Magento ERP Integration
Magento ERP Integration is a solution for each eCommerce business, which is growing. If you increase sales, day-by-day, it becomes difficult to manage your business. Want to have simplifying management and only satisfied customers? No problem, MageDirect will realize it!
What is ERP
Enterprise resource planning is a software for business process management. For an eCommerce business, it is often used for orders management, especially for the middle and large size of stores. It is your helper for all kinds of business processes, such as marketing, sales, payment, and others.
Benefits of integration
There are plenty of ERP systems. You just need to choose the most suitable exactly for your business needs.
Is your Magento installation running on https/SSL? If yes, you may not worry about security issues. The data between ERP system and Magento will go over this encrypted connection too.
Prices, stock, products, orders, etc. All these options can be synchronized between Magento and ERP system.
Don’t worry about the loss of your data and issues. You will get warning email in case of errors.
How to choose ERP system
It is highly important to choose the ERP system for integration with Magento, which will fully satisfy your business needs. The main difference between ERP systems is their functionality.
Choose which options will be useful for your eCommerce business:
- Order Data
- Product Data
- Customer Groups
- Invoice Data
- Credit Memos
- Tax Rules
Popular ERP systems
There are plenty of ERP systems for integration with Magento. We would like to provide you the basic information about top 5 ERP system software. Take a look at the following table:
|Industries||Extension on Magento Connect||Popularity on the market, %|
|SAP||Retail, Insurance, Oil & Gas, Utilities, Public Sector, Media, Plant Maintenance||Yes, 6||24|
|Oracle||Financial, Healthcare, Higher Education, Manufacturing||No||12|
|Sage||Chemicals, Distribution, Food and Beverage, Manufacturing, Non-Profit||Yes, 41||6|
|Microsoft||Financial Services, Manufacturing, Public Sector, Retail, Service Industry||Yes, 14||5|
Ways for Integration
There are different ways for Magento ERP Integration, but we prepared three the most popular ways. Let’s take a look closely at each option:
Magento and ERP are “pointed” at each other to synchronize data. You need to choose the system for data management because there is no operational platform between them. It is a popular option for a small eCommerce store.
Also, you can create own Magento – ERP integration. It is an expensive and difficult ways, but you can be sure that the result will satisfy your needs. Whether you want to integrate items, orders, inventory, customer, shipping information or something else.
Multichannel Integration Platform
This solution has a middle price and often is used by Enterprise sellers. Item, inventory, order, customer, and shipping will be automatically synchronized between Magento and ERP