Content courtesy of Connected Enterprise, a blog by Epicor
According to this research gathered by Epicor’s Social Media Team, the growing adoption of cloud computing will be the primary source of increasing IT productivity for the next decade. In particular, software-as-a-service (SaaS) will simplify the implementation and usage of enterprise resource planning (ERP) solutions.
“Highly integrated software applications that process the most sensitive business data, such as ERP, are the lantern-bearers of SaaS adoption today,” says Forrester analyst Holger Kisker.
The blog post also lists an overview of specific advantages SaaS-based solutions will deliver to small and mid-sized manufacturers and distributors.