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Market Share Analysis: ERP Software, Worldwide, 2018

Published: 09 May 2019

ID: G00390945

Analyst(s): John Kostoulas , Robert Anderson , Chris Pang


The ERP software market saw an annual growth of 10% to become a $35 billion market in 2018. The continued transition toward digital business, the maturing of SaaS applications and purchases of new ERP versions drove end-user spending in ERP.

Table Of Contents
  • Key Market Findings
  • Vendor Performance Highlights

Market Share Data

Overall Market Segment Performance Analysis

  • Digital Business Initiatives Trigger New ERP Investments
  • Multicloud ERP Options Help Move Reluctant Customers
  • Slow but Incremental Move to Latest Version ERP
  • Emerging Technologies Indirectly Influence New Spend
  • Focus and Specialization Are Key to Growth
  • Packaging and Pricing Creativity Helps Drive Additional Revenue

Top Vendors Analyzed

  • SAP
  • Oracle
  • Workday
  • Sage
  • Infor

Other Notable Vendors

  • Kronos
  • Ultimate Software

Mergers and Acquisitions

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