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Single-instance ERP

Single-instance ERP (enterprise resource planning) is a term used to describe a software system installed on one computer and accessed by multiple users. This type of system contrasts with multi-instance ERP, in which each user has a copy of the software installed on their computer. This term is often used within the context of ERP software, a category of business applications that helps companies manage and integrate all aspects of their operations.

What Small and Midsize Businesses Need to Know About Single-instance ERP

The benefits of using a single-instance ERP system include reduced hardware and software costs, simplified management and maintenance, and improved data security. Since the software is installed on one computer, IT staff can centrally manage and monitor it, making it easier to keep track of updates and patches and troubleshoot any problems that may arise. Additionally, having a single instance of the ERP database reduces the risk of data inconsistency or corruption.

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