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Implementing new software into your company’s core businesses processes is a painful procedure. Technically challenged readers might well find some pain in the pages of this book, but the agony is no fault of the author. The topic at hand, integrating new software applications packages with current systems, is one of the most complex and difficult challenges in all of business. recommends that you take your medicine like a man (or a woman) and read this comprehensive guide to meshing new software with your old business. You are sure to benefit from its practical strategies and management techniques, as will your company.

In this summary, you will learn

  • The challenges that companies face implementing complex software applications packages;
  • Methods and techniques to speed your company’s implementation process, and
  • Factors to consider when choosing a software application package for your company.

About the Author

Murrell G. Shields is a Director in the Management Solutions & Services practice at Deloitte & Touche. He has more than 20 years of experience in the planning, requirements definition, selection and implementation of computer systems for manufacturing, retailing, insurance and distribution companies.



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