Unformatted text preview: 71 Epicor 131 11.9 $397,222 $5,366 SAP 409 11.9 $1,276,667 $6,111 Oracle 382 11.5 $1,929,167 $7,361 All Others 175 10.6 $392,241 $5,314 All Mid-Size
Companies 220 11.0 $695,750 $5,523 ERP
Vendor Source: Aberdeen Group, July 2007 Service Costs
Dollars spent on external professional services (including training but not
including software or internal headcount) are a significant portion of the total
ERP investment. Table 5 lists average service costs side-by-side to average
© 2007 Aberdeen Group, Inc.
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040707a The Total Cost of ERP Ownership
in Mid-Size Companies
Page 5 software costs, since very often the ratio of services to software costs is
indicative of both ease of use and ease of implementation. Therefore, the
vendors are listed by this average ratio, in ascending order. Infor customers
have the lowest ratio and typically spend $0.70 for every dollar spent on
software. Average service costs per module implemented is displayed in the
table as well...
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