What are Enterprise Resource Planning & Dealer Management Systems?
Enterprise resource planning (ERP) is an industry term for the broad set of activities that helps a business manage important aspects of its operations.
The information made available through an ERP system provides visibility for key performance indicators (KPIs) required for meeting corporate objectives.
ERP software applications can be used to manage product planning, parts purchasing, inventories, interacting with suppliers, providing customer service, and tracking orders.
ERP can also include application modules for the finance and human resources aspects of a business. An ERP system, typically is integrated or uses a relational database system.
A dealership management system (DMS) or auto dealership management system is a bundled management information system created specifically for automotive industry car dealerships or large equipment manufactures