As companies grow, they get weighed down by a lot of information siloed in individual systems – finance, accounting, manufacturing, sales and service, and customer relationship management (CRM) among them. Getting these data sets talking with one another effectively is key to operating with the speed, efficiency and individual responsiveness that customers demand in today’s 24/7, always-on economy. Enterprise resource planning (ERP) systems have been developed to accomplish precisely that.
But how can you achieve the benefits of ERP if you are a small to midsize business (SMB) lacking the capital – human and financial – of a larger company? To find out, we spoke to three industry experts on ERP transformation in SMBs. We asked them the questions that midsize business most frequently ask about ERP. This guide summarizes their advice to us.
published by Tribridge