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Running head: COLONY NURSERY AND LANDSCAPING: ENTERPRISE RESOURCE PLANNING 1 Colony Nursery and Landscaping: Enterprise Resource Planning Student’s Name Institutional Affiliation
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COLONY NURSERY AND LANDSCAPING: ENTERPRISE RESOURCE PLANNING 2 Colony Nursery and Landscaping: Enterprise Resource Planning The establishment of an effective enterprise resource planning (ERP) software at Colony Nursery and Landscaping Company can enable the business to automate most of its back-office functions that are related to technology, human resource, accounting, and services, which can make it solve its information silo problem. Currently, the company is unable to implement an award system program that rewards customers with points whenever they make purchases in its stores due to the inability of its information management systems to communicate with each other. Accordingly, the establishment of an ERP will enable Colony Nursery and Landscaping Company to coordinate its back-office services, which will allow it to enhance the quality of its services. Information silo is one of the main hindrances to organizations corporate performances. An information silo occurs when an information management system is unable to communicate with other information management systems. This problem happens because of the vertical design of communication in this system, which makes it difficult for the system to work with unrelated programs. Often, an information silo results in various problems such as the creation of
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