Enterprise Resource Planning is a category of business management software that interconnects the collection and storage of business data to manage and report. The goal of a good ERP system is to provide a real-time view into the core processes of all of your business.
The benefits of a custom enterprise resource planning system is the full and unique interconnectivity it can provide for the various datasets in your business in all facets of your business, manufacturing, sales, purchasing, accounting and more. The importance of this integration is that it facilitates the flow of information between all business functions and maintains outside stakeholder networks.
Here is just a list of examples that an ERP system combines:
Business Resource Tracking
Business Commitment Statues