Independent Liquor Group finally calls time on 42 year-old OpenVMS ERP

Resisting licensing shakedowns disguised as upgrades from the likes of SAP, Oracle and Microsoft has long been a stock-in-trade for seasoned CIOs.

But Australia might just have a new national champion for ERP asset sweating.

After 42 years – yes forty two, no typo – cooperative wholesaler Independent Liquor Group has finally drained the bottle on its existing hand-cut custom ERP platform.

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