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Gartner Magic Quadrant for Single-Instance ERP for Product-Centric Midmarket Companies


This Magic Quadrant focuses on ERP systems that support a single-instance strategy for multientity midmarket and upper-midmarket companies. Leading systems have started to execute on a strategy that addresses the Nexus of Forces: cloud, analytical, mobile and social.

Published: 11 September 2013

ID: G00249530

Analyst(s): Christian Hestermann , Nigel Montgomery, Chris Pang

Table Of Contents

Market Definition/Description

  • Alternative Scenarios to Single-Instance ERP

Magic Quadrant

  • Vendor Strengths and Cautions
    • Epicor ERP
    • IFS Applications
    • Infor LN
    • Infor M3
    • Microsoft Dynamics AX
    • Oracle E-Business Suite
    • Oracle JD Edwards EnterpriseOne
    • QAD Enterprise Applications
    • Sage ERP X3
    • SAP Business All-in-One
  • Vendors Added and Dropped
    • Added
    • Dropped

Inclusion and Exclusion Criteria

Evaluation Criteria

  • Ability to Execute
  • Completeness of Vision
  • Quadrant Descriptions
    • Leaders
    • Challengers
    • Visionaries
    • Niche Players


Market Overview

  • Cloud and ERP
  • Mobility
  • Analytics
  • Social
  • User Centricity
  • Devolution of ERP
  • Four ERP Systems Are Currently Classified as Leaders and Visionaries

Recommended Reading

  • Ability to Execute
  • Completeness of Vision

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