Enterprise ERP reaches for the cloud

Benefits outweigh risks for big companies seeking flexibility, scalability.

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While small and midsized businesses have led the way in migrating their ERP applications to the cloud, enterprises have been lagging behind.

And there’s one very good reason for enterprises not plunging ahead with SaaS ERP -- it’s hard.

ERP systems at large companies are vast, complicated, and deeply entrenched in an organization's infrastructure. ERP is so integral to an organization that the time, expense and disruption a move to the cloud might entail has discouraged IT managers from undertaking the task.

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