ERP: An Overview - Benefits of ERP - ERP and Related Technologies - Business Process Reengineering (BPR).

Data Warehousing - Data Mining - On-line Analytical Processing (OLAP) - Supply Chain Management.

ERP Implementation - ERP Implementation Lifecycle - Implementation Methodology - Vendors, Consultants and Users - Contracts with Vendors, Consultants and Employees - Project Management and Monitoring.

Business Modules in an ERP Package - ERP Market - ERP-Present and Future - Turbo Charge the ERP System.

Enterprise Integration Applications (EIA) - ERP and E-Commerce - ERP and Internet - Future Directions in ERP.


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