By Jack Payne, VP, Product Management & Solutions Consulting
When beginning your quest to purchase an Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) solution, building a case for the cost benefit should be priority. However, focusing on all of the bells and whistles of a new ERP often overshadows looking at an actual cost benefit and understanding the overall value you are getting with your ERP.
ERP enables you to automate the tasks involved in performing your business process and gives you insight into all of the aspects of your plant. ERP is an expensive investment but it’s important to understand the cost benefits of a full solution.