Migrating packaged, off-the-shelf software applications creates complexities that must be carefully managed. The success of any application migration is greatly influenced by properly planning, provisioning access, and managing users. But upgrading or migrating to new applications creates challenges for IT teams that are focused on maintaining existing infrastructure.
The choice to upgrade to the latest software
is an easy decision because it usually improves workflows that streamline business processes and enhances productivity and mobility. Budgets, licensing terms, and projected organizational productivity improvements are often the primary considerations for deciding when to migrate business applications.