Why Is Odoo Better Than Any Other ERP?
What makes Odoo Malaysia outstands other ERP tools in Malaysia? Let's see.
21 March, 2023 by
Chuah Chun Yan

What is Odoo ERP Malaysia?

Odoo ERP is a popular open-source ERP software used by businesses of all sizes and sectors in Malaysia. 

With its collection of over 26,000 modules all in one place, Odoo ERP assists companies in handling different parts of their business from CRM to sales to finances.

When businesses use Odoo ERP, automation does most of the manual tasks, which means less manual labor, fewer mistakes, and more efficiency.

Based on our experience serving Malaysian businesses, we have created a series of functions called "Odoo Malaysia Localization" for businesses in Malaysia. Check it out.

In this blog, you will know why Odoo implementation is the way to go!

9 Reasons Why Odoo Malaysia Is Better Than Other ERP

With so many different ERP solutions available in Malaysia, it can be pretty challenging to pick the best one for your business.

And, we are here to tell you - Odoo is best! 

Why? Continue reading!

In fact, there are 9 reasons why you should choose Odoo Malaysia over other ERP.

  • One-stop ERP solution

  • Open-source ERP solution

  • Cost-effective

  • High flexibility and scalability

  • Easy implementation & integration

  • Seamless integration

  • Mobile friendly

  • Modular structure

  • Regular updates

  • Large community support

Odoo provide one-stop solution to businesses in Malaysia.One-stop solution

Odoo ERP provides a comprehensive suite of applications that caters to all business functions such as CRM, sales, accounting, inventory management, and more.

You don’t need any third-party vendors or multiple business management software to complete different tasks.

Everything is centralized in a single place, enabling seamless data flow and better department collaboration across the organization.

Open-source Odoo ERP gives easy customization and changes.Open-source ERP Solution

Odoo is open-source software whose source code is freely available for modification and customization. 

Open-source allows businesses to tailor the software to meet their specific needs and requirements based on the business models and sizes, leading to greater flexibility and control over the ERP system.

Odoo is more affordable ERP when compare to other ERP.Cost-effective

When comparing ERP systems like SAP, Oracle, and Salesforce in Malaysia, Odoo is often more cost-effective, especially for startups.

See also: Odoo VS SAP and Odoo VS Enterpryze

Odoo Malaysia gives you the flexibility to choose and pay for only the modules you need, avoiding unnecessary expenses.

In Malaysia, Odoo subscriptions are budget friendly with the option for monthly payments.

To learn more about Odoo’s pricing and development requirements, reach out to Onnet Consulting.

Odoo is more flexible and scalable to adapt your business changes and growth.High flexibility and scalability

Odoo ERP works like building blocks - you start with what you need and add more as your business grows.

Plus, Odoo ERP is open-source so you can find Odoo Partners in Malaysia to tailor the system according to your exact business needs.

No matter your business industry or size, Odoo can be made to fit just right.

This way, you won't have to adjust your business operations to fit the system.

Odoo ERP implementation and integration is simple and easy compare to other ERPEasy implementation and integration

Odoo ERP is created with easy ERP implementation and integration.

This means your employees can start using the system sooner, leading to faster realization of benefits and improved operational efficiency.

As your business expands, you can add new modules one by one. This won't disturb the other modules in the system so your daily work will not be affected.

Odoo will keep everything going smoothly and avoid any problems with productivity.

Anyhow, here is a checklist for you to ensure successful ERP implementation.

Odoo is more mobile-friendly compare to other ERP in Malaysia.Mobile-friendly

In today's mobile-driven world, having a mobile-friendly ERP system is crucial. 

Odoo ERP offers responsive design and mobile apps, enabling users to access important business information and perform tasks on the go, enhancing productivity.

Odoo has granular modularity compared to other ERP system.Modular structure

In Odoo Malaysia, there are more than 27,000 apps to choose from, handling everything from sales to accounting. 

You can choose the modules that suit your business to keep your ERP remains relevant as the business expands.

This way, you only pay for what you actually use!

Plus, each module is built to work on its own, so there is less chance of the system crashing or slowing down.

If you need specific modules, just chat with your Odoo partners.

Don't have a partner yet? We're here to help!

Odoo has more frequent updates than other ERP in Malaysia.Regular updates

Unlike other ERP systems that take forever to release new updates, you can expect to see new features regularly to keep up with the latest market trends and customer demands.

This keeps your business workflows and productivity more effective.

Odoo has local partner to support your system issues and bugs.Large community support

The wide user base and active community around Odoo ERP mean that you have access to a wealth of resources, forums, tutorials, and extensions

This community support can be invaluable when seeking help, sharing insights, or exploring additional functionalities for your ERP system.

But here's the thing - sometimes, even with the best ERP solutions, you might need a little extra support after complete ERP implementation. 

That's why we offer a comprehensive support package to ensure you have someone to turn to whenever there are issues or bugs occur. 

Top 5 Odoo Modules You Should Use

Which Odoo Modules should you consider trying out?

Let's explore these Odoo Modules and their purposes. 

Keep in mind that these modules can be seamlessly integrated, enabling you to handle everything in a single location.

  1. Odoo Accounting

  2. Odoo Invoicing

  3. Odoo Inventory

  4. Odoo Sales

  5. Odoo Purchase

Odoo Accounting

Odoo Accounting automatically logs all your financial transactions in real time, minimizing errors that often arise from extensive manual data input.

Furthermore, you can effortlessly grasp your past, present, and even forecast future financial status through user-friendly dashboards.

Odoo Invoicing

Automate entire invoicing process from quotation to invoicing with Odoo Invoicing.

With built-in payment terms and automated reminders, you can reduce overdue payments, ensuring you always get paid on time.

Odoo Inventory

Try Odoo Inventory to help you manage and track your inventories across multiple warehouses.

It manages and records product movements, inventory quantities, and reordering processes in real time, providing full visibility into the status of your inventories.

Odoo Sales

With Odoo Sales, sending quotations to your customers takes just seconds, as fields are auto-populated using your chosen templates.

Your customers can sign quotations, check their order status, and make payments, all within the customer portal.

Odoo Purchase

Give Odoo Purchase a try for smarter procurement decisions. Comparing prices, quality, and lead times to select the top vendors.

Plus, it prevents fraud by automatically requesting approval for orders that exceed a certain amount.


If you're considering of Odoo Implementation for your company, trust Onnet Consulting to provide top-notch support.

Our expert teams will understand your needs and customize the solution accordingly.

Rest assured, we'll tailor the systems to align with your business requirements, boosting efficiency and productivity.

Feel free to reach out to us for any questions or inquiries!