Acumatica R2 2021 Overview

Posted on: October 5, 2021 | By: Rosie Gill | Acumatica

Acumatica recently released the newest version of the cloud ERP software Acumatica 2021 R2 in mid-September. The release came with many key updates and features for users. In today’s blog post, we are going to highlight some of the most important updates to the software.

Seamless Personalization

Having an ERP that can effectively address a company’s unique needs is crucial in leveraging the maximum amount of benefits possible for the software. With this new update, personalization is a core focus for Acumatica, and the software has been adjusted to be able to mold to each user’s needs according to industry, role, and business requirements. Some examples of this evolved personalization in the update include:

  • Sorting options for dashboard tables
  • Predefining and automating administrative tasks
  • Triggering notifications to the user when important activities take place

Promotion of Growth through Functionality

Management of finances is a core element of any business and having an advanced, integrated, and easy to use accounting system within an ERP is crucial in achieving efficiency. With the release of Acumatica R2 2021, the financial management software in Acumatica has been integrated into the product suites of the system, equipped with a myriad of features to assist and improve the accounting team. Moreover, Acumatica is a versatile solution because it has embedded CRM, promoting visibility for users and helping to ensure customer information is consistently updated and accurate. These two aspects of integration within the update mean companies can have more control over leads, contacts, opportunities, and customer accounts. Some key benefits are:

  • Enhancement of Accounts Payable/Accounts Receivable balance reporting.
  • Improvement of email tracking, deliverability, and scalability through the integration of Acumatica with SendGrid
  • Increased visibility with the creation of new Operational and Employee Payroll dashboards

Focus on Innovation Through a Robust Ecosystem

Because Acumatica serves a multitude of customers and industries, this update has brought about intelligent enhancements through the usage of feedback from users, partners, and developers globally. As a result, Acumatica has created industry-focused editions of Acumatica R2 2021 for Retail-Commerce, Construction, Distribution, and Manufacturing. Specific overviews of the key features for each edition can be found here.

Next Steps

This exciting new edition of Acumatica is a fantastic example of how ERP and CRM solutions are continually evolving to satisfy the needs of companies in the modern marketplace. If you are interested in upgrading your system, reach out to a consultant at Logan Consulting today!



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