Infor ERP SyteLine at 25: At the Center of ERP History
Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) software is the primary tool manufacturing companies use to plan and schedule the resources needed for successful day-to-day operations.
During the last 30 years, ERP has gone from being a system that only large manufacturing companies had the capabilities to implement, to a system that now includes smaller companies and areas outside of manufacturing, such as distribution, retail, government, and healthcare.
Infor ERP SyteLine turned 25 in July 2011. This white paper looks at the history of ERP and also at one of the pioneering ERP systems and how both have matured over the years.