ERP Blog chronicaling the experiences, surprises, discoveries, lessons learned and insight garnered by a ERP software implementer. About This Blog I make my livelihood by helping clients select, implement and optimize ERP software systems. This blog is a collection of my experiences, surprises, discoveries, insight and advice. I'm enthusiastically grateful to others who choose to share their experiences for the benefit of all blog readers. My career, passion and evolution transcend the ERP software industry. As a consultant, I've made a career in providing direction, coaching and advice for ERP software selection projects, implementation projects and post-implementation optimization engagements. I'm a complete enthusiast for this industry and this blog is one of my outlets to harvest and channel my enthusiasm with other like minded professionals. My ERP upbringing is largely in conjunction with the last three ERP software platform advancements. Like a number of readers on this site, I cut my teeth with the host-based processing ERP systems that operated primarily on mainframes and then later on midrange boxes (primarily the AS/400). Find mo reinformation on the site!
ERP stands for Enterprise Resource Planning. ERP is a way to integrate the data and processes of an organization into one single system. Usually ERP systems will have many components including hardware and software, in order to achieve integration, most ERP systems use a unified database to store data for various functions found throughout the organization.
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