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ECi M1 - ERP

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Details

M1 is an ERP (Enterprise Resource Planning) software solution that target small to medium sized Enterprises. It is designed to mainly assist growing manufacturers. M1 customers include custom & mixed-mode, and made-to-order MTO manufacturers. It automates and integrates business processes such as invoice quoting, and point-of-sale (POS). It is flexible, easy to customize, and it can handle unique and valuable business processes efficiently. The ERP software is easy to learn, easy to run and also maintain. This makes it quite a cost-effective solution. It integrates with email and document tools such as Microsoft Word, Microsoft Outlook, and also Microsoft MapPoint.  Its intuitive navigation methods allows users to find information quickly.                        

Some of its key functionalities include;

  • Maintaining customers and suppliers contact details.
  • Managing the production jobs through job costing.
  • Scheduled production that efficiently makes use of resources.
  • Control of raw materials, subassemblies, and finished goods inventory.
  • Analysis pre-sales and post-sales activities.
  • Ensuring quality warranties

Product Highlights

  • Customer service that is always available in ensuring that you get the most from the ERP system.
  • The software is easily learnable, to run and maintain because it runs on Windows 7/Windows 8/Windows Server 2003/2008/2012.
  • It integrates with everyday email and other document tools such as Microsoft Word, Microsoft MapPoint, and Microsoft Outlook.
  • The M1 Start Page features a dashboard that is fully configurable so that it monitors the pertinent business parts.
  • It has powerful and easy to use customization tools that tailor M1 grids, reports, and forms. i.e. The M1 fields merge into any Mail Merge document. It sends documents to various contacts at once. It also includes attachments that are within any module.
  • It quickly transmits your advertising material to reach large groups, and also increases marketing power.
  • Customization- with M1, the ERP System works for you. It ensures the business processes are unique and handled as you deem fit. It doesn’t force you to provide your software to the company. All the standard reports are customized, and the new reports are created with Industry Standard Crystal Reports.

Features

Deployment
  • Cloud-Hosted
  • On Premise
Features
  • Good for Small Business
  • Includes BI Tool
  • Mobile Enabled
  • Industry-Specific Solutions
  • Two-tier ERP
Pricing Model
  • Monthly subscription per user
  • Yearly subscription per user
  • Metered per minute
  • Monthly site license
  • Yearly site license
  • Flat fee
  • Monthly subscription
  • Percentage-based (% of collections or claims)
  • Fee-based (fixed $/claim)
  • Hybrid (combination of % and fixed amount/claim)
Target Company Size
  • Startup
  • Small-to-Medium Business
  • Enterprise
Service Terms Offered
  • Commitment Free
  • Free Setup
  • Free Cancellation
  • Money Back Guarantee
  • Month-to-Month Option
  • Keep Original Number
  • Customizable Plans
  • Free In-Network Calls
  • Unlimited Minutes
  • International Calls
  • Reduced Price for Multiple Users
  • Account Manager
Mobile Apps Offered
  • None
  • iOS
  • Android
Support Features
  • FAQs Section
  • Tutorials
  • Telephone Support
  • Email Support
  • 24/7 Support
  • Online Chat
  • Forum
  • In-Person Training
  • Social Media
  • Knowledge Base
  • Webinars
Deployment
  • Hosted/Cloud
  • On-Premise
  • Mobile
Project Management Features
  • Planning and Scheduling
  • Project Integration
  • Risk management
  • Quality Control
  • Communication
  • HR management
  • Estimating and Costing
Manufacturing Control Features
  • Manage Engineering Workflow
  • Material Management
  • Work Orders
  • Product Lifecycle Management
  • Scheduling
  • Quality Control
  • Labor and Costing
  • Multiple Location Management
  • Business Process Automation
Document Control Features
  • Document Management & Version Control
  • Documentation Quality
  • Document Publishing and Revocation
  • Document Security
Plant Maintenance
  • Scheduled Maintenance
  • Preventive Maintenance
  • Field service maintenance
Financial Management Features
  • Multiple Currency Operations
  • eCommerce Integration
  • General Ledgers
  • Asset Management
  • Invoices
  • Vouchers
  • Receivables and Collections
  • Financial Consolidation
  • Cash Management
  • Payroll Functions
  • Financial Compliance
  • Automated Invoice Processing
  • Deferred Revenue
  • Inter-Company Accounting
Supply Chain Management Features
  • Planning
  • Scheduling
  • Product Configuration
  • Purchasing
  • Inventory Management
  • Warehouse Activity
  • Claims Processing
  • Shipping
Reporting Features
  • Custom Reports
  • Ad-hoc Querying and Reporting
  • Automatic Reports
  • Business Activity Monitoring
  • Ready to use reports
Customer Services
  • Bug Fix and Updates
  • Email Supprt
  • FAQ Section
  • Tutorials
  • Telephone Support
  • 24/7 Support
  • Online Chat
  • In-person Training
  • Forum
Service Level Agreement
  • Yes
  • No
US federal requirements of data preservation
  • Yes
  • No
Security and Compliance
  • Encryption
  • Data masking
  • RBAC (Role Based Access Control)
  • Custom Single Sign In
  • Secure Socket Layer (SSL) Connections
  • Audit Trails
  • ISO/IEC 27001 compliant
  • Access Reports
  • User segregation from database
Price
  • 1 - Inexpensive
  • 2
  • 3 - Moderate
  • 4
  • 5 - Expensive
Features
  • 1 - Limited features
  • 2
  • 3 - Moderate
  • 4
  • 5 - Full featured

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