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A lean perspective on ERP

A strategic, tactical and operational approach to ERP implementation helps companies rationalize customization. An Infosys expert blogs on the optimal approach to an Oracle ERP implementation program.

Plain vanilla packages and adoption of best practices across the implementation cycle are imperative for ERP; however, effective techniques for a lean implementation depend on the business-IT context.

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Go lean: Oracle ERP implementation –Part II

Our expert examines why companies develop custom code for ERP solutions, and proposes best practices to minimize customization.

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Go lean: Oracle ERP implementation – Part III

Companies must adopt operational measures across the ERP execution cycle to minimize customization and reduce the total cost of ownership (TCO).

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Our Expert

Nikhil Kumar

Nikhil Kumar, Principal Consultant, Enterprise Services – Oracle Practice (ESOR), Infosys

Nikhil has more than 14 years of experience in IT management and business consulting. He has led large Oracle Applications R12/11i implementation programs, multi-country rollouts, and upgrade projects across industries. He is involved in ERP product evaluation, program health check audits, go-live readiness assessment, solution consulting, and strategic IT advisory assignments. Nikhil is an Oracle Certified Professional consultant for E-Business Suite Financial Management 11i. He can be reached at

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