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Cloud ERP Updates: Oracle Partner Cast

January 24th, 2019

Cloud ERP Updates: Oracle Partner Cast

Oracle hosted an Oracle Partner Network (OPN) webcast yesterday with some exciting updates to Oracle Cloud ERP and EPM.

Market Highlights include:

  • ERP SaaS market will reach $23.8 Billion in 2018 for 17% CAGR since 2013 (IDC); ERP includes accounting & finance, procurement, supply chain, and HR
  • Accounting and Finance was ~25% of the ERP market in 2016 (BCC Research)
  • Procurement Market (full Source-to-Pay) is growing rapidly with total revenues of $7.9 Billion in 2017 for 13% CAGR (Forrester)
  • Mid-size companies are expected to make up the majority of cloud customers
  • Oracle has around 10,000 E-Business Suite customers, of wich over half are mid-size
  • Organizations are reducing their TCO by over 50% and increasing their ROI by 3.2 when moving to Oracle Cloud

Industry Trends & Challenges you should know:

  • 81% say staying current on technology is a top benefit of ERP Cloud (ERP Trends)
  • Average age of ERP systems nearing 20 years (ERP Trends)
  • Average lifespan of an ERP system is from 10-20 years (e2bteknologies)
  • ERP performing more routine, core processing typically done in Excel (CIO.com)
  • Compliance with SOX, GDPR, etc. becoming more critical for ERP (CIO.com)

Oracle Cloud ERP Benefits:

  • Simultaneously access real-time financial data & automate processes
  • Improve cash inflows and manage cash positions across the enterprise
  • Reduce transaction processing costs, data entry errors, and delays
  • Comply with global accounting standards, legislative, & industry requirements
  • Modernize, simplify, and accelerate project planning and execution
  • Improve collaboration and productivity among project teams and managers
  • Realize maximum savings and simplify purchasing with self-service procurement
  • Standardize and streamline sourcing negotiations and contract creation
  • Ensure contract compliance by monitoring for standard language deviations

Want an introduction to Oracle Cloud ERP? Join our next webinar, “Streamline & Simplify: An Intro to Oracle Cloud Financials” on February 19th. Register Here.

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