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Gartner Magic Quadrant for Warehouse Management Systems


The WMS market is very mature, but differentiation continues to exist — most notably in usability, adaptability, intelligence and how well solutions orchestrate end-to-end logistics processes. Supply chain and IT leaders should use this research to understand the current state of the WMS market.

Published: 13 February 2017

ID: G00300345

Analyst(s): Dwight Klappich , Simon Tunstall

Table Of Contents

Market Definition/Description

  • Macro Issues Influencing the WMS Market
  • Supply Chain Execution Convergence
  • Deployment Model
  • Global Go-to-Market
  • User Experience
  • Cost of Ownership
  • Warehouse Environment
  • Small and Midsize Enterprise WMS
  • Extreme Verticalization
  • Zero-Modification Implementations
  • Partner Ecosystems

Magic Quadrant

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