People learn best from failure. It drives lessons home like nothing else.
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From: **** [mailto:****]
Sent: April 16, 2013 6:33 PM
Subject: Building a Centralized Architecture
Pursuant to our telephone conversation today, I did some internal research and we are mostly an Oracle ERP,EPM, (back office applications) with Microsoft and Linux OS, and SalesForce as our CRM. Our companies strategy changed to a more centralized vision, mostly because some big IT projects being executed by us the business went really bad.
The following products: finance, procurement, hrms functionalities, were not functioning for days.
Top management reacted and shutdown ... READ MORE