One of the main advantages of hosting online is the usage of the Odoo software in
a SaaS(Software as a service) model. You need not worry about any maintenance-related
issues and server problems that may arise as it is all taken care of by Odoo itself.
No server charges
There are no server subscription charges as it is being hosted online. All you need
is internet connectivity and the odoo subscription
No server maintenance charges
As there is no server or cloud involved unlike the other two hosting option there
is no need for any maintenance as its all taken care of by Odoo itself
What holds it back?
As all the business will not be operational in a similar way there is the vitality
of customization of the ERP to run the business operations. With the Studio application
available in the platform you will be able to run the customization operations up
to a minimum percentage and the major operations will run as per the standard which
falls under one of the demerits of using the platform
No database access
One of the other demerits of using Odoo online is that you will not be having any
access to the database.
No Database Access