Gartner Research

Transforming ERP to Postmodern ERP Primer for 2017

Published: 03 January 2017

ID: G00318570

Analyst(s): Pat Phelan


To support changing business needs, enterprises must plan their transformation from traditional ERP to the postmodern ERP era. Our 2017 research will support CIOs and application leaders responsible for ERP as they work on strategy, through implementation, and ongoing operation.

Table Of Contents



  • Top Challenges and How Gartner Can Help
    • What is postmodern ERP and how should enterprises adapt their strategies to meet it?
    • What are the major trends for ERP applications and how should enterprises select the right solutions for their business?
    • How can enterprises ensure that 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 enterprises support and govern ERP after implementation to continue meeting fast-changing business needs?
    • What ERP fundamentals, strategies and best practices can IT leaders leverage across the enterprise's packaged application portfolio?

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