Organizations Can Maximize Value by Working Underutilized Enterprise Applications Harder

In a low capital expenditure climate, organizations need to know how to unlock the financial and intellectual value hidden in existing assets, Butler Group report argues

London — July 21, 2009 — When capital is in short supply, the pressure to optimize existing resources and assets intensifies. In the IT space, enterprise applications such as enterprise resource planning (ERP) and customer relationship management (CRM) are prime targets.

A new report by European IT research and advisory organization Butler Group points to the strategic importance of these applications in terms of running businesses efficiently and effectively, and how changes in the way they are architected, delivered, and used are altering the entire application value proposition and lifecycle.