About Epicor Software
Epicor® ERP is the most popular and functional enterprise resource planning software available on the market today, used in over 150 countries and available in over 30 languages. Consisting of several modules and available in multiple versions, Epicor® ERP is a system designed to work with any industry, offering customizable functions and an easy-to-use interface that even the newest employees can understand. But what exactly does this mean for your business, and how exactly can the Epicor® ERP software help you and your business thrive? That’s where Practical Technology Solutions comes in.
At Practical Technology Solutions, we believe you deserve an ERP system that works for you. Our complete customization and training services for the Epicor® ERP software help you streamline and master the software in your own way and in your own time. Instead of trying to learn and alter the software on your own, we help you throughout the process, from start to finish, training you and your employees and customizing and programming the software for you so you can keep your business running smoothly.
Part of what makes Practical Technology Solutions the best in the business is our understanding of the Epicor® software and how it can benefit businesses of all shapes and sizes. That’s why we’ve compiled some of the most prominent features and benefits of the Epicor® ERP software, as well as the support and consulting services we provide to augment it. In combination with the expertise only PTS can provide, Epicor® software provides you and your business with the best way to grow your business
Epicor® ERP Software Features
The Epicor® ERP software is highly flexible and scalable software, consisting of a variety of modules from which you can pick and choose what you need. Everything from customer relationship management and supply chain management to human capital management and manufacturing operations can be handled within the software by choosing your preferred combination of highly developed modules. The modules and features available in the Epicor® ERP software include the following:
- Supply Chain Management: Manage everything from inventory and shipping to warehousing and supplier relationship management within this module, and visualize the supply chain from start to finish.
- Production Management: Assign jobs and manufacturing duties within this module, and choose your quality assurance tests to help produce the highest quality products possible.
- Planning and Scheduling: Decide when to order materials, forecast your production numbers and plan your next moves with an integrated scheduling system.
- Project Management: Plan, manage and bill your projects within this module, keeping them all in a single ERP software so you can easily keep an eye on everything.
- Product Data Management: Product lifecycles, configuration, costs and engineering concerns can all be tracked and communicated within this Epicor® ERP module.
- Service Management: Field services, contracts and maintenance services each have their own place within the Epicor® ERP software, allowing you to schedule and manage your people and resources effectively within a single module.
- Human Capital Management: Human resources, payroll and recruitment don’t need to be complicated. Run all this and more through Epicor®’s Human Capital Management module.
- Sales Management: Quotes, orders and sales can all be run through the sales management module of Epicor® ERP, allowing sales personnel to communicate orders as they come in.
- Customer Relationship Management: Track leads, contacts and cases easily in a combined CRM system so you don’t lose track of a hot lead ever again.
- Financial Management: Taxes, accounts and financial planning, all in a single software module. Track all of your business’ financial details within Epicor® ERP and rest easy knowing that everything is tracked in-system to make your finances easier to manage.
- Security Compliance: The highly secure Epicor® ERP software ensures your business data is safe.
- Enterprise Performance: No matter how many facilities you own or how many countries your facilities span, Epicor® ERP can handle everything. From business intelligence to multicurrency and multilingual managing, Epicor® ERP is the best in the industry.
Each of these modules and features is designed to work as a cohesive whole with any additional model, automatically integrating information into the system to provide a complete company overview. Even better, if your company grows, adds a new department or decides to add another module into its Epicor® ERP package, you can tack on the new module easily. Practical Technology Solutions’ Epicor® software support services can help you through the process, implementing each additional module in the most effective manner possible.
Epicor® ERP Software Benefits
The ERP’s functionality offers a host of benefits to the user, from improved productivity to maximized profits. Some of the most prominent benefits Epicor® ERP has to offer, however, include the following:
- Collaboration: Help your team and your clients work more effectively together using collaborative tools. Epicor® ERP features social capabilities, as well as data mining and sharing capabilities, allowing users to delve deep into your business’ data, resolving problems and identifying opportunities.
- Choice: Choose where and when to use your software. Cloud capabilities give you the power to access your business’ data from anywhere at any time.
- Responsiveness: Fast and easy to use, Epicor® ERP allows you the fastest experience available with quick response times and an easy learning curve. Streamline upgrades, eliminate waiting time and see your business grow.
- Simplicity: Epicor is completely Microsoft-based, making upgrades extremely easy and customizations a breeze. Even better, our easy-to-understand, touchscreen-enabled interface means your team will be up to speed on the software in no time.
- Mobility: Free yourself from the confines of your desk with Epicor® ERP’s mobile capabilities. Whether on your smartphone, tablet, or personal computer, accessing and responding to contacts immediately is easier than ever.
You can amplify each of these benefits with streamlined solutions and proper implementation, which is where PTS comes in. We can streamline every one of your Epicor® software processes to work optimally within your business model, allowing you to maximize your benefits from the Epicor® ERP software.
Epicor® Software in Your Business
Hundreds of industries currently benefit from the Epicor® software. The incredible features and benefits of Epicor® ERP, as well as its customizability, means it can be adjusted to fit nearly any business. Just a few of the industries using Epicor® we’ve served in the past include:
- Manufacturing: Whether you’re manufacturing automotive parts or pharmaceutical products, Epicor® provides any manufacturing businesses the solutions they need to flourish. With the ability to manage processes, assets and supply chains, Epicor® ERP gives manufacturers the information and capabilities they need to react quickly to the ever-changing markets and customer satisfaction rates.
- Retail: No matter the size or product of your retail business, Epicor® can help you manage every single detail. Visualize both front and back of house operations and manage inventory and cash flow accurately with an easy-to-use point-of-sale solution. Additionally, customer and inventory tracking capabilities allow your business to succeed in the fast-paced retail world.
- Distribution: Warehousing and transporting massive quantities of product on a daily basis can be difficult to manage for even the best distribution business, but Epicor® software makes it easier than ever. Now one of the fastest growing customer segments of the Epicor® software, distribution companies benefit immensely from Epicor® ERP. The software allows these distributors to track incoming and outgoing product as efficiently as possible, linking sales, inventory, supplier and customer data into a holistic picture of the business. This holistic overview allows distributors to identify and solve problems in the line as quickly as possible.
- Services: The service industry is a constantly growing and changing field, and it needs a software that can keep up with it. Epicor® offers all of the capabilities any service business needs, helping businesses in industries ranging from education and financial services to research and marketing. By providing comprehensive business software solutions, Epicor® helps service businesses track financial processes, scheduling and resources, allowing them to streamline operations. No matter how big the company or how widespread the service area, Epicor® can provide any service industry business with quality analytical capabilities, customer tracking and resource management operations.
No matter your industry or the size of your business, Epicor® ERP can help you grow and succeed.
Epicor® ERP Software Support
The primary purpose of Epicor® Enterprise Resource Planning software is to provide users with a way to understand and manage their resources and assets, monitoring everything from inventory and supply chains to purchases and distribution. Regardless of the size or scope of the business, the Epicor® ERP system can be customized to help managers and owners keep an eye on everything and keep the business running smoothly. However, optimizing the software to do so involves a great deal of time and effort, and though the software is user friendly, mistakes and Epicor® software problems do happen. That’s where PTS’s Epicor® software support services can help.
Practical Technology Solutions consists of several independent experts in the Epicor® ERP software, providing extensive support services to businesses across a variety of industries. Whether your business is in manufacturing, distributing, retail or service, our experts can help you identify and solve issues as they arise with friendly and knowledgeable service. Simply tell us where you need help, and our Epicor® certified experts can get it done, no matter the size or scope of the task.
It’s important to us that your software doesn’t just work — we want it to work well. That’s why Practical Technology Solutions also offers a host of consulting services in addition to our technical support capabilities. We’ll help you with:
- Implementation: Let us help you optimize your software from day one. We can help you install the software properly, guaranteeing a high-quality download and pristine initial setup.
- Customization: Epicor® is made for customization, and we at PTS know the best way to do it. Eliminate unnecessary processes and streamline your workflow with a PTS modified system.
- Training: Give your employees the tools they need to make Epicor® work for them. PTS offers high-quality training for any version of the Epicor® ERP software, and we can even teach your personnel how to train others in the software.
- Reporting: Get the most out of your Epicor® system’s data gathering capabilities with extensive reporting solutions. No matter which reporting software you use, from a third party company or Epicor® itself, we can help you set your software up to provide you with high-quality reports in minutes!
When you partner with PTS, you can rest assured you’re getting personalized support and consulting services. You’ll be paired off with a certified Epicor® ERP specialist, who will learn about your business and its needs and make recommendations based on where you want to see your business go in the future.
Epicor® Software Versions
With Epicor® ERP, you have endless customization possibilities, so why look for a one-size-fits-all support service? With Practical Technology Solutions, you get personal service with every call. Our representatives work to understand your business and its needs and how Epicor® can work for you and your business.
Because we recognize the variety of needs of our client base, we specialize in a variety of Epicor® products. Our technicians and representatives have extensive training and can provide support services for:
- Epicor® Vantage
- Epicor® 9
- Epicor® 10
- Epicor® ERP
- Epicor® Manufacturing Software
- Epicor® for Service Enterprises
- Epicor® Parts Portal
Our independent consultants can help you understand your version of the Epicor® software inside and out because we know every nook and cranny ourselves. We know the best ways to implement each software in every business because we know how they work and how to avoid any problems and pitfalls you may encounter. From customized dashboards to specialized codes, we can make any version of Epicor® into a fully functioning powerhouse to offer you the best in workflow processes and reporting.
Practical Technology Solutions
Epicor® software can be difficult to understand, and no matter how long you’ve worked with the software, problems and mistakes happen. That’s why you need an independent consultant to help, and that’s why Practical Technology Solutions is the best option for any Epicor® user.
As an independent Epicor® professional services provider, we at Practical Technology Solutions, LLC know what it takes to make Epicor® work for you and your business. Since 1997, we’ve been working in the IT business and learning it from the ground up. Our low-cost, competitive services are the best in the business, and we know we can provide you with the highest quality customer service in the industry. That’s why we have numerous clients across the United States. More importantly, our focus on our customers means we only want to provide you with the best we have to offer. That’s why we only employ the most knowledgeable and highly certified Epicor® technicians available.
In short, our Epicor® specialists at Practical Technology Solutions can offer you the most functional system with the best support, all while saving you money. You won’t find this good of a deal anywhere else, but at PTS, we make it a guarantee.
Contact PTS today to learn what our Epicor® specialists can do for you.