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MES Market Rides Perfect Storm Through $1B Barrier

Published: 17 June 2005

ID: G00184169

Analyst(s): Alison Smith, Simon Jacobson , Colin Masson


Compliance initiatives and ERP maturity have combined to create a "perfect storm" for the MES market, increasing revenue from MES applications and services from $705M in 2001 to an estimated $1.06B in 2004. Pent-up demand in Aerospace and Defense, global brand management in CPG, and warranty cost containment in Automotive are key drivers for growth.

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