Sage 500 sits on top of the SMB ERP space into the SME ERP segment for companies with generally 100 to 1000 employees or $10 million to about $500 million in revenues. It is an excellent product for multi-site businesses except for those with multi-lingual requirements or international taxes.
Sage 500 has been installed in a variety of industry segments but is an especially good fit for wholesale distributors with discrete manufacturing and/or service management needs. It is not natively a fit for process manufacturing although there is a third party product available for this industry. Project accounting is available albeit not as strong
State of the Art Software (SOTA) developed MAS 90 in the early 1980s as one of the first accounting systems available for personal computers. By the early 1990s, the underlying technology in SOTA’s flagship product was starting to show its age. SOTA, realizing the growing importance of Microsoft’s Windows platform and new Microsoft SQL and