Surviving Enterprise Systems: Adaptive Strategies for Managing Your Largest IT Investments

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Surviving Enterprise Systems: Adaptive Strategies for Managing Your Largest IT Investments

Executive Summary
Posted March 31, 2001 in Business Technology & Digital Transformation Strategies


Enterprise systems are very large computer systems that promise to replace major chunks of a company's applications infrastructure with an off-the-shelf, third-party package. In the early- to mid-1990s, they were primarily enterprise resource planning (ERP) systems that focused on integrating the back-office, transaction-based subsystems required to run modern companies.