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Use Gartner's Pace-Layered Application Strategy to Clean Up ERP During Upgrades and Consolidation

Published: 27 June 2017

ID: G00331657

Analyst(s): Bill Swanton


Application leaders struggling to control costs of ERP systems of record can adopt our Pace-Layered Application Strategy to reduce customization that drives up costs and reduces agility. Remediating customizations as systems of differentiation during upgrades or consolidations can clean up the mess.

Table Of Contents
  • Key Challenges



  • Reduce Costs With Less-Intrusive Customization Techniques
  • Use Gartner's Pace-Layered Application Strategy to Identify Differentiating Customizations
  • Isolate Differentiating Customizations to Reduce Costs and Improve Agility

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