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Market Share Analysis: Vertical-Specific Software, Worldwide, 2015

Published: 27 April 2016

ID: G00300921

Analyst(s): Moutusi Sau , Rika Narisawa


The VSS marketplace reached $122 billion and increased by 6.5% worldwide in 2015. Dassault Systèmes and Siemens were the top vendors by market share among the top 10 vendors. M&A activity has been a driver of inorganic growth for the vendors and market consolidation.

Table Of Contents

Market Share Data

Overall Market Segment Performance Analysis

Top Vendors Analyzed

  • Dassault Systèmes' 3DEXPERIENCE Platform Supports the Company's Growth in Manufacturing
  • Siemens' Strategy for Dual Market Presence Paid Off
  • Cerner Continues to Grow Due to Strong Focus on Organic Growth
  • Synopsys Accelerates the Realization of the Comprehensive Portfolio of "Silicon to Software" Solutions Through Acquisitions
  • Cadence Design Systems' Stable Revenue Is Based on Subscription Software Model and Diversified Products and Customer Base
  • Mentor Graphics Has Strategic Innovation in Automotive, Aerospace and IoT Fields
  • Epic Keeps Growing With Its Robust EHR System

Other Notable Vendors

  • Ansys Is on a Growth Trajectory With Its Simulation Platform
  • PTC Promotes Big IoT Vision, Moves to Subscription Model, and Begins Solid Operational Execution

Mergers and Acquisitions

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