Gartner Research

Market Snapshot: Financial Management Systems, Worldwide, 2017

Published: 19 June 2017

ID: G00331047

Analyst(s): Robert Anderson


In 2016, SAP, Sage and Oracle dominated the FMS software market, which grew by 5.1%. This research shares what application leaders charged with transitioning financial systems to the cloud must understand to capitalize on market and vendor dynamics.

Table Of Contents


  • Market Share Data
  • Forecast
  • Market Notes
    • Maturity of Cloud FMS Accelerates Replacement Cycles
    • Postmodern ERP: More FMS Choices, More Challenges
    • Expect Cloud FMS Adoption to Vary Across Size and Type of Enterprise
    • Look to Benefit From Vendors Extending FMS Functionality
  • Market Definition
  • Vendors in the Market

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