OM0011- ENTERPRISE RESOURCE PLANNING

DRIVE SPRING 2016

PROGRAM MASTER OF BUSINESS ADMINISTRATION (MBA)

SEMESTER III

SUBJECT CODE &

NAME

OM0011- ENTERPRISE RESOURCE PLANNING

 

  1. Write Short notes on the following
  2. Internal Business Functions and External Business Functions
  3. Characteristics of information
  4. Decision Support System (DSS)

 

Answer: a) Internal Business Functions and External Business Functions

Internal Business Functions: Refer to business functions that are performed within an enterprise. For example, sales, production, human resource, etc.

 

External Business

 

 

  1. Explain the concept of Business Process Reengineering (BPR). What are the steps involved in an effective BPR process?

Definition of BPR

Process

 

Answer: Today, the business environment is driven by three Cs: customer, competition, and change. Therefore, organisations are constantly finding out new ways and methods for their business problems. In such a scenario, BPR seems to be an incredible solution for the different

 

 

  1. Explain various Functions of quality management module.

Explain various Functions of quality management module. 10

 

Answer: Functions of quality management module

Although every module of an ERP system shares the responsibility of quality management, the quality

 

 

 

  1. Write Short notes on-
  • Role of ERP in Purchasing
  • Warehouse management
  • Features of ERP inventory management system

 

Answer: Role of ERP in Purchasing

A manufacturing organisation needs to acquire raw materials for producing products. Considering the importance of purchasing, most manufacturing organisations have a separate purchasing department. In any manufacturing organisation, the cost of materials ranges from 50-80 per cent of the product cost. Therefore, the purchasing department should ensure the purchasing of th

 

 

 

  1. Explain the products and technology of SSA (System Software Associates).

Explain the products and technology of SSA (System Software Associates).

 

Answer: SSA uses the CASE technology for developing AS series. This technology provides flexibility to the products of AS series, which further helps customers to modify these products according to their requirements. A new product line of SSA called Main/Tracker enables an

 

6 Write short notes on

  1. Gap Analysis
  2. Reduction of lead time
  3. BAAN company
  4. End users
  5. ERP trends

 

Answer: a) This is the most crucial phase for the success of the ERP implementation. This is the process through which organisations create a complete model of where they are now, and in which direction they want to head in the future. The trick is to design a model which both anticipates