By now you've heard Sage PFW ERP will be retired effective March 31, 2014 (see retirement announcement). Now is the time to start planning your successful transition to a modern ERP system. Moving to a new solution provides a more powerful, scalable, and integrated system to support your ongoing business needs. Below are three compelling reasons to move to a modern ERP system today!

  • Improve critical business processes—Receive regular product enhancements and take advantage of modern solutions for mobility, business intelligence, cloud, and more.
  • Upgraded technology—Sage ERP solutions are based on scalable and flexible programming languages, incorporating the latest advances in technology.
  • Additional functionality—Modern Sage ERP solutions offer add-on solutions and modules for CRM, payroll, HR, and more. In addition a variety of endorsed solutions provide industry-specific applications that seamlessly connect to Sage ERP and your core financial data—making the cross-functional integration of Sage ERP throughout the company a reality.

To assist you in your path to improved productivity, we're providing some helpful trade-in credits, tools, and resources.

Five steps to modern ERP.

Work with your Sage business partner to examine your needs and determine the best path to modern ERP.

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    Analyze what's working and not working today.
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    Scope your needs for today and tomorrow.
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    Consider your business intelligence needs.
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    Map out your desired business processes.
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    Plan the timing of your implementation.

Get the ERP solution you didn't know you could afford.

When you trade up from Sage PFW ERP to a new Sage ERP solution before September 30, 2014, you'll receive credit through our new and improved Sage Investment Protection Program. How the program works:

  • Trade in Sage PFW for one of our modern Sage ERP solutions.
  • Sage will credit based on your existing Sage PFW license and which product you switch to.

Estimate how much you can save, then speak with a Sage ERP business advocate or your business partner to see how much you qualify for.

Purchase Options

  • Purchase the software
    {perpetual license)
  • Sage 100 ERP, Sage 300 ERP or Sage ERP X3
  • Lease the software (Pay as you go. Subscription license.)


  • $2,000 per user trade-in credit.1
  • $50 trade-in credit per user/per month for 2 years.1
1. Customer must be on a current Sage Business Care plan at the time of purchase. Per-user trade-in credit cannot exceed the per-user license cost of the destination product. Trade-in credit for perpetual pricing applies to per-user pricing for applicable finance, distribution or manufacturing bundles only.