It is an integrated software information system, which takes care of the planning and management of all the resources in a company – planning, budgeting and control in the field of manufacturing, supplies, sales, storage, resources, projects and accounting. It aims at covering all business unites and processes in the lifecycle of a company.
The integrated system is a system where the information is entered only once and without any additional processing (real-time) is reflected in all its modules and subsystems, whereby becoming accessible for all users.
The ERP replaces traditional accounting, storage, marketing and similar information systems, by combining them in a single, unified application, divided into interlinked modules according to the separate sectors in a company. Its main purpose is to automate management and accountability practices.
The majority of systems of this kind allow for the implementation of separate modules, which cover one or more business processes.