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Title: Managing an Enterprise Resource Planning System in a Dynamic Business Environment Steve Savis IT Team Leader, PeopleSoft Project Monsanto Company


1
Managing an Enterprise Resource Planning System
in a Dynamic Business EnvironmentSteve
SavisIT Team Leader, PeopleSoft ProjectMonsanto
Company
2
Enterprise Resource Planning
  • What Is Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP)?
  • The Evolution of ERP
  • ERP at Monsanto
  • Challenges of Managing the ERP System
  • The Future of ERP
  • Questions

3
What Is ERP?
  • multi-module application software that helps
    organization manage its core business
  • product planning, inventory maintenance, supplier
    interaction, order tracking, financial and HR
    management
  • relational database system, client/server
    distributed architecture
  • business process analysis and retraining
  • rich functionality across all areas

4
The Evolution of ERP
  • 1960s Inventory Control
  • 1970s Material Requirement Planning (MRP)
  • 1980s Manufacturing Resources Planning
    (MRP-II)
  • 1990s Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP)

5
ERP at Monsanto
  • PeopleSoft project began in 1991
  • First major company to implement PeopleSoft
  • HR, Payroll, and Benefits
  • Oracle platform
  • Team of 20 developers
  • U.S., Canada, Asia/Pacific, Latin America North

6
ERP at Monsanto
  • U.S. Salaried and Wage Payrolls
  • Center for Employee Services
  • Total Compensation
  • Employee Stock Purchase Plans
  • Position Management
  • EEO/AAP
  • External Vendor Interfaces

7
Challenges of Managing the ERP
  • Application Development
  • Upgrades
  • Globalization
  • Mergers, Acquisitions, and Divestitures
  • Communicating IT Value

8
Application Development
  • Change Control
  • Impact Analysis
  • Testing and Documenting
  • Training and Support
  • Demand Management

9
Upgrades
  • Development Freeze
  • Dealing with Customizations
  • Hardware Requirements of Other Applications
  • Beware of New Features
  • Intrateam Communication
  • Client Commitment

10
Globalization
  • Requirements Definition
  • Language Barriers
  • Data Integrity
  • Client Resistance
  • Follow-the-sun Support

11
Mergers, Acquisitions, and Divestitures
  • Understanding the Business
  • Asking the Right Questions
  • Collecting Data
  • Clarifying Roles and Responsibilities
  • Holding Debriefing Meetings

12
Communicating IT Value
  • Budgetary Crosshairs
  • Quantifying the Benefits
  • Providing Realistic Estimates
  • Linking to New Technology

13
The Future of ERP
  • move from client/server applications to
    Internet-based applications
  • Enterprise applications for the Internet
    economy
  • electronic commerce, sales force customization,
    and customer relationship management software
  • self-service applications Web-based order entry

14
Questions
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