Gartner Research

First Steps in Applying Agile and DevOps to ERP Support

Published: 18 February 2019

ID: G00380180

Analyst(s): Mike West, Tim Faith

Summary

A top priority for CIOs is the adoption of agile practices and frameworks, along with DevOps tools, to accelerate product delivery. For CIOs of teams supporting on-premises or cloud ERP, successful adoption of agile practices relies on healthy collaboration between business and IT.

Table Of Contents
  • Key Challenges

Introduction

Analysis

  • Start Building Agile ERP Skills by Creating an Agile Team (or Teams) to Support a Single MVBP in Your ERP Solution
    • What Is a Minimum Viable Business Process?
  • Minimize the Time Needed to Develop Agile Support for ERP by Enlisting a Coach to Train You and Your Team on a Suitable Agile Framework
  • Accelerate the Collaboration With Business Partners by Adopting Agile Product Management Practices for ERP Support
    • What Is Product Management as Applied to Packaged Applications Like ERP?

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