When a sure thing goes awry: Implementing an Enterprise System at IST Ltd by ProQuest

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									Management Dynamics Volume 17 No. 2, 2008                                                                               27




When a sure thing goes awry:
Implementing an Enterprise System at IST
Ltd.
Louise Whittaker*
Claire Beswick
Graduate School of Business Administration,
University of the Witwatersrand




ABSTRACT                                                        INTRODUCTION

An Enterprise System (ES) is a type of information              The implementation of an Enterprise System (ES) is
technology system that integrates all necessary business        known to be a challenging endeavour. Very often it is
functions in an organisation into a single integrated system    undertaken with the intention of improving integration, co-
with a single shared databas
								
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