Forrester: Cloud ERP Makes Sense for Mid-Size Businesses

More and more mid-sized businesses are looking beyond on-premises software to Software-as-a-Service (SaaS) applications. But those who have never ventured into SaaS territory have concerns about data security and integration of new applications with existing systems.

Despite these fears, a new study from Forrester Research finds that businesses plan to double the number of SaaS applications they use, from an average of three applications in 2012 to seven applications in 2014. And with good reason.

Download this report to learn about the issues facing many small- and medium-sized business owners that Cloud ERP is designed to address, including:

  • Lowering the overall cost of on-premises applications, a problem faced by 52% of respondents
  • Improving user access to applications, which 41% of respondents say is a priority
  • Incorporating the ability to access ERP from any browser or device, features 56% of respondents rated as their number one priority