Gartner Research

Macro Trends Affecting the Transportation Management System Market

Published: 19 March 2018

ID: G00353524

Analyst(s): Bart De Muynck


As the TMS market continues to grow, different factors that determine an end user's TMS selection process will grow in influence. Supply chain leaders should use this research to understand these factors so they can decide how to rate them in future TMS evaluations.

Table Of Contents


  • Gartner's Viewpoint of the TMS Market
    • Global Go-to-Market
    • Small and Midsize Business TMSs
    • Deployment Model
    • Transportation Network Complexity
    • Importance of Visibility
    • Supply Chain Execution Convergence
    • Critical Role of Analytics and Business Intelligence
    • User Experience
    • Implementation
    • Cost of Ownership
    • Freight Marketplaces
    • Blockchain Technology

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