As we have written many times, 50% of large scale implementations end up over budget and well behind the original proposed implementation schedules. Typically, we have always identified investment in several areas: hardware, operating software, third-party software, professional services and applications licenses. In order to plan initial new system implementation budgets for large scale order management system and enterprise resource planning systems (ERP), it’s prudent to go well beyond these categories of expense and engage in broader based planning and due diligence.Read More >
It is a daunting task to decide what order management system (OMS) or Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) system is the right one for your business. Now there are even more options with ERP systems, as there are many Value Added Resellers (VARs) for the same ERP system. Why are there so many VARs for the same system, and how do you make a decision on which VAR to use?