With so many enterprise resource planning software packages available, we often get asked why so many mining companies select Pronto Xi ERP Software to run their operations. Pronto Xi is currently running in hundreds of mining organizations worldwide – from junior mining to large-scale producing mines that are on a global scale. Our mining clients cite many benefits as to why they chose Pronto Xi and PSA consulting for their implementation, but most frequently we hear the following:
Pronto Xi ERP Software has been meeting the operational needs of mining companies for decades through strength in financial, project and asset management. Today over 450 mining and mining suppliers use Pronto Xi which is a testament to the quality and comprehensive functionality that Pronto Xi offers. Recognized as a mining industry leader Pronto Xi continues to be developed using direct industry feedback which boasts an edge over its competitors.
A rapid deployment and low total cost of ownership (TCO) allow Pronto Xi to deliver a quicker ROI without compromising functionality. Comparable to Tier 1 and Tier 2 ERP software Pronto Xi provides a rich feature set with deep functionality, while being available at a lower overall cost. This is a significant benefit for up and coming mines with shareholder commitments.
Pronto Xi is a fully integrated solution with modules that seamlessly manage corporate, exploration, mining and operations activities. Modular functionality can be implemented all at once or gradually as mining production develops; and with extensive core functionality there is no need for add-ons or interfaces for other areas such as tenement and equipment maintenance management.
Pronto Xi works well in low bandwidth, high latency connectivity allowing remote mine sites to continue to benefit from real-time ERP connectivity with head office locations.
Mining organizations need software that can support international transactions. Pronto Xi functionality includes multi-currency, consolidations and advanced financial reporting that is suitable for geographically diverse mining operations.
Pronto Xi helps to maximize utilization and productivity of mining equipment through comprehensive asset tracking and management. This entails tracking, usage, cost, and maintenance of mining assets that increases up-time through structured predictive and preventative maintenance planning.
Detailed project management and costing allows mining organizations to make proactive and informed decisions. Pronto Xi manages project details with accurate resource, expense and income tracking to ensure projects are on time and on budget. Pronto Xi project costing can handle project hierarchies, multiple cost centres, multi-customer invoicing against projects, charge out by cost category, profit take-up and release and more.
A strong business intelligence platform is critical for mining organizations. Pronto Xi has built-in business intelligence tools running on IBM Cognos for real-time reporting of mine performance. IBM Cognos reports are available both in the office and via mobile device for real-time performance updates.
Pronto Xi ERP Software meets SOX, IFRS, and US GAAP compliance requirements to ensure that corporate regulatory obligations are satisfied.
Choosing an ERP software partner, is as critical as selecting the ERP software itself. Mining companies seek out ERP consulting teams with deep mining industry knowledge that will add value to the business processes that will be supported by their software implementation.
Although many industries are complex, the mining industry offers unique challenges where only experience can provide an advantage. Pronto Xi ERP Software proves time and time again that it is the best choice among competitors for mining by providing the tools to reduce operating costs and improve production efficiencies to achieve profitability. Mining companies worldwide continue to choose Pronto Xi based on decades of industry success and its ability to continue to develop to meet the evolving needs of the mining community.
For more information about Pronto Xi ERP Software for Mining, visit our mining industry page.