Integrate, Manage and Analyze Data with Sage X3

Jan 20, 2020

Technology is something that keeps evolving. Businesses want to improve and be up to date in every way. How we use a solution to analyze data with its powerful BI functions plays a significant role in choosing the best ERP solution.

How is X3 wholesome when it comes to data management and analysis?


The process of acquiring data from applications and sources which contain data across a business operation and integration of this into a data hub that is informed, accurate and secure.

Data modeling

Its packaged data models and insightful data modeling UI then enables customers to manage the data for analysis, easily. No SQL code is required, but it can be used if the customer has the abilities.

Analytic capabilities  

Its pre-set, industry best-practice analytics, calculations and KPIs means customers can instantly analyze data and start to measure performance.


Its pre-packaged, role-based dashboards deliver visualizations of relevant information from across all functions of the business.

Key differences between Sage Intelligence and Sage Enterprise Intelligence


Sage Intelligence

Sage Enterprise Intelligence

  Financial Reporting

  Operational Reporting

  Live Data Access

  User Interface


Web-based with Excel Add-on

  Excel Integration

  Dashboards/ KPI/ Drill downs

  Mobile Access

  Web Access

  Search engine


Must be purchased

Must be purchased

Sage Intelligence 

Sage Business Cloud Enterprise Management comprises of enhanced financial reporting capacities which helps you get better insights of your data in means of finance or other modules via a familiar Excel® interface. Sage Intelligence offers comprehensive reports at the click of a button, it can be drilled down to the minute details and the distribution can be automated down to the teams/ individuals. A swift and easy experience is possible while designing reports by the drag and drop features from the components in the financial layouts. A consolidated overview of a company’s financial data is transparent through X3, enabling multi-company and multi-currency consolidations. This limits the spreadsheet turmoil.

Sage Enterprise Intelligence  

Sage Enterprise Intelligence is an insightful Business Intelligence tool integrated with Sage X3 ERP to assist users in business organizations in making crisp, refined analytical reports reducing the time usually spent with well-informed decisions. It’s a simple, BI tool allowing access to examine data in a detailed manner. This avoids the need to invest in more complicated BI tools. Mobile access in all platforms makes it a very convenient, decision-making tool. SEI is a better tool compared to SI as seen on the comparison table. The tool being web-based is a factor to be highlighted apart from the other similar features.  

 How does Enterprise Management Data & Analytics stand out?

Cloud computing is surging in the business world. Data availability has no bounds and instantly backing up. Along with this data privacy issues also grows simultaneously. Enterprise Management Data & Analytics takes care of these issues effectively. EMDA is a superior business intelligence tool deeply integrated into the Enterprise management platform. Its embedded data analytics combined with visualizations makes it stand out as BI leader. Enterprise Management Data and Analytics improves by extending the capabilities providing a data hub which allows businesses to manage financial and other data from all sources, having built-in data models for ease of operations. Automation of data collection from applications and data sources across a business organization and incorporating them into a real-time, accurate, protected data hub. It consists of data models that are pre-packaged, and a user interface with intuitive data modeling allowing users to easily organize the data. SQL code is not required, but it can be incorporated as per the customers’ capabilities. Performance can be instantly analyzed as it uses real-time, accurate calculation and KPI calculations using its pre-set capabilities. Role-based dashboards produce visualizations of apt information across all functions of the business.

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