Running a successful business requires many different processes. You must manage inventory, take part in bookkeeping, ensure customers and employees are satisfied, and focus on manufacturing. Enterprise resource planning software, or ERP, helps streamline many of these into one centralized location, then provides real-time access to those systems and the data they produce. If you are not already using ERP software in your business, you are missing out on many important benefits of this real-time data. Here are five benefits you will start enjoying by implementing ERP software into your business practices.