In a recent study conducted by Find Accounting Software, Intacct and Dynamics GP was rated as some of the top contenders as the most popular replacements for Quickbooks.
Collecting their data from 4,000+ Quickbooks replacement reviews, Intacct and Dynamics GP not only made it to the top 10 list of contenders, but actually made it into the top 3 choices! Given their extremely popular nature, both Intacct and Dynamics GP have a very sturdy foothold on arguments as to why they would be the best software for all of you accounting and finance department’s needs.
Take a look below as we briefly showcase some of their individual results, and why you should pick one of these top 3 choices for your everyday business needs.
By The Numbers: Intacct & Microsoft Dynamics GP
Microsoft Dynamics GP
Originally released in 1993 by Microsoft, Dynamics GP is an accounting and ERP product that provides a various range of functions but was originally offered as an on premise solution for licensing fees, upgrade fees, and annual support.
So how did Dynamics GP fare in Find Accounting Software’s recent study? Well, according to the percentage of buyers who reviewed Dynamics GP by Industry for companies replacing Quickbooks, Dynamics GP accompanied for the following:
- 47.4% of Distribution
- 34.2% of Professional Services
- 31.8% of Retail
- 30% of Government
- 26% of Manufacturing
- 23.7% of Nonprofit
- 18.5% of Property Management
- 18.2% of Construction & Contractor Services
It’s no wonder Dynamics GP came out on top with such prominent numbers. After all, along with it provisioned capabilities as a solution for Microsoft Azure, Dynamics GP supports sales and services, human resources, payroll, financial management, accounting, inventory managements, operations, as well as business intelligence and reporting.
Laying the foundation as one of the first web-based cloud accounting softwares back in 1999, Intacct was quickly made available for business owners in the SMB market.
Since then, Intacct has included continual support for financial reporting, purchasing, sales and use tax, project accounting, core accounting, billing, and inventory management. No upgrade costs, no hardware or system software to contend with and the speed in the cloud is impressive. Intacct has that born in the cloud distinction that sets it apart.
So how did Intacct fare directly against Dynamics GP? Intacct’s easy to learn user interface and depth of functionality, all in the cloud approach is a hit among QuickBooks’ users and the numbers prove it! According to Find Accounting Software’s study, the percentage of buyers who reviewed Intacct by industry for companies replacing Quickbooks, Intacct accompanied for the following:
- 43.4% of Professional Services
- 30.1% of Nonprofits
- 16.9% of Property Management
- 16.6% of Retail
- 13.6% of Construction & Contractor Services
- 11.3% of Government
- 6.9% of Distribution
- 2.2% of Manufacturing
Apparently, while each being very different, both Intacct and Dynamics GP complemented each other very well, taking up the majority of the bracket and picking up on one’s’ services where the other left off. In other words, the data in their report easily recognized these two softwares as the top individual replacement programs for any company and/or business owner looking to replace Quickbooks anytime in the near future.