Customers choosing ERP software finally have a range of modern options to consider - with the important exception of software pricing and licensing

"ERP applications are finally starting to live up to the hype that was started over two decades ago. Streamlined, efficient, and interconnected business management solutions are a reality now, as so many of yesterday's obstacles have been removed by the technology of today.

Meanwhile, however, the way customers are being charged for their ERP systems remains unchanged. The industry still relies on the same rigid pricing and licensing methods of the past. Let's take a look at the seven components that go into this opaque and torturous calculation:..."

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