Gartner Research

Assess Your Readiness to Proceed With an ERP Initiative

Published: 11 February 2014

ID: G00261436

Analyst(s): Carol Hardcastle

Summary

Many organizations embark upon an ERP initiative without understanding what it means for their organization and their business. IT leaders, together with business managers, should conduct an assessment to determine whether or not the organization is ready to proceed with an ERP initiative.

Table Of Contents
  • Key Challenges

Introduction

Analysis

  • Conduct a Thorough Assessment of Your Organization's Readiness to Embark Upon and Execute an ERP Initiative
  • Build a Plan to Ensure Areas That Require Attention Are Addressed
  • Use the Assessment Process and Outcomes to Secure Active, Informed Business Ownership and Ensure a Robust ERP Strategy

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