A response to trends in the open source software market comes this time from relative newcomer provider xTuple. This vendor’s footprint isn’t entirely in the open source door, however, with OpenMFG, its commercially licensed solution with an open source infrastructure.
goods or retail manufacturers (dental, beauty epoxies, post-surgical garments, etc.). One particular functionality that makes xTuple applicable to various, seemingly unrelated industries is breeder BOM (also known as inverted BOM, or reverse BOM elsewhere in the industry), which manages coproducts and byproducts. While this need is obvious in food industries (see Fatal Flaws and Technology Choices ), it is also applicable for some electronics manufacturers and metal centers. For instance, printed circuit