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Market Share: Enterprise Application Software, Worldwide, 2018

Published: 12 April 2019

ID: G00390013

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


The worldwide enterprise application software market grew 12.5% in U.S. dollars in 2018, from 13.4% in 2017. Notable areas of growth included CRM, PPM and SCM. Microsoft retains the No. 1 position, with SAP in second and Oracle in third.

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