Creating the new Sage Accpac 6.0
Sage’s Accpac ERP (enterprise resource planning) desktop application serves Fortune 500 companies. It is a deep and complex product that is specialized for helping businesses manage a wide array of back office functions. To produce the next generation of Sage’s Accpac ERP system we were tasked with merging it with SageCRM (built and managed by Sage’s Dublin, Ireland division), while getting it ready for a possible SaaS play. The immense scale of the product along with the specialized subject matter of accounting presented a very unique challenge.
While the visual designs you're about to see might be outdated based on today's trends, the concepts and process I used is still important.