Tangible and intangible benefits of ERP system

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What are the tangible and intangible benefits of ERP system

Tangible benefits are those measured in monetary terms and intangible benefits cannot be measured in monetary terms but they do have a very significant business impact.

ERP offers two options for making payments. Firstly, the cheque feature allows you to print a cheque for a vendor immediately, but not against a specific bill, which is comparable to the bill centric payment cycle found in accounts payable.

It is possible for you to verify the transaction by attaching a support document. And secondly, it is possible for you to record and post cheque you write through a chequebook. The system can also smoothly handle the transfer of funds from one cash account to another.

Tangible benefits:

Improves the productivity of process and personnel

Lowering the cost of products and services purchased

Paper and postage cost reductions

Inventory reduction

Lead time reduction

Reduced stock obsolescence

Faster product / service look-up and ordering saving time and money

Automated ordering and payment, lowering payment processing and paper costs
Intangible benefits:

Increases organizational transparency and responsibility

Accurate and faster access to data for timely decisions

Can reach more vendors, producing more competitive bids ;
Improved customer response
Saves enormous time and effort in data entry ;
More controls thereby lowering the risk of mis-utilization of resources
Facilitates strategic planning
Uniform reporting according to global standards

To say in short, ERP systems integrate all business management functions, including planning, inventory/materials management, engineering, order processing, manufacturing, purchasing, accounting and finance, human resources, and more.

ERP software programs are being developed and updated all the time. There are different types of ERP software brands available in the market, but companies must choose the right ERP system to suit their needs. India's leading web-based ERP solution provider eresource ERP even offer mobile capabilities so that you can always have a finger on the pulse of your business activities.

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The year 2003 saw the birth of a new Information Technology firm, eresource Infotech. A young and dynamic Sudheer Nair founded the company armed with a handful of talented and dedicated hardcore professionals, who have made their stamp in their respective fields in the Information Technology.In a short span of 6 years, since stepping to the information technology arena, with the aim of contributing dedicated services in the ERP field, today eresource ERP has become a name to reckon with.

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This article was published on 2011/04/25