Paths to Success Using ERP

This infographic by SAP and Algorithm offers a fun and interactive way of dispelling common misconceived notions about ERP system implementation. It uses a simple flowchart that begins with common reasons why an organization wouldn’t implement ERP and then provides empirical evidence to dispel each notion. For example, you may think that ERP is too complex of a system to implement at your organization, however as you follow the “pathway of reason,” you find out that 44% of organizations consider SaaS ERP to be easy to implement.

If you think that ERP is too costly, you’ll find out that ERP systems can save you money — organizations using ERP have a 91% customer retention rate.





Marissa Hart is the Lead Author & Editor of ERPeople. ERPeople is a blog focused on all Enterprise Resource Planning business management platforms. ERP can be used by a company to collect, store, manage, and interpret data from many business activities, including: Product planning, cost, manufacturing or service delivery, marketing, and sales.