ERP tech has come a long way – but people hold it back
The real benefit of ERP is that it helps people to be more efficient at controlling and monitoring costs, says Gerrit Olivier, CEO of About IT.
Six sure signs your ERP project will fail
ERP projects require the collaborative effort of the client’s shareholders, senior executives, managers and employees as well as the implementation partner’s people, says Gerrit Olivier, founder and CEO of About IT.
To unlock the value of ERP, set it up right
Correctly scoping an ERP project beforehand helps improve deployment success and subsequent adoption, ensuring real value is realised.
Companies neglect ERP skills at their peril
Training can often be overlooked in the rush to rollout an ERP system quickly, while tight budgets add to the overall skills dilemma.
Selecting the right partner is vital to ERP success
Ensuring the ERP solution has the backing of skilled and experienced implementation, maintenance and support teams, is a crucial aspect sometimes overlooked.
Why ERP projects fail faster than ever under lockdown
The speed at which companies found they must transform saw many take the first opportunity to upgrade to a cloud ERP solution.
People are the most important aspect of digital transformation
Digital transformation is a human thing. It’s an evolutionary step in the context of the businesses that employ us, says Gerrit Olivier, founder and CEO of About IT.
Tenders destroy ERP – this is how you avoid the mistake
KPIs for any requests for information should focus on depth and quality of the consulting partner’s discovery process, says Gerrit Olivier, founder and CEO of About IT.
The best way to save your ERP project
A successful ERP implementation hinges on clean, accurate and reliable data, says Gerrit Olivier, founder and CEO of About IT.
How SMEs get their money's worth from cloud ERP
Getting the right technologies is an important step, but using them effectively means opening our thinking to new ways of running our businesses, says Gerrit Olivier, founder and CEO of About IT.
About IT portal to upskill professionals during lockdown
The new About IT Academy portal offers training programmes on cloud ERP and data analytics for IT professionals during the lockdown and beyond.