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Chapter 9, Problem 1DQ
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Identify and briefly discuss five challenges to the successful implementation of an enterprise system. Provide several tips to overcome these challenges.

Program Plan Intro

Enterprise system:

  • Enterprise system is the central system to all organizations.
  • It guarantees that information can be shared through all business functions and through all levels of management to maintain the running and managing of a business.
  • An enterprise system is important to individuals and all size organizations.

Explanation of Solution

Five challenges for the successful implementation of an enterprise system:

Cost and disruption of upgrades:

  • Most of the companies using other systems should be combined with the enterprise system such as e-commerce process, financial study programs and other applications.
    • Integration of various systems increase time and complexity for the implementation of an enterprise system.

Cost and long implementation lead time:

  • The average cost of ERP implementation is $5.5 million with an average development period of objective over 14 months.

Difficulty in managing change:

  • Companies must totally change to the enterprise work process...
Program Plan Intro

Enterprise system:

  • Enterprise system is the central system to all organizations.
  • It guarantees that information can be shared through all business functions and through all levels of management to maintain the running and managing of a business.
  • An enterprise system is important to individuals and all size organizations.

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