All we had to do was purchase the software and several licenses and see how we liked it. We could do the implementation ourselves, at our pace. Overall, xTuple gave us alternatives that no other vendor could.
So what are the differences between the various Editions anyway?
Here is an explanation of how we manage all three products simultaneously, and a detailed comparison of PostBooks, Standard, and Manufacturing Editions of xTuple ERP.
May 20-24: Setup, Configuration & Operation
July 16: Accounting for Non-Accountants