Sage Accpac Beats Microsoft Dynamics GP in CPA Technology Advisor Review

Sage Accpac 500 ERP 5.4 received a perfect score in The CPA Technology Advisor annual review of “high-end” accounting systems, published in the December issue. The reviewers awarded Sage Accpac five out of five stars overall, as well as in all six of the review categories: Modules/Scalability, Usability/User Experience/Security, Extensibility, Integration/Customization, Reporting, and Support, Training and Help.

With this perfect score, Sage Accpac came out ahead of Microsoft Dynamics GP, Intacct On-Demand Financial Application Suite, and Southware Innovations Excellence Series v12—making Sage Software the overall “high-end” winner for 2006!

In this year’s review, editors included supplemental information from an Information Technology Alliance (ITA) member survey that gathered feedback on the systems included in the review. Topics surveyed included “Competitive Advantages,” Competitive Disadvantages,” and “Areas for Improvement.” Here are some of the highlights from the ITA survey:

Competitive Disadvantages for MS Dynamics GP
• Confusion surrounding Microsoft’s product line commitment long-term
• Some end users buy because it is Microsoft and not based on feature set
• Integration manager isn’t including all tables and fields

Competitive Advantages for Sage Accpac 500
• Mature product with robust feature set
• Deep expertise and experience in the reseller channel
• Flexible deployment options (on-premise, web, hosted)
• Ease of integration with other source solutions
• Ease of development of customizations

The review of Sage Accpac 500 concludes, “With an advanced technology platform, a strong internal development team and a host of fine development partners worldwide, Sage Accpac 500 ERP should remain one of the premier ERP solutions available to mid-market companies.”

This is a very powerful testament to the market leadership of Sage Software and our flagship ERP solution! Take a look at the whole review today:

Review of High-End Accounting Systems – 2006

5-Star/Perfect Score Review of Sage Accpac 500 ERP 5.4