Publisher: Butterworth-Heinemann, 2003, 183 pages
Keywords: Enterprise Resource Planning
The ERP implementation cycle is characterized by complexity, uncertainty and a long time-scale. It is about people and issues that affect the business — it is a multi-disciplinary effort.
This book will provide you with the practical information you will need in relation to the many issues and events within the implementation cycle. After reading this book you will be fully equipped and alerted to what is involved in an ERP implementation.
ERP (Enterprise Resource Planning) can be described as an integrated enterprise-wide information system. As well as handling many of the transactions found within a business, it has the potential for meeting many of the information requirements of busy personnel. If used in the right hands, it may provide the business with a competitive edge.
Much can go wrong during implementation since there are many issues to deal with. From the content of this book you will gain an understanding of what can go wrong — you will be prepared in advance, and will be equipped to take preventive steps to smooth the progress of the implementation.
This must be read! An excellent as well as very well written book from an expert in the field that manages to convey information.