Sage Group Plc provides Accounting & ERP Software, Payroll, HR software and Integrated Payment Solutions.

What is Sage?

Sage is a leading accounting and ERP software company in the UK, also known as the Sage Group Plc with worldwide headquarters base in Newcastle England, it has become a leading global player in providing accounts software such as Sage Accounting, Payroll software, HR software and Cloud based Finance and ERP systems like Sage Intacct.

With over 11,000 employees Sage is the 3rd largest supplier ERP (Enterprise Resource Planning) software in the world and a global market leader for integrated accounting, payroll, and payment systems to businesses across 23 countries around the world with over 6 Million customers.

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What does the Word Sage Mean?

According to Dictionary The word “Sage” is described as follows.


  • a profoundly wise person; a person famed for wisdom.
  • someone venerated for the possession of wisdom, judgment, and experience.

adjective, sag·er, sag·est.

  • wise, judicious, or prudent: sage advice.

The word Sage also refers to the Sage herb Salvia officinalis, the common sage or just sage, is a perennial, evergreen subshrub, with woody stems, grayish leaves, and blue to purplish flowers.

What is Sage used for?

Sage provides different software products for finance and accountingpayrollHR and payment solutions based on the size of business (such as the SME market, or large Enterprises) and specific business requirements and industry verticals.

Sage accounting and ERP Software

Sage’s accounting and ERP products such as Sage 200, helps small to medium sized businesses to manage their finances, accounting processes and customers, as well as supply chain, invoicing, cash flow, bank reconciliation, stock, manufacturing and financial reporting.

For smaller business owners and the self-employed Sage accounts products such as Sage Accounting would manage invoicing, cashflow, expenses and VAT submissions.

Popular Sage accounting and ERP software products include:

  • Sage Accounting (also known as Sage One)
  • Sage 50 accounts
  • Sage 200
  • Sage Intacct
  • Sage X3
  • Sage 100cloud
  • Sage 300cloud

What is Sage Intacct?

Sage’s payroll software

Sage’s payroll software is used by businesses to pay their staff, they use it to manage payroll processes including payslips, employee pay, pensions, expenses, statutory pay, tax calculations and Tax submissions online.

Sage payroll solutions include:

Sage HR solutions manages staff and human resources including leave management, legislation, employee reviews, time sheets, shift scheduling and expenses, the main HR solution is:

Sage Integrated Payment Solutions is a set of online payment management solutions, that helps you pay suppliers, employees whilst getting your business paid on time.

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Need Help & Support in Deciding Which is the Best Sage Solution?

Founded in 1995, AlphaLogix is a leading Sage Business Partner in the UK who are software resellers for Sage 200, Sage Intacct, Sage 50 accounts, Sage CRM and Sage Payroll. 

All of our staff are fully qualified Sage product specialists who can provide you with the help, expertise and support in choosing the right solution for your business, contact us on 0330 043 0140 or email us at