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Gartner Magic Quadrant for Transportation Management Systems


Securing capacity and improving freight efficiency are strong motivations for investing in a TMS, but the business case remains driven largely by reducing freight costs. Heads of logistics, transportation and supply chain management IT should use this research to understand the TMS marketplace.

Published: 30 March 2016

ID: G00277030

Analyst(s): Bart De Muynck

Table Of Contents

Market Definition/Description

  • Market Size and Vendors
  • Gartner's Viewpoint of the TMS Market
    • Supply Chain Execution (SCE) Convergence
    • Globalization
    • Deployment Model
    • SMB TMS
    • Implementation
  • Key Criteria for 2016 TMS Magic Quadrant

Magic Quadrant

  • Vendor Strengths and Cautions
    • C.H. Robinson (TMC)
    • inet
    • JDA Software
    • Kewill
    • LeanLogistics
    • Manhattan Associates
    • MercuryGate International
    • Oracle
    • SAP
    • Transplace
  • Vendors Added and Dropped
    • Added
    • Dropped
    • Notable Mentions

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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