ERP Software Improves Data Collaboration

Businesses are built on processes inside functional units that make up an organization. The bigger the organization gets the more these functional areas of business separate, taking their data with them. ERP Software connects all these siloed areas together and creates a network of information that can be accessed and shared across the organization. ERP Solutions help bring data management, information flow, process controls and advanced analytics to a business.  Collect, organize and analyze all your data in one system to grow your business.

Without ERP Software

Silos of information with limited communication

img

Using ERP Software

Collect, access, and analyze your data in one system

img

12 ERP Software Solution Benefits

Improve Company Collaboration

Use one software platform that allows your workforce to share information between departments and get the right data, to the right people at the right time.

Process and Workflow Improvement

Lucid breaks down your workflow processes to understand each step and its value. We then help to simplify and automate the processes with ERP software reducing errors and costs.

Higher Quality Products and Services

ERP software gives your business the tools to track your product and service quality so you can continually improve your weakest areas quickly and efficiently.

Real-time Decision Reporting

The amount of data flowing through businesses is growing and waiting to gather and format reports is a thing of the past. Enterprise software now allows the data to be accessible in near real-time so important decisions can be made faster.

Increased Customer Satisfaction

Customers want information on products, shipping timelines, returns, account information and more. This modern software helps provide employees and customers access to all this information, ensuring higher customer loyalty and satisfaction.

Mobile Accessibility

Mobility transforms your workforce to be more productive on the manufacturing floor or the service field. Having access to collect and view business data from anywhere creates more efficient interactions across your organization.

Strengthen Data Security

Modern ERP software secures your business data from internal and external threats with centralized permission policies, advanced user management, audit trails and only having one system to update and patch.

Reduce Redundant Data Entry

Paper forms, excel sheets and siloed applications create the need for manual data entry that is error prone and labor intensive. Using Enterprise Resource Planning software allows you to remove transferring data from one location to another manually.

Scalability

Lucid finds your organization's bottlenecks to growth and brings the right software to automate those areas to ensure your company can scale as a whole.

Balance Supply and Demand

Having the right resources and materials to meet demand allows cost savings and better customer experiences. ERP software allows you to forecast demand, schedule employees, order accurately and balance your inputs and outputs effectively.

Distribution Efficiency

Distributing your products and services to your customers can be a difficult task with multiple variables constantly in motion. An ERP software solution brings all the data pieces together that can make distribution management a differentiator for your business.

Regulatory Compliance

Regulatory compliance shouldn’t make your blood pressure rise. Lucid Consulting works to ensure you have the right data when regulatory requests come in and processes are compliant and ready for any audits.

ERP Software Products

We provide two primary enterprise software solutions, each with their own unique strengths.

Sage Enterprise Management provides an improved way to manage your entire organization, from procurement to manufacturing, distribution, and financials. A faster, easier and more scalable enterprise management software that gives you the insight you need to run your business and the tools to eliminate bottlenecks and allow streamlined growth. Sage Enterprise Management addresses the specific challenges of mid-size companies looking to grow their operations while keeping overhead costs low to compete in the global economy.

Acumatica is an award-winning cloud business management solution that empowers small and mid-size businesses to drive growth. Created on the best cloud and mobile technology, Acumatica delivers a suite of fully integrated business modules such as Financials, Distribution, CRM and Project Accounting, powered by a robust and scalable platform. In an interconnected world, Acumatica enables you to take control of your business, play to your strengths, and to empower your employees with mobile tools.

ERP Software Implementations

#

Cloud

Cloud-based applications are fully deployed in the cloud and reduce capital expenditures, they also provide a low and predictable cost of ownership.

#

On-Premise

On-premise is sometimes sought for its ability to provide dedicated resources or where usage patterns are predictable. In most cases, this deployment model is the same as legacy IT infrastructure.

#

Hybrid

A hybrid deployment is a way to extend and grow an organization's existing internal systems by connecting them to cloud infrastructure.

When your business needs ERP software

Technology continues to improve business productivity and add value.
Take advantage of the opportunities of modern software solutions by exploring the options available.

#

If you have multiple software for different processes

Businesses are realizing the power data has
within an organization. If data is walled off
into multiple applications, businesses are losing
valuable insights into their company as a whole.

#

Employees don't have access to information they need

Without access to the right information, employees
can spend an enormous amount of time waiting for
information requests, delaying customer inquiries
or assuming what the answer might be.

#

Sales and customer experience is suffering

Do your sales and customer service staff have
up-to-date inventory levels, order details, account
history and other information customers expect
on demand? Don’t sacrifice great customer service
because you don’t have the right technology in place.

#

Accounting is difficult and takes a long time

Your accounting staff is responsible for collecting data
from across your organization to ensure accurate financials.
If they have to track down paper expense sheets, take weeks
to create reports and payroll induces stress then it might
be time to look into an ERP Solution.

#

Relationships Make the Difference

Good relationships make good business. We look forward to creating a relationship with you and your business.

Start a conversation with lucid today