Sage 100


When comparing Sage 100 vs. Sage Intacct, its important to understand a little history on why Sage would encourage their loyal client base to consider another mid-market ERP software. The Sage Group plc was founded in 1981 as a way to create quotes quickly and keep track of accounts.  Sage rapidly evolved into the globally recognized technology company it is today, achieving its place as the market leader in integrated accounting solutions for millions of mid-market businesses in every industry around the world.

Over the years, Sage has worked tirelessly to provide a suite of mid-market software, including Sage 100, Sage 300, and most recently: Sage Intacct. Sage Intacct was added to the mid-market product line up in the fall of 2017 and acts as the “cornerstone of [Sage’s] ongoing transformation.”

In the years since, Sage Intacct has continued to gain ground leading in the cloud financial management revolution. Thousands of organizations, from startups to public companies, are using Sage Intacct to enhance company performance and accelerate their success.

Sage 100


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Features of Sage 100

On-premises solution that requires hosting and a Remote Desktop connection to provide off-site access capabilities; upgrading versions requires significant time investment

Limited industry focus and manual tracking for industry-specific activities is necessary

Multi-entity management needs an add-on for inter-company, consolidation is done through reporting using Sage Intelligence or other external financial reporting tool

Uses segmented GL accounts, resulting in a huge chart of accounts as well as financial reporting challenges

Reporting is labor intensive and needs re-formatting in Excel; batch-based transaction posting creates a lag between transaction and reporting

Workflow approvals are an add-on and requires additional attention

Lacks ease-of-use functionality

Features of Sage Intacct

True-cloud solution where updates are released quarterly, applied automatically, and require no downtime or consulting services so you can prioritize work over waiting

Deep industry focus and automation of key processes, eliminating the need for manual tracking

Multiple entities share the chart of accounts, customers, and vendors; consolidations and eliminations are automatic, providing immediate visibility to consolidated results

Uses a modern, dimensional account structure which streamlines both the chart of accounts and reporting

Dashboards and reports deliver instant visibility which fully eliminates the need for Excel-based reports so reporting is effective and relevant

Automated, configurable workflows to eliminate manual processes

Modern, ease-of-use functionality, including dashboards, and process flows as well as AI tools

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Sage Intacct Consolidations

Sage 100 VS Sage Intacct : Consolidations Overview

Sage Intacct was written with consolidations, multi-currency, and multi-entity at it’s core. Find out how Sage Intacct can help your organization if you’re dealing with decentralized payables, inter-entity transactions, different currencies, and domestic or worldwide consolidations.

Sage 100 vs Sage Intacct True Cloud Financials Product Tour

Sage 100 VS Sage Intacct: True Cloud Financials Product Tour

In this 25-minute presentation we’ll show you the powerful accounting, dimensional reporting and dashboards that earned Sage Intacct the distinction of being the first and only preferred provider of Accounting applications by the AICPA and its subsidiary

Why Are Sage 100 Customers Switching to Sage Intacct?

Sage 100 to Sage Intacct
Customer Success Story:
Mob Scene

Mob Scene is an award-winning creative agency in Hollywood, who made the switch from Sage 100 to Sage Intacct. As a professional services organization, the team juggles 400 concurrent projects from month to month. In addition to an archaic on-premises accounting software, Mob Scene was required to operate with separate project creation, data entry, monitoring, and reconciliation systems.

Resulting from the change to a more robust ERP solution (Sage Intacct), Mob Scene automated their manual tasks, integrated their project accounting, and gained granular visibility into the business. See how Mob Scene did it (right) and how you can do it too.

Avoided $200,000 in Consulting Costs
Accounting Administrative Burden Reduced By 50%
Shortened Month-End Close By 60%

"Using Sage Intacct, we can dissect the data and roll it up in different ways, so we better understand dynamics surrounding our profit models, customer or project margins, project genres, and team resources."

Brett Abbey - CFO, Mob Scene

Sage Intacct is a best-in-class true cloud business management solution, which means it’s scalable, secure, and accessible on any device. In addition to offering real-time visibility and insights into your company, 

Sage Intacct also has an open API integrations that do not break. Additionally, there is no need for on-site maintenance, because the system upgrades are automatic and free each quarter, so you can focus on growing your business.

Sage Intacct is the only AICPA preferred accounting Solution with a #1 rating in customer satisfaction across all industries. So whether you’re in the healthcare practice or nonprofit space, you can trust that Sage Intacct adapts its configuration to best suit your needs. 

Despite Sage customers being content with their current solution, numerous have identified and experienced Sage Intacct to be the best choice in this fast-paced digital age. Look at all the industry awards! 

True Cloud Software

Sage Intacct is a true cloud, best-in-class solution, fully accessible anywhere, from any device with no downtime for upgrades.

Award Winning Solution

Sage Intacct has consistently high ratings from customers and analysts. Gartner, TrustRadius, and G2 all give Sage Intacct high ratings, so you can trust Sage Intacct is loved by customers and analysts alike.

Multi Dimensional Accounting

Sage Intacct provides dimensional accounting for rich dashboards, instant visibility, and eliminates Excel-based reports.

AICPA Preferred

Sage Intacct is the first and only financial management software approved by the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (AICPA).

Unlimited Growth

Sage Intacct has proven to transform midsize companies for faster growth through scalability and unlimited computing power

Modern Functionality

Sage Intacct offers modern functionality for a multitude of its features like, dimensional chart of accounts, multi-entity shared, AI tools, and more.

Industry Specific Functionality

Sage Intacct has deep vertical focus, meaning customers can benefit from key industry functionality.

Sage Intacct Marketplace

Are you looking to extend your Sage Intacct solution? Discover best-in-class add-ons in the marketplace!

Have you outgrown your on-premise solution?

If so, it’s time for a change. Don’t hold back your company’s growth, while your competition is thriving in this fast-moving digital age. Sage 100 acts as on-premise solution and more of a general ERP option, while Sage Intacct is a feature-specific, best-in-class cloud financial management software.

Take the time to view the benefits of Sage Intacct in this insightful demo on-demand – the future of your business could depend on it!

Demo-On Demand Webinar:
Modernize Your Accounting with Sage Intacct & DSD

1. Say Goodbye to Upgrades!

Sage Intacct rolls out quarterly software updates that automatically apply to all environments at no additional cost to the customer.

2. Accessible from Any Device!

All that’s needed is a supported browser and internet connection for any person to be connected to their Sage Intacct solution.

3. Secure and Reliable!

With 99.98% uptime, PCI certification, and achievements in passing multiple security audits (SSAE 18 SOC 1 Type II and SOC 2 Type II)

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Demo-On Demand Webinar: Modernize Your Accounting with Sage Intacct & DSD

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At DSD, we know what you love about Sage 100 but we also know Sage Intacct is a powerful cloud accounting solution with innovative features for today and tomorrow.
We can help your business excel in the digital age and give you peace of mind that you will not be left behind.

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