EnterpriseIQ Review - why 4.4 stars?

EnterpriseIQ Review
ITQlick Score: 92/100
ITQlick Rating: (4.4/5)
Pricing: 3.8/10 - low cost
Category: ERP -> EnterpriseIQ
Ranking:Ranked 5 out of 272 ERP systems
Company: IQMS
Typical customers: Start up, Small business, Medium business, Large business
Platforms: Desktop, Cloud
Links: EnterpriseIQ pricing, EnterpriseIQ alternatives

Shlomi LaviShlomi Lavi / updated: Jul 15, 2020

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What is EnterpriseIQ?

Enterprise IQ/IQMS MES is cloud-based integrated Enterprise Resource Planning and manufacturing execution solution designed for manufacturing environment in small, medium size and large businesses across multiple industry verticals. The product provides integrated ERP solutions such as production planning, BI, EDI, CRM, purchasing and accounting and more.

The platform has tools that track and communicate business activities throughout the supply-chain process. The core features include manufacturing ERP, quality management, and warehouse management and more. The manufacturing ERP enables the user to enhance the manufacturing production and improve the supply chain visibility.

Supply chain management feature helps the user in demand planning, order management, EDI/e-commerce, and inventory management and more. The warehouse management helps user increase order fulfilment, eliminate shipping errors and improve inventory visibility.

What is EnterpriseIQ rating? ()

The rating of EnterpriseIQ is 4.4 stars out of 5 and the total score is 92 out of 100. The ratings are based on our unbiased experts. Learn more in our rating methodology page

Who are EnterpriseIQ's typical customers?

EnterpriseIQ has been designed specifically for the manufacturing industry and includes sectors such as Aerospace & Defence, Automotive & Assembly manufacturing, General manufacturing, as well as Medical manufacturing to name a few. The software is scalable and can address both small single plant manufacturers as well as large multi-plant global manufacturers, with an on-premise deployment model.

The key benefits of this system are for the manufacturing production and plant operations teams. This is because EnterpriseIQ can ensure that manufacturers can achieve demand driven, on-time delivery by eliminating unnecessary downtime. There is also accurate and timely scheduling along with planning to allow for the minimization of inventory costs, and the maximization of plant floor throughput.

Additionally complete tracking and traceability throughout the supply chain allows expedited and accurate ordering and shipping. Finally there is inbuilt compliance to industry and government standards to ensure the manufacturer is following all the necessary rules, regulations and best practices.

Customers for EnterpriseIQ include Accessible Technologies Inc, AcroTech Plastics Group, C. Brewer, Core Systems, Donnelly Custom Manufacturing, Lakeland Finishing Corporation and United Lens Company.

Is EnterpriseIQ the best ERP?

EnterpriseIQ is ranked 5 out of 272 software in their category (ERP systems).

What are their main features and functionalities?

EnterpriseIQ helps manufacturers stay lean, agile, and competitive by streamlining processes across discrete and process manufacturing environments, whether they are built-to-order or build-to-stock supply chain models.

The modular architecture of the software means companies can start with core features such as Sales Order and Distribution Management, Warehouse & Inventory Managing, Finance and Human Resource Management as well as Basic Manufacturing.

The manufacturing module provides a complete plant floor planning system with all the tools necessary to manage production across one facility or multiple plants. In addition you can also add advanced manufacturing solutions for Supply Chain Management, Scheduling & Planning, Project Management, as well the Manufacturing Execution System as your organization scales to a larger manufacturing base.

Another important feature of EnterpriseIQ is its design for multiple manufacturing environments so it can address functionality needs by offering several industry sector based solutions. In this way the software meets the unique requirements of the manufacturers in one package, while also allowing them to mix and match industry solutions to find the best fit for their operating environment.

EnterpriseIQ also supports access via mobile devices such as smart phones and tablets, as well as wireless units available on the plant floor allowing for real-time decision making to improve productivity. Finally there are integrated BI Tools that provide real-time interactive reporting, business activity & plant floor monitoring, customized dashboards as well as Key Performance Indicator analysis to improve business productivity.

What are EnterpriseIQ's pros? (5 Pros)

  • EnterpriseIQ is a global ERP manufacturing solution that supports multiple plants, languages and currencies.
  • The product supports Mobile Device Access
  • The modular design of the software allows small manufacturers to easily scale to larger operations
  • There are sector specific solutions available in EnterpriseIQ that can be adapted to specific manufacturers’ needs
  • The software is designed as single source with no dependency on third party software and therefore no integration requirements

What are EnterpriseIQ's cons? (2 cons)

  • EnterpriseIQ does not provide a cloud based solution
  • The product does not have a defined migration strategy from competitors’ products

Who are their main alternatives?

The two main competitors of Enterprise IQ include E2 Shop System and Deacom ERP. E2 Shop System is a cloud-based manufacturing execution and ERP solution just as Enterprise IQ. Enterprise IQ vendor is IQMS which began in 1989 in the United States whereas E2 Shop System is a product of Shoptech Software which began in 1984 and based in the United States.

Both are ideal for small, midsize and large enterprises. Both Enterprise IQ and E2 Shop System offers support online and during business hours. Both E2 Shop System and Enterprise IQ offer training via documentation, webinars, live-online and in-person.

Both Deacom ERP and Enterprise IQ are cloud-based Enterprise Resource Planning solution. Deacom ERP caters to midsize and large enterprises, and in comparison, Enterprise IQ caters to businesses of all sizes.

Deacom ERP offers support online, during the business hours and via a 24/7 live rep but Enterprise IQ offers support online and during the business hours. Deacom ERP is a product of Deacom which began in 1995 and based in the United States and contrarily Enterprise IQ is a product of IQMS which began in 1989 and based in the United States.

What is the cost of EnterpriseIQ?

What is the REAL total cost of implementation? on top of the total cost of licenses which is easy to calculate you need to add the cost of training, customization, data migration, and other "hidden cost". ITQlick pricing score is 3.8 out of 10 (10 is most expensive). Find here the REAL total cost breakdown for EnterpriseIQ

What should you ask IQMS during a demo session? (65 questions)

Schedule a demo with EnterpriseIQ and access 65 must ask questions for the vendor while watching EnterpriseIQ in action. Visit the vendor's website here.

Is it the right software for you?

Enterprise IQ is ideal for business of all sizes including small, medium size and large businesses in the manufacturing environment. It targets manufacturing industry including manufacturing of automotive, aerospace & defence, plastics & rubber, food & beverages, medical, stamping manufacturing, process-specific manufacturing, packaging manufacturing, assembly manufacturing and general, contract and multi-purpose manufacturing.

EnterpriseIQ's list of categories:

Product Lifecycle Management
ERP
BI Module
Cloud ERP
Customer Management Module
Financial Module
Human Resources Module
Inventory Module
Manufacturing (MRP / MES) Module
Supply Chain Module
Manufacturing
Discrete Manufacturing

EnterpriseIQ's list of features:

Advanced Shipment Notification
Inventory Management
Order Processing Management
Supply Chain Analytics
Supply Chain Monitoring
Supply Chain Planning
Accounting Module
Business Intelligence Module
CRM Module
Human Resources Module
Inventory Management Module
Manufacturing Module
Procurement Module
Project Management Module
Supply Chain Management Module

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Shlomi holds a Bachelor of Science (B.Sc.) in Information System Engineering from Ben Gurion University in Israel. Shlomi brings 15 years of global IT and IS management experience as a consultant, and implementation expert for small, medium and large size (global) companies.