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About Rootstock Software

Launched in 2008, Rootstock Software® is a proven provider of powerful and nimble Cloud ERP manufacturing, distribution and supply chain solutions that enable manufacturers and distributors to cut costs, improve processes, and increase revenue with minimal IT infrastructure investment. Rootstock Software provides the breadth and depth of solutions that today’s manufacturers and distributors need to efficiently operate and grow their businesses. The company offers the On Demand Cloud ERP solution for all sizes and types, whether they are small organizations with ten users or large operations with several sites and hundreds of users. Read More >>

"1st Light Energy was seeking a transformational, not traditional, solution to run our business and Rootstock emerged as the clear leader after an exhaustive evaluation of several leading on-premise and cloud-based vendors."

Justin Krum, Founder and President, 1st Light Energy

"We chose (Rootstock and FinancialForce.com) because together they had the tightest integration in the marketplace...and will enable our organization to sustain our flexibility and commitment to the customer."

Vadim Polikov, President and CEO of Astrum Solar

"Rootstock is the only vendor on the Force.com platform that can support our complex, project-oriented, engineer-to-order manufacturing environment today."

Frank Lowery, Director of IT, EBARA International
  • Professor Rootstock’s Two Cents: Guest Post “How Rootstock Helps You Stay Lean”

    Greetings! I have been absent from my office this past week and have asked a good friend of mine, Martin Browne, to write something for you this week. He is a manufacturing expert and the Senior Manufacturing Consultant at Rootstock Software. He has requested to share with you how Rootstock Software can help your company [...]

  • When Discussing ERP, Manufacturers Frown on Glitz

    T. Lee Wylie, Creator of ERP Concept In my travels, I get to talk to many ERP vendors, users and prospects. I also get to converse with those involved with many other types of software in a variety of industries. One thing stands out to me. There is no question that the manufacturing sector is [...]

  • Top 8 ERP Implementation Mistakes & How to Avoid Them | Part 5

    Samuel Wood, Rootstock V.P. of Software Engineering Lastly, here are three simple things to keep in mind as you search for and implement a new ERP system: be informed, be flexible, and be patient. Be Informed: Research ERP systems and make your decision carefully but don’t just research different software vendors – research your own [...]

  • Good News for Manufacturers – There Are NOW 31 Flavors of Manufacturing Cloud ERP

    Pat Garrehy, Rootstock President & CEO Ten years ago, times were very good to manufacturers when it came to the variety of ERP solutions open to them. For years, On-Premise ERP has provided the functionality manufacturers have required to support their business processes. Many manufacturers are using ERP systems that are ten, twenty and, in [...]

  • Lean Manufacturing: Keep Moving Forward | The Benefits of Lean | Part 5

    The Benefits of Lean The benefits of lean manufacturing range greatly and can be best defined into these five categories: 1. Material handling When lean principles are implemented and waste is reduced materials move less often, with shorter distances and simpler routes. This ensures less tracking and fewer delays with a better ability to know [...]

  • Accessibility in the Cloud

    Greetings! Last week I left you mulling over the idea of Cloud ERP for manufacturing and how it did have many benefits. I have had the opportunity of seeing different manufacturing companies switch to a Cloud based ERP system and the results have been absolutely wonderful. One of my favorite benefits is the amount of [...]

  • Top 8 ERP Implementation Mistakes & How to Avoid Them | Part 4

    Samuel Wood, Rootstock V.P. of Software Engineering Not looking at the Big Picture When you choose to select a new (or just choose to select your first) ERP system, it brings up a great opportunity for you to evaluate your own business processes and procedures. Perhaps the new system your implementing has a more efficient [...]

  • Should Cloud Community Participants Be Concerned with Their Ecosystem?

    Pat Garrehy, Rootstock President & CEO Software vendors that leverage the Public Cloud and feel that integration to other software is important to their success desire a community of cloud software vendors, all developing to the same standards. They want everybody’s software – including their own – to share the same “look and feel.” They [...]

  • Lean Manufacturing: Keep Moving Forward | The Process of Lean | Part 4

    The Process of Lean Lean principles are not something that can be implemented once and then considered completed, lean is an ongoing process that continuously looks forward and constantly evaluates each stage to find more improvements. There are three key stages in lean manufacturing: Identify Waste, Analyze the Waste, and Solve the Root Cause. Each [...]

  • Which ERP is Faster & Easier to Develop? Cloud or On-Premise?

    Pat Garrehy, Rootstock President & CEO There is a popular assumption that, with every technological paradigm shift, it is easier to develop software than in the previous era. One reason behind such thinking is that product designs can be built upon foundations from the past. There is some truth to this; a developer will learn [...]