By opting now for a “best of both worlds strategy,” J.D. Edwards might finally have a formula of getting out of the doldrums it has been in for some time. While maintaining product flexibility, it can now provide its own ‘must have’ applications (e.g. SCM and CRM), and offer, through partnerships, the secondarily important bolt-on’s.
supplier agreement format
together ERP, APS, and Supplier Relationship Management (SRM) with traditional CRM functions, which should enable a customer-oriented, collaborative B2B solution for optimizing a company's planning, marketing, sales, order fulfillment, delivery, and service operations. However, the fact that the company has long been dormant pursuing technology strategies beyond the core ERP, will have far reaching consequences in the company's ability to gain traction in its effort to reverse a downward slide. J.D.