Accounting-Based Small Business Management Applications Market Exhibits Slow Growth for 2003
Published: 11 November 2003
The No. 1 application used by small businesses is an accounting package. The market for accounting-based small-business management applications has continued to remain strong through 2003, albeit slowly.
Table Of Contents
- Executive Summary
- Study Objectives
- Methodology and Source Data
- Market Segmentation
- Accounting-Based Small Business Management Applications Definition
- Related Research
- Accounting-Based Small Business Application Market Trends
- New Technologies and Products
- Demand for Given Features and Functions
- Rich Built-In Reporting Capability (1)
- Rich Integration With Other Applications and Platforms (2)
- Business Analysis and Decision Support (3)
- Transaction Drill-Down Capabilities (4)
- Ease-of-Use Features (5)
- Rich End-User Customization (6)
- Rich Import/Export Capabilities (7)
- Ability to Classify or Categorize Transactions (8)
- Industry-Specific Processing Capabilities (9)
- Rich Inventory Management Features (10)
- Ability to Make On-the-Fly Pricing Adjustments (11)
- Variable Pricing Levels Assigned to Inventory (12)
- Improving Secure Access to Internal Systems (13)
- Ability to Confine Users to Specific Tasks (14)
- Stronger Developer/Partner SDKs (15)
- Project-Costing Features (16)
- Automatic Quote-to-Order Conversion (17)
- Web Store and E-Commerce Capabilities (18)
- Richer Multicurrency Support (19)
- B2B Web Portals (20)
- Credit Limit Assignment Capabilities (21)
- Market Visionaries
- NetSuite (Formerly NetLedger) (1)
- ACCPAC (2)
- Intuit (3)
- Best Software (4)
- Microsoft Business Solutions (5)
- iCode (6)
- Softline North America (7)
- MYOB (8)
- Intacct Corp. (9)
- Open Systems (10)
- Cougar Mountain Software (12)
- Red Wing Software (13)
- CYMA Systems (14)
- Market Drivers
- Barriers to Entry/Vendor Challenges
- Go-to-Market Approach
- Opportunities and Recommendations
- Glossary of Terms
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