What is ERP & why does my company need it? You’ve heard of ERP software but aren’t sure what it means and why you might need it. This White Paper looks at what an ERP is, and considers the following: When do you need an ERP? What can ERP handle? What are the benefits that result from implementing ERP? As well, we provide a list of key questions to ask ERP vendors when doing your research for new business software for your equipment company.