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Accounting Software Selection Challenge #3: Microsoft vs. Infor (Difficulty = Basic)
I just want to make a quick point to address a popular software selection misconception. Here’s the misconception:  “The best accounting package for my business

accounting weighted average  marginally larger breadth of accounting functionality. “Aha,” you might say, “Infor is better for our needs. Let's go get 'er.” Not so fast. Take a look at this:   Here, Microsoft has the edge over Infor, with a weighted average of 90.74 to Infor’s 88.69 . So what’s the difference? It’s all in how you prioritize your requirements. In the first graphic, all priorities are equal (and set to “must have”), for the following modules: General Ledger, Accounts Payable, Accounts Receivable,

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Small Business Software (SBS)

The Small Business Software (SBS) evaluation model targets functional requirements for fully featured solutions designed to support all business requirements of a typical small business. Extending beyond mere accounting functions, it is primarily applicable to those businesses for which full-scale ERP software may be too complex or cumbersome. However, the model of SBS solutions includes all the essential categories such as General Ledger, Accounts Payable (A/P) and Accounts Receivable (A/R), Payroll, Job and Project Costing, Multinational Accounting, Light Manufacturing, Inventory, Technology, and much more. 

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