How to deploy Odoo ERP on Hidora: open source platform for business applications
Odoo ERP is one of the most popular open source platforms for business applications in the world, which is used by 3.7 million users from small companies to large enterprises. A suite of Odoo business apps covers all areas of any company activities: website builder, sales, accounting, CRM, communication, invoicing, blogs, MRP and many more.
Benefits of using ERP system for your business
Often companies keep track of business processes in Excel.
Typically, the implementation of the ERP system is necessary when the company has a large number of processes and interactions with customers from different departments.
Numerous cases of companies proved that ERP system for managing business resources can lead to increased profits and reduce costs due to streamlined business processes; increase the efficiency of the employees and reduce the level of dissatisfied customers.
Also, the ERP system allows company owners to see each transaction at any time from any device and gives the opportunity to find out why the client was unhappy by listening to recordings of conversations on the project and seeing all the correspondence directly in the system, not in different mailboxes.
Also, managers do not need to search for letters in different mailboxes to understand the status of the order. The required information is available from the system. As a result, it is possible to reduce the transaction cycle time and speed up the process of delivering goods to customers.
The ERP system can also help increase the number of requests processed by the sales department. Any new manager will be able to understand the status of the client in less than a minute.
Optimize performance and reduce the number of overdue tasks.
With one click of the button, you can track all the main business processes, see the income and expenses of the business to react quickly.
Why Odoo ERP?
The Odoo platform allows you to modify the system without stopping the work of the company. In online mode, it is possible to update existing modules and implement new ones in case of any changes in the company’s business processes. Odoo ERP is a modular system, so you can install only those modules that you need.
The Odoo ERP system allows you to automate and combine all processes in one place: project management, CRM, accounting, sales, etc.
Odoo is used by such well-known companies as Toyota, Danone, COX Communications, and non-governmental organization like WWF.
In total, almost 20,000 business applications are registered in the Odoo Market, which makes Odoo Market the largest app store for businesses. App pricing policies are similar to the Android and Apple mobile systems — they cost only a few tens of dollars.
A large eco-system has developed around Odoo ERP, with more than 20,000+ contributors from around the world.
The XML-based interface generator that allows you to implement a powerful interface with js widgets (based on Backbone) using a minimum of efforts;
A powerful system of access permissions out of the box can set different levels of visibility both in tables and records;
A basic system of analytics and reporting;
An implementation of the workflow;
Built-in web server, as well as the ability to run through an external gunicorn type;
How to Deploy Odoo ERP on Hidora
Avoiding a long pass of manual deployment Hidora offers you to install Odoo in just several clicks and in a matter of minutes. Just simply login into app.hidora.com and go directly to our marketplace. Find Odoo ERP and press the install button.
Wait for several minutes when your environment is created. After that, you will get an email with your credentials. And feel free to explore Odoo and its enormous application world.
Jean-Luc is a Junior Full-Stack Tech Engineer at Hidora with a strong IT background. He is consulting clients about DevOps and also helping Hidora’s customers to make automation deployments and migrate their environments.