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Epicor's Latest Offering Aims to Eliminate Server Security Issues For Wholesalers

By CIOReview | Thursday, October 29, 2015

AUSTIN, TX: Epicor Software, a provider of business software solutions for manufacturing, distribution and retail organizations releases the hosted version of Epicor Eagle for the Aftermarket, a business management solution developed specifically for motor vehicle parts distributors and wholesalers.

Epicor Eagle for Aftermarket is hosted on a secure virtual server that is located in a PCI-compliant data center. The integrated Epicor Watchdog ISS Internet security service and the associated anti-virus/anti-spyware solution will be utilized by the hosted solution to protect users from viruses, spyware, hackers, and Denial-of-Service (DoS) attacks.

Eliminating the need to own and maintain on-site servers, the business management solution aims to allow organizations to leverage the benefits of hosted model through automated nightly backups, ongoing software updates, around-the-clock server monitoring and extensive protection. Available through Tier 4 data centers, the latest release also offers reliability of redundant power, HVAC, server and network hardware, Internet feeds, system firewalls, fire protection and physical security.

"Delivered in the cloud, Epicor Eagle is well suited to wholesalers who recognize the importance of upgrading their business technology but are intimidated by the prospect of investing in and maintaining servers, a world-class solution such as Epicor Eagle can be a game-changer for many independent distributors and jobbers. This hosted version makes the countless benefits of this technology accessible to a much broader audience of business owners," says Scott Thompson, VP, Automotive, Analytics and Content, Epicor Americas.