Sage 500 ERP, previously known as Sage ERP MAS 500, is an enterprise resource planning software that is designed to enhance operational efficiency and provide valuable insights for businesses. It is no longer sold to new customers.
- Financial Management: Integrates accounting and finance tools for efficient asset and money management. Includes accounts payable and receivable, general ledger, cash management, and fixed asset accounting, facilitating sophisticated financial workflows and effective profit and loss management.
- Business Intelligence and Reporting: Offers comprehensive tools for data analysis, reporting, and dashboard applications, enhancing decision-making and providing instant visibility across the business.
- Supply Chain and Inventory Management: Streamlines purchasing and sales processes, including order management, inventory tracking, and warehouse management. Optimizes supply chain efficiency from order to delivery, crucial for distributors and manufacturers.
- Manufacturing and Production Management: Supports various manufacturing processes with functionalities like cost calculation, efficiency measurement, and resource allocation. Includes modules for light and advanced manufacturing, shop floor control, and materials requirements planning.
- Customer and Sales Management: Boosts customer relationships through integrated CRM and sales management tools. Enables better customer profiling, sales tracking, and targeted marketing for improved sales and customer satisfaction.
- Human Resources and Payroll: Automates HR and payroll processes, reducing administrative time and expenses. Streamlines employee management, compliance activities, and payroll processing.
- Advanced Features: Offers specialized modules like Advanced Allocations, Advanced Consolidations, Advanced Kitting, Engineering Change Management, and Project Accounting. These provide additional functionalities for more specific business needs, including multicurrency management and project tracking.
- E-Business Solutions: Includes eCustomer, eExecutive, and eSalesforce modules, empowering customers with self-service options and providing real-time business performance insights.
- Customization and Alerts: Features like the Customizer module and Sage Enterprise Alerts enhance flexibility and proactive management by enabling customization of standard forms and sending notifications for significant business events.