Enterprise resource planning. These are individual business functions and processes that are combined into one integrated single platform that make up the application software suite. By providing various functionalities through amalgamation of several business functions, a common application interface is used, and the software features and functions are part of one software solution. The integrated suite allows for the application, database, and one platform, and the interface is provided by one vendor. This flexibility simplifies usage and decreases administrative operations, thereby saving the company money.