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Enterprise Resource Planning

What is Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP)?

This paper provides a quick overview of enterprise resource planning (ERP) – what is ERP? why is ERP important? Does ERP enhance business performance? How long does it take to implement ERP in the enterprise? How to fit ERP into current business processes? What is the cost of an ERP implementation? What are the hidden costs? What is the outcome and how to measure it? Why do ERP projects fail? How to organize an ERP implementation for success? Good Discussion!