Expensive, time-consuming, complex… are words which normally spring to mind when businesses contemplate upgrading their software, and it’s for this reason that so many companies put up with cumbersome legacy systems for way longer than they should.
A new report by Ernst and Young, forecasts a range of problems for Australian institutions if they stick with their outdated model.
Universities down under have a fairly traditional approach to Higher Education, with the standard model being one of a broad based teaching and research institution, ‘supported by a large asset base and a large, predominantly in-house back office’.
In order to manage budgeting in UK Government, the NAO (National Audit Office) believes that there must be enough information made available about the cost benefit of resource spending, in order to know where money is being spent. And this is something that the Treasury is neglecting.
Yesterday saw our team in Sweden celebrate an ERP contract with their government that has spanned two decades. And ahead of the pack, for the nineties, the team ran and has continued to run, the several hundred government organisations in the cloud, on a single Agresso instance.