is the First Web Based ERP software package it is mature and reliable and fast.
Other Advantages of Web or Browser Based ERP Software.
4. A clear advantage to the web is that remote users like executives and sales reps can access the company system with any browser, which is much more convenient than going through a laptop configured for Citrix or Terminal Services. Time to implement is shorter given that you do not need to upgrade your network for Windows/Exchange Server and SQL Server database. Security concerns that companies had in the past seem to have subsided as the technology has improved.
5. Lower Total Cost Ownership:As you would have come across more suggestions on ERP, selecting the right one is crucial. The term “Hosted Solution” is rapidly catching up, on account of its own benefits. A Web Hosted solution ensures a lower outlay and predictive spread of cost over time. You have a substantial saving in cost (on both the software and hardware, licensing) that can be better invested in your business process. OpenPro cost ranges from $40.00 per user per module.
6. Hardware Cost is lower. A web hosted solution removes your headache from the Investment made towards Time and Cost in the maintenance of the server & other hardware.
7. Maintenance cost and procedures are removed. A web-hosted solution also removes your worry about the new functions and features (service packs and fixes).
8. Implementation Time is shorter. When you go in for a web-hosted solution, you can start using it from day one (avoids the worry towards implementation time, which has been cited as one major reason for ERP failure).
9. Optimized performance & Support for fast system response & on-line immediate chat level support.
10 Remote access for business customers and suppliers available.. Some hosted solution providers allow you to attach a public site to your business for your customers to access.
11. Remote hand-held devices available. Access through hand-held devices made easy.
12. OpenPro is a secured hosted solutions using 128-bit level encryption.
13. Privacy, OpenPro runs each hosted solution on separate and independent database to insure privacy.
14. OpenPro will also send you nightly backups of your data for your feeling of security and no loss of data.