Gartner Research

How to Choose a System Integrator for Hybrid ERP

Published: 10 March 2014

ID: G00261447

Analyst(s): Carol Hardcastle, Terri-Lynn Thayer , Pat Phelan


IT procurement professionals must look beyond on-premises ERP capabilities when selecting a system integrator for hybrid ERP initiatives. Buyers must assess the SI services needed and determine which firms are likely to meet the enterprise's requirements.

Table Of Contents
  • Key Challenges



  • Identify the Skills, Roles and Services You Want an SI to Bring to the Hybrid ERP Project; Then Seek Out the Firms That Excel in Those Areas
    • Boutique Firms
    • The ERP Application Vendor (ISV) or CSP
    • Management Consultants
    • Staff Augmentation Firms
  • Use Multiple Implementation Service Firms to Achieve the Breadth of Expertise Required for Hybrid ERP

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