Finance and operations are central to all organisations, but the process of selecting the right solution for your business can be a painful exercise. IT Lab take a flexible approach to ERP system selection to help you navigate through the variety of options and ensure that your shortlist represents the best solutions that meet your technical and budgetary requirements.
Fixed IT strategies are no longer a viable approach in the ever-changing IT environment. IT Lab, therefore, recommends developing IT guiding principles to ensure agile decision making. Whilst our experienced consultants will tailor our approach based on your business, our system selection approach follows the following framework.
We begin with a Needs Assessment, to discover user needs, general functionality requirements and opportunities to drive efficiency through technology. This stage involves:
The second step is a thorough Technical Audit, resulting in a document including high-level technical recommendations to inform your IT roadmap. The areas we audit include:
Next, our Operating Model Review creates a roadmap outlining how and when you should implement technical, process and governance recommendations. We will review your:
We finish with your ERP System Requirements, documenting business and user needs, as well as solution requirements to inform tender development and solution selection. This involves:
If you would like to discuss how our ERP System Selection can help your organisation, get in touch by any of the methods below