Tally is a tool to record your accounting details, not an
Tally is not integrated with any other applications.
Tally is not modularised like GL, purchasing , ap, ar,
order management etc as any erp application.
Tally has limited reporting capabilities.
Tally is not a web based application.
a. Tally is a Standalone Application
b. Tally is not a robotics and integrated application
c. Tally is not Modular Application
d. It is not a Real Time Application
e. Tally is not a Multi Org Architecture Application
1. ERP can be access through web browser. It can be
installed in a central server and accessed from all your
far-off locations. So it need not be installed in each of
the location separately.
2. You don't need to synchronize data from different
locations on a daily basis. Up-dates are online in our
3. You can schedule automation back-up everyday. You don't
need any separate human intervention.
4. It is ERP Operations software which has accounting
entries of data.
5. It has a robust RDBMS (from Microsoft) and can hold huge
6. ERP software can be used, not only by accountings, but
mainly by opertaions people:
-Like sales ill use for sales orders, dispatch, invoicing,
-Purchase will use for PO, supplier 7 pricing analysis.
-Stores will use for receiving & issuing goods.
-Production will use for making work order, BOM, daily
-Accounts will use for receipts, payments, JV's, etc.
-Management will use for daily & Periodical MIS reports &
7. All accounting entries will automatically flow these
-Tally is real time
-Tally can be deployed across multiple location in a
centralized or distributed architecture
-Tally can be seamlessly integrated to any application
-There are hundreds of add-on-module including
the "Enterprise suite" which makes it modular.
-Apart form hundreds of default reports in Tally, There are
various reporting tool available like "Sheet
Magic", "Matrix Magic".
with custom TDL (Tally Definition Language which is not
difficult to understand and apply) you can have custom
reports. It can be deployed over the WAN using XML interface
and this makes it "Real Time".