As long as you are small, only accounting needs automation; but as you grow, you will have to automate and manage your sales team, Inventory, billing, purchase and manufacturing and thats when you need an ERP. An ERP helps you automate all the business functions with a single software.
Unlike a regular ERP Software which works only on your computer, Cloud ERP is an ERP software which you can access online. Just like your email account or your facebook account. By having your ERP software on the Cloud, You and your team will be able to see your business information from anywhere, anytime just like an email. Worldwide, Growing business are increasingly moving to the Cloud to be able to scale faster.
Compare SAP to Reach ERP
When you should
When you have your office,
godown, factory, sales points at
When you have multiple branches
When is ERP needed?
● Data Input is done from Personal Computers ( also from Laptops, Tablets, Mobile phones etc )
● Data storage is done on a remote storage device.
● Examples are gmail, dropbox, facebook, salesforce etc)