Gartner Research

Critical Capabilities for Cloud ERP for Product-Centric Midsize Enterprises

Published: 07 January 2019

ID: G00373271

Analyst(s): Paul Schenck , Duy Nguyen , Nigel Montgomery, Mike Guay, Christian Hestermann , Denis Torii , Tim Faith , Paul Saunders


Application leaders supporting ERP in product-centric midmarket companies will find that different products have different strengths in particular use cases. Use this research to evaluate vendor offerings in order to create a shortlist that best matches your needs.

Table Of Contents

What You Need to Know


  • Critical Capabilities Use-Case Graphics
  • Vendors
    • Acumatica
    • Epicor Software (Epicor ERP)
    • Infor (CloudSuite Industrial)
    • Infor (CloudSuites [LN])
    • Infor (CloudSuites [M3])
    • IQMS
    • Microsoft (Dynamics 365)
    • Oracle (NetSuite ERP)
    • Oracle (Oracle ERP Cloud)
    • Plex
    • QAD
    • Ramco Systems
    • Rootstock Software
    • SAP (Business ByDesign)
    • SAP (S/4HANA Cloud)
  • Context
  • Product/Service Class Definition
  • Critical Capabilities Definition
    • ERP Midsize Enterprise Capabilities
    • Discrete Manufacturing
    • Project/Product-Based Manufacturing
    • Process Manufacturing
    • Usability
    • Platform and Advanced Technology
    • Geographic Coverage
  • Use Cases
    • ERP Functionality for Midsize Enterprises
    • Discrete Manufacturing
    • Project/Asset-Intensive Manufacturing
    • Process Manufacturing
    • Modern Technology Architecture
    • Multiple Geographic Deployments
  • Vendors Added and Dropped
    • Added
    • Dropped

Inclusion Criteria

  • Critical Capabilities Rating

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