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Cloud-Based Alternatives Are Changing the Enterprise Asset Management Market

Published: 13 May 2015

ID: G00272976

Analyst(s): Leif Eriksen, Kristian Steenstrup


Cloud-based deployments of EAM systems will increase during the next five years as buyers accept cloud as an option and functional limitations are addressed.

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  • Impacts


Impacts and Recommendations

  • Increasing acceptance of cloud as a deployment option has led to recent growth of EAM deployments in the cloud and expanding choices for buyers
  • The response by large, established EAM vendors to growing demand for cloud-based options has been slow, with some yet to launch their cloud offerings
  • For some EAM users, complex requirements and customization of existing systems are the primary impediments to adoption of cloud-based EAM in the near term

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