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Fitting Enterprise Cloud Applications to Your Needs: Choosing Between Suites, Point Solutions and Extensions

Published: 15 August 2016

ID: G00311597

Analyst(s): Gilbert van der Heiden , Deborah Wilson


Organizations are investing in an ever-expanding set of cloud-delivered enterprise applications. IT application leaders can use this research to inform decisions when choosing between cloud-delivered native ERP add-on suites, specialty suites, point solutions and the newest option, extensible SaaS.

Table Of Contents
  • Key Challenges



  • Multitenant Public Cloud Suites (Grouping 1)
  • Cloud Point Solutions (Grouping 2)
  • Extensible SaaS (Grouping 3)
  • Private (Single-Tenant) Cloud Suites (Grouping 4)

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