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Sage Peachtree Premium Accounting 2012


2011 Overall Rating 4.75




Best Fit:

Easy-to-use application for those who handle inventory, job costing or other complex areas; evolves with the needs of small businesses.


–          Scalable application with numerous industry versions

–          Business Status Report, along with New Sage Peachtree Business Intelligence reporting, Business Analytics for Sage Peachtree & existing Crystal Reports for Sage Peachtree offer most reporting options

–          Inventory & light manufacturing

–          Natural upgrade path to Sage Peachtree Quantum, which supports up to 40 named users

–          Some Business Care support plans also include upgrades, payroll tax updates & new Sage Peachtree Business Intelligence reporting

Potential Limitations:

–          So many products & services in ecosystem that it sometimes becomes confusing

–          Supports a single currency (USD) & available only in the United States

–          Multiple warehouses only supported in Sage Peachtree Quantum Manufacturing Edition

Executive Summary & Pricing:

Sage Peachtree Premium Accounting continues to offer a product that evolves with the needs of the small business. Sage Peachtree 2012 contains all of the features that have made Sage Peachtree a necessity in millions of small businesses, along with an impressive array of new features that only serve to make this product even more desirable. Sage Peachtree Premium Accounting 2012 costs $499.99 for a single-user system. A five-user version will cost $1,199.99. This product offers solid core accounting functionality, along with a host of features that will make their job much easier. Designed for small and growing businesses, Sage Peachtree Premium Accounting 2012 remains a strong solution for any small business.


4.5 – Basic System Functions

5- Core Accounting Capabilities

4.75 – Day-to-Day Operations

4.75 – Management Features

4.75 – Integration & Import/Export

5 – Help/Support


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