Modernising the core through a services lens
MANY ORGANISATIONS ARE REORIENTING THEIR BUSINESS CAPABILITIES AND approaching business products, offerings, and processes as a collection of services that can be used both inside and outside organisational boundaries. But doing so means IT may need to revitalise legacy core assets by upgrading to the latest ERP platforms or refactoring ageing custom code.
Though sometimes-daunting undertakings, these and other legacy remediation efforts can help achieve short-term efficiency gains and cost savings, while laying the foundation for broader strategic shifts.
Published: October 2017