Frequently asked questions about Antera and Advance™

Why Antera? Better technology = more profit!

Antera leads the industry in the development of new and unique ways to
collect, display and deliver information to our customers.

We have shared the following frequently asked questions (FAQs) to help you better understand our system.

Q. Can I host the system on my server? I want to control all my information/data.

A. Antera provides Cloud SaaS (Software as a Service) systems that are hosted on best of class AWS Amazon Web Services servers. We do not have the option of local server based deployments, but we can replicate our cloud folder system as a virtual file share and you have the ability to do local backups with the file share technology.

Q. Can the system be customized for my business?

A. Yes. Antera customizes your solution to match the specific requirements and workflow of your business. One of the biggest advantages of our programs is flexibility.

Q. Can I calculate commissions in Advance™?

A. Yes. The system allows for multiple commission rates per salesperson. You can base the rates on gross profit or total revenue. You can also set a minimum profit amount for commission to be earned.

Q. Do you have a wearable matrix to manage apparel sales?

A. Yes. The wearable matrix allows a user to select multiple quantities and sizes at each individual line item for the order.

Q. Do offer an incentives for referrals?

A. Yes. Most of our business comes via word-of-mouth marketing and referrals. We pay a generous commission to individuals or companies that share information on companies that would benefit from our system that result in sales. Please contact us for more information on our Preferred Referral Partner Rewards Program.

Q. Your system integrates with QuickBooks™. We use Peachtree™ because we felt QuickBooks™ was too lightweight for our needs, how do we ensure that works for us?

A. Over the years, QuickBooks has expanded to become a very robust accounting system. We integrate with QuickBooks Online or QuickBooks Enterprise.  We also integrate with Xero and have the ability to integrate with other more robust systems. You will be amazed how easy it is to manage and use.

Q. Can I create my own template for quotes?

A. You can create an unlimited amount of quote templates and assign who has access to them. You can create templates unique to each user, product type or event.

Q. What makes Antera unique?

A. We have the most extensive system in the industry. Besides more modules features and functionality, Antera’s implementation and use of PromoStandards is one of the strongest parts of our system.  Ask to see the way we handle pricing, alternative vendors and products.

Q. How does your pricing work?

A. Antera charges an initial fee for licensing, installation and training and then a recurring monthly fee.  The monthly fee is based upon number of users. However, we use user blocks to eliminate the need to add new licenses every time you add another employee.

Q. Do you have customizable web stores for corporate accounts as well as my own website?

A. Yes. You have the option to use any of our standard web store templates or select one and have it customized to meet you or your clients’ purposes.

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