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Module description
Microsoft RMS
Xpertmart
Pos 4 Business
General feature
Hardware requirement
Store operations:
  • Processor: 500 MHz Intel Pentium (PIII) or higher compatible CPU
  • Memory: 128 MB of RAM or higher
  • Hard Disk Space: 50 MB of available hard disk space for Store Operations application and files.*
  • Network Card: 32-bit
Headquarters:
  • Processor: 500 MHz Intel Pentium (PIII) or higher compatible CPU
  • Memory: 256 MB of RAM or higher
  • Hard Disk Space: 60 MB of available hard disk space for Headquarters application and files.*
  • Network Card: 32-bit
*Note: At least 1 GB of available hard disk space on the server for Headquarters database and future growth.
Single Store Main
  • 450 MHz processor
  • 256 MB RAM
  • 6 GB hard disk
  • CD-ROM drive
  • 56k Modem
Multi-Store Main
  • 1 GHz processor
  • 512 MB RAM
  • 10 GB hard disk
  • CD-ROM drive
  • 56k Modem
Multi-Store Remote
  • 450 MHz processor
  • 128 MB RAM*
  • 2 GB hard disk
  • CD-ROM drive
  • 56k Modem
* If the store is part of a chain of 5 or more stores, we strongly recommend 256 MB.
Store operations:
  • Processor: 366 MHz Intel Pentium (PIII) or higher compatible CPU
  • Memory: 64 MB of RAM or higher
  • Hard Disk Space: 10MB hard drive spaces or higher computer system
  • Network Card: 32-bit
SERVER (workstations):
  • Processor: 500 MHz Intel Pentium (PIII) or higher compatible CPU
  • Memory: 256 MB of RAM or higher
  • Hard Disk Space: 60 MB of available hard disk space for server application and files.
  • Network Card: 32-bit
Connect as many workstations as the windows network can hold ( up to 255 users) and simple installation-Program and database installed only at server
software requirement
Retail Management System 1.2 supports the following operating systems:
  • Windows 98 or Microsoft Windows 98 Second Edition
  • Windows Millennium Edition
  • Windows 2000 Server or Microsoft Windows 2000 Professional with Service Pack 4
  • Windows XP Professional or Microsoft Windows XP Home Edition with Service Pack 2
  • Windows Server 2003
  • Windows Small Business Server 2003
Retail Management System 1.3 supports the following operating systems:
  • Windows XP Professional or Microsoft Windows XP Home Edition with Service Pack 2
  • Windows Server 2003
The following components are required and are installed during an RMS 1.2 installation. Note that these components are already a part of the supported Operating Systems:
  • MDAC 2.7 Service Pack 1
  • Internet Explorer 6.0 with Service Pack 1
  • Directory Services Client
Xpertmart required only Java 2 JRE and database. The Java 2 Runtime Environment is intended for use on:
  • Microsoft Windows 95
  • Windows 98 (1st or 2nd edition)
  • Windows NT 4.0 with Service Pack 5
  • Windows ME
  • Windows 2000 Professional
  • Windows 2000 Server
  • Windows 2000 Advanced Server
  • Windows XP operating systems running on Intel hardware.
  • Red hat linux 8 or better
  • Mac OS X or better
For database requirement is depend on version and type of database deployed
POS 4 Businees supports the following operating systems:
  • Windows 98 or Microsoft Windows 98 Second Edition
  • Windows Millennium Edition
  • Microsoft Windows 2000 Professional with Service Pack 4
  • Windows XP Professional or Microsoft Windows XP Home Edition with Service Pack 2
  • Windows Server 2003
  • Windows Small Business Server 2003
Point of sale
Item search
supported. Can search using name, description or any custom item attribute
supported. Can construct complex searches with any item attributes.
not supported
View journal
supported
supported
supported
Multiple tender type
supported
supported, can accept multiple currency as well
supported
Hold transaction
supported
not supported
not supported
Blind closeout
supported
supported
not supported
Shift closeout
supported
supported
not supported
daily closeout
supported
supported
not supported
Inventory control
Physical audit
supported
supported
limited, Product information maintenance screen to update inventory on-hand, minimum quantity
Purchase order
supported, tied to receiving.
supported, Flexible can be enforced tied to receiving or not.
supported, tied to receiving.
Receipt item
supported, tied to Purchase order
supported, Flexible can be enforced tied to Purchase order or not.
supported, flexible is automatically updated as you sell the products
Report
Daily sales report
supported
supported
supported
Sales report per shift
supported
supported, need modification using build-in report editor
not supported
Drill down item/sales report
supported
supported, need modification using build-in report editor
supported
Item history report
supported
supported, need modification using build-in report editor
supported
Report editor
not supported
The build in report editor includes robust query builder(to join different data, like item, employee, ...) and flexible yet powerfull editor as similar to Microsoft Access form editor.
not supported
Report customization
Need to change customized XML markup in order to change the receipt.
Build in editor will allow you to build report with ease.
supported
Customer relationship
Customer purchase history
supported
supported, need modification using build-in report editor
supported
Drill down customer detail
supported
supported, need modification using build-in report editor
supported
Customer credit/balance
supported
supported
supported
Integration
Accounting program
Quicbook, MYOB, peachTree
Need custom programming(module)
not supported
CRM program
Greatplain
Need custom programming(module)
not supported
Export report
Microsoft Excell, XML
Available to any format, need custom programming
Download customer list, questionnaires and product information to Excel.
Module add in
Stricked to third party program
Module services are available for custom programming customized to your business process.
Module services are available from the program author