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Many businesses put off changing their accounting and management software solution because of the amount of confusion that exist in the Marketplace. "What is the right solution for my business?" K2 provides Continuing Professional Education for Accountants and other professionals throughout North America. K2 principals and associates have lectured and written on the subject of accounting software for more than thirty years. The team regularly reviews a number of solutions and posts their findings at this site. If you do not see a specific product listed here, that usually means the Vendor has not provided assistance in the form of software to review, briefings and so forth. It does not necessarily mean there are not other good solutions available. K2 does not directly sell or implement software and therefore·can maintain a high degree of independence. To help you in your search for the right solution, we have divided the market into segments as follows.· In some cases there are unique industries that·have specific needs, please click on Industry Solutions above to see if we have included products that fit you better.· If not, of if you have a fantastic solution we have not included here, please let us know.

randy

Randy Johnston
Editor-In-Charge

drbob

Dr. Bob Spencer
Editor-At-Large

 

Grid of Prior Brands of Software

We have watched the market for some time, and needed help remembering old brands. This grid is a place for us to keep these old "memories".

Company Current/Former New Name
Sage Sage Abra SQL HRMS Sage HRMS
  Sage ACH Processing Sage ACH Processing
  Sage ACT! Sage ACT!
  Sage Active Planner Sage Active Planner
  Sage BusinessVision Accounting Sage BusinessVision Accounting
  Sage BusinessWorks Accounting Sage BusinessWorks Accounting
  Sage Check Processing Sage Check Processing
  Sage Credit and Debit Card Processing Sage Credit and Debit Card Processing
  SageCRM Sage CRM
  Sage DacEasy Sage DacEasy
  Sage ERP MAS 90 and 200 Sage 100 ERP
  Sage ERP MAS 90 Sage 100 Standard ERP
  Sage ERP MAS 90 Online Sage 100 ERP Online
  Sage ERP MAS 200 Sage 100 Advanced ERP
  Sage ERP MAS 200 SQL Sage 100 Premium ERP
  Sage ERP Accpac Sage 300 ERP
  Sage ERP Accpac Online Sage 300 ERP Online
  Sage ERP Accpac 100 Sage 300 Standard ERP
  Sage ERP Accpac 200 Sage 300 Advanced ERP
  Sage ERP Accpac 500 Sage 300 Premium ERP
  Sage ERP MAS 500 Sage 500 ERP
  Sage ERP X3 Sage ERP X3
  Sage FAS Fixed Assets Sage Fixed Assets
  Sage FAS Gov Fixed Assets Sage Fixed Assets Government Edition
  Sage FAS Nonprofit Fixed Assets Sage Fixed Assets Nonprofit Edition
  Sage FAS Canada Fixed Assets Sage Fixed Assets Canadian Edition
  Sage Fund Accounting Sage 100 Fund Accounting
  Sage Fundraising 50 Sage Fundraising 50
  Sage Fundraising 100 Sage Fundraising 100
  Sage Fundraising Online Sage Fundraising Online
  Sage Grant Management Sage Grant Management
  Sage Master Builder Sage 100 Contractor
  Sage Millennium Sage Millennium
  Sage PayChoice Sage Payroll Services
  Sage Payment Solutions Sage Payment Solutions
  Sage Peachtree Sage 50—U.S. Edition
  Sage Peachtree First Accounting Sage 50 First Accounting
  Sage Peachtree Pro Accounting Sage 50 Pro Accounting
  Sage Peachtree Complete Accounting Sage 50 Complete Accounting
  Sage Peachtree Premium Accounting Sage 50 Premium Accounting
  Sage Peachtree Quantum Sage 50 Quantum Accounting
  Sage Peachtree Pro Accounting with Payroll Sage 50 Pro Accounting with Payroll
  Sage Peachtree Premium Accounting for Construction Sage 50 Construction Accounting
  Sage Peachtree Premium Accounting for Distribution Sage 50 Distribution Accounting
  Sage Peachtree Premium Accounting for Manufacturing Sage 50 Manufacturing Accounting
  Sage Peachtree Premium Accounting for Nonprofits Sage 50 Nonprofit Accounting
  Sage Peachtree Quantum – Accountants’ Edition Sage 50 Accountant Edition
  Sage PFW ERP Sage PFW ERP
  Sage Pro ERP Sage Pro ERP
  Sage Project Lifecycle Management Sage Project Lifecycle Management
  Sage SalesLogix Sage SalesLogix
  Sage Simply Accounting Sage 50—Canadian Edition
  Sage Simply Accounting First Step Sage 50 First Step Accounting
  Sage Simply Accounting First Step – Express Sage 50 First Step Express Accounting
  Sage Simply Accounting Pro Sage 50 Pro Accounting
  Sage Simply Accounting Pro with Payroll Sage 50 Pro Accounting with Payroll
  Sage Simply Accounting Premium Sage 50 Premium Accounting
  Sage Simply Accounting Premium with Payroll Sage 50 Premium Accounting with Payroll
  Sage Simply Accounting Enterprise Sage 50 Quantum Accounting
  Sage Simply Accounting – Accountants’ Edition Sage 50 Accountant Edition
  Sage Simply Accounting HR Manager Sage 50 HR Manager
  Sage Simply Accounting (English/Spanish) Sage 50 Accounting—Spanish Bilingual Edition
  Sage Simply Accounting First Step (English/Spanish) Sage 50 First Step Accounting—Spanish Bilingual Edition
  Sage Simply Accounting First Step - Express (English/Spanish) Sage 50 First Step Express Accounting—Spanish Bilingual Edition
  Sage Simply Accounting Pro (English/Spanish) Sage 50 Pro Accounting—Spanish Bilingual Edition
  Sage Simply Accounting Premium (English/Spanish) Sage 50 Premium Accounting—Spanish Bilingual Edition
  Sage Simply Accounting Enterprise (English/Spanish) Sage 50 Quantum Accounting—Spanish Bilingual Edition
  Sage Simply Accounting - Accountants' Edition (English/Spanish) Sage 50 Accountant Edition—Spanish Bilingual Edition
  Sage Timberline Estimating Sage Estimating
  Sage Timberline Office Sage 300 Construction and Real Estate
  Sage Timberline Enterprise Sage 300 Trade Specialty
  Sage TimeSheet Sage TimeSheet
  Sage Timeslips Sage Timeslips
Microsoft Great Plains Dynamics GP
  Solomon Dynamics SL
  Navision Dynamics NAV
  Axapta Dynamics AX