SAN MATEO, Calif., Sept. 18, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- NetSuite Inc. (NYSE: N), the industry's leading provider of cloud-based financials / ERP and omnichannel commerce software suites, today announced a webinar titled "Cloud ERP Strategies to Drive Global Growth," to share how leading companies are using cloud ERP to accelerate global expansion across new markets and multiple subsidiaries and business divisions.
This webinar, scheduled for Thursday, September 26, will feature insights and analysis from Paul Hamerman, VP and Principal Analyst at Forrester Research, one of the world's foremost experts on how companies are capitalizing on cloud ERP as a catalyst for global growth. Participants will also hear from a NetSuite customer, who will outline how his company implemented the NetSuite OneWorld global business management solution to support the management of subsidiaries and divisions worldwide. To learn more about the webinar and to register, please click here.
Some large enterprises have attempted to consolidate multinational and multi-company financials and operations on a single global instance of on-premise ERP, such as SAP or Oracle, only to struggle with lengthy deployments, exorbitant costs and ongoing difficulties with maintenance, inflexibility and integration. Other enterprises, daunted by the cost and complexity of single-instance global ERP, have labored on with the status quo of spreadsheets and manual work to manage and reconcile finances across a distributed business environment, sacrificing opportunities for greater business visibility, unified governance and growth. In the past several years, innovative enterprises have turned to a two-tier model for global ERP, deploying a cloud solution across subsidiaries and divisions that rolls up to on-premise ERP systems like SAP or Oracle at headquarters. NetSuite customers that have successfully deployed NetSuite to manage their global subsidiaries include Qualcomm, Land O'Lakes, Olympus and the IEEE, who deployed NetSuite as part of a two-tier strategy to: