Gartner Research

Establish and Use Guiding Principles to Improve ERP Strategy and Governance

Published: 06 February 2013

ID: G00248192

Analyst(s): Carol Hardcastle


Developing a set of guiding principles for ERP is an effective way for IT leaders to start defining the organization's ERP strategy and can be used by both business and IT to aid governance over ERP.

Table Of Contents
  • Key Challenges



  • Develop a Set of Five to Seven Key Principles, Specific to Both the ERP Strategy and the Organization
  • Test the Principles to Ensure They Are Helpful, Actionable and Consistent
  • Use and Refine the Principles

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