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Install xTuple ERP Postbooks Edition

Jan 12, 2010, 05:02 (0 Talkback[s])

"If you are shopping around for ERP (Enterprise Resource Planning) solutions, you know the search can be long and hard. And you also know the solutions can be expensive and complex. But did you know there were cross-platform solutions that could run on Linux, Windows, and Mac? One of those solutions is the xTuple ERP Postbooks Edition. This ERP solution is a full-on, feature-rich, enterprise-ready, management tool that should be able to meet (and exceed) all of your needs. But is such a tool difficult to install and run? In this article you will learn a bit about what this solution offers as well as how to install it on a Linux-based machine and begin using. Of course, as with any serious ERP solution, once you fire it up, you know there is a TON of work that can be done. To that end, we won’t get into the actual usage of the tool.


"The xTuple ERP Postbooks Edition offers the following features:

"Accounting (general ledger, accounts receivable and
payable, and much more)
Sales (quotes, order entry, sales reporting, shipping)
Built-in CRM tool which includes universal address book, incident management, opportunity management, and more.
Product Definition
Inventory and Distribution
Light Manufacturing
OpenRPT open source report writer

"Obviously we’re dealing with a powerful tool. But is the installation equally as powerful? Although there are numerous steps to the installation Wizard, the installation itself is fairly painless."

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