24SevenOffice vs. Infor Distribution SX.e

Overview
ProductRatingMost Used ByProduct SummaryStarting Price
24SevenOffice
Score 6.6 out of 10
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24SevenOffice is a modular, all-in-one enterprise resource planning (ERP) system with integrated capabilities such as customer relationship management (CRM), financial and project management, and communication.N/A
Infor Distribution SX.e
Score 9.9 out of 10
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Infor's Distribution SX.e ERP solution helps all types of distributors increase productivity and adapt quickly to an evolving market. Providing broad visibility across the entire organization, this solution delivers control in managing thousands of transactions, suppliers, and customers while simultaneously tracking millions of inventory items.N/A
Pricing
24SevenOfficeInfor Distribution SX.e
Editions & Modules
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Offerings
Pricing Offerings
24SevenOfficeInfor Distribution SX.e
Free Trial
NoNo
Free/Freemium Version
NoNo
Premium Consulting/Integration Services
NoNo
Entry-level Setup FeeNo setup feeNo setup fee
Additional Details
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Community Pulse
24SevenOfficeInfor Distribution SX.e
Top Pros

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Top Cons

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Features
24SevenOfficeInfor Distribution SX.e
Payroll Management
Comparison of Payroll Management features of Product A and Product B
24SevenOffice
7.1
2 Ratings
0% above category average
Infor Distribution SX.e
-
Ratings
Pay calculation6.72 Ratings00 Ratings
Benefit plan administration7.62 Ratings00 Ratings
Direct deposit files5.12 Ratings00 Ratings
Customization
Comparison of Customization features of Product A and Product B
24SevenOffice
7.9
2 Ratings
9% above category average
Infor Distribution SX.e
10.0
1 Ratings
32% above category average
API for custom integration9.02 Ratings10.01 Ratings
Plug-ins6.72 Ratings10.01 Ratings
Security
Comparison of Security features of Product A and Product B
24SevenOffice
7.0
2 Ratings
13% below category average
Infor Distribution SX.e
10.0
1 Ratings
23% above category average
Single sign-on capability6.72 Ratings00 Ratings
Role-based user permissions7.42 Ratings10.01 Ratings
Reporting & Analytics
Comparison of Reporting & Analytics features of Product A and Product B
24SevenOffice
6.9
2 Ratings
1% below category average
Infor Distribution SX.e
10.0
1 Ratings
36% above category average
Dashboards6.72 Ratings00 Ratings
Standard reports8.02 Ratings10.01 Ratings
Custom reports5.82 Ratings10.01 Ratings
General Ledger and Configurable Accounting
Comparison of General Ledger and Configurable Accounting features of Product A and Product B
24SevenOffice
6.1
2 Ratings
22% below category average
Infor Distribution SX.e
10.0
1 Ratings
27% above category average
Accounts payable5.52 Ratings10.01 Ratings
Accounts receivable5.82 Ratings10.01 Ratings
Global Financial Support7.12 Ratings00 Ratings
Primary and Secondary Ledgers6.72 Ratings10.01 Ratings
Journals and Reconciliations5.72 Ratings10.01 Ratings
Configurable Accounting7.42 Ratings10.01 Ratings
Standardized Processes5.52 Ratings10.01 Ratings
Inventory Management
Comparison of Inventory Management features of Product A and Product B
24SevenOffice
6.8
2 Ratings
13% below category average
Infor Distribution SX.e
10.0
1 Ratings
25% above category average
Inventory tracking7.72 Ratings10.01 Ratings
Automatic reordering6.52 Ratings10.01 Ratings
Location management6.72 Ratings10.01 Ratings
Order Management
Comparison of Order Management features of Product A and Product B
24SevenOffice
7.6
2 Ratings
1% below category average
Infor Distribution SX.e
9.7
1 Ratings
23% above category average
Pricing8.02 Ratings9.01 Ratings
Order entry9.02 Ratings10.01 Ratings
Credit card processing6.52 Ratings9.01 Ratings
Cost of goods sold8.12 Ratings10.01 Ratings
Order Orchestration6.82 Ratings10.01 Ratings
Subledger and Financial Process
Comparison of Subledger and Financial Process features of Product A and Product B
24SevenOffice
7.1
2 Ratings
4% below category average
Infor Distribution SX.e
10.0
1 Ratings
30% above category average
Billing Management5.52 Ratings10.01 Ratings
Cash and Asset Management9.02 Ratings10.01 Ratings
Travel & Expense Management7.52 Ratings10.01 Ratings
Budgetary Control & Encumbrance Accounting5.52 Ratings10.01 Ratings
Period Close6.72 Ratings10.01 Ratings
Project Financial Management
Comparison of Project Financial Management features of Product A and Product B
24SevenOffice
7.1
2 Ratings
7% below category average
Infor Distribution SX.e
9.1
1 Ratings
18% above category average
Budgeting and Forecasting8.42 Ratings9.01 Ratings
Project Costing6.52 Ratings9.01 Ratings
Cost Capture8.62 Ratings9.01 Ratings
Capital Project Management6.12 Ratings9.01 Ratings
Customer Contract Compliance8.62 Ratings9.01 Ratings
Project Revenue Recognition8.02 Ratings9.01 Ratings
Project Execution Management
Comparison of Project Execution Management features of Product A and Product B
24SevenOffice
7.1
2 Ratings
5% above category average
Infor Distribution SX.e
-
Ratings
Project Planning and Scheduling8.32 Ratings00 Ratings
Task Insight for Project Managers7.42 Ratings00 Ratings
Project Mobile Functionality5.52 Ratings00 Ratings
Definable Resource Pools9.01 Ratings00 Ratings
Grants Management
Comparison of Grants Management features of Product A and Product B
24SevenOffice
7.1
2 Ratings
5% below category average
Infor Distribution SX.e
9.0
1 Ratings
19% above category average
Award Lifecycle Management8.02 Ratings9.01 Ratings
Procurement
Comparison of Procurement features of Product A and Product B
24SevenOffice
6.6
2 Ratings
4% below category average
Infor Distribution SX.e
8.6
1 Ratings
22% above category average
Bids Analyzed and Compared7.01 Ratings10.01 Ratings
Contract Authoring7.42 Ratings00 Ratings
Contract Repository6.42 Ratings00 Ratings
Requisitions-to-Purchase Orders Integrated5.52 Ratings8.01 Ratings
Supplier Management4.82 Ratings00 Ratings
Risk Management
Comparison of Risk Management features of Product A and Product B
24SevenOffice
6.7
2 Ratings
4% above category average
Infor Distribution SX.e
10.0
1 Ratings
44% above category average
Risk Repository7.02 Ratings00 Ratings
Control Management8.02 Ratings00 Ratings
Control Efficiency Assessments6.72 Ratings00 Ratings
Issue Detection7.02 Ratings00 Ratings
Remediation and Certification4.82 Ratings00 Ratings
Logistics
Comparison of Logistics features of Product A and Product B
24SevenOffice
6.8
2 Ratings
2% above category average
Infor Distribution SX.e
9.2
1 Ratings
32% above category average
Transportation Planning and Optimization7.42 Ratings9.01 Ratings
Transportation Execution Management7.01 Ratings9.01 Ratings
Trade and Customs Management5.22 Ratings9.01 Ratings
Fulfillment Management5.22 Ratings9.01 Ratings
Warehouse Workforce Management5.01 Ratings10.01 Ratings
Manufacturing
Comparison of Manufacturing features of Product A and Product B
24SevenOffice
6.4
2 Ratings
14% below category average
Infor Distribution SX.e
-
Ratings
Production Process Design8.62 Ratings00 Ratings
Production Management7.72 Ratings00 Ratings
Configuration Management6.12 Ratings00 Ratings
Work Execution7.62 Ratings00 Ratings
Manufacturing Costs4.82 Ratings00 Ratings
Supply Chain
Comparison of Supply Chain features of Product A and Product B
24SevenOffice
7.6
2 Ratings
8% above category average
Infor Distribution SX.e
8.5
1 Ratings
19% above category average
Forecasting8.01 Ratings8.01 Ratings
Inventory Planning9.02 Ratings9.01 Ratings
Performance Monitoring7.72 Ratings9.01 Ratings
Product Lifecycle Management
Comparison of Product Lifecycle Management features of Product A and Product B
24SevenOffice
7.3
2 Ratings
3% above category average
Infor Distribution SX.e
9.0
1 Ratings
23% above category average
Proposal Management4.52 Ratings9.01 Ratings
Product Master Data Management8.62 Ratings9.01 Ratings
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User Ratings
24SevenOfficeInfor Distribution SX.e
Likelihood to Recommend
5.5
(2 ratings)
9.0
(1 ratings)
Usability
-
(0 ratings)
9.0
(1 ratings)
Support Rating
-
(0 ratings)
6.0
(1 ratings)
User Testimonials
24SevenOfficeInfor Distribution SX.e
Likelihood to Recommend
24SevenOffice
I would say if you have a staff that's already experienced in the 24SevenOffice program that would be best. People who are brand new to it will have too much time ramping up and training. Also, you'd better have a rock-solid network infrastructure if you want success with this program. A business with less tech-savvy workers just wouldn't work.
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Infor
Overall management of companies operations including sales, inventory control, warehousing, accounting (ar, ap, and gl). We are able to take a customers order, provide information if the product is in stock, send the order to the warehouse, pick the order, deliver the order using our custom routing program built inside SX.e, invoice the order upon receiving shipping feedback, and then collecting payment within SX.e. We also use SX.e for our purchasing of products from our vendors, tracking the products, entering the products into inventory, and then updating each location with the current inventory. We also are able to track pricing and vendor rebates as well as special price adjustments within SX.e.
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Pros
24SevenOffice
  • Excellent UI that is easy to use. All features are a breeze.
  • Because of the depth at which it has data, it can be used very well.
  • Its integration with other ERP software is also possible for better analysis.
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Infor
  • Integrates with supported 3rd party solutions
  • Very customizeable
  • Robust
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Cons
24SevenOffice
  • Unfortunately, usability is a major issue at times. I hear complaints about dropped network traffic, and it's not our infrastructure.
  • The interface is confusing. We have to train new employees with a lot of detailed instructions which shouldn't be necessary.
  • We have had to pay for any support on the above issues.
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Infor
  • User Interface customizability
  • Q&D programming
  • Database management
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Usability
24SevenOffice
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Infor
It is very customizable and has lots of scalabilities. However, it can get out of control if not contained with proper business process control.
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Support Rating
24SevenOffice
No answers on this topic
Infor
We use a Channel Partner and don't interact with Infor directly for support.
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Alternatives Considered
24SevenOffice
24SevenOffice has its own pros and cons just like any other software. It is a great software for an organization to do project management or financial management. It stacks up very competitively against others and is probably in the top 3. the UI that is offered by this software surpasses all the others that I have used and/or mentioned above. It is a breeze to understand most parts of the software by yourself. I think in terms of support there could be some improvement that can be possible and will result in much better feedback from its clients. Overall I give it a great rating in terms of usability and capability to handle the majority of business management, project management, and financial management features.
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Infor
SXe fit our distribution model and it allowed us to customize it to our specific needs that were not available in the other solutions. The 3rd party integration was also a nice benefit as we use multiple solutions that were not part of the SXe Suite.
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Return on Investment
24SevenOffice
  • We were using a fairly similar program from an ROI perspective previously so I can't say it's had a big effect.
  • That said the network issues represent lost hours/money.
  • The added training is also expensive.
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Infor
  • Ability to stay on top of Inventory as not to carry too much overhead
  • Keep Inventory set to FIFO
  • Manage deliveries to keep cost per stops to a minimum
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