Major Enterprise Applications
Enterprise applications are specifically designed for the sole purpose of promoting the needs and objectives of the organizations.
The enterprise applications provide business-oriented tools supporting electronic commerce, enterprise communication and collaboration and web-enabled business processes both within a networked enterprise and with its customers and business partners.
Services Provided by the Enterprise Applications
Some of the services provided by these applications are:
Online shopping, billing and payment processing
Interactive product catalogue
Customer relationship management
Manufacturing and other business processes integration
IT services management
Enterprise resource management
Human resource management
Business intelligence management
Business collaboration and security
Basically these applications intend to model the business processes, i.e., how the entire organization works. These tools work by displaying, manipulating and storing large amounts of data and automating the business processes with these data.
Most Commonly Used Enterprise Applications
Multitude of applications comes under the definition of Enterprise Applications. In this section, let us briefly cover the following applications: