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Sage 50 Peachtree Hosting on a Cloud Desktop

Peachtree Accounting is now known as Sage 50 Accounting (U.S.). The software giant Sage group acquired Peachtree, and the accounting software was rebranded as Sage 50 (U.S.) in year 2012. Due to its simple setup and ease-of-use, Sage 50 remains a popular software perfectly suited for the needs of accountants. Apps4Rent can help you move your Sage 50 implementation to our Cloud Desktop, which is easily accessed from anywhere with an internet connection. 

User Friendly

Works just like your physical desktop

Get the same experience as using Sage 50 on your physical desktop. We are unique in offering our customers a choice of Windows 7, 8, or 10 look-and-feel on their Cloud Desktop.

Accessible anywhere on all popular devices

Access Sage 50 from your home, office, or even on-the-go from Mac, PC, Chromebooks, Linux, Android, and iOS devices. Keep your accounts up-to-date from everywhere!

Supports all versions of Sage 50

We support hosting of all Sage 50 Peachtree versions including Sage 50c Pro, Sage 50c Premier, and Sage 50c Quantum. Bring your own licenses.

Works with all local devices

Need to print to a local printer from your Sage 50 on cloud? You can easily connect your printer and other external devices such as scanners, storage, and multiple monitors.

Safe, Secure, Reliable

Get Sage 50 with 99.9% uptime

You want your Sage 50 in the cloud available when you need it. That's why, you get Sage 50 with 99.9% uptime, the same service level guaranteed by Microsoft for Office 365.

Data backup on a daily basis

Your data on the Cloud Desktop has daily data backup, something small business otherwise fail to do on their own, leaving them vulnerable in case of hardware or software failure.

Includes Windows Defender and firewall

The customer data can be at risk of hackers, malware, and viruses. Our Cloud Desktops are protected by a best-of-the-breed firewall and anti-virus software Windows Defender.

Based in top-tier data centers

Our cloud infrastructure is based in SSAE 16 certified data centers in New York City and New Jersey, meeting the security standards of top banks and financial institutions.

Flexible as per Requirements

Add/subtract users as per your needs

With time, your business requirements change. We have very flexible plans that are designed according to your requirements. Upgrade users, storage, RAM, vCPUs at any point in your subscription.

No lengthy contracts. Pay monthly

We do not tie our customers with lengthy contracts. We adopt a 'pay-as-you-go' model which means you pay monthly. It includes free setup and comes with a 15-Day Money Back Guarantee.

Add third-party apps on same desktop

In addition to Sage 50 software, you can add several third-party Windows applications on your Cloud Desktop. Your Cloud Desktop comes pre-installed with many free applications and tools.

24/7/365 expert support

If you face any technical problems on Cloud Desktop related to Sage 50, contact us 24/7/365 via chat, email or phone. We respond within 15 minutes with a quick resolution thereafter.

Inclusive of All the Features

Pre-installed free applications and tools

Your Cloud Desktop has pre-installed free applications: IE, Firefox, Chrome, Windows Media Player, Adobe Acrobat Reader, Remote Desktop, MS Paint, Notepad, Notes, Open Office.

Apps that integrate with Sage 50

Install your own software subscriptions that integrate with your Sage 50: Expensify, Myddleware, Zynk. Unlike other competitors, we do not charge anything extra for additional applications.

Office 365 ProPlus available

Office 365 ProPlus includes Word, PowerPoint, Excel, Outlook, OneNote, Publisher, Access, Skype for Business, 1 TB space/user on OneDrive for Business. Get Office 365 ProPlus at $13/user/month.

Secure data connection with SSL

Your data connection is safe with "Secure Sockets Layer" (SSL) certification. Whenever you connect to our Cloud Desktop with Sage 50, all your details are encrypted in a safe environment.

Quality Service at Low Price

Competitive prices in the market

We have always been known in the industry for high quality service at low prices. Our mission is to proliferate the cloud business among the masses, and our low pricing reflects just that.

Experienced player in Sage 50 hosting

Since a decade, we have hosted accounting and tax applications such as Sage 50 Peachtree, QuickBooks, Lacerte and Drake on our Cloud Desktop. We truly understand the needs of accountants.

Microsoft-certified CSP

We are a Microsoft-certified Tier-1 Cloud Solution Provider with Gold certification. Our key team members have worked for Microsoft in the past. Therefore, we know the cloud business very well.

Over 10,000 customers served

We have served over 10,000 customers, including all kinds of businesses, over the last 15 years across more than 90 countries. We are not just any other cloud hosting company, we are Apps4Rent.

Serving Over 10,000 Businesses in More Than 90 Countries

Sage 50 Peachtree on Cloud in 3 Easy Steps:


Select the Right Plan

Based on the number of users, buy the recommended plan from the table below.


Add Users During Signup

During signup, request us for add-on users


Install Sage 50

Once your virtual desktop is ready, install specific Sage 50 and other applications
you need.

Users Recommended Plan Add-on Users Total RAM vCPUs Total Disk Space Total Monthly Price Buy Now
1 Dedicated Bronze 0 2 GB 2 40 GB $24.95
2 Dedicated Silver 1 4+1 GB 2 65 GB $54.95
3 Dedicated Silver 2 4+2 GB 2 65 GB $69.95
4 Dedicated Silver 3 4+3 GB 2 65 GB $84.95
5 Dedicated Silver 4 4+4 GB 2 65 GB $99.95
6 Dedicated Gold 5 8+5 GB 4 100 GB $149.95
7 Dedicated Gold 6 8+6 GB 4 100 GB $164.95
8 Dedicated Gold 7 8+7 GB 4 100 GB $179.95
9 Dedicated Gold 8 8+8 GB 4 100 GB $194.95
10 Dedicated Gold 9 8+9 GB 4 100 GB $209.95

Why Apps4Rent as Your Hosting Partner for Sage 50 Peachtree?

There are many cloud providers which offer Sage 50 hosting services, but only a few can claim our following achievements:

  • We have served over 10,000 businesses - from small and medium businesses to Fortune 500 companies.
  • We have over 14 years of experience in Cloud hosting business, including accounting applications such as all Sage products and QuickBooks; business applications such as Office 365, and cloud infrastructure such as virtual desktops, servers, and private cloud.
  • We have Microsoft Gold Certification in Small & Midmarket Cloud Solutions, and Application Development. We also have Microsoft Silver Certification in Collaboration and Content.
  • We are a Tier-1 Microsoft Cloud Solution Provider for Office 365 and Azure.
  • We provide superb 24/7 support by chat, email, and phone.

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs):

1. What is difference between Peachtree Accounting and Sage 50 Accounting?

Peachtree Accounting is now known as Sage 50 Accounting (U.S.). Simply Accounting is renamed as Sage 50 (Canadian) The other country-specific versions (Australia, UK, Middle East) are simply known as Sage 50 suffixed by the country name viz. Sage 50 Accounting (UK), Sage 50 Accounting (Australia), Sage 50 Accounting (Middle East). The functionalities of the Peachtree software remain the same.

2. Why Peachtree Accounting was renamed to Sage 50 Accounting (U.S.)?

This was done to unify all the accounting products by Sage group under one name. This helps the company to streamline the delivery and support to its users. The naming conventions will take some time to catch on, but if you have used Peachtree Accounting, it's now Sage 50 (U.S.).

3. Is the current Sage 50c cloud version of the software? If yes, then why should I host it from Apps4Rent?

Sage 50c is not necessarily the cloud version because it isn’t fully in the cloud. It is more of a hybrid model that integrates between the traditional desktop version with few features of anywhere accessibility. Even with that, Apps4Rent offers a better deal in terms of pricing, hosting and access to all the features of a desktop version. You can get everything you want at much better price.

4. Do I need to bring own license for Sage 50?

Yes. You bring your own Sage 50 licenses and we will set it up on our Cloud Desktop.

5. Can I switch my Sage 50 version according to my requirements?

Yes. As your needs and requirements change, you can switch your Sage 50 versions. Every version comes with its specific conditions. Contact our team for any questions on the same.

6. How does getting the Sage 50 on your Cloud Desktop help my business?

Being able to access your Sage 50 and other installed software applications from anywhere anytime is the biggest advantage of Cloud Desktop. Cloud hosting is also budget-friendly and hassle-free in the long run. You can access Sage 50 from any device be it Mac, Windows, Android or iOS devices, or Chromebooks. Your data is safe and backed up regularly, your applications are available 24/7, and our team is protecting your infrastructure 24/7.

7. Is my crucial business data secure with Apps4Rent? Will there be a backup of my data?

Apps4Rent truly understands the cruciality of your data. Our cloud infrastructure is based in SSAE-certified top-tier data centers that meets highest security standards. We have Windows Defender and firewall in place to protect your data. We also abide by the GDPR policy. Also, we have daily data backups.

8. Is it easy to migrate my Sage 50 software on cloud?

It is easy to migrate an on-premise installation of Sage 50 software to the cloud. Take a backup of your Sage 50 company files from within the Sage 50 Desktop. Then install your desktop Sage 50 version to the Cloud Desktop as you would do on a physical desktop. Finally, restore your data from the backup onto the Cloud Desktop.

9. Can I opt for cloud services if my internet connection is poor?

Yes. We have cutting-edge technology that allows you and your users to negate any major disturbances. Even for poor internet connections, we provide best services that help you access the cloud effectively.

10. Who provides support – Sage or Apps4Rent?

For Sage Support, our team will work like your internal IT team. However, our support staff will not be able to help customers with issues related to the accounting functionality itself. For Sage-related issues, you will have to work with Sage Support and forums. Anything related to cloud IT infrastructure, Apps4Rent is always available.

11. Can multiple users access same Sage 50 desktop software?

Yes. Multiple users can simultaneously use the same Sage 50 software on one Cloud Desktop. For multiple users, you need to have the appropriate Cloud Desktop plan, and multi-user Sage licenses. Each user gets his own desktop environment with dedicated and shared space. Account administrators can control access to applications for individual users.

12. What is Apps4Rent's experience in hosting Sage 50?

Yes. We have many satisfied customers using our Cloud Desktop for Sage 50 (earlier called Peachtree and Simply Accounting). In addition to it, we have small business accounting and tax applications such as QuickBooks, Peachtree/Sage, and Drake on our cloud infrastructure for more than 10 years now.

13. Is there any contract period for Sage 50 Hosting?

No. We do not like to tie our customers with any lengthy contracts. You are billed monthly.

14. What are the software solutions that I get free over the hosted platform?

IE, Firefox, Chrome, Windows Media Player, Adobe Acrobat Reader, Remote Desktop, MS Paint, Notepad, Notes, Open Office are some of the pre-installed software that come free with our Cloud Desktop.

15. Why should I choose Apps4Rent over other Sage 50 Hosting companies?

Apart from our impeccable cloud-based services and round-the-clock support, we claim to have the lowest prices in the market. Our mission is to provide highest quality service at the lowest possible price. We also offer 15-day money back guarantee. With more than decade of experience, Apps4Rent is an established name in the industry with more than 10,000 customers Fortune 500 companies, small and medium businesses, non-profits and government agencies across more than 90 countries.

16. I am interested in Apps4Rent's Sage 50 hosting services. I want to proceed. What do I need to do?

You can click on the "Buy Now" button above and you will be shown the step to proceed further. Do not hesitate to contact our support desk if you have any questions. Thank you for choosing Apps4Rent.

 Fred, Accountant, Jacksonville, Florida

"In case of any technical issue, Apps4Rent’s turnaround time has been fantastic. Just a simple phone call and I’ve got solution every single time. Their team is quite skilled, and they resolve all your issues in no time. For me, they are the best cloud hosting service out there."

Karl, Senior Manager, Allentown, Pennsylvania 

"There is no doubt about the fact that Apps4Rent has been the best vendor for us. Their expertise, agile response, huge industry experience and attractive price points make them stand out of the rest. Go with Apps4Rent as your cloud hosting partner, you won’t regret."