SaaS Eases Supply Chain Pains

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Mary E. Shacklett
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Mary E. Shacklett   10/22/2014 10:44:37 AM
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Some large enterprises are using SaaS when they acquire smaller companies.

They get the smaller companies onto a cloud version of their internal ERP system so that at least the folks in the acquired company can quickly start learning and using a version of their in-house system.

Hailey Lynne McKeefry
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Hailey Lynne McKeefry   10/21/2014 6:26:14 PM
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Especially for small and mid-sized manufacturers, the SaaS platform offers a lot of benefits, including predictable costs and easy scalability most notably. I bet that adoption will be across organizations of all sizes. What do you think?



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