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How to Redefine Two-Tier ERP for the Postmodern Era

Published: 24 April 2015

ID: G00276379

Analyst(s): Carol Hardcastle, Nigel Montgomery


The deconstruction of monolithic ERP suites and the need for greater organizational agility and flexibility are driving new strategic options for ERP. CIOs and ERP managers should evaluate tiered approaches in their postmodern ERP strategies that can better support local and corporate needs.

Table Of Contents
  • Key Challenges



  • Evaluate a Tiered Approach in Your ERP Strategy
  • Recognize Different Needs for Speed, Agility, Flexibility and to Support Business Objectives — Don't Force-Fit
  • Don't Get Left Behind — Leverage New Solutions, Services and Deployment Models

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