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Considerations for Postmodern ERP Solutions' Requirements Gathering

Published: 06 October 2016

ID: G00299802

Analyst(s): Denise Ganly


Organizations often become stuck in an endless loop of requirements gathering or gloss over the need for this step altogether. CIOs and business leaders should use this research to understand how to better manage this important effort.

Table Of Contents


  • ERP Requirements Considerations
  • Requirements-Gathering Guidelines
    • Applying Pace Layering to Requirements Definition
    • How Pace Layering Affects Requirements Gathering
    • Multiple Business/Process Models
    • Industry Needs
    • Innovation Speed
    • Alternatives to Requirements
    • Vendor Demonstrations

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