Global ERP ready for prime time

Summary:Companies with regional deployments of ERP systems need to start planning for the inevitable consolidation of their systems according to Bill Swanton, an analyst at AMR Research.

Companies with regional deployments of ERP systems need to start planning for the inevitable consolidation of their systems according to Bill Swanton, an analyst at AMR Research. The technical limitations to centralization are disappearing, so companies are either planning an upgrade path to a single global and shared services instance, or if they're all teed up, a single global instance with

Topics: Enterprise Software

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Christopher Jablonski is a freelance technology writer. Previously, he held research analyst positions in the IT industry and was the manager of marketing editorial at CBS Interactive. He's been contributing to ZDNet since 2003. Christopher received a bachelor's degree in business administration from the University of Illinois at U... Full Bio

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