Integration in ERP environments: rhetoric, realities and organisational possibilities

Light, BA ORCID: and Wagner, E 2006, 'Integration in ERP environments: rhetoric, realities and organisational possibilities' , New Technology, Work and Employment, 21 (3) , pp. 215-228.

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Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) packages are said to enable integration when the standard inscription is adhered to through software configuration. A social shaping perspective expands conceptualisations of ERP packages, enabling a view of them as configurational technologies. Thus, ERP integration is opened up and the integration through standardisation thesis is challenged.

Item Type: Article
Themes: Subjects / Themes > H Social Sciences > HF Commerce > HF5001 Business
Subjects / Themes > Q Science > QA Mathematics > QA075 Electronic computers. Computer science > QA076 Computer software
Subjects outside of the University Themes
Schools: Schools > School of Arts & Media
Schools > School of Arts & Media > Arts, Media and Communication Research Centre
Journal or Publication Title: New Technology, Work and Employment
Publisher: Blackwell Publishing
Refereed: Yes
ISSN: 02681072
Depositing User: H Kenna
Date Deposited: 05 Jan 2009 09:11
Last Modified: 27 Aug 2021 22:03

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