Gartner Research

Best Practices for Accelerating ERP Adoption

Published: 12 March 2014

ID: G00262131

Analyst(s): Mike Guay , Pat Phelan


The benefits an organization plans to realize from a new ERP system will not materialize until users have embraced and are productive with the new applications and processes. ERP leaders should accelerate ERP adoption and productivity by following the best practices outlined in this research.

Table Of Contents
  • Key Challenges



  • Improve Training Effectiveness by Conducting Reinforcement Training Three to Four Weeks After Go-Live
  • Deploy a Roving Support Team During the First Few Weeks After Go-Live
  • Make Sure Everyone Understands "What's In It For Me"
  • Demonstrate Progress So Users Can See That Issues Are Being Resolved

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