Gartner Research

How to Apply ‘Intelligent’ to Your ERP Strategy

Published: 05 March 2019

ID: G00383584

Analyst(s): Denis Torii , Duy Nguyen


Although ERP vendors are promoting their AI/ML-enabled business software as a means to become intelligent, technology alone cannot make an organization smart. Application leaders should use the five building blocks described herein to achieve a truly intelligent ERP strategy.

Table Of Contents
  • Key Challenges



  • Adopt Gartner’s Five Intelligent Building Blocks Into Your ERP Strategy to Achieve an Adaptive Enterprise Management Approach
    • How to Analyze Market and Industry Trends (B1)
    • How to Identify and Evaluate Business Drivers (B2)
    • How to Adopt a Robust Business Capability Model (B3)
    • How to Evaluate Technology Drivers (B4)
  • Validate Your Vendor’s Plans to Provide AI/ML-Driven Business Decisions
    • How to Lay a Resilient and Robust Foundation for ERP Digital Platform and Data Quality (B5)

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