PeopleSoft vs. SAP ERP

As of February 2019, PeopleSoft is ranked 4th in ERP with 9 reviews vs SAP ERP which is ranked 2nd in ERP with 7 reviews. The top reviewer of PeopleSoft writes "The most valuable feature for us is the integration between the HR Payroll and Financials modules. We really like the way they link and work together because there are no duplicate entries". The top reviewer of SAP ERP writes "Significantly reduces the time required to produce our financial reports". PeopleSoft is most compared with Oracle HCM Cloud, Ellucian and Oracle ERP Cloud. SAP ERP is most compared with JD Edwards EnterpriseOne, IFS Applications and Infor Lawson M3. See our PeopleSoft vs. SAP ERP report.
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Pros
The integration between Human Capital Management (HCM) and PeopleSoft is an important feature.Flexibility in configuration.The synchronization of business processes, and the software, streamlined the shared service departments to run 40% leaner.A valuable feature is HCM.The most valuable feature is ERP application information.A valuable feature is FSCM.The most valuable feature is IDE.The most valuable feature for us is the integration between the HR Payroll and Financials modules

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It integrates everything into one process.Finance view across functions is valuable.It automates transactional processes.The power of ABAP Development Tools is the main valuable feature in the SAP ECC system. Every couple of years SAP upgrades ABAP technology significantly, which facilitates developers' work.It gives us full control over each change, to the level of the individual field in a master record, including certificates.MDG provides a central location for governance of the creation/updating processes of master data. It allows you to change several fields in the same object. For example, we can change a field on the purchasing view and change another field on an accounting view to the same material at the same time.The new Visual Enterprise functionalities give an intuitive approach to data and make communication between engineering and production easy.Heavy integration is available with all types of systems, and we use it.

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Services that need improvement include PeopleSoft Query, Pivot Grids, and PeopleSoft Test Framework.Initial setup can be complex without training or use of consultants.Agile system configurations to accommodate business dynamics.I would like to see a better UI.Having applications which provide more enhanced features and user-friendly elements.I would like to see better support, bug fixing, and documentation.I would like to see improvement in the UI.My developers want to use more HTML instead of the specialized tool, PeopleTools because, they say, it's better from a user perspective.

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SAP is not making a big effort to make it easy to integrate solutions from other vendors. It's not easy at all... Integration is what they can do better.There will always be something within our business that it won't fit.Poor ergonomics.Although you can use SAP as a Warehouse Management System, and you don’t need any other program for that purpose, it is not enough as a Transportation Management System. You need another program which is integrated with SAP.The power of ABAP Development Tools is the main valuable feature in the SAP ECC system. Every couple of years SAP upgrades ABAP technology significantly, which facilitates developers' work.The UI could use improvement.Improvements to the UI. The UI is pretty old, but this will change with the upcoming release of S.4.​It needs a more complete guidance with complete processes. Right now, it only has single transactions.

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SAP ECC is not cheap but I consider it the best system for managing an organization's data and processes.

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Ranking
4th
out of 54 in ERP
Views
15,648
Comparisons
6,222
Reviews
11
Followers
617
Avg. Rating
7.5
2nd
out of 54 in ERP
Views
30,588
Comparisons
16,112
Reviews
8
Followers
922
Avg. Rating
8.0
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Oracle's PeopleSoft applications are designed to address the most complex business requirements. They provide comprehensive business and industry solutions, enabling organizations to increase productivity, accelerate business performance, and provide a lower cost of ownership.SAP ERP addresses the core business software requirements of midsize and large organizations in all industries and sectors. SAP ERP includes four individual solutions that support key areas of enterprise resource planning: human capital management, financials, operations, corporate services.
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BMI Healthcare, Lone Star College System, Jefferson County Public Schools, Griffith University, Los Rios Community College District, Tervita Corporation, INFRA S.A. de C.V., ICF Habitat, Central Washington University, Tech Mahindra Limited, Cognizant Technology Solutions, Stanford Childrens HealthB&G Manufacturing, Unilever, Life is good Inc., Joy Global Inc., City of Cape Town, Bhopal Municipal, Corporation (BMC), adidas Group, Butcher & Packer Supply Company, Franklin Valve L.P., Evoshield, Prime Meats, a Norsan Group company, EMC Corporation, Varian Medical Systems Inc., FC Bayern Mªnchen AG, AkzoNobel Chemicals B.V., T¾V Rheinland, Pacific Drilling S.A., Fire & Rescue New South Wales, University of Amsterdam, Pa_alon S.A.
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