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Gartner Magic Quadrant for Warehouse Management Systems


While WMS applications are approaching functional parity, vendor innovation continues making these solutions more usable, adaptive, smarter and better able to orchestrate end-to-end logistics processes.

Published: 21 January 2016

ID: G00271023

Analyst(s): Dwight Klappich

Table Of Contents

Market Definition/Description

  • Gartner's Viewpoint of the WMS Market Continues to Evolve and Has Changed During the Past Year
  • Supply Chain Execution Convergence
  • Deployment Model
  • Global Go-to-Market
  • User Experience
  • Warehouse Environment
  • Small and Midsize Business WMS
  • Extreme Verticalization
  • Zero-Modification Implementations

Magic Quadrant

  • Vendor Strengths and Cautions
    • HighJump
    • Infor
    • JDA Software
    • LogFire
    • Made4net
    • Manhattan Associates
    • Oracle
    • Reply
    • SAP
    • Softeon
    • Synergy Logistics
    • Tecsys
  • 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

Gartner Recommended Reading

  • Ability to Execute
  • Completeness of Vision

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