PlanIT Search: Using ERP Solutions To Solve Five Common Organizational Concerns
Enterprise Resource Planning [ERP] may not be a term that’s familiar to all business people, but it’s fast becoming a viable method of solving common organizational concerns. In essence, ERP enables companies to manage all of their functions and data through shared information [usually kept on an accessible LAN.] This makes ERP an ideal answer for companies looking to fix several different types of workplace issues.
Below, we’ve outlined five of the top concerns that can be alleviated [or remedied] through ERP solutions:
Concern 1: Company-wide data isn’t stored in one place.
In many businesses, different departments need to use the same data; however, it may not be instantly available to each person who requires it. Thus, personnel may wind up spending copious amounts of time “hunting” for information in different departments. With ERP solutions, the data is located on a server that can be used by anyone who has been given access.
Concern 2: Data varies from department to department.
Consider this scenario: ABC Company’s sales team …