More and more organizations are taken with the allure of server-less implementations, low initial investments, and relatively easy deployments that cloud ERP software offers. It’s hard to ignore the buzz. Can you afford to ignore the buzz?
Whether you’re a small or mid-sized business with an out-dated on-premise solution that may not be providing the flexibility you need, or your growing startup is feeling the pain of multiple systems and duplicate data, you should be considering cloud ERP as an option.
The trend in financial information systems is the growing movement to web-hosted accounting software. With the software as a service (SaaS) model, central remote servers are used to preserve data and applications. The SaaS provider hosts the software on a contract basis and access to your financial tools and information is then delivered through the internet.
With SaaS solutions, rather than making a capital expenditure, payments are spread over time. As companies look to reduce overhead costs, and extend functionality to remote workforces, SaaS is becoming a much more popular option. Let’s face it, today, for the average user, banking, shopping and conducting business on the internet is second nature. The software industry is responding to these changes and is increasingly making software available on a cloud basis.
Cloud-based solutions offer some unique advantages over the traditional on-premise solution making it a worthwhile option. Have a look:
Ultimately, it’s not a question of one approach being better than the other, but a question of which is right for your business. If you’re thinking about a cloud ERP solution for your small business, BDO Solutions can help. Contact us for more information or visit us at
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By Danielle Moriana , Consultant with BDO Solutions, specializing in Microsoft Dynamics ERP Cloud implementations.