The inevitable move from traditional, on-premise enterprise resource planning (ERP) systems to cloud-based solutions handled by third-party providers has begun. Studies project that within a decade the majority of large enterprises will run their core ERP systems in a cloud environment. Sourcing professionals need to understand the technical and business benefits and drawbacks of cloud ERP solutions to appropriately structure deals and effectively advise the business during negotiations and implementation of these projects.
Please join Mayer Brown Technology Transactions attorneys Marina Aronchik and Qi Chen as they discuss:
- The benefits and drawbacks of on-premises and cloud ERP solutions
- Contract issues and risks of moving to a cloud-based solution
- Implementation issues of on-premises and cloud systems
- How to prepare for cloud-based ERP adoption