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Introduction

Enterprise resource planning solutions are comprehensive business packages, extensively used for analyzing data. It integrates various critical business processes like business development, finance and accounts, payroll, human resource, job costing, project estimation and management, material management, plant and machinery. All financial data pertaining to these business areas are integrated to provide a consolidated data for analysis and reporting, all the while facilitating to track every cost involved in project execution and operations. Aims to help an organization become more vivacious.

Construction companies are put in great deal of stress before hitting upon the best construction ERP solution for their business. The cost involved and the business benefits poses as a major challenge to choose the best ERP that fits into their business model. Understanding of what business benefits an ERP provides is the crux and demands a great deal of sensitivity to target the value preposition it provides. As a good gesture, we have listed 5 unique and critical attributes for the construction businesses to consider CIMS ERP for their operations and execution. Rather, the values CIMS ERP generates for a business. Scan through to have a better understanding.

Convincing to the Business Model/Objective/Processes

Choosing the BEST or the RIGHT ERP! Both these terms are competitive, every business needs to analyze their ERP need in the best possible ways to clearly define their purpose. Companies are fussy about choosing the BEST, but whether the BEST ERP aligns with the existing business model or drives the main objective of a business is significant. Our product stands to project this value preposition by integrating all key financial areas with the business processes. Thus, enabling a very effective tracking model highly justifying the ROI.

Quick Adaptability

Choosing the RIGHT ERP that is a replica of the existing business processes is a must for every organization. Our product adapts to the existing business model without affecting any of the existing processes as it mostly deals with those common business areas. Effecting a noteworthy similarity to the existing processes, the product provides the best user experience.

Scalability

Keeping pace with the change in a business becomes the deciding factor given such a huge investment on ERPs. This term is often referred to in an ERP discussion. Well, to protect a huge investment, this scalability factor needs to be visited in-depth. Defining success from an investment in so big a nature is not in hitting on a solution that satisfies your current business needs, but the one that secures investment for future growth.

From a practical view, highly scalable CIMS brings out the difference between a good ERP and a great ERP. Let us have a deep look into the magnitude of scalability. Every construction business or organization can view the individual merits out of these scalability factors to make the decision fruitful.

Data Growth

The most critical deciding factor for scalability is increase in data usage. We have a proven track record of scaling up to customers increasing data storage and user experience without impacting the day-to-day operations.

Environment

When we talk about environment, we are actually referring to the platform on which a solution is developed. Speaking in common parlance, whether an ERP solution is able to function in any computing environment. The recent trend is to make business on the move or access business data from any geographical location. We have contributed to this factor by enabling mobile and tablet applications

Users

Any ERP solution must be flexible enough to accommodate increasing number of users as the business grows and spreads its wings wide. Every ERP might facilitate easy addition of users; however, the associated costs might vary with each ERP solution. We have made our product to counter this by providing with a highly flexible environment to add more number of users seamlessly, which is a proven record.

Functions or Modules

As conditions change in a business, an ERP solution that stands to cater to the current needs must start doing different tasks to accommodate the change. How well is the ERP solution flexible enough to support any change. CIMS ERP sets to address this by providing space for enhanced features or modules to keep pace with business change.

Securing Data

Well, does security enhance with growth. This question arises out of any business with future growth in the pipeline. Growth can result in addition of projects, business domain, people, and overall data. Does the ERP solution accommodate for securing these additional factors. Also, technology is constantly on the move; to go with new technology, does the ERP solution provide space for updating along with the current technology.

Process

As businesses grow, the common activities and day-to-day tasks become a standard to be followed, and further grows into processes. An ERP should be capable of transitioning into the current processes rather than working in a traditional mode. We present you a product that effects a wide visibility on the processes and transparency to the hierarchies involved in execution.

Reports

Another major criteria for a growing business is the reporting model. As business expands its wings, hierarchies develop, which in turn calls for more responsibilities distributed across the entire business units. Quantifying reports and analysis becomes the need of the hour. Well, this collectively calls for portability of reporting, convenience in use, user-friendly, along with efficient graphical tools to represent data. To do justice to this goal, we have introduced a high portable and customizable reporting model.

Module Robustness

Every ERP solution is a comprehensive pack supporting financial and operational functions. But the uniqueness to an ERP is in its breadth and width of the functionalities and the level of flexibility and technology. The construction industry in question is a general term; there are specific categories that belong to this generic one. Well, the ERP that an organization adopts must be flexible enough to allow this robustness. The robustness involved in CIMS ERP is predominantly evident in the targeted industries and their varying clientele. It has been developed to cater to the varying needs of the businesses belonging to this industry and not just serve one category of this industry.

Conclusion

With all the given attributes, we would be glad to provide you with a detailed view of the product for a much more better understanding. Click here to schedule a free demo from our experts.

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