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total savings since both hardware and software components of an ERP implementation (those elements which are addressed by the on-demand concept) are increasingly smaller elements of the overall costs. For example, in the mid 1990s, in a moderately sized business, a single Unix server that supported a 100-user environment cost from $300,000 to $500,000. Today, a server with similar capacity costs less than $100,000. Additionally, software that previously cost $6,000 to $8,000 per user now costs between