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Market Share Analysis: Supply Chain Management and Procurement Software, Worldwide, 2017

Published: 03 August 2018

ID: G00357342

Analyst(s): Balaji Abbabatulla


The market for SCM applications grew 13.9% during 2017 with the top five market share vendors from 2016 retaining their rankings. Technology product managers who aim to gain market share should adopt cloud, incorporate machine learning and deliver solutions designed for midsize enterprises.

Table Of Contents

Market Share Data

Overall Market Segment Performance Analysis

  • A Blend of Organic and Inorganic Growth Strategies Helped Vendors Improve Time to Value
  • Greater Breadth of Coverage Was a Key Differentiator
  • Increasing Adoption of SCM Software by Midsize Enterprises Drives Growth
  • Vendors Start Investing in Emerging Technology to Gain Competitive Advantage Through Innovation

Top Vendors Analyzed

  • SAP — Retains No. 1 Position in SCM Global Market Share
  • Oracle — Transitioning to a Comprehensive SCM Cloud Platform
  • JDA Software — SCM Platform for Digital Transformation
  • Descartes Systems Group — Expanding Logistics Process Coverage
  • Coupa Software — Innovation to Meet Evolving Customer Needs
  • WiseTech Global — Global Execution Platform for Logistics

Mergers and Acquisitions

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