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PROGRAM MASTER OF BUSINESS ADMINISTRATION (MBA)
SEMESTER IV
SUBJECT CODE & NAME MI0038- ENTERPRISE RESOURCE PLANNING
1 Define Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP). Briefly explain the major benefits of an ERP
system.
Define ERP
Explain any 8 major benefits of an ERP system
Answer: ERP is an integrated information system that controls and integrates all the business
functions of an enterprise. According to Nah and Lau (2001), ERP is a packaged business
software system that
2 Explain ERP selection process
Explaining ERP selection process
Answer: The ERP selection process is an important step for the future growth of any
manufacturing or distribution organisation. ERP selection process has helped numerous
manufacturers and distributors to find the software provider and solution that best meets their
organisations unique business software requirements. The actual process of evaluating and
selecting an
3 Explain the various Roles of MIS. Explain decision support system (DSS) and its
advantages and disadvantages.
4 roles of MIS
Define Decision Support System
Advantages and disadvantages of DSS

Answer: Role of MIS


Deal with business complexities: The business environment is changing constantly with
continuous advancement in technology. These changes have increased the complexity of
different business functions. For example, to gain hold in the market, most organisations
have
4 Explain the role of manufacturing and production planning module of an ERP system.
Briefly explain the sub-modules of the manufacturing module.
Explain the role of manufacturing and production planning module of an ERP system
Explain any 8 sub-modules of the manufacturing module
Answer: Functionalities of production module: Some of the basic functionalities are:
Production order control.
Production order planning.
5 Write short notes on
a. Sub-modules of CRM
b. Features of human resource management module
a. Explaining the 3 sub-modules of CRM
b. Listing at least 4 features
Answer: a) Sub-modules of CRM
Marketing module: The functionalities of marketing module of CRM comprises short
term execution of marketing related activities and long term planning within a company.
It also helps in activities like campaign management, lead management, and planning.
Marketing module enables your company to run marketing campaigns using different
6 Define the role of vendors and consultants in ERP implementation.
Define vendor and role of vendors in ERP implementation
Define consultant and the role of consultants in ERP implementation
Answer: Nowadays, the ERP market is facing stiff competition due to increasing number of
vendors. These vendors strive hard to fulfil the needs of customers by providing unique and
innovative ERP

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