Why Plex

Built from the ground up for the cloud by manufacturing experts, the Plex Manufacturing Cloud delivers the broad and deep ERP functionality that puts you ahead of the competition.

Advantages of Cloud ERP Software for Manufacturing

The world of ERP software is rapidly moving to the cloud. In fact, it's hard to find a technology provider that doesn't claim a cloud option. But not all cloud providers are the same. Learn how to separate the pretenders from the contenders and why the differences can have a big impact on the value you receive. (3 mins)

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Purpose Built for Manufacturing

The Plex Manufacturing Cloud is 100% focused on ERP for discrete and process manufacturing with industry-leading plant floor to top floor functionality. Plex delivers unprecedented customer success through a relentless pursuit of continuous innovation for the manufacturing industry.

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The Plex Difference

Total Cost of Ownership

Lower your cost of installing, maintaining and supporting your ERP system — in year one and every year after.

Intuitive User Experience

Your users will love the modern, consistent Plex user interface, accessible from any Internet-connected device.

Time to Value

Remove complexity and cost with a true cloud implementation. Get benefits quickly with your new ERP solution.

Continuous Innovation

Take advantage of new innovations the minute they are available. Always be up-to-date without ever again having to go through a tedious upgrade process.

Customers for Life

With an industry-leading renewal rate of 95%, Plex proudly supports more than 1,300 plants in 20 countries.

What is Cloud ERP?

Cloud ERP is enterprise resource planning (ERP) software for manufacturers, delivered on managed infrastructure and accessed through the Internet for low costs and optimal efficiency.

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The Plex Manufacturing Cloud Technology

Discover the value of Plex true cloud computing: lower costs, infinite scalability and reliability you can trust. Not all cloud technologies deliver these benefits.

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Cloud ERP vs On Premise TCO Calculator

Get a true cost comparison between 100% cloud and alternatives such as hosted or installed software. To get started, simply enter the number of employees in your plant or organization. We’ll use that to supply some default values, but you can overwrite those if you have your own numbers.

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The information contained in this benefit analysis is only an estimate and for general information purposes only. Plex Systems, Inc. (“Plex”) does not make any express or implied representation or warranty of any kind about the completeness, accuracy, reliability, suitability, and/or availability of any information in this benefit analysis or any actual and/or estimated cost saving opportunity. Any reliance you place on the information contained in this benefit analysis is strictly at your own risk. Neither Plex nor any Plex representative shall have any liability on any basis with respect to or arising out of any statement, statistic, assumption, estimate, projection, and/or use of any information contained in this benefit analysis. Plex assumes no obligation to update any information contained in this benefit analysis.

Anytime, Anywhere Access

Be more productive with ERP’s most complete and connected user experience. Access the Plex Manufacturing Cloud from any Internet-connected PC or Mac, tablet or smartphone.

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White Paper

The State of Manufacturing Technology

Read this insightful 2015 report on the technology innovations that are revolutionizing the plant floor for manufacturers.

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Analyst Research

The Unified Manufacturing Environment

Discover how leading manufacturers are improving transparency, collaboration and decision-making with end-to-end ERP.

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Analyst Research

Continuing Growth for Plex Systems

This IDC Manufacturing Insights Perspective report highlights why Plex and cloud delivery model appeals to manufacturers.

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What can you do with Plex?

Maximize efficiency across your manufacturing enterprise with the Plex Manufacturing Cloud —  a complete, unified ERP suite.

Plex is Built for Manufacturers

Manufacturing ERP software is not all the same. Historical ERP software solutions involve painful implementation projects followed by challenging periodic updates – often forcing companies to go years without updating their ERP system. Meanwhile, these same companies lose value day after day as new features and functions elude them, only implemented with the next painful ‘big bang’ upgrade.

Modern manufacturing ERP software from Plex takes a different approach. No more waiting. No more upgrades. New features are added daily to a single line of code, shared instantly with all Plex customers. Those customers not only realize renewed value daily, but share best practices real time with other peer Plex customers, all of which have access to exactly the same features, functions and capabilities enabled by a true, single ERP software code SaaS cloud offering.

ERP software solutions should truly be just that; solutions. Manufacturers are often tempted by ERP software vendors touting strong financial, accounting, and even retail ERP software solutions and systems. None of these, however, do the one thing they need particularly well – manufacturing.

Plex is different, offering the only ERP software solution built from the ground up in the cloud and focused exclusively on manufacturing. At Plex, we know manufacturing isn’t just part of the business: manufacturing is the business. The Plex ERP software solution is purpose-built to fit your manufacturing business needs, evolving with you while adding value daily.

Manufacturing ERP software is not all the same. Plex can help you be different. Find out how.

Manufacturers have moved beyond the need for non-integrated point solutions to solve their challenges – they require a true ERP system. Beyond individual, bolt-on products, an ERP system enables connectivity between companies, their customers and their suppliers.

An ERP system must fit the business needs of a given company, while offering a broad array of capabilities designed for that business. With an eye toward the future, the right ERP system gives companies the power to scale at their pace while adding constant value in real time.

Move your business forward with a true ERP system. Find out how.