The table below is a brief comparison between the following ERP (enterprise resource planning) systems: Microsoft Dynamics 365 Business Central (D365BC) and Microsoft Dynamics 365 Finance / Microsoft Dynamics 365 Supply Chain Management (D365F / D365SCM):
|FEATURE / ERP SYSTEM||D365BC||D365F / D365SCM|
|License / month, CAD:||10.20* (Team Member)
|10.20 (Team Member)
|Companies that benefit most:||Small, mid-size||Mid-size, big|
|Customization rate:||Low to intermediate||Intermediate to high|
Azure (“Personal Cloud”)
Azure (“Personal Cloud”)
|Minimum upfront cost:||0 (Cloud)||0 (Cloud)|
|ISV products available:||✓||✓|
|Cost of implementation:||Low to intermediate||Intermediate to high|
Why Microsoft Dynamics 365 (D365) ERP? There are other ERP products out there, but as in any trade, best results can be achieved with selecting and using the right tools. On this page, you can find some of D365 ERP system key features and to compare briefly these applications: D365BC and D365F / D365SCM.
Among other points, there are three features that make Microsoft ERP software useful to organizations: ability to integrate (1), variety of available out-of-the-box modules and features (2) and scalability (3).
First of all, D365BC and D365F / D365SCM can integrate with other Microsoft products such as Power Platform (Power BI, Power Apps, Power Automate and Power Virtual Agents) Excel, Word, Dynamics 365 (incl. CRM) and others. The depth of integration can be as simple as data dump into Excel or as complex as creating custom Reports in Word and making your ERP system use your custom layout or, for example, mass-updating records in ERP through Excel, etc. D365BC and D365F / D365SCM can be integrated with a variety of ISV (independent software vendor) products (e.g. Yodlee, payroll systems, etc.).
Another important feature of D365BC and D365F / D365SCM is the wide range of modules they cover: advance financials reporting, GL, AP, AR, inventory, warehousing, Fixed (Capital) Assets, Projects (Jobs), Services and Manufacturing are likely to take care of all your company’s ERP needs in one place.
Finally, these products can scale up and grow with your company without the necessity to switch to a new ERP software which can be costly and time consuming.
* All the prices on this page should be considered as estimates and are not a sales quote – the actual prices may vary and change without a prior notification by Edocation Corp. (visit D365BC and D365 calculator pages for additional details). In order to confirm the actual prices and to get a quote by Edocation, contact us.