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Market Share: Enterprise Application Software, Worldwide, 2017

Published: 30 May 2018

ID: G00357475

Analyst(s): Chris Pang , Robert Anderson , Chad Eschinger , Jim Hare , Julian Poulter , Hai Swinehart , Neha Gupta , Craig Roth , Yanna Dharmasthira, Balaji Abbabatulla , Alys Woodward , Nigel Montgomery , John Kostoulas


The worldwide enterprise application software market grew 13.4% in U.S. dollars in 2017, up from 8.9% in 2016. Notable areas of growth included communications and collaboration services, CRM, and content services. Microsoft captured the No. 1 position, with SAP in second and Oracle in third.

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