TITLE

Planning ahead

AUTHOR(S)
Venables, Mark
PUB. DATE
June 2005
SOURCE
Engineer (00137758);6/27/2005, Vol. 293 Issue 7678, p38
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Explains the values of enterprise resource planning (ERP) as the pressure on information technology departments to cut infrastructure costs while increasing revenue makes application reliability crucial for any business. Possible problems that can arise when implementing additional modules or upgrading ERP systems; Web-based applications; Key criteria to success.
ACCESSION #
17815268

 

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