Resource View Theory Analysis of SAP as a Source of Competitive Advantage for Firms

@article{Pereira1999ResourceVT,
  title={Resource View Theory Analysis of SAP as a Source of Competitive Advantage for Firms},
  author={Rex Eugene Pereira},
  journal={DATA BASE},
  year={1999},
  volume={30},
  pages={38-46}
}
This paper uses resource view theory to determine the means by which SAP technology could provide a sustainable competitive advantage to firms which have successfully implemented the SAP system. Resource view theory suggests that resources which are durable, not easily replicable, and imperfectly mobile can be effectively leveraged by the firm in order to achieve a sustainable competitive advantage over its competitors.The analysis which is presented in this paper suggests that the effective… CONTINUE READING

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