Frequently Asked Questions


Why Realtech?

Realtech is an international company with a strong presence in New Zealand and increasingly in the South Pacific. As the SAP Business Partner with the longest history in New Zealand, Realtech is SAP’s largest and leading SAP Business One Partner in the region.

I thought SAP was only for larger companies?

No, SAP is not just for large companies. They offer solutions for large, small or medium sized businesses, which are priced accordingly. SAP Business One has been specifically designed to meet the needs as well as the budget of small to medium sized businesses.

Do I need to have an IT division for SAP Business One?

SAP Business One requires little or no IT expertise and helps reduce some of the traditional overheads associated with IT. SAP Business One integrates seamlessly with the standard Microsoft Windows Platform.

How long does the implementation of SAP Business One take?

SAP Business One can be tailored to your specific needs with a quick implementation. However, Realtech recommend that you allow a timeframe of 6 weeks to 3 months+ to implement the project as this will allow you to focus on the project along with your usual work responsibilities. This time scale is dependent on the size and scope of the project.

Is SAP Business One expensive?

SAP Business One is priced according to the budget of small and medium sized businesses and provides for organisational growth. Prices are user based and take into account the profile structure of an individual user. We are able to offer hosted or on-premise options along with a subscription or perpetual licence model.

Is SAP Business One flexible?

SAP Business One is for businesses with users between 1 and 150+ employees. Its vast configurability enables the software to meet the changing needs of your business as it grows.

Is SAP Business One going to be around in the future?

SAP continues to invest in the long term plan of the on-going development of SAP Business One product. SAP Business One provides solutions for small and medium businesses in accordance with SAP’s overall strategy and continues to be installed worldwide. 

How will I get long-term local support for SAP Business One?

SAP work with partner organisations and do not sell the product direct. Realtech is a Gold Partner of SAP, having earned the highest accreditation status, and are well placed to provide a high level of support to our customers.

Is it possible to access SAP Business One from my mobile phone?

A variety of modules and add-ons are available for iPhone, iPad, Blackberry, and Android mobile devices to enable you to access your SAP Business One. You can access your business data from any location and at any time convenient for you.

How can I find out more about SAP Business One as a potential solution?

You can give us a call on +64 9 308 0900 or send us an email to and one of our consultants will be pleased to get in touch with you. Go to contact us for more information.