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Market Share Analysis: Vertical-Specific Software, Worldwide, 2013

Published: 15 April 2014

ID: G00260954

Analyst(s): Kenneth Brant, Jennifer Mazzucca


Benefiting from an improving economy, vertical-specific software grew 4.2% worldwide, with healthcare, banking and education leading the pack in terms of growth. VSS growth was spurred on by overall economic growth and government regulations.

Table Of Contents

Market Share Data

Overall Market Segment Performance Analysis

Top Vendors Analyzed

  • Dassault Systemes Continues to Earn Big Dividends From PLM Diversification
  • Autodesk Shows Cross-Industry Value in CAD Software
  • Siemens Experiences Transition During a Regulatory Environment
  • Synopsys Maintains Momentum
  • Cadence Design Systems Grow Most Rapidly as Demand for Electronic Design Intensifies
  • Cerner Benefits From Mobility and Strong Focus on Inorganic Growth
  • Mentor Graphics Builds on a Focus for Advanced Solutions
  • PTC Forges Ahead With Acquisitions and Growth in PLM and Service Life Cycle Management

Other Notable Vendors

  • Epic Continues to Drive Product Success and Develop During Healthcare Transformation
  • Tyler Technologies Creates Value in Predefined Implementations and Local Government Focus

Mergers and Acquisitions

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