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Systems can easily multiply in extremely large organizations like the Monsanto Company, leaving a hodgepodge of products for IT to manage. Through its "one company, one process, one system" plan, The St. Louis-based manufacturer has made SAP the system of record for its worldwide operations. In this podcast, Mark Jordan, director of global ERP for Monsanto, discusses the company's SAP implementation, including tips and best practices, how the company measures ROI, and how it develops its ERP roadmap to stay on top of upcoming issues.
Monsanto won the Americas' SAP Users' Group (ASUG)'s Impact Award for large enterprises. Every year, ASUG issues awards to companies that use SAP in particularly innovative ways. This year, ASUG gave out awards in three categories: small-to-medium enterprise, public sector, and large enterprise. In this podcast series, SearchSAP.com interviews representatives from each award winner to see how their SAP implementations save money, make their employees' jobs easier, and boost efficiency.
Standardizing on SAP, Monsanto's Roadmap
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SAP NetWeaver: Special Report: Despite SAP's NetWeaver push, some companies are still holding back on taking the upgrade plunge. This SearchSAP.com Special Report looks at important NetWeaver topics such as making use of SOA and what it means for SAP jobs.
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SAP helps Houston with a problem: When Houston, the fourth-largest U.S. city, replaced a legacy system with mySAP ERP, a unique project management structure made its implementation a success.