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The Big Four Still Dominate the Enterprise Management Market, but Barely

Published: 16 October 2001

ID: G00101537

Analyst(s): Colleen Graham , Norma Schroder


In 2000, the Big Four enterprise management software companies held 50.4 percent of the network and systems management segment. But, in security and storage, they garnered only 44 percent and 28 percent, respectively.

Table Of Contents
  • The Big Four in Enterprise Management Matter Most
  • How the Big Four Stack Up in the EM Landscape
  • CA Leads the Pack
  • IBM EM in Retrenchment
  • BMC, An Application Management Leader Trying Harder
  • HP Grew EM in 2000, Bucking the Big Four Stagnation Trend
  • Gartner Dataquest Perspective

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