Gartner Research

Proliferation of Multienterprise Business Process Solutions Offers Many Benefits

Published: 05 February 2013

ID: G00245332

Analyst(s): Bill Swanton , Benoit Lheureux , Deborah Wilson , Paolo Malinverno


Multienterprise business process solutions and value-added B2B networks are proliferating in the B2B commerce landscape. Application managers, directors of e-commerce and other IT leaders can use such solutions to simplify deployment and drive continuous process improvement in B2B projects.

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  • Impacts


Impacts and Recommendations

  • The proliferation of B2B network value-added capabilities will allow companies to benefit from process improvements, not just integration, in their B2B projects
  • New multienterprise business processes offer companies more comprehensive, flexible and easy-to-deploy solutions for implementing complex B2B projects
  • Market consolidation and IPOs will help reduce long-term investment risk for consumers of value-added B2B networks and multienterprise business process solutions

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