Point to be noted that the term ERP was drafted by Gartner in 1990. Material requirements planning and manufacturing resource planning systems were its predecessors. ERP Software systems elevate invisible interdepartmental communication and allow every user to maintain information using a single source. Earlier ERPs were designed with a heavy focus on large enterprises with a huge budget for IT investments. They are still catering for small to medium-sized businesses to further expand the market share. There are typically 2 parties involved in the ERP implementation in the manufacturing industry. The first entity provides implementation services and the other procures them after working together in order to successfully get the entire benefits of ERP system.