Συστήματα διαχείρισης επιχειρησιακών πόρων - ERP και το Softοne ERP
Enterprise resource planning systems - ERP and Softοne ERP
Ζωγράφου, Αλεξάνδρα – Μαρία
The purpose of this thesis is the theoretical approach of Enterprise Resource Planning Systems (ERP) and the practical approach of their use in enterprises by presenting Softone application. The implementation of Enterprise Resource Planning Systems (ERP) is based primarily on information technologies. The fact that information technologies are constantly evolving, has an impact on the continuing increase in the use and development of Enterprise Resource Planning Systems (ERP) at global level, making them an essential tool for any business operation. Firstly, the historical overview of ERP systems, the characteristics and the processes of them and the incentives for their implementation are presented. Then the benefits and “traps” on the application and implementation of ERP systems are analyzed. Subsequently, is presented the process of selecting an ERP system and implementation phases are analyzed. Having completed the theoretical approach of ERP systems, the practical approach is followed according to which, firstly is made a reference to SoftOne and software Soft1 and after that is presented in detail the use of the Softone application (user’s manual). The practical approach is completed with the presentation of operating scenarios on the application, so as to highlight the importance of use of an ERP system by any business. Actually, ERP systems simulate the commercial management of a company, which has to do with the organization and carrying out activities of the company. ERP systems are related to the market execution processes, sales and maintenance records. These processes are examined in terms of their integration into a computerized system. Finally, some conclusions are listed on the Enterprise Resource Planning Systems (ERP) and the use of Softone ERP, which arise from the overall analysis of the thesis.