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Hype Cycle for Postmodern ERP, 2017

Published: 20 July 2017

ID: G00314132

Analyst(s): Nigel Montgomery , Denise Ganly


As we move deeper into the postmodern ERP era, CIOs must address the realities of implementing a postmodern ERP strategy — the focus of this Hype Cycle. Such a strategy has the potential to deliver improved business value, but also to spin dangerously out of control if not managed appropriately.

Table Of Contents


  • What You Need to Know
  • The Hype Cycle
  • The Priority Matrix
  • Off the Hype Cycle
  • On the Rise
    • Postmodern ERP Blockchain
    • Artificial Intelligence in Postmodern ERP
    • Predictive Analytics and Postmodern ERP
    • Cloud MDM Hub Services
    • Infonomics
    • Cloud ERP for Manufacturing
    • Cloud ERP for the Public Sector
    • IoT-Enabled ERP
    • Third-Party Support for ERP
  • At the Peak
    • Cloud Services Brokerage for Postmodern ERP
    • ERP and Agile Methodologies
    • ERP UX
    • Multienterprise MDM
    • Application Integration for Postmodern ERP
    • IMC-Enabled Packaged ERP and F/SCPM Applications
  • Sliding Into the Trough
    • Cloud Management Platforms
    • Cloudstreams
  • Climbing the Slope
    • Public Cloud SaaS Administrative ERP
  • Appendixes
    • Hype Cycle Phases, Benefit Ratings and Maturity Levels

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