Deploying a world-class beverage ERP solution in a two-tier strategy
A new trend is evolving in enterprise resource planning (ERP). It’s the concept of two-tier ERP, and it has become a growing area of discussion in corporate finance and information technology (IT) departments.
Done well, it promises to finally attain the global visibility, standardisation, and efficiency we all imagined large-scale ERP would bring back before those systems proved too complex, costly, and slow to deploy. What is a two-tier ERP, and when is it right?
A two-tier ERP model, comprising a cloud system and on-premise ERP offers four principal benefits:
- Lower capital and ongoing IT costs
- Greater operational efficiency and visibility
- Increased speed and flexibility
- Support for regulatory and geographic requirements