Finding ERP software can be a daunting (and expensive) process that requires long hours of research and deep pockets. Most common ERP systems often deliver more than what is needed for non-business organizations, with advanced features only available to more experienced users. Fortunately, there are a number of free and open source ERP solutions. Some of these solutions are offered by vendors potentially looking to sell you their corporate product, while others are maintained and operated by a community of developers seeking to democratize ERP.
In this article, we'll take a look at free and open-source ERP software, first providing a brief overview of what to expect, as well as a brief overview of each of the options currently available in the space. It is the most comprehensive and up-to-date directory on the web.