Odoo-Server init file


# Provides:             odoo-server
# Required-Start:       $remote_fs $syslog
# Required-Stop:        $remote_fs $syslog
# Should-Start:         $network
# Should-Stop:          $network
# Default-Start:        2 3 4 5
# Default-Stop:         0 1 6
# Short-Description:    Complete Business Application software
# Description:          Odoo is a complete suite of business tools.


# Specify the user name (Default: odoo).

# Specify an alternate config file (Default: /etc/odoo.conf).

# pidfile

# Additional options that are passed to the Daemon.

[ -x $DAEMON ] || exit 0
[ -f $CONFIGFILE ] || exit 0

checkpid() {
    [ -f $PIDFILE ] || return 1
    pid=`cat $PIDFILE`
    [ -d /proc/$pid ] && return 0
    return 1

case "${1}" in
                echo -n "Starting ${DESC}: "

                start-stop-daemon --start --quiet --pidfile ${PIDFILE} \
                        --chuid ${USER} --background --make-pidfile \
                        --exec ${DAEMON} -- ${DAEMON_OPTS}

                echo "${NAME}."

                echo -n "Stopping ${DESC}: "

                start-stop-daemon --stop --quiet --pidfile ${PIDFILE} \

                echo "${NAME}."

                echo -n "Restarting ${DESC}: "

                start-stop-daemon --stop --quiet --pidfile ${PIDFILE} \

                sleep 1

                start-stop-daemon --start --quiet --pidfile ${PIDFILE} \
                        --chuid ${USER} --background --make-pidfile \
                        --exec ${DAEMON} -- ${DAEMON_OPTS}

                echo "${NAME}."

                echo "Usage: ${NAME} {start|stop|restart|force-reload}" >&2
                exit 1

exit 0

OpenERP is now rebranded as Odoo

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Odoo, Openerp, odoo, odoo project, openerp renamed as odoo

Bye Bye . . . OpenERP | Welcome Odoo

OpenERP one of the leading Open Source ERP software will now known as a new name “Odoo” This news came last weekend where OpenERP re-branded as Odoo. A new name, A new website, and a new logo to reflect its offering which as usual best applications such as Point of sales, website builder and many others

Odoo says : 

“With a new name comes a new logo. Odoo’s logo is very simple and its purple color symbolizes creativity, originality and innovation. We prepared a page dedicated to brand assets, so you can have access to everything you need.”

A Press release of last week when Odoo was born 

OpenERP has raised $10 million dollars in funding to support its R&D efforts and commercial growth. As part of the growth strategy OpenERP is rebranding to Odoo, to better reflect its expanded areas of focus in CMS & Ecommerce and POS applications beyond the core ERP function. Odoo has improved its pricing and included a free version for up to two users for very small businesses to enjoy a completely integrated suite of business solutions.

After years of rapid growth OpenERP, the leading integrated open source business software, is happy to announce it has secured a new round of USD 10 Millions of financing, jointly provided by leading venture capital firms XAnge (France), SRIW (Belgium), Sofinnova Partners (France), and the management team. The new financing will support the acceleration of outstanding growth the company has seen, doubling its sales during the period 2011-13, and growing R&D staff to over 100 people.

Read complete article of the press release from this link 

We wish Odoo best of luck in future and hope to produce the best modules and applications for variety of organizations worldwide

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ERP implementation cost

ERP implementation cost is one of the most important factors that decides the initiation of any ERP project for almost every businesses.

ERP implementation cost

ERP implementation cost

ERP – Enterprise Resource Planning is considered as one of the most important system for any small or medium size businesses. ERP the term seems to be very short but when implemented correctly, can change the way of working in more profitable and optimize manner. Many a times organization ignore ERP implementation because for one of the most important matter ie: It consume too much cost. In this article we will discuss the tips on how to reduce your ERP implementation cost.

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So what are the different costs involved in ERP implementation ? 

Not detailing every areas but there are different types of cost related to ERP implementation some of them on a high level is the licencing cost, customization cost, ERP implementation cost, Training, support and so on …. These services from your ERP vendor can increase the cost depending upon organizational requirements.

How to reduce your ERP Implementation cost ? 

ERP implementation cost is the major factor that motivates any business to start with ERP project – Sometimes high cost also create failure in ERP projects as the projects are dumb due to no further investment – Let’s discuss on the ways your organization can reduce ERP Implementation costs.

Plan properly : 

Any ERP system needs a proper planning onto the modules, customization, workflows, and most importantly the employees who are the actual user of your ERP system. ERP planning helps in reducing the cost which you may incur in customization, and other related services

Choose your System Wisely : 

Selecting a proper ERP software is another important factor. Choose your system wisely check the in and out functionality which is provided by the ERP software – There are many ERP software available for specific industry this reduce the cost of ERP implementation drastically.

Reduce Customization or Special Requests

Customization is one of the key factors that enhance the price of ERP implementation. Reducing the customization can help in low cost and quick delivery of the projects. We suggest to initiate with vanilla out of the box ERP implementation for less important processes of your business

Check your Vendor Capabilities : 

Vendor experience is another factor that can enhance your ERP software cost – Select your vendor wisely who has already experience with similar kind of implementation – The ensure less time consumption and reduce the failure as well as cost.

Use Agile Development Methodology:

If your ERP implementation is big then Agile Development Methodology can reduce or divide your whole ERP investment. Agile Development Method divide your whole implementation in variety of phases further you can also have hold on your payments to the vendor as it is paid in small installments.

We hope the above tricks can help your business to reduce the ERP implementation cost – You can also consider using Open source ERP software rather going to Proprietary software as these Open Source software are license free and reduce the cost of overall implemetnation drastically

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This blog post dedicated to those clients and customers who are exclusively understanding the cost of implementing OpenERP for their business. The reason to cover this blog post is that many a times customer wants to understand the basic cost involved in Implementing OpenERP solutions for their business. Although as said that OpenERP is one of the leading Open source ERP software available in the market with 500+ modules that are freely available to install.

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Installation v/s Implementation

The biggest consfusion with respect to OpenERP installation & OpenERP Implementation is the word client and vendor applies – let’s go more into the detail of what difference these 2 words hold

OpenERP installation – It is nothing but installing the modules on your own server – Installation is few hours job where you just need little expertise of OpenERP and via few clicks installations can be done – But even if you are looking out for errorless OpenERP installation you must need the help of expert resources.

OpenERP installation is done when someone needs to check the functionality of the software.

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OpenERP Implementation – OpenERP implementation is a wider term compare to OpenERP installation this involves a variety of duties such as OpenERP installation, Modules implementation, customization, user creation, business workflows mapping, products imports, suppliers & customer imports, hierarchy, roles and rights, quality control, customization, Testing, user training, roll out and support.

From the above two paragraph you have now understood the difference between – OpenERP implementation v/s OpenERP installation.

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Now let’s discuss on OpenERP implementation cost

OpenERP Implementation cost differs depending upon the following points 

Modules – OpenERP implementation cost depends on the number of modules you are looking out for your business.

Customization - Customization is another important factor that deals with OpenERP Pricing higher the customization higher would be the timelines and higher would be the costing per resources.

Companies – Another factor that decided OpenERP implementation cost is how many numbers of companies (multi-companies) you want to manage within OpenERP. There are many of our clients who are managing 3 sister concerns in one single openERP software.

SupportSupport or the number of days you require for handling your OpenERP software is another factor that can increase your costing

Development – Development can be offshore or onsite, incase you require few people to work at your organization then the cost of OpenERP implementations can be higher, where as via remote access offshore cost are little lower.

We cannot say the pricing directly through this blog because every organization have different needs and requirements for OpenERP which differs the pricing accordingly – The main factor on which OpenERP cost are determined is the timeline of the project including the final roll out

Not to say that compare to any other proprietary software OpenERP implementation cost are very much lower since it is free of licensing and there are many available modules which can serve basic purpose of the organization.

Also not to mention - Open Source = Free software – Free from freedom point of view (freedom from licence, vendor lock in, customization as per the requirements) not from Implementation point of view :)

Read our Article on  – Why Open source ERP software is best for Small business

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What is Search Engine Optimization (SEO) ? 

SEO or Search Engine Optimizations simply refers to enhance or increase increasing your website rankings in major search engines, such as Google, Yahoo, Bing and so on . . SEO is a method where the visibility increases organically or naturally after various mix of method and strategy used by SEO experts.

Search engine optimizations is booming as almost every organization want to increase their online presence with website, social media, blogging, info graphics and other activities – Organizations are shifting their concentration from traditional marketing to online marketing activities such as SEO as buyers and customers first check website to know about reviews and other related details before buying and dealing with your company.

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SEO plays very important role in today’s business and SEO activity can benefits you with many advantages:

1. More Website Traffic

More people visiting your website = more inquiries which means more leads & sales

2. Ongoing Promotions

Once your website is on top results you gain continuous promotions round the clock for your products and services.

3. Brand Value and Public High trust.

Searchers believe results or websites showed on the first pages by the search engines are trustworthy website therefore enhance public trust and Brand value

4. Provides information’s to Searcher

Only your website provide the message which customers are looking out for which further enhance visitors and sales.

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5. Competitive Advantage

Searchers in Google believes that top ranking products of first page results provides better product and serves the needs & requirements

6. Permanent and Long lasting results

The results of Search engine optimizations is permanent and long lasting which means that it is not like advertisement which stops showing when you stop paying.

7. Quick Return on Investment

Return on investment by starting SEO & search engine optimization activities is quick as compare to the paid advertisements.

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We offer you with variety of SEO services depending upon the needs of your website. We go through in detail about your products and services via which we ensure we gain basic knowledge before initiating our SEO process.

On page Optimizations :

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  • Define Competition on every keyword in Local as well as global market
  • Spying On your Competitors – Understanding the keywords and the content they used in every description.
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  • Optimizing every images with Alt tags
  • Optimizing the categories of each product & webpage with new keywords and so on

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  • Content Sharing Optimization
  • Posting Daily Content for Continued Growth on each Social Media website.
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  • Increase Exposure of your Communities With Social Buttons (on blogs and website)

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  • Adding Blog to your website
  • Linking blog to your main company website
  • Creating SEO optimized articles
  • Publishing of Articles on various social media platforms and so on . .

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  • Targetting top website for adding your website link to other related website

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Thought to share this great video and features of OpenERP version 8 eCommerce website builder  found so many powerful features with OpenERP eCommerce website builder that its just few clicks to create a website with the features you require. Some of the most important and easy features of OpenERP version 8 eCommerce website builder

Open Source – Being Open source OpenERP eCommerce website builder is easily downloadable with few clicks and ready to implement – doesnt require licensing, and quite cost effective in case you are looking out to start with your eCommerce busienss

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Completely Customizable – With OpenERP eCommerce website builder you can easily customize every single page of your website with just few clicks.

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Products Display – You can easily change the display of your products as per promotion or special sales on your eCommerce website. You can also activate and De-activate feature as per your requirements.

Color – With OpenERP eCommerce builder you can change the color, size of the template, layout of your template with just few clicks. You can also add or remove the main home page banner as per your requirements. (This is even helps when you have special announcement or promotions)

Themes – OpenERP allows you with default themes which can be changes as per your requirements – You can further customize the themes as per color, fonts or adding and removing blocks.

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HTML Editor – eCommerce website builder of OpenERP also inclusive of HTML editor where you can easily edit every screen and features of your webstore.

Apart from the above there are many other powerful features such as managing your Online Events, completely integrated Blog, Integrated powerful SEO plugins which can be implemented and installed from OpenERP

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A video on OpenERP eCommerce Website Builder 

“Never ever before did an enterprise software succeed to integrate the website with the backend so elegantly. The useability of OpenERP CMS/eCommerce leaves all other solutions behind. And it was just a 5 months with 4 developers effort (35x less lines of code than Magento and Drupal). I can’t wait to see the evolution of the product in the coming months with hundreds of developers.”

- Fabien Pinckaers (OpenERP Founder)

About OpenERP :

OpenERP is considered as one of the most downloaded and installed Open source ERP solution worldwide, OpenERP Version 7 the recent release and upgrade by OpenERP has been implemented by many businesses from SME’s to Big organization, from Manufacturing to trading & services industries and so on. . .

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At GlobalTeckz we offer you with end to end OpenERP implementations & integration services specifically to eCommerce industry with best of our consultations. We have helped many Clients across the globe with successful OpenERP implementations.

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