Cetec ERP vs. NetSuite ERP

Overview
ProductRatingMost Used ByProduct SummaryStarting Price
Cetec ERP
Score 7.7 out of 10
N/A
Cetec ERP offers manufacturing web-native ERP As A Service for $40/user. Its design and delivery provide manufacturers with a platform built to increase both capacity and efficiency. The vendor states that companies will run faster on Cetec ERP. By providing a single, integrated platform that can be deployed in the cloud or on a local server, Cetec ERP is presented by the vendor as a simple but powerful solution, and a high value enterprise system to companies looking for a true…
$40
per month
NetSuite ERP
Score 8.0 out of 10
N/A
NetSuite is a suite of ERP and accounting modules which is sold in various editions aimed at different size customers. The multi-country, multi-currency version is an additional module called OneWorld. Netsuite is a SaaS system and is not offered in an on-premise edition.N/A
Pricing
Cetec ERPNetSuite ERP
Editions & Modules
LITE PLAN
$40
per month 5 STANDARD USER MINIMUM + $0 per month (PER COMPANY, NOT PER USER)
STANDARD PLAN
$40
per month 5 STANDARD USER MINIMUM + $500 per month (PER COMPANY, NOT PER USER)
ENTERPRISE PLAN
$40
per month 5 STANDARD USER MINIMUM + $3200 per month (PER COMPANY, NOT PER USER)
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Offerings
Pricing Offerings
Cetec ERPNetSuite ERP
Free Trial
NoNo
Free/Freemium Version
NoNo
Premium Consulting/Integration Services
NoNo
Entry-level Setup FeeNo setup feeNo setup fee
Additional DetailsUsers subscribe to NetSuite for an annual license fee. The license is made up of three main components: core platform, optional modules and the number of users. There is also a one-time implementation fee for initial setup. New modules and users and can be added as a business grows.
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Features
Cetec ERPNetSuite ERP
Customization
Comparison of Customization features of Product A and Product B
Cetec ERP
7.3
1 Ratings
1% above category average
NetSuite ERP
9.1
74 Ratings
23% above category average
API for custom integration7.31 Ratings9.264 Ratings
Plug-ins00 Ratings9.547 Ratings
Security
Comparison of Security features of Product A and Product B
Cetec ERP
8.2
3 Ratings
1% above category average
NetSuite ERP
9.2
81 Ratings
12% above category average
Single sign-on capability9.12 Ratings9.262 Ratings
Role-based user permissions7.33 Ratings9.280 Ratings
Reporting & Analytics
Comparison of Reporting & Analytics features of Product A and Product B
Cetec ERP
7.7
3 Ratings
10% above category average
NetSuite ERP
9.2
72 Ratings
28% above category average
Dashboards8.23 Ratings9.271 Ratings
Standard reports7.33 Ratings9.270 Ratings
Custom reports00 Ratings9.270 Ratings
General Ledger and Configurable Accounting
Comparison of General Ledger and Configurable Accounting features of Product A and Product B
Cetec ERP
6.5
3 Ratings
16% below category average
NetSuite ERP
7.7
257 Ratings
1% above category average
Accounts payable7.33 Ratings8.3251 Ratings
Accounts receivable7.33 Ratings8.3232 Ratings
Global Financial Support5.51 Ratings9.426 Ratings
Journals and Reconciliations7.33 Ratings9.141 Ratings
Standardized Processes5.53 Ratings9.437 Ratings
Primary and Secondary Ledgers00 Ratings9.528 Ratings
Configurable Accounting00 Ratings9.435 Ratings
Inventory Management
Comparison of Inventory Management features of Product A and Product B
Cetec ERP
8.5
3 Ratings
8% above category average
NetSuite ERP
8.8
48 Ratings
11% above category average
Inventory tracking8.23 Ratings9.847 Ratings
Location management8.22 Ratings9.335 Ratings
Automatic reordering00 Ratings8.628 Ratings
Order Management
Comparison of Order Management features of Product A and Product B
Cetec ERP
7.4
3 Ratings
5% below category average
NetSuite ERP
8.7
206 Ratings
11% above category average
Pricing8.23 Ratings9.253 Ratings
Order entry8.23 Ratings8.1202 Ratings
Credit card processing9.11 Ratings8.537 Ratings
Cost of goods sold6.43 Ratings8.848 Ratings
Order Orchestration3.62 Ratings9.521 Ratings
Subledger and Financial Process
Comparison of Subledger and Financial Process features of Product A and Product B
Cetec ERP
8.2
2 Ratings
10% above category average
NetSuite ERP
7.4
198 Ratings
0% below category average
Billing Management6.42 Ratings8.3187 Ratings
Cash and Asset Management00 Ratings9.427 Ratings
Travel & Expense Management00 Ratings8.531 Ratings
Budgetary Control & Encumbrance Accounting00 Ratings8.527 Ratings
Period Close00 Ratings9.435 Ratings
Project Execution Management
Comparison of Project Execution Management features of Product A and Product B
Cetec ERP
3.2
1 Ratings
72% below category average
NetSuite ERP
4.1
17 Ratings
50% below category average
Project Planning and Scheduling3.61 Ratings8.614 Ratings
Task Insight for Project Managers2.71 Ratings3.311 Ratings
Project Mobile Functionality00 Ratings3.010 Ratings
Definable Resource Pools00 Ratings3.68 Ratings
Manufacturing
Comparison of Manufacturing features of Product A and Product B
Cetec ERP
7.5
2 Ratings
0% below category average
NetSuite ERP
9.0
16 Ratings
18% above category average
Production Management5.52 Ratings8.614 Ratings
Configuration Management6.42 Ratings9.510 Ratings
Work Execution7.32 Ratings9.512 Ratings
Manufacturing Costs7.31 Ratings8.514 Ratings
Production Process Design00 Ratings8.512 Ratings
Supply Chain
Comparison of Supply Chain features of Product A and Product B
Cetec ERP
6.4
2 Ratings
12% below category average
NetSuite ERP
7.8
132 Ratings
7% above category average
Forecasting3.62 Ratings7.817 Ratings
Inventory Planning7.32 Ratings7.3129 Ratings
Performance Monitoring5.52 Ratings8.614 Ratings
Payroll Management
Comparison of Payroll Management features of Product A and Product B
Cetec ERP
-
Ratings
NetSuite ERP
1.1
15 Ratings
147% below category average
Pay calculation00 Ratings1.013 Ratings
Benefit plan administration00 Ratings1.010 Ratings
Direct deposit files00 Ratings1.39 Ratings
Project Financial Management
Comparison of Project Financial Management features of Product A and Product B
Cetec ERP
8.6
2 Ratings
12% above category average
NetSuite ERP
6.4
32 Ratings
17% below category average
Budgeting and Forecasting00 Ratings5.926 Ratings
Project Costing00 Ratings5.923 Ratings
Cost Capture00 Ratings5.822 Ratings
Capital Project Management00 Ratings4.014 Ratings
Customer Contract Compliance00 Ratings9.513 Ratings
Project Revenue Recognition00 Ratings6.722 Ratings
Grants Management
Comparison of Grants Management features of Product A and Product B
Cetec ERP
-
Ratings
NetSuite ERP
3.1
12 Ratings
84% below category average
Award Lifecycle Management00 Ratings3.57 Ratings
Procurement
Comparison of Procurement features of Product A and Product B
Cetec ERP
-
Ratings
NetSuite ERP
3.3
19 Ratings
71% below category average
Bids Analyzed and Compared00 Ratings3.58 Ratings
Contract Authoring00 Ratings2.010 Ratings
Contract Repository00 Ratings3.58 Ratings
Requisitions-to-Purchase Orders Integrated00 Ratings3.613 Ratings
Supplier Management00 Ratings9.513 Ratings
Risk Management
Comparison of Risk Management features of Product A and Product B
Cetec ERP
-
Ratings
NetSuite ERP
3.1
11 Ratings
71% below category average
Risk Repository00 Ratings3.58 Ratings
Control Management00 Ratings2.011 Ratings
Control Efficiency Assessments00 Ratings3.57 Ratings
Issue Detection00 Ratings3.58 Ratings
Remediation and Certification00 Ratings3.58 Ratings
Logistics
Comparison of Logistics features of Product A and Product B
Cetec ERP
-
Ratings
NetSuite ERP
3.0
17 Ratings
78% below category average
Transportation Planning and Optimization00 Ratings2.89 Ratings
Transportation Execution Management00 Ratings2.88 Ratings
Trade and Customs Management00 Ratings2.88 Ratings
Fulfillment Management00 Ratings9.514 Ratings
Warehouse Workforce Management00 Ratings2.511 Ratings
Product Lifecycle Management
Comparison of Product Lifecycle Management features of Product A and Product B
Cetec ERP
-
Ratings
NetSuite ERP
3.8
13 Ratings
62% below category average
Proposal Management00 Ratings2.610 Ratings
Product Master Data Management00 Ratings3.29 Ratings
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User Ratings
Cetec ERPNetSuite ERP
Likelihood to Recommend
6.4
(3 ratings)
8.5
(355 ratings)
Likelihood to Renew
-
(0 ratings)
9.2
(49 ratings)
Usability
6.4
(1 ratings)
8.6
(231 ratings)
Availability
-
(0 ratings)
9.0
(16 ratings)
Performance
-
(0 ratings)
8.0
(15 ratings)
Support Rating
5.5
(1 ratings)
7.1
(215 ratings)
In-Person Training
-
(0 ratings)
7.3
(2 ratings)
Online Training
-
(0 ratings)
6.4
(10 ratings)
Implementation Rating
-
(0 ratings)
6.4
(17 ratings)
Configurability
-
(0 ratings)
8.7
(5 ratings)
Ease of integration
-
(0 ratings)
7.3
(3 ratings)
Product Scalability
-
(0 ratings)
9.0
(8 ratings)
Vendor post-sale
-
(0 ratings)
4.8
(2 ratings)
Vendor pre-sale
-
(0 ratings)
5.0
(1 ratings)
User Testimonials
Cetec ERPNetSuite ERP
Likelihood to Recommend
Cetec ERP
For our business, Cetec ERP works very well because of all the capabilities it has with traceability, restrictions, and access, and having the data live for any user to see at the same time. The way the system is set up for order processing is more strict which is better for us since it helps with accuracy and traceability. For the production side, since our company is not a manufacturing site, it can be a little overwhelming since there are a lot of fields/data that we do not use, simply because it does not apply to us. Other than that module being a little too advanced for our company, all of the features included "out of the box" are well worth the affordable price that they have for this ERP system.
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NetSuite
Really in this hybrid environment, being up in the cloud and being able to securely access the data and work from anywhere, I think it's a real game changer for my team. So I really like the fact that NetSuite keeps up with security features and allows users to access it from anywhere.
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Pros
Cetec ERP
  • Training and Implementation.
  • Support is great.
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NetSuite
  • NetSuite does analytics very well.
  • They do reporting very well. I love the ability to have control over how the information flows through my NetSuite, my user roles, and my responsibilities. I can assign certain tasks to certain people, and they do that and then also have the control to approve that and make sure it's done correctly.
  • Just being able to drill down into a particular GL account or into a particular line item and see what really makes that up and what's driving our certain costs.
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Cons
Cetec ERP
  • Role Descriptions: There are default roles that Cetec ERP has already created for you. However, these roles are not detailed as to what access each role has and it makes it difficult to assign these default roles.
  • Reporting: While Cetec ERP's default reports are detailed, there is only minimal customization of reports allowed out of the box. They do have an add-on available for purchase where you can freely customize reports, but our company isn't at that point to purchase this add-on as we only need a small bit of customization beyond what comes out of the box.
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NetSuite
  • Honestly, right now, my biggest pain point is kind of our own doing, but I would appreciate a little bit more support and help in the area of performance management and kind of understanding how our application is built, what are the best choices for customizing or solving a problem in terms of performance, because our company is rather large, we have a lot of data coming in and out, and that has been an issue for us recently.
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Likelihood to Renew
Cetec ERP
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NetSuite
NetSuite is able to cover all of our needs, spanning multiple departments and managerial levels. We use it daily for a multitude of functions, including creating promotions, estimating inventory, pulling historical reports, forecasting sales, and more. Overall, we're very satisfied with NetSuite as an ERP solution and recommend it to medium to large businesses.
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Usability
Cetec ERP
Cetec ERP is useful and fairly intuitive, but if you have a difficult time adapting to a ever-changing user interface, it may cause slight discomfort with every major update.
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NetSuite
I have given this rating due to below use cases: - Order Management - Advanced Revenue Management - Invoicing - Automated Billing - Inbound and Outbound Integrations with applications such as Salesforce, Zip, Stripe, Mavenlink, Avalara, Floquast - Project management and billing - Training -Customer Support - Knowledge Article Support
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Reliability and Availability
Cetec ERP
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NetSuite
It has been very reliable. I can only think of 1-2 times in 4.5 years that we have had issues getting in, and in each case were able to get back in within 1 hour. There has not been a major downtime
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Performance
Cetec ERP
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NetSuite
Most of the time the performance is very good. Pages load in a few seconds; financial reports take less than 5 seconds; basic searches take a few seconds. But performance can be sporadic throughout the day and cause the run time to triple.
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Support Rating
Cetec ERP
Cetec ERP will answer support calls but depending on your level of service contract, it may cost you quick a bit per hour to solve the issues you have. E-mail support is always available and surprisingly responsive.
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NetSuite
The account rep changes quite often, which requires restarting. Suite Answers is a very good tool but can be hard to use for somebody who is not fully confident with Netsuite. Asking questions that are not already answered in Suite Answers can be rough. Training is readily available, but most of the time stays on the surface and doesn't answer medium to more advanced questions.
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In-Person Training
Cetec ERP
No answers on this topic
NetSuite
I had in person training for a day when first got the software. The training was good. The challenge was that there was a large gap between training and when we went live so we forgot quite a lot
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Online Training
Cetec ERP
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NetSuite
Online training is quite strong. I have used for specific pieces of functionality.However it is not sufficient in all areas.
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Implementation Rating
Cetec ERP
No answers on this topic
NetSuite
I felt NetSuite Professional Services did an excellent job of guiding us in the implementation. I also felt our internal teams were a little resistant to the change and engagement of new software. Had we performed better engaging and buying into the new software, I would be able to rate the implementation better. Therefore, the lower number should not be viewed as a deficiency with the software or the professional services teams, but as an reminder of how important complete buy-in from the local users is.
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Alternatives Considered
Cetec ERP
We had been a customer of Cetec on their Legacy system for 20+ years and were always satisfied with their product and support.
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NetSuite
Well, the reason why I'm with NetSuite is because obviously it beats out those other options quite considerably. It gave us the whole ecosystem that gave us everything we needed. I didn't need a dedicated administrator whose full-time job is to deal with it like our current system would need to really be useful. I can find people or train people how to use it right away. So for us, that really beats it out compared to the Sage and QuickBooks where we were looking at it from a perspective of, yeah, we can find people who are experts in those fields. They don't scale up to the size that we need as we're going to really quickly go from R&D company into doing tens of millions of dollars a year in revenue and activities. So that's where it beats us out over say Sage or QuickBooks is it's got that complete scalability. We can go to multiple subsidiaries, foreign currency, not a problem. It's got that full functionality.
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Scalability
Cetec ERP
No answers on this topic
NetSuite
We have been able to scale our business 25X without any major overhaul with Netsuite. Its dashboard setup makes onboarding new employees very easy and allows data to be shared across multiple offices. Its cloud setup does not put any pressure on IT to scale servers or other infrastructure. We have been able to become much more efficient in all aspects of the business.
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Return on Investment
Cetec ERP
  • Accuracy: Now that we can restrict access to approved users, our accuracy of inventory has improved.
  • Financial Cleanup: Importing financials that were not yet balanced from previous system caused a ripple and we now have to clean up in this new system.
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NetSuite
  • Positive impact, again, it's our source of truth, so we are able to not have questions about how much money we have in the bank or do we have enough material to build this job. Being able to know those things immediately is super valuable.
  • I mean it's the grease that skids the wheels that gets us to accomplish the things that we do in our business.
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