Are Business Processes and Apps Really Linked in Your ERP System?

The ERP holy grail of seamless, integrated business functions achieving their full potential has been elusive, for sure. According to a Gartner report, a whopping 75% of ERP implementations fail to achieve their objectives, due in large part to how they start off and the outcomes stakeholders think they will achieve. While I think those […]

Avanade’s Managed Services Achieve Significant Business Value

This is a guest blog post by David Tapper, Program Vice President, Outsourcing Services Research, IDC. The topic of managed services is hot right now. Why? Because the ultimate goal of managed services is to gain new capabilities from the managed services provider that buyers can use in their own organizations to innovate new products […]