It’s easier than you think to switch from Sage 50
We've put together our frequently asked questions regarding switching to OGL Software from Sage 50. Find out more about the benefits of our software solutions to your business and why OGL is the software partner you need to drive your business forward.
Benefits you can't live without
Regular, free updates
Personal Account Manager
Friendly in-house support
On-going training even after go-live
On-premise or cloud hosted options
Your questions answered:
Are you struggling with Sage 50?
Do you often find you are limited in Sage 50 and struggle to do what you need day to day?
Common issues include; the software slows down when multiple users are logged in, integration issues with the CRM software because it’s a bolt-on to the software, and outgrowing Sage 50 when your customer or product base grows.
Our business software is a fully integrated ERP system built with your needs in mind. Our 40 years’ experience means we have adapted and developed a system that includes a variety of core modules, designed to meet the needs of your industry, so you can be sure prof.ITplus will work seamlessly with your business.
Our development team is always expanding and improving our software to meet our customers’ needs and have created modules and features we know will meet your requirements, including:
We make it simple to move from Sage 50
We understand the move from one business software to another can be daunting and is often the main reason you choose not to upgrade to an alternative supplier. But you won’t regret your choice with OGL Software.
We have a dedicated delivery team, with years of experience migrating companies from Sage 50, who will manage the process of migrating from start to finish and will be there every step of the way to make sure you’re comfortable and happy with the move. We also dedicate time before the move to fully understand your business and the way you work so you can be confident that OGL Software will support your business the way you need it to.
Our expert Data Analysts will ensure your data is transferred so you can continue the day to day running of your business, but this time only better!
Your key users will also receive comprehensive training on the system, which can be done either at OGL’s Training Facilities or at your own premises. This will ensure you have a good understanding of how everything works before you go live. Our team will even be on-site with you when you go live to help with any initial queries.
Better still, once the delivery team has moved you from Sage 50 to OGL Software, your dedicated Account Manager is always on hand to make sure you’re getting the best out of the software. And we don’t stop there, our team of Software Developers work continuously on further enhancements and improvements, which are rolled out every couple of months, free of charge, as part of your ongoing Software Support package.
We provide ongoing support
Without effective support for your software, your business can be left in a critical position that hinders your sales. The team behind OGL Software understands the importance of your software running smoothly at all times, which is why we’re rated so highly on our robust, reliable system.
Moving to OGL Software means that if you need support for your software - maybe a staff member is having problems changing something within the system - or you are experiencing technical issues, then our support team is on hand to assist. Better still, we don't sell our products using re-sellers, so right from the beginning of your journey, you'll always be dealing directly with us.
We have a dedicated in-house Support Team, including specialists in each area of the software and development, available to give you the best solutions and advice for your problems.
And if you just want to make sure you are getting the most out of the software then your Account Manager will be able to advise you.
Software features your business needs:
Fully Integrated CRM
Our CRM module gives you the ability to; email quotes with product images attached, profile customers for targeted marketing campaigns, track conversion rates for quotes to orders for account reporting. Plus, it seamlessly communicates with all other modules - for example, it enables you to view specific account information when inputting an order in the Sales Order screen. You can also record all external or internal communications regarding a customer account to ensure you deliver excellent customer service for your clients.
OGL Software will ensure your bottom line is accurate and growing with our sophisticated and comprehensive pricing module. Our fully integrated ERP system ensures all areas of your business communicate, which means you can set, amend and create special pricing schemes, mass import new pricing and set lowest permitted selling cost to help sales reps haggle but keep your profits steady.
Stock Control & Management
Manually keeping on top of your growing product portfolio is time-consuming and open to errors which impacts heavily on profits. Our Stock Control module automates processes such as re-ordering stock based on minimum stock level parameters, making purchasing stock accurate and efficient. Other benefits include: advanced searching capabilities, supplier price imports, perpetual stocktakes, batch traceability to monitor expiry dates and link items for part dispatch.
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Find out more about OGL's Software Solutions and how they can help you to increase efficiencies, improve productivity, reduce over-head costs and boost profits.
Avanti Hygiene Case Study
"With Sage, we had to manually enter pricing onto sales orders, which meant looking back to previous orders and any errors were duplicated. Special pricing files are now easy to locate, and special customer pricing is automatically pulled through so there’s no more keying mistakes.”