MetalForming's ERP Update: Supply Chain Management Software, xTuple

Last week's blog from Consultant George Trudell, Ultra Consultants, describes five critical success factors to help ensure a successful ERP-project launch. Writes Trudell:

"An ERP system represents a major investment in capital expenses and resources. Given the magnitude of both direct and indirect costs (software, training, implementation and services), companies expend a good amount of time understanding and negotiating costs and the selection team narrows vendors to a short list… the following factors make up the final determination: vendor background, technology platform and implementation/service."