LedgerSMB is an open source ERP program which offers businesses the ability to manage their operations, track invoices and their payments, inventory, and more in an integrated way - from a single application. Benefits of using LedgerSMB include:
- Short ramp-up times due to a simple, powerful user interface
- Easy integration with other business applications via open architecture
- Customizability supporting your competitive advantage:
Build the software around your business, not the other way around
- Open community of consultants and service providers
The core functionality is provided by a series of built-in modules, listed below. Additional functionality or changes in application behaviour can be achieved by installing add-ons. See the next section for more on add-ons.
- General Ledger and Journal Entry
Manage your accounts, transfer money between them, and get a picture of the general financial health of your business, through double-entry accounting.
Track budgets by project and/or department, and run variance reports.
Track customers, quotations, sales orders, and invoices.
Track vendors, purchase orders, and invoices.
- Contact Management
Track customer/vendor orders and relationships to your business.
- Cash Management
Handle cash in and cash out. Write checks, track receipts, and reconcile with bank statements.
- Time tracking
Track time and generate invoices from billable hours.
- Fixed Assets
Track and manage fixed assets, their depreciation and disposal.
- Inventory Management and Light Manufacturing
Track goods and services, and assemblies of these.
Some functionality isn't suitable for inclusion in the standard application. Functionality available as add-ons in 1.3, has been integrated in 1.4 and 1.5. The current list of add-ons is therefore empty.