MS Office as new ERP GUI

Analysts and bloggers have commented on the Duet project between SAP and Microsoft to make Microsoft’s Office the graphical user interface (GUI) for SAP’s ERP apps.

The move to make Office the new GUI for ERP apps has been given a further impetus by SYSPRO who have announced SYSPRO Office Integration.

Below are two screen shots, showing how you can call up the ERP in Windows Vista, and insert a field or a table.

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3 thoughts on “MS Office as new ERP GUI

  1. I can go one waaaaaay better. Check out what Craig Cmehil did with Zoho in about a week. Contrast that to the 2-years of development SAP has put into something that’s not really getting traction – aka Duet. (do a Google search)

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