Gartner Research

ERP’s Emerging Fourth Era — Moving Beyond Postmodern ERP

Published: 05 April 2019

ID: G00383503

Analyst(s): Mike Guay, Paul Saunders, Denise Ganly, Tim Faith

Summary

ERP is not what it used to be. A fourth era is emerging as postmodern ERP evolves into a necessary foundation that supports changing methods of delivering enterprise business capabilities. CIOs must learn how ERP is evolving, or miss opportunities to optimize value and business outcomes.

Table Of Contents

Analysis

  • The First Three Eras of ERP
    • The Fourth Era of ERP
    • The New Normal — the Hallmarks of EBC
    • Business Value Remains the Goal of ERP

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