Epicor ERP has been completely re-designed based on the latest state of technology. The outdated Client Server architecture has now given way to the modern Service Oriented Architecture.
Within company strategic operation to change business processes and continuous working method in order to improve quite often ERP systems would not fit in properly shortly after the implementation. Traditionally, this is solved by introducing costly customized software that is going out of the scope of the release policy of the Epicor. This is done in order follow up with most current business processes.
The new architecture of Epicor ERP offers the possibility to exclude such customization. Through this modern architecture the software is ready to adapt to changing circumstances in order to be 100% fit again and again - at any given time. This happen without modification in the source code so the release of Epicor policy can be monitored permanently.
Epicor ERP 10 is design based on Microsoft ® .NET ® 4.51 and SQL Server combined to form the underlying platform for Epicor ERP 10. These platform components were chosen not only for their proven reliability, but also because their benefit to have a very low total cost of ownership (TCO). Microsoft SQL Server has been a popular database technology for Epicor customers for a long time and ERP 10 doubles down on the Epicor commitment to build fast and robust applications that make the most out of SQL Server’s capabilities in the enterprise level. ERP 10 services are hosted on Microsoft Internet Information Services (IIS), which means the entire architecture can be managed and extended using commonly available technical skills.
Epicor ERP 10 is completely built on the Microsoft .NET ® Framework using managed code, written primarily in C#, along with state-of-the-art components such as Windows Communications Foundation (WCF) and Entity Framework. This approach allows the Epicor ERP applications code to run on any system compatible with Microsoft .NET 4.51 and the relevant extensions. ERP 10 relies on Microsoft SQL Server for data storage, Microsoft SQL Server Reporting Services (SSRS) for reports, and Internet Information Services (IIS) for hosting.
Construction of Epicor ERP 10 is the biggest built out of all .NET development been so far worldwide, it has lasted for 7 years with more than 700 programmers were involved in building it. For further information please take a look at the brochure Epicor ERP 10 - Architected for Efficiency