SAP Business One can run On-Premise or On-Cloud. The ERP is efficient for any organization. Now, it can run on Traditional On-Premise environment in which the SAP Hardware is present within the Server. In case of Sap B1 On-Cloud, there are two things that can be done. One is that you can buy the Software and the partner can host the app in the date center. Secondly, you can also go for SAP Business One On-Demand solution.
Advantages of SAP B1 On-Premise:
1. Complying with Data
Many organizations do not like to play with their data and want to keep their data secure. So, in such a case, where the organizations do not wish to synchronize their important business data such as Product Pricing, Supplier Information etc SAP B1 has to be used as On Premise.
2. Custom Integration
This is where Third-Party System Integration comes in place. Nowadays, enterprises use multiple systems along with SAP Business One like – Point Of Sale (POS), CRM, Ecommerce and Marketplace websites for Online Retail etc. Connecting these applications ( Ecommerce, POS, Marketplace, CRM etc) with SAP B1 can be done easily when it is as On-Premise.
3. Present Infrastructure
If an internal server is delivering the Return on Investment, then it is useless to leave it for a third-party data center.
Advantages of SAP B1 On-Cloud/On-Demand:
Choosing an ERP is an investment for sure. The ROI on the investment is really very quick here.
2. Pricing is Monthly Based
The enterprise has to make payment on a monthly basis.Sometimes, it also happens that the SAP Partners are hosting SAP B1 in local Data Center and offering SAP Business One in monthly / User.
The software gets automatically updated. The software patch and version updates to the instance is quite easy.
4. Data Integrity
Many organizations fear for Data Insecurity but it is a proven fact that the business data remains totaly secure as On-Demand.
5. Resource Utilization:
Proper resource utilization takes place in this case. The internal staff can too focus on adding value to your business.
6. No Hardware-related issues
Nowadays enterprises do not like to put effort and time on Hardware. This is always an easy way out for the organizations.