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Business Cloud Essentials

Enterprise resource planning for small & medium enterprises

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Business Cloud Essentials Alternatives

How do Business Cloud Essentials alternatives compare?

Sage X3 and NetSuite stand out as its top competitors based on similarity, popularity and user reviews. When comparing Business Cloud Essentials to its top 100 alternatives, Dynamics 365 has the highest rating, with JobBOSS² as the runner-up, and Business Cloud Essentials ranking 58th place. Dynamics 365 has the most reviews with a total of 4,165, while Business Cloud Essentials has 9. Users say Dynamics 365 tops the list for value for money followed by JobBOSS², while Business Cloud Essentials comes in 47th. Users also say Dynamics 365 and JobBOSS² are the easiest to use, while Business Cloud Essentials takes 65th place.

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Top 100 Alternatives & Competitors to Business Cloud Essentials

Sage X3

4.3
(49)

Enterprise Management

Features

Total

43

128

65

features in common

43

features in common

Sage X3's unique features

  • Sales & Operations Planning

  • Data Extraction

  • Fixed Asset Management

  • Duplicate Payment Alert

Business Cloud Essentials' unique features

  • Traceability

  • Planning Tools

  • Expense Tracking

  • Employee Management

Value for money

4.1

0.7

4.8

What users say about Sage X3's value for money

The structure of the software is good and allows for good navigation. It has some standard features that are good.

MC

Matthew C.

As an administrator I always have problems when it comes to support and debugging problems presented in the application in which many of them are not documented properly.

Daniel R.

NetSuite

4.1
(775)

The World’s Leading, Most Deployed Cloud ERP Solution

Features

Total

62

302

65

features in common

62

features in common

NetSuite's unique features

  • Cross Docking

  • Barcode Recognition

  • Grant Management

  • Profitability Analysis

Business Cloud Essentials' unique features

  • Quality Control

  • Production Tracking

  • Estimating

Starting from

$499/month

Value for money

3.7

1.1

4.8

What users say about NetSuite's value for money

We were fortunate enough to use a trained consultant to do the implementation and now we have a fantastic solution even through getting there was not smooth sailing.

AR

Anonymous Reviewer

It's ability to allow the user to customise the report by adding data field(s) which is great as we do not always need to go behind IT Professional asking for help.

PG

Prasad G.

Odoo

4.2
(426)

Full Suite of Integrated Business Apps

Features

Total

60

368

65

features in common

60

features in common

Odoo 's unique features

  • Sales Forecasting

  • Reporting/Project Tracking

  • Employee Database

  • Interaction Tracking

Business Cloud Essentials' unique features

  • Traceability

  • ERP

  • Stock Management

  • Customizable Reports

Starting from

$20/month

Value for money

4.1

0.7

4.8

What users say about Odoo 's value for money

Many errors in Multi Company, bad interface between electronic accounting from México and multicompany functionality. Hard to develop reports, the product need a similar as Crystal Reports from SAP.

AR

Anonymous Reviewer

It's great to work and develop on Odoo, it's impressive how fast odoo is growing. Maybe is good to create LTS release for big customer to have more than 3 year of support.

AR

Anonymous Reviewer

Features

Total

34

80

65

features in common

34

features in common

Sage 200's unique features

  • Contact Database

  • Aging Tracking

  • Accounts Payable

  • Receivables Ledger

Business Cloud Essentials' unique features

  • Employee Management

  • Material Requirements Planning

  • Production Scheduling

  • Customizable Reports

SAP Business ByDesign

4.2
(28)

Cloud ERP solution for small and medium sized businesses

Features

Total

51

171

65

features in common

51

features in common

SAP Business ByDesign's unique features

  • Customer History

  • Training Management

  • Project Planning/Scheduling

  • "What If" Scenarios

Business Cloud Essentials' unique features

  • Invoice Processing

  • Estimating

  • Data Import/Export

  • Customizable Reports

Starting from

$17/month

Value for money

3.8

1.0

4.8

What users say about SAP Business ByDesign's value for money

It’s great for financial analysis. SAP ERP is a very comprehensive tool that is very helpful to my companies business to achieve best financial and customer support results.

MF

Morgan F.

A great vision, well packaged product, scalable from 10 to 999 users. It is more than robust, stable and there from 12+ years, benefiting from 42+ years of SAP experience in ERP Suites.

JB

Jérôme B.

Oracle Fusion Cloud ERP

4.2
(49)

Cloud-based ERP suite of business solutions

Features

Total

23

53

65

features in common

23

features in common

Oracle Fusion Cloud ERP's unique features

  • Procurement Management

  • Sales & Operations Planning

  • Cash Management

  • Supply Chain Management

Business Cloud Essentials' unique features

  • Sales Orders

  • Bills of Material

  • Production Tracking

  • Real Time Analytics

Value for money

4.1

0.7

4.8

What users say about Oracle Fusion Cloud ERP's value for money

User friendly, effective controls, cost effective, easy accessible for end users once over Cloud and fast performance.

SS

Saleemullah S.

It is a great ERP system if you want to run a smooth business with all the trasactions recorded clearly. Its easy to learn and access as well.

AR

Anonymous Reviewer

Acumatica Cloud ERP

4.5
(32)

Connected business. Delivered.

Features

Total

61

215

65

features in common

61

features in common

Acumatica Cloud ERP's unique features

  • Job Scheduling

  • Automatic Billing

  • Location Tracking

  • Receiving/Putaway Management

Business Cloud Essentials' unique features

  • Employee Management

  • Performance Metrics

  • Vendor Management

  • Contact Management

Value for money

4.4

0.4

4.8

What users say about Acumatica Cloud ERP's value for money

The program is strong, the ability that you can use from the cloud for me is the best, I can work in the cloud from my office or from my client office, that save time to me, and money to my client.

NI

Nivaldo I.

Sometimes it will produce a MoveNext error. Also, I have lost the written descriptions that I had written in a particular time slot because of data corruption.

KW

Kayla W.

DEAR Systems

4.3
(240)

Inventory management software for SMBs

Features

Total

40

104

65

features in common

40

features in common

DEAR Systems' unique features

  • Restaurant POS

  • Payment Processing

  • Real Time Monitoring

  • Traceback & Traceforward

Business Cloud Essentials' unique features

  • Vendor Management

  • Document Management

  • Production Scheduling

  • Customizable Fields

Starting from

$249/month

Value for money

4.3

0.5

4.8

What users say about DEAR Systems' value for money

Contains the vast majority of required features to operate a successful e-commerce store. Nice layout, not too bulky, and sticks to what its good at.

PG

Paul G.

Over the past 6 months this has gone from bad to worse. The odd hang, became frequent hangs, then time outs on the server.

PG

Paul G.

MRPeasy

4.6
(44)

Cloud-based ERP/MRP software for small manufacturers

Features

Total

53

99

65

features in common

53

features in common

MRPeasy's unique features

  • MES

  • Product Identification

  • Capacity Management

  • Maintenance Management

Business Cloud Essentials' unique features

  • Bank Reconciliation

  • Order Fulfillment

  • Performance Metrics

  • Expense Tracking

Starting from

$49/month

Value for money

4.6

0.2

4.8

What users say about MRPeasy's value for money

We've formalised our item and BOM structures, improved our production planning and made our operational purchasing more robust with this software. Overall we are happy with the product.

JC

James C.

It is also nice that you can switch from one language to another with one click. Support is excellent, always here to help very quickly.

MD

Marin D.

DELMIAworks

4.1
(286)

Integrated manufacturing ERP solution

Features

Total

35

90

65

features in common

35

features in common

DELMIAworks' unique features

  • Drag & Drop

  • Automated Scheduling

  • Accounts Payable

  • Accounts Receivable

Business Cloud Essentials' unique features

  • Invoice Management

  • Time & Expense Tracking

  • Planning Tools

  • Invoice Processing

Value for money

3.8

1.0

4.8

What users say about DELMIAworks' value for money

Great integration between manufacturing and accounting modules. The software allows administrators to grant security permissions on a field level which is very helpful.

KD

Kimberly D.

My experience from this software is nothing but good. It is so easy to use and user friendly that anyone can learn how to use it.

ML

MARLENE L.

Infor LN

3.9
(21)

Global ERP solution for complex manufacturing companies

Features

Total

28

50

65

features in common

28

features in common

Infor LN's unique features

  • Procurement Management

  • Job Scheduling

  • Maintenance Scheduling

  • Safety Management

Business Cloud Essentials' unique features

  • Inventory Optimization

  • Vendor Management

  • Accounting

  • Customizable Fields

Value for money

3.9

0.9

4.8

What users say about Infor LN's value for money

Many features required to an ERP are barely implemented or even missing. Some architecture flaws under the wood, make internal control and data entry control difficult to implement.

AR

Anonymous Reviewer

The pre-sales engagement with Infor was good, particularly with getting to grips with the underlying business strategies to be supported through new systems.

Tom S.

Infor M3

4.4
(30)

Cloud ERP for medium to large manufacturers and distributors

Features

Total

33

71

65

features in common

33

features in common

Infor M3's unique features

  • Distribution Management

  • Role-Based Permissions

  • Safety Management

  • Sales & Operations Planning

Business Cloud Essentials' unique features

  • Time & Expense Tracking

  • Expense Tracking

  • Planning Tools

  • Vendor Management

Value for money

4.0

0.8

4.8

What users say about Infor M3's value for money

To conclude, I am an avid fan how the capabilities and also very active in the M3 User Community.

RB

Rene B.

Had some trouble with communication in China (servers in Sweden) - possibly problem for everyone outside China.

AK

Andrzej K.

SyteLine

3.9
(63)

ERP solution for discrete & process manufacturers

Features

Total

26

52

65

features in common

26

features in common

SyteLine's unique features

  • HR Management

  • What-if Analysis

  • Change Management

  • Automated Scheduling

Business Cloud Essentials' unique features

  • Inventory Optimization

  • Multi-Location

  • Accounting

  • Expense Tracking

Starting from

$150/month

Value for money

3.7

1.1

4.8

What users say about SyteLine's value for money

This requires IT to intervene, for many employees, on a regular basis, to combat this ridiculous glitch.

JF

Jordan F.

The ability of this software to handle large organizational needs, integrate across departments, and produce quality reports is among the best I've seen.

TS

Tim S.

TYASuite

4.6
(12)

Cloud Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) software

Features

Total

49

171

65

features in common

49

features in common

TYASuite's unique features

  • Compliance Tracking

  • Manufacturing Inventory Management

  • Product Identification

  • Demand Forecasting

Business Cloud Essentials' unique features

  • Bank Reconciliation

  • Estimating

  • Scheduling

  • Customer Database

Value for money

4.5

0.3

4.8

What users say about TYASuite's value for money

Very easy and fast to implement is the best thing which I like , further you can customise the entire ERP based on your usage which is very unique and helpful.

UG

Utkarsh G.

I like how easy and fast it was to implement this software so it's one of the tools I recommended to others including our clients.

SC

Shiawtian C.

Kenandy Cloud ERP

5.0
(1)

Now You Can With Kenandy

Features

Total

19

32

65

features in common

19

features in common

Kenandy Cloud ERP's unique features

  • Shipping Management

  • Demand Forecasting

  • Transportation Management

  • Import/Export Management

Business Cloud Essentials' unique features

  • Bank Reconciliation

  • Multi-Channel Management

  • Returns Management

  • Customizable Reports

ERPAG

4.6
(252)

ERP for small and mid-sized companies

Features

Total

51

101

65

features in common

51

features in common

ERPAG's unique features

  • Order Tracking

  • Item Management

  • Labeling

  • Accounting Integration

Business Cloud Essentials' unique features

  • Production Tracking

  • Estimating

  • Scheduling

  • Vendor Management

Starting from

$25/month

Value for money

4.6

0.2

4.8

What users say about ERPAG's value for money

Great hour long video conference where the customer service was amazing. This software is definitely in the running for our switch.

JT

Jami T.

Great Tolls To Mange your Business < So Easy To use after. I love how it mange the inventory.

aA

adnan A.

Features

Total

19

41

65

features in common

19

features in common

Plex Smart Manufacturing Platform's unique features

  • Supply Chain Management

  • Maintenance Management

  • Automated Scheduling

  • MES

Business Cloud Essentials' unique features

  • Quality Control

  • Invoice Management

  • Returns Management

  • Customizable Reports

Value for money

3.4

1.4

4.8

What users say about Plex Smart Manufacturing Platform's value for money

Very user friendly, cloud based so you can access and work from anywhere, the dashboard is great and an awesome tool to have.

SS

Samar S.

We experienced many technical problems (labels not working, drop ship module not allowing decimals, accounting jobs not being available for all entries, ect).

RD

Reid D.

ERP MARK 7

4.4
(7)

Dynamic ERP suite for any businesses size

Features

Total

23

48

65

features in common

23

features in common

ERP MARK 7's unique features

  • Inventory Control

  • Special Order Management

  • Backorder Management

  • Barcode Recognition

Business Cloud Essentials' unique features

  • Bank Reconciliation

  • Traceability

  • Production Tracking

  • Status Tracking

Kinetic

3.8
(160)

Cloud ERP made with manufacturers, for manufacturers.

Features

Total

40

62

65

features in common

40

features in common

Kinetic's unique features

  • EDI

  • Retail Inventory Management

  • Supply Chain Management

  • Maintenance Management

Business Cloud Essentials' unique features

  • Vendor Management

  • Employee Management

  • Scheduling

  • Inventory Optimization

Value for money

3.4

1.4

4.8

What users say about Kinetic's value for money

For the cost of this software...I was quite disappointed when I realized shortcomings and it's inability to do what I expected.

LR

Laurie R.

I recommend Epicor ERP thanks to all the functions that allow employees to work more efficiently and quickly. Although Epicor needs to improve the support team a lot, I'm sure to recommend it.

Alyssa Rose L.

Fulcrum

4.7
(3)

Cloud-based manufacturing ERP, MRP & MES solution

Features

Total

35

84

65

features in common

35

features in common

Fulcrum's unique features

  • OPC Data Collection

  • Time Tracking

  • Job Costing

  • Drag & Drop

Business Cloud Essentials' unique features

  • Production Management

  • Stock Management

  • Multi-Currency

  • Order Processing

Enterprise 21 ERP

4.5
(3)

Enterprise resource planning software for SMBs

Features

Total

20

34

65

features in common

20

features in common

Enterprise 21 ERP's unique features

  • EDI

  • Shipping Management

  • Safety Management

  • Transportation Management

Business Cloud Essentials' unique features

  • Invoice Processing

  • Forecasting

  • Customizable Reports

  • Work Order Management

SAP Business One

4.2
(182)

Finance and Business Management (ERP) System

Features

Total

47

112

65

features in common

47

features in common

SAP Business One's unique features

  • Real Time Synchronization

  • Demand Forecasting

  • Automatic Billing

  • Point of Sale (POS)

Business Cloud Essentials' unique features

  • Data Import/Export

  • Invoice Management

  • Customizable Reports

  • Reminders

Value for money

4.0

0.8

4.8

What users say about SAP Business One's value for money

Overall, the system is a good value for the money. It is a favorite amongst my colleagues and I would recommend it to anyone who is in the decision making process.

NB

Nina B.

The sales quote and sales order functions are intuitive and help sales people create deals that they can close. The mobile app is a fantastic addition to the usefulness of the software.

NE

Nathan E.

Infor Cloud ERP

3.6
(5)

An ERP suite for the manufacturing & distribution industries

Features

Total

1

3

65

features in common

1

features in common

Infor Cloud ERP's unique features

  • Resource Management

  • Distribution Management

Business Cloud Essentials' unique features

  • Workflow Management

  • Order Management

  • Time & Expense Tracking

  • Customizable Reports

AltheaSuite

5.0
(9)

Modern Inventory Management Software That Saves You Money

Features

Total

12

31

65

features in common

12

features in common

AltheaSuite's unique features

  • Order Entry

  • Vendor Managed Inventory

  • Search/Filter

  • Cost Tracking

Business Cloud Essentials' unique features

  • Real Time Reporting

  • Material Requirements Planning

  • Multi-Location

  • Vendor Management

OfficeBooks

4.3
(28)

Simple, Comprehensive, Business Management

Features

Total

20

26

65

features in common

20

features in common

OfficeBooks' unique features

  • Order Tracking

  • Item Management

  • API

  • Requisition Management

Business Cloud Essentials' unique features

  • Order Processing

  • Production Management

  • Returns Management

  • Project Management

Starting from

$19/month

Value for money

4.0

0.8

4.8

What users say about OfficeBooks' value for money

And it knows if it was viewed, which is really cool. If you just want a simple PO program, this seems like it's the perfect one.

RG

Ryan G.

I like that the product is very accessible which is what I also like about the vendor.

TE

Tia E.

Features

Total

9

14

65

features in common

9

features in common

Priority Software's unique features

  • Projections

  • HR Management

  • Supply Chain Management

  • Distribution Management

Business Cloud Essentials' unique features

  • Customizable Reports

  • Payroll Management

  • Material Requirements Planning

  • Billing & Invoicing

Value for money

4.6

0.2

4.8

What users say about Priority Software's value for money

We are very happy with the ease of use for both our users and our IT team. And the ease of customization.

MZ

Michael Z.

Impressive & very quality production flow for logistics & production managers , would be happy.

sb

shon b.

SAP S/4HANA

3.9
(64)

A complete, intelligent ERP system for enterprises.

Features

Total

16

35

65

features in common

16

features in common

SAP S/4HANA's unique features

  • Alerts/Notifications

  • Search/Filter

  • Accounts Receivable

  • Budgeting/Forecasting

Business Cloud Essentials' unique features

  • Quality Control

  • Invoice Management

  • Real Time Data

  • Quality Management

Value for money

3.7

1.1

4.8

What users say about SAP S/4HANA's value for money

It's a robust, comprehensive solution from a well-known and established supplier. They have great support and help for customization.

CT

Cheryl T.

Also there is a strong community that can help you find answers. Also i like that is very logical and robust, so this facilitates queries from others sources to get data from SAP Tables.

MG

Marcelo G.

Unleashed

4.5
(278)

Online inventory management software

Features

Total

36

94

65

features in common

36

features in common

Unleashed's unique features

  • Channel Management

  • API

  • Cask Management

  • Data Synchronization

Business Cloud Essentials' unique features

  • Document Management

  • ERP

  • Production Scheduling

  • Quality Control

Starting from

$279/month

Value for money

4.3

0.5

4.8

What users say about Unleashed's value for money

Fantastic software which works instinctively as well as logically - priceless for our business which has so many prodcuts and stockists. Help guys are great and have patience of saints.

jr

juliet r.

A benefit we've discovered after implementation is the outstanding email and phone support.

JK

Jerry K.

Fishbowl

4.1
(643)

#1 inventory management software for QuickBooks

Features

Total

43

109

65

features in common

43

features in common

Fishbowl's unique features

  • Demand Forecasting

  • Supply Chain Management

  • Receiving Labels

  • API

Business Cloud Essentials' unique features

  • Customer Database

  • Scheduling

  • Customizable Fields

  • Invoice Management

Starting from

$4,395

Value for money

4.1

0.7

4.8

What users say about Fishbowl's value for money

Our company evaluated about half a dozen different inventory management systems for features, support, ease of operation, price, etc. Fishbowl was the hands down winner, and remains the champion.

RH

Reggie H.

Fishbowl is very user friendly, has great support, and great integrations with our other systems.

CR

Carrie R.

ASCTrac WMS

4.5
(4)

End-to-end supply chain and warehouse management system

Features

Total

23

55

65

features in common

23

features in common

ASCTrac WMS's unique features

  • Import/Export Management

  • Maintenance Management

  • Built-in Accounting

  • Product Lifecycle Management

Business Cloud Essentials' unique features

  • Invoice Processing

  • Document Management

  • Work Order Management

  • Order Processing

Datapel WMS

4.4
(27)

Warehouse and inventory management for SMBs

Features

Total

27

60

65

features in common

27

features in common

Datapel WMS's unique features

  • Manufacturing Inventory Management

  • Barcoding/RFID

  • Asset Tracking

  • Barcode Recognition

Business Cloud Essentials' unique features

  • Expense Tracking

  • Real Time Data

  • Order Fulfillment

  • Time & Expense Tracking

Starting from

$300/month

Value for money

4.0

0.8

4.8

What users say about Datapel WMS's value for money

The ease of Order tracking from start to finish can help advise internal operations of the progress of each order as well as the ability to give customers updates on their order.

SH

Sarah H.

We appreciated the ability for the package to integrate seamlessly with our MYOB Accounting software.

DM

Daniel M.

Sage 100cloud

4.1
(275)

Enterprise resource planning

Features

Total

31

72

65

features in common

31

features in common

Sage 100cloud's unique features

  • Sales & Operations Planning

  • EDI

  • Distribution Management

  • Marketing Reports

Business Cloud Essentials' unique features

  • Integrated Business Operations

  • Payroll Management

  • Work Order Management

  • Sales Orders

Value for money

3.7

1.1

4.8

What users say about Sage 100cloud's value for money

Excellent customer support, excellent value for the money. Great for organizations with multiple entities - ability to switch between companies/work in different companies at the same time.

VV

Victoria V.

Having worked with a few erps, this is one of the cleanest UIs and has been a great experience with getting data out of it. The datacubes on the backend have been really good as well.

Adam P.

REALTRAC

4.1
(68)

Real-Time Shop Management System

Features

Total

25

41

65

features in common

25

features in common

REALTRAC's unique features

  • Job Tracking

  • Shipping Management

  • Job Scheduling

  • Capacity Management

Business Cloud Essentials' unique features

  • Inventory Optimization

  • Multi-Location

  • Accounting

  • Expense Tracking

Starting from

$189/month

Value for money

4.2

0.6

4.8

What users say about REALTRAC's value for money

They listen to any suggestions to improve the program, plus the customer service is responsive and knowledgeable. It has been a great experience working with Realtrac and the support team.

JH

John H.

I moved half way across the country and here I am again with Realtrac, it made my transition into my new job very easy. It is well worth the money spent and the customer service is great.

KO

Keith O.

Manu Online

5.0
(3)

Material supply and manufacturing ERP solution

Features

Total

37

56

65

features in common

37

features in common

Manu Online's unique features

  • Cost Tracking

  • Search/Filter

  • API

  • Manufacturing Inventory Management

Business Cloud Essentials' unique features

  • Customer Database

  • Reporting/Analytics

  • Scheduling

  • Bank Reconciliation

Statii

4.6
(166)

Cloud based ERP MRP software system

Features

Total

30

68

65

features in common

30

features in common

Statii's unique features

  • Monitoring

  • Drag & Drop

  • Manufacturing Inventory Management

  • Prioritization

Business Cloud Essentials' unique features

  • Warehouse Management

  • Returns Management

  • Order Fulfillment

  • Third Party Integrations

Starting from

$130/month

Value for money

4.6

0.2

4.8

What users say about Statii's value for money

The support from Statii has been outstanding. Very responsive and the trainers/support staff are very knowledgeable of the software and how to implement within our business.

KT

Kert T.

We can also see our profit margin and this allows us to have target percentages which is brilliant. The time saving element allow us to price work super quick.

DG

Daniel G.

MIE Trak Pro

4.7
(117)

ERP software for manufacturing businesses