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The New ASP Market: Beyond the First Wave of M&A

Published: 16 May 2003

ID: G00114853

Analyst(s): Ben Pring

Summary

The 2003 application service provider market is almost unrecognizable from that of 2000. After a wave of mergers and acquisitions, the market has restructured and some suppliers are winning the ASP "wars."

Table Of Contents
  • Ten Percent Survival Rate
    • Agilera Acquired by BlueStar Solutions
    • Surebridge Acquires Transchannel and ManagedOps
    • Corio Buys QwestCyberSolutions
    • USi, Interpath and Bain
    • Loudcloud, Frontera and EDS
    • Exigen Acquires Portera; Interliant in Chapter 11
    • ISVs' Continuing Uncertainty Toward the ASP Model
  • Survivors Live to Fight Another Day

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