Enterprise Information Systems of new Generation
In the today's rapidly changing competitive business environment, only flexible and dynamically developing companies are able to meet competition, companies that have managed to reduce costs and improve business efficiency through the introduction of advanced information technologies (IT). The use of information technologies is an essential component of a company's strategy to succeed in a rapidly changing world. Contemporary information technologies make it possible for companies to create information systems for effective communication and mutual understanding among staff members, as well as to support the decision making process at all levels of management. In the future the solutions in the sphere of information technologies, should allow uniting people, information and business processes into an integrated information system as a single complex of technological solutions more effectively. This paper aims at considering the new concept of EIS: transition from traditional internal business process management optimization to the Enterprise Information System which is opened for the all business partners operating in common business interests. Also the main goal of this work is determination of the main tendencies of enterprise information systems development.The paper contains the examples and analysis of the current practices of Enterprise Information Systems (EIS) development and implementation in Russian companies. It is the research based on study and analyzing the contemporary business solutions of the enterprise application software market leaders and the author‘s own experience.