In any organization, data warehousing is important as it provides complete information regarding the enterprise’s decision-making procedures. Below are the key benefits of the data warehousing in relation to the ERP: First, a data warehouse is capable of providing full information regarding the organization. Therefore, it helps decision-makers in coming up with the correct decisions.
With the aid of the ERP, they are able to improve on important organizational management tools. Again, a Datawarehouse with the help of the ERP system keeps the institution information a common place. However, this enables the staff to retrieve information from the system easily and faster. Also, the ERP stores the information in multi sources and thus chances of it being lost are minimized.
The implementation of data in a data warehouse is sourced from several ERP sources and the stores in common system. How, through the ERP, each department within the institution is capable of producing accurate information easily and with confidence.
However, data warehousing is sometimes faced with challenges when implemented in ERP system. It takes a lot of time to collect together all the information in an organization since the ERP stores them in multiple sources. Also, it is takes a tedious manual process of getting access to data, gathering it together and finally writing a report.