What is the Difference between Sage 200 and Sage Intacct?
Sage 200 vs Sage Intacct
Sage has two products in the UK targeted at the small to medium business market, these are Sage 200 and Sage Intacct. Both Sage products have won awards and are market leading accounting software solutions in their own right, however there are differences between Sage Intacct and Sage 200.
What is Sage 200 and what is Sage Intacct?
Sage 200 was developed in the UK and is a set of accountancy and management products developed by Sage Group aimed at small to medium businesses. Sage 200 is designed to be a highly customisable and scalable product. Sage 200 was initially launched under the product name MMS, it was then rebranded as Sage 200 before being known today as Sage 200cloud.
Sage Intacct was developed in the USA as a Cloud-based Financial Management solution and is now available in the UK, Canada, South Africa and Australia. The software was initially developed by Intacct Corporation in 1999 and it was acquired by Sage in 2017 for $850 million.
Guides and Product Brochures
Download the New Sage 200 Product Guide and Brochure
Download the New Sage Intacct Brochure in PDF format
Buyers Guide to Selecting an Accounting Solution Download
The Digital CFO (Chief Financial Officer) Guide Download
The Data Driven Finance Leader E-Book
What Modules And Features Are Available In Sage 200 and Sage Intacct?
Both Sage 200 and Sage Intacct have a range of modules that you can add once you have purchased the core financial system, however these modules are different in both products and have different features.
Sage 200 Modules
- Project Accounting
- Bill of Materials
- Business Intelligence
- Sage CRM
For detailed information on the range of features available in Sage 200.
Sage Intact Modules
- Core Financials
- Billing software
- Fixed Assets
- Project accounting
- Multi-entry and global consolidations
- Vendor payment services
- Inventory Management
- Salesforce CRM Integration
- Revenue recognition
- Spend Management
For detailed information on the range of features available in Sage Intacct.
What Industry Strengths Does Sage 200 and Sage Intacct Have?
Both solutions have similar core financials functionality and are popular across many industries, but their range of modules they offer make them appeal to certain industries. Sage Intacct has a strong following in Financial Services, Not for Profit and SaaS.
Sage 200 also has a strong following across all industries but is especially popular with companies who Manage Stock or who are in Manufacturing.
Key Strengths of Sage 200 and Sage Intacct
Some of the key strengths of Sage 200 includes its ability to integrate with other Sage products, such as Sage Payroll, Sage Pay and Sage CRM. Another key strength of Sage 200 is the large amount of add-ons developed for the accounts software making the system more flexible and a better fit around your company's accounting and ERP requirements, these can be found in the Sage Marketplace. If your moving from Sage 50 to Sage 200 another key strength is that there is migration tool that automatically transfers your existing accounts data.
Sage Intacct has many key strength's and has won many awards and was voted best in its class by Gartner. One of its main key strength is its ability to handle Multi Legislation and Multi Currencies. The system also has a wide range of additional modules, such as its ability to integrate with Salesforce.
Sage Intacct Customer Success Case Study – L W Cole
L W Cole specialises in supplying and installing appliances to the UK house building community across England and Wales.
The company has recently grown so rapidly, it was clear its financial management processes needed an overhaul to keep up. It chose Sage Intacct for its finance and business management system.
The business needed a cloud-based system that could communicate with its existing infrastructure and fit within budget.
Before Sage Intacct, the financial outlook had to wait until the end of the month. Now, financial insights and projections can be generated at any given moment.
“I genuinely think Sage Intacct is the best finance software I’ve ever used. The depth and power of the reporting make it a stand out system”
Mike Newton – Finance Director - L W Cole (Distributors) Limited
Sage Intacct Customer Success Case Study
What Database Does Sage 200 and Sage Intacct Use?
Both Sage 200 and Sage Intacct appeal to many companies because of their ability to handle large amounts of data. Sage 200 uses Microsoft SQL whilst Sage Intacct uses Oracle.
Sage 200 Customer Success Case Study - Playdale
Playdale Playgrounds is in the business of delivering fun. Playdale prides itself on designing exciting, innovative and educational playgrounds, with Sage 200 powering everything behind the scenes.
From improved customer satisfaction rates, an 18% reduction in costs from defects, to a 22% increase in quote conversion, Playdale continues to grow.
“Fundamentally, Sage is the ‘business master operating system.’ It powers how we communicate with our customers in CRM, how we quote our products, how we process our orders, and in production, how we plan for materials and resources.”
Barry Leahey MBE, Managing Director, Playdale
Sage 200 Customer Success Case Study - Playdale
Organise a Demo with AlphaLogix
Call us today to organise a demo for either Sage 200 or Sage Intacct for your company on 020 8050 3216 or email us at email@example.com. Our consultants will be able to provide full costings after the meeting.
AlphaLogix are able to setup a free trial system after your demo so you can learn more about the features in your own time.