Gartner Research

Forecast Overview: Supply Chain Management, Worldwide, 2015 Update

Published: 02 November 2015

ID: G00279346

Analyst(s): C. Klappich, Chad Eschinger

Summary

Modernization investments for supply chain applications align with business goals to improve decision making, efficiencies and customer engagement. Enhanced decision making, supply chain visibility, scalability and flexibility are key drivers of growth opportunities.

Table Of Contents
  • Overview
  • Companion Documents

Market Description

  • No Significant Business Goal Changes for Supply Chain
  • Business and Technology Maturity Drives Budget Spend
  • SCM Market Defined

Foundational Assumptions

Market Model or Methodology

  • Forecast Components
    • On-Premises Forecast
    • SaaS Forecast
    • Subscription/Hosted Forecast
    • OSS Forecast
    • SCM Revenue Forecast
  • Negotiated Factors
    • Price and Maintenance
  • Demand-Side Influencing Factors
    • Company and Unit Adoption
    • Purchase Style
    • Functional Expansion
    • Unit Expansion
    • Replacement
    • Buyer Behavior
    • Macroeconomic and Regulatory Factors
  • Supply-Side Influencing Factors
    • Hardware and Software Technology Innovation
    • Technology Roadmaps
    • Product Design and Pricing

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