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"It's not too hard to handle the initial setup.""LN is definitely a stable product. It's number one on Gartner's four quadrants."

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"If anyone is familiar with Microsoft products then they can handle it easily.""Support is really good.""It is stable, suitable for businesses, and covers all business needs.""There's a moderate amount of scalability available.""I like that it's a complete ERP solution from production level to branch level.""The stability is very good.""It is easy to use, and it has a great UI. It has very well-structured modules. In terms of setup and configuration, they're logically placed, which makes it easy for any user to pick up information and learn more about the system, rather than just be plain key users of that business operating system.""Dynamics AX provides a lot of functionality."

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"While Infor LN incorporates the latest business processes and functions, there is always room for improvement as the business grows. In the new normal, it could stand to incorporate quite a few automation processes like the RPA and utilize machine learning in the Internet of Things.""The user interface needs to be improved."

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"It could be more scalable and stable. It would also be better if the interface were more integrated with the Microsoft ecosystem because 2012 is not really integrated.""They should include some modules related to solving customer problems or resolving support tickets from our customers — like a help desk for ERPs.""The integration could improve for the future.""There should be the capability for users to enhance the application by using a low-code or no-code product from the Microsoft family.""There are so many errors.""If I had to add something in the next release, it would probably be a mobile application for a sister application of Dynamics 365; not the ERP but the Dynamics 365 HR solution. It would definitely help if we could have Microsoft or a Microsoft partner introduce a mobile application for it.""It is being decommissioned.""The solution in general just needs a few quality improvements."

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Pricing and Cost Advice
"Compared to other high-end ERP software, Infor LN's cost of ownership is lower. The difference isn't huge, though."

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"It is $180 to $200 per user per month with a minimum of 20 users, which makes selling the product a bit difficult.""I don't know how much this solution costs off the top of my head, but I know that the cloud and SaaS solutions are cheaper.""It has a pay-as-you-go subscription.""The pricing is expensive.""It's too expensive for customers to take this on themselves. As partners, we will buy this on behalf of the customers and then charge this value for each project."

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Questions from the Community
Top Answer: It's not too hard to handle the initial setup.
Top Answer: The solution is quite competitively priced. If you compare it to SAP, for example, it is quite reasonable.
Top Answer: The user interface needs to be improved. Right now, it's not ideal in terms of the design. The interface is not elegant on multiple products, such as enterprise assessment, supply chain solutions, and… more »
Top Answer: I cannot recall finding a lack of features in any area. It's pretty great. There might be some features to support localizations that could be helpful to add.
Top Answer: Primarily, we use the product as an ERP solution. Different modules to be implemented, however, it's an enterprise-level ERP solution.
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Also Known As
Infor ERP LN
Dynamics AX, Axapta, MS Dynamics AX
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From the largest global manufacturing enterprises with complex multisite needs to smaller, single-site organizations, Infor LN is enterprise resource planning (ERP) software that features capabilities designed to meet the unique business requirements of manufacturers. Infor LN offers fast and cost-effective deployment with integration on the shop floor and across the supply chain with financials, quality management, service management, order management, and business partners. Contextualized, industry-specific analytics help you gather real-time data and monitor metrics for improved communication with business partners wherever they are.

Microsoft Dynamics AX is an enterprise resource planning (ERP) solution that is simple to learn and use so you can deliver value faster, take advantage of business opportunities, and drive user involvement and innovation across the organization.
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Sample Customers
LTH Castings, Gloucester Engineering, Gorman-Rupp, Computer Designs, Instrument Technology, GWA Group Limited, PRIDE Industries, CAV Aerospace, New Scale Technologies Inc.
ConQuaestor, D & H Distributing, Sunny Queen, Mesa Associates, Britax Childcare, Ibema, Arafa, Sabo S.p.A.
Top Industries
Computer Software Company30%
Comms Service Provider22%
Manufacturing Company7%
Energy/Utilities Company5%
Manufacturing Company45%
Real Estate/Law Firm18%
Computer Software Company18%
Computer Software Company28%
Comms Service Provider24%
Manufacturing Company6%
Energy/Utilities Company5%
Company Size
Small Business56%
Midsize Enterprise22%
Large Enterprise22%
Small Business57%
Midsize Enterprise14%
Large Enterprise29%
Find out what your peers are saying about Infor LN vs. Microsoft Dynamics AX and other solutions. Updated: November 2021.
552,305 professionals have used our research since 2012.

Infor LN is ranked 11th in ERP with 2 reviews while Microsoft Dynamics AX is ranked 7th in ERP with 11 reviews. Infor LN is rated 8.0, while Microsoft Dynamics AX is rated 7.8. The top reviewer of Infor LN writes "Reasonable pricing with a straightforward setup and good stability". On the other hand, the top reviewer of Microsoft Dynamics AX writes "Provides a lot of functionality". Infor LN is most compared with Infor M3, SAP ERP, Infor CloudSuite Industrial, Infor LX and Infor VISUAL, whereas Microsoft Dynamics AX is most compared with SAP S4HANA, SAP ERP, Oracle E-Business Suite, JD Edwards EnterpriseOne and PeopleSoft. See our Infor LN vs. Microsoft Dynamics AX report.

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