The ability to streainliiie cross-functionalbusiness processes and make mailagerial decisions integratiug inultiple perspectivcs of iui ciiterprise has become iiicreasingly the core competency at which many companies are aiming. This panel will survey the iiifonnation technology for coordinating the complex array of decision and business processes in today's enterprises. Inform;itioii Technology has played an important role in the effort to make organizations more productive. With the capability of computcr software, hardware, and network communication growing rapidly, the technological hottleiieck has gradually shifted from end-user computing to enterprise integration and inter-organizational coordination.