Have you ever played the “20 Questions” game?
I’ve always loved that game. But it involves a lot of guess work. The 20 questions about NetSuite listed below involve no guess work at all. There are 20 basic informational questions about NetSuite, the world’s #1 Integrated ERP/CRM Cloud Solution. Just in case you’re new to business management software systems, I should note that ERP stands for Enterprise Resource Planning and CRM stands for Customer Relationship Management.
Let’s cut right to the chase. This Q&A is based on an FAQ (Frequently Asked Questions). If you’re evaluating business management software for your company, I’m sure that you’re eager to get answers to these most frequently asked questions.
|1||Is the subscription service hosted by the vendor?||Yes|
|2||What technology is NetSuite on?||Proprietary - on Oracle Platform|
|3||Is NetSuite also available on premise?||No|
|4||Are functions beyond accounting available, such as CRM?||Yes|
|5||Is the software priced per user or by computing power?||Per named user|
|6||Is there a minimum user count?||No|
|7||Is there a required 12 month annual contract?||Yes|
|8||Can I control when the software is upgraded?||No|
|9||Are there add-on ISV tools available?||Yes|
|10||How often are upgrades done?||Twice a year|
|11||Does the software offer role-based views or dashboards?||Yes|
|12||How many entities/companies are included in base price?||1|
|13||How much storage included? (Additional available for fee)||10GB|
|14||Can I buy NetSuite directly and/or through a partner?||Either|
|15||Can I access the software from a mobile device, like a tablet?||Yes|
|16||Will NetSuite or the partner I bought from provide support?||Either|
|17||Does vendor provide tech support included in monthly fee?||No|
|18||Does NetSuite offer vertical industry-specific solutions?||Yes|
|19||Does NetSuite offer a built-in e-commerce platform?||Yes|
|20||Is NetSuite geared for small, medium or large companies?||All|
It’s always possible that you have more than 20 questions, but these 20 are a great start toward understanding the basics of how NetSuite is delivered and what your subscription includes.
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By The TM Group,