Preconfigured ‘QEdge ERP for Chemicals’ for Rapid Implementation

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Chemical companies need a flexible IT infrastructure that supports both growth and industry best practices. Increasingly, companies are looking for new ways to achieve these goals – without the costs and management challenges involved in an on-premise software deployment.

Qnovate ‘QEdge ERP for Chemicals’ is a preconfigured ERP solution based on SAP’s proven industry template ‘SAP Best Practices for Chemicals’. depending on your preference and requirements, the solution can be deployed on-premise or in the cloud, based on a subscription model.

The subscription-based ‘QEdge ERP for Chemicals’ runs on private clouds hosted by certified, trusted SAP partners. This allows our clients to deploy proven SAP business solutions with reduced capital expenditure and a rapid time to value.

In the past, many midmarket companies regarded ERP solutions simply as not suitable for companies their size. Their main concerns were that ERP was regarded as too complex, too costly, too risky and took long to implement.

 

Our subscription-based ‘QEdge ERP for Chemicals’ build on the advatages of using a rapid-deplyment industry template and adds benefits of a cloud solution:

  • Instant access to a preconfigured and standardized system with ready-built business processes
  • Try before buy
  • Cloud solution reduces total cost of ownership
  • Attractive, scalable pricing model
  • Single contract though Qnovate
  • Cloud and use of industry template speeds up implementation – ‘Live in 5’ (months) is possible

‘QEdge ERP for Chemicals’ is a complete solution tailored for small and midsize chemical companies or for subsidiaries of large enterprises. The industry package includes a test environment, applications, licenses, implementation and deployment services, and a proven methodology.

  • Simplicity: Qnovate offers a complete package, including all components
  • Solution Fit: the package is designed for small and mid-size companies
  • Industry-specific: built on the SAP Chemical industry template, which has been successfully used in hundreds of projects
  • Functionality: SAP ERP has very broad functionality built for the industry and is fully scalable to meet future needs
  • Implementation: the industry template significantly reduces implementation time and effort through preconfigured business content
  • Cost: reduced cost through preconfigured template and a cloud-based solution
  • Resources: outsourcing via a hosted or cloud-based environment reduces cost and the need for in-house IT resources

 

Optional, preconfigured Solutions to complement SAP ERP for Chemicals

If your company requires functionality above and beyond the scope of SAP ERP for Chemicals, we offer a set of fully integrated, preconfigured solutions, which can be deployed in a matter of weeks. Here are some examples:

  • SAP Cloud for Sales for Chemicals – functional enhancements to SAP’s cloud-based customer engagement solution, such as chemical sample management. SAP Mobile Document Management integration provides chemicals sales representatives access to key documents on their mobile devices, such as product safety data sheets (SDS’s), certificates of analysis (COA’s), technical brochures, or price lists
  • Analytics and Dashboards – key performance indicators for the chemical industry right at your fingertips, on any device, anywhere
  • Business Planning and Consolidation (SAP BPC) – a robust planning and consolidation application to meet an enterprise’s budgeting, planning, financial consolidation, and reporting requirements
  • Sales and Operations Planning (SAP S&OP) – a component of the SAP Integrated Business Planning (IBP) suite. A collaborative, strategic, business-driven process that leverages simulations and scenario planning to minimize risk by aligning supply with demand and clearly understanding financial implications