Over the last few years the market has seen a plethora of fixed-scope and fixed-price applications, pre-packaged vertical solutions with industry templates, limited education and training, implementation tools, attractive support programs and hosting services with catchy names, all aimed at making it faster, simpler and cheaper for enterprises well under $500 million to use them. Is this approach good or bad for the user?
scm solution implementations
scalability, supply chain management (SCM), customer relationship management (CRM), e-commerce, and distributed computing environments. And they have to accomplish these endeavors with less (or completely without) IT staff and a much more limited budget compared to their bigger counterparts. For these reasons, the fast-path ERP vendors' offerings for smaller enterprises have generally had only a limited success. To understand many of the minus issues, we must first read the fine print on the fast-path