Gartner Research

Transforming ERP to Postmodern ERP Primer for 2016

Published: 11 January 2016

ID: G00292984

Analyst(s): Carol Hardcastle


In Gartner's 2016 CIO Survey, ERP ranks fourth in CIOs' top priorities. Enterprises must plan their transformation from the traditional ERP world to the postmodern ERP era. Our 2016 research will support CIOs and ERP leaders from strategy, through implementation and ongoing operation.

Table Of Contents



  • Top Challenges and How Gartner Can Help
    • What is postmodern ERP and how should we adapt our strategies to meet it?
    • What are the major trends for ERP applications and how should we select the right solutions for our enterprise?
    • How can we ensure that our investments in postmodern ERP solutions deliver measurable value that justifies the cost and effort to implement?
    • What are the best practices to implement postmodern ERP solutions — and to do so faster and more cost-effectively?
    • How should we support and govern ERP after implementation to continue to meet fast-changing business needs?

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  • Suggested First Steps
  • Essential Reading
  • Tools and Toolkits

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