Gartner Research

Tutorial for ERP Systems and Accounts Payable Invoice Automation

Published: 11 December 2008

ID: G00163476

Analyst(s): Nigel Rayner

Summary

ERP systems have long provided comprehensive procure-to-pay functionality, yet many organizations still use best-of-breed specialists for AP invoice automation. Organizations need to understand the strengths and weaknesses of ERP suites to identify the right approach to AP invoice automation.

Table Of Contents
  • Overview
  • Context
  • Analysis
    • Strengths of ERP Suites for AP Invoice Automation
    • Challenges and Reasons Why AP Invoice Automation Specialists Have a Role
    • ERP Vendors Aren't Standing Still
  • Key Facts

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