Summary: This article attempts to unfold how mobile ERP started gaining prominence in the modern-day business operations. None can deny the ever-growing impact of mobile technology on the lives of people. The use of mobile applications has grown exponentially in the business ecosystem too.
Most businesses irrespective of their sizes are exploring out new ways to streamline their everyday operation and simplify all the routine tasks. Technology is constantly evolving in the landscape of business, introducing new devices, software applications, mobile applications or operating systems, all that will help in automating tasks. As ERP (Enterprise Resources Planning) software became integral for businesses, developers started experimenting to introduce mobile ERP technology applications to provide the maximum ease and flexibility to the employees and management which eventually empowers them to execute tasks remotely with the greatest efficiency. So, how do mobile ERP applications gained precedence in the business landscapes is worth finding out.While the rise in the demand for mobile ERP solutions in businesses premises provided employees within the organisation with access to the data of the company on the go, they could literally:Manage quotes and orders from anywhere/ on the run without even being present in the organisationRecieve any reports of Business Intelligence on their mobile devicesTrack the status of inventory anytime from any locationFully access customer history, contracts and deal details, and other databases on the goFollowing points elaborate further how mobile ERP solutions can prove as a overwhelming support in business operations. Employees get the power to execute tasks at their fingertipsThere is no doubt regarding the possession of smartphones in today’s mobile-centric world. Thus, almost all employees own that and implementing the application of mobile ERP for the business purpose is a lot easier.
In fact, with no indications of the decelerating influence of mobiles or portable devices, it can be well predicted that mobile usage, personally as well as for businesses will increase manifold in the future years. When implemented, every employee will handle their part of the job, handle data and even find solutions, all at their fingertips after integration of mobile ERP. Mobile ERP is unbelievably cost-friendlyMobile solutions of ERO being found highly cost-effective, businesses are gearing up for a major transition from a desktop based entrepreneurial applications to mobile ERPs. Mobile-based ERP solutions allow the employees to manage tasks, database, supply chain activities, customer services, and everything else just like the legacy ERP system. The only difference is in their accessibility. Mobile ERP provides the access to real-time dataWith the use of mobile ERP, now anyone can collect, retrieve and use real-time data from any location and that too 24×7.
This was a rare scenario in case of generic ERP systems. Employees can not only access data but can also update them. Real-time access to the all relevant business data ensures efficient decision-making and helps businesses to stay on the top.
Benefits of Business Intelligence can be deployed with a finger tapWith a mobile ERP solution, the marketing or sales executive of a company can attain competitive advantages. It updates them about the ongoing market trends, predictive scenarios and customer preferences, allowing them to streamline their functions. This helps businesses to have an improved visibility of the supply chain and prepare their stocks accordingly. Concluding thoughtsWhile ERP software systems became predominantly important for businesses to earn scalability and efficiency, a mobile ERP can serve the same purposes but with more convenience i.e. on-the-go accessibility. Owing to its cost-effective development and easy deployment, most businesses are going to adopt mobile ERP solution to provide more flexibility and ease to their employees and let them perform their role remotely with optimum efficiency. Author bio:.
.is an expert Odoo functional consultant who works for Envertis, a pioneered ERP solutions development company in Australia. . Being the official Odoo partner, it leverages Odoo framework to deliver best-in-class ERP solutions complying with the specific needs of businesses.