Infor FMS SunSystems Enterprise
Rapid globalization and economic turbulence combine to make
today's financial management challenges more complex than ever.
Those same forces make effective financial controls imperative.
Meet change with confidence with a financial management system
(FMS) that delivers current, accurate, comprehensive financial and
operational information-Infor FMS SunSystems Enterprise.
Unlike other financial management systems, Infor FMS SunSystems
Enterprise uniquely offers:
- A unified ledger that combines the functions of a general
ledger, sales and purchase ledger, project ledger, cashbook, and
user-defined ledgers-showing the immediate impact of any financial
- Smart transactions that deliver not just information, but
detailed user-defined context.
- A full gamut of global essentials-such as multi-language,
multi-currency, and multi-calendar which provide companies with a
solid international foundation, and get them up and running quickly
in new markets.
- Open architecture that supports integration with other
enterprise and financial systems, offering unparalleled
What is Infor ERP?
Infor FMS SunSystems Enterprise is a comprehensive, global
financial management system that includes general ledger, accounts
payable, accounts receivable, financial reporting, and operational
reporting and analysis. It also handles fixed assets, allocations,
budget management, and related business functions required by
finance organizations. Built on open architecture, SunSystems
integrates easily with other enterprise business systems.
With more than 20 years of experience built in, SunSystems
Enterprise has helped thousands of businesses solve the problems
they face every day. Infor's unmatched support and
industry-specific expertise can make the difference for global
organizations that want to stay on top of local jurisdictional
reporting and taxation requirements while reducing risk, lowering
costs, and reaching top financial performance.
SunSystems Enterprise serves a broad spectrum of industries,
- Consumer packaged goods
- Financial services
- Oil and gas
What does Infor ERP do?
The unified ledger lies at the heart of SunSystems Enterprise.
Combining the functions of a general ledger, sales and purchase
ledger, project ledger, cashbook, and user-defined ledgers, our
unified ledger immediately shows the full impact of any financial
posting, giving companies a clear view into their business.
SunSystems Enterprise gives global firms unparalleled visibility
into financial activities at international sites and operations.
The SunSystems Global Essentials provide companies with all the
tools they need to standardize financial management and adjust
accounting structures. For instance, SunSystems supports multiple,
parallel accounting methods and four transactional currency
In addition, SunSystems Enterprise provides complete
interoperability to seamlessly bridge the gap between financial and
operational systems. It's also flexible enough to address the
constant but unavoidable changes that pop up when companies try to
take advantage of new business opportunities. SunSystems Enterprise
provides a complete, real-time view of all the moving parts that
make a business tick, making it easier to turn financial
information into profitable action.
In addition, SunSystems Enterprise covers:
Procurement - This web-based, end-to-end
procure-to-pay application supports centralized and de-centralized
purchasing, covering purchase requisitions, orders, contracts,
receipts, and invoice processing and reconciliation. Procurement
frees purchasing professionals from labor-intensive administration
and processing, allowing them to focus on purchasing strategy and
supplier management. At the same time, the solution empowers staff
by permitting them to manage their own purchasing requirements
within the rules and policies defined for their organization.
Collect - This debtor management system
thoroughly analyzes debtor days and cash flow, quickly identifies
offending debtors, and tracks collection quickly and easily. By
streamlining collection activity through improved task management
and automation, the system ensures that relevant information is
delivered when and where it's needed-resulting in efficient
processing and fewer debtor days.
Infor Expense Management - As organizations look
for ways to cut costs and increase profitability in today's
economy, many overlook one of their largest expenditures: employee
spending. Whether employees are planning and booking business
travel, submitting expense reports for reimbursement, or purchasing
an item, they can play an active role in significantly controlling
PSA (Professional Services Automation) - A
comprehensive and collaborative approach to managing internal
workforce and external client projects, PSA facilitates efficient
delivery of services. By adopting PSA, companies can effectively
schedule the right resources, accurately record time and expenses,
and ensure accurate, timely billing and recovery. PSA allows
revenue recognition based on predefined rules, and makes it
possible to accurately measure the financial performance of both
projects and people.
B4B - An easy-to-use, sophisticated payment
management tool designed for today's global banking requirements,
B4B links companies' SunSystems payables modules to their banks for
electronic funds transfers (EFT) and Internet banking. With B4B,
companies can easily handle the complexities associated with
Performance management - SunSystems Enterprise's
dashboards, scorecards, and other reports simplify budgeting,
forecasting, and other financial planning processes. The system
generates, manages, and delivers critical business information to
any number of business users across the enterprise. It also
delivers both financial and operational key performance indicators
to managers at every level.
What will Infor ERP mean for you?
You'll have the power to:
- Manage an endless variety of business changes, including
establishing new business locations, integrating acquired business
units, and handling new reporting requirements.
- Configure your system in response to multiple statutory and
management reporting requirements at every level of your
organization-site, country, business unit, or corporate.
- Compete successfully in an ever-changing marketplace.
- Get a deep, detailed view of global financial and operational
- Make better business decisions, faster.
- Improve agility and performance from day one.
- Get a rapid return on your investment.
- Infor FMS SunSystems Enterprise helps you get the information
you need when you need it, adapt to change without changing, and
grow in any market.
Infor FMS SunSystems eXFM
What it is
Infor FMS SunSystems eXFM is a unique extended financial
management solution, incorporating the renowned SunSystems
financials applications, powerful budgeting and forecasting
capabilities, and the exceptional reporting capabilities of Infor
PM Query & Analysis, together in a simple, integrated bundle.
The core bundle can be extended further to include business
functionality from web-based procurement, to full purchasing,
sales, and inventory management.
- SunSystems Financials-a single ledger design covering general
ledger, payable, and receivable ledger functions, plus fixed asset
accounting and corporate allocations capabilities for rules-based
redistribution of costs and other values.
- SunSystems Budgeting & Forecasting-standardizes and manages
the budget process, and supports what-if analysis.
- Infor PM Query & Analysis (previously known as
"Vision")-widely accepted as one of the most powerful and
easy-to-use report writers, it is designed to allow accountants to
directly access and analyze their data.
The future direction for Infor FMS SunSystems eXFM is based on
Infor's "enrich, extend, and evolve" product strategy and the Infor
Open SOA (service-oriented architecture). This means customers can
look forward to ongoing investment in this solution and access to
the extensive range of business-specific capabilities available
from Infor to meet their diverse business challenges and
Infor is a leading provider of business software and services,
helping 70,000 customers in 125 countries improve operations and
drive growth. To learn more about Infor, please visit