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Market Share Analysis: Vertical-Specific Software, Worldwide, 2012

Published: 07 May 2013

ID: G00249712

Analyst(s): Kenneth Brant, Christine Arcaris


Despite weak economic conditions, the vertical-specific software market grew 3% worldwide, with vendors in key fast-growing verticals like manufacturing and healthcare seeing significantly stronger growth.

Table Of Contents

Market Share Data

Overall Market Segment Performance Analysis

Top Vendors Analyzed

  • Dassault Systemes Continues to Earn Big Dividends From PLM Diversification
  • Siemens Benefits From Vision and Solutions for "Digital Manufacturing"
  • Cadence Design Systems Grows Most Rapidly as Demand for Electronic Design Intensifies
  • Cerner Experiences High Growth by Taking a Bold Step to Build Out Global Sales
  • Mentor Graphics Captures Share Amid Rising Competition for Hardware Platform Dominance
  • PTC Proves It Can Perform in Software Markets Beyond CAD/CAM/CAE
  • Ansys Growth From Value-Added Service and Acquisition
  • Epic Has an Excellent Track Record for Software Development and Predictable Implementations

Other Notable Vendors

  • Guidewire Upsells to Current Customers and Relies on Long-Term Contracts
  • Tyler Drives Revenue From a Singular Focus on Target Market

Mergers and Acquisitions

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