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Independent Software Selection

100% Independent Enterprise Software Selection

Discover a Fresh, Fast-Tracked Approach for selecting your Enterprise Software.

Choosing a new ERP or Enterprise Software for your Organisation doesn’t have to be difficult. SMC is the leading 100% independent resource that IT decision makers across Australia and New Zealand trust to rapidly and impartially evaluate, compare, and select ERP/Enterprise Software and Implementation Partners – saving you time, money and risk.

SMC are passionate about helping you make smarter technology decisions that fit your unique needs and drive the success of your organisation. We leverage a proven methodology that reduces cost and the duration of the process, as well as diminishing the inevitable risk of choosing the wrong software. We do not play favourites, we simply stick to the facts.

Leveraging our unparalleled market and industry knowledge, we can determine a best three short-list for you instantly, saving you money on the Selection for project management, change management and business process management. 

Why is 100% Independent Advice important?

  • We don’t sell ERP/ES solutions but know the market like no one else
  • Vendors don’t pay us for favourable research
  • We don’t take vendor commissions
  • We represent your interest with no conflicts (unlike most consulting firms)

Why do companies choose SMC?

100% independent advisors and consultants since 2006 and clear market leader.

Deep capabilities and large team of ex big 4 global consultants and ERP vendors with extensive track record of success (400+ transformations).

Why SMC Icon

Proven digital transformation model that takes a holistic, business focused approach to minimise risks.

Best practice business process and requirements library + unique evaluation platform for selecting the right enterprise solutions – saving time and frustration.

Flexible engagement options and packages that offer significant ROI – you don’t pay us if we don’t provide value.

Benefits of your Independent Software Selection Project

  • Save you time and effort doing frustrating market research by providing a short-list of vendors and implementation partners based on your objectives and requirements and our experience 
  • Detailed functional fit analysis with system weaknesses highlighted, which vendors would rather you didn’t know about
  • Consensus on the best solution and implementation partner for your unique needs
  • Best possible commercial terms negotiated often saving you more than our Selection fees
  • Fair and reasonable contract avoiding nasty surprises during the implementation
  • Comprehensive, objective due diligence and justification
  • Momentum for the implementation, which is hard to build and easy to lose

Delivering value through a range of flexible engagement options.

DIY Toolkits

Looking to perform your companies Digital Transformation yourself? We offer do-it yourself toolkits developed by our industry experts to help you achieve key milestones throughout your ERP and Digital Transformation.

Key Benefits of DIY Toolkits

  • Developed by experts with a track record of 250+ successful projects
  • Save time and money creating critical project deliverables with our massive, ready to download library of tools, templates and resources.

Guided by SMC

Does your team need some guidance and assistance with your selection and implementation project? We offer guided engagements which are aimed at organisations that want some assistance from world class ERP/ Enterprise Software experts, but don’t need a team of consultants on site.

Key Benefits of Guided Solution

  • Reduce costs with our proven methodology, full array of Toolkits and IP
  • Unlimited access to our team of subject matter experts on the phone or virtually through Zoom.

SMC to lead

Do you want expert advisors and consultants to lead your project and deliver exceptional outcomes? You can trust our team to have the knowledge, skills and tools to deliver on your project.

Key Benefits of SMC Lead Solution

  • Level of engagement depends on your capabilities, capacity, budget and risk appetite.
  • Our approach is tailored to your specific needs, leveraging our proven methodologies and best practice IP.

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What Our Clients Say

"Having executive change support and direction enabled us to see our ERP project as transformational rather than technical. I would highly recommend the People Transformation and Change team at SMC to assist with maximising your return on investment.”

  Chief Operating Officer | Transport and Logistics

" SMC used their extensive market knowledge to get us the best commercial deal possible. Having SMC involved can only result in a win for any business.”

Sonia Chadburn | CFO | NAK HAIR

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