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Gartner Magic Quadrant for Enterprise Content Management


The enterprise content management market is marked by consolidation, a shift toward infrastructure vendors and a focus on solutions. This Magic Quadrant assesses ECM vendors and their software suites.

Published: 23 September 2008

ID: G00160668

Analyst(s): Karen M. Shegda, Toby Bell, Kenneth Chin, Mark R. Gilbert, Mick MacComascaigh

Table Of Contents
  • Market Overview
    • Market Shifts Toward Infrastructure Vendors
    • A Range of Needs Leads to Application Specificity and a Fragmented Focus From Vendors
    • Integration/Federation Grows in Importance as Organizations Look to Establish an Information-Centric Infrastructure
    • User Empowerment vs. Governance
    • Alternative Delivery Models
    • Market Definition/Description
  • Inclusion and Exclusion Criteria
    • Evolving Requirements
    • Added
    • Dropped
  • Evaluation Criteria
    • Ability to Execute
    • Completeness of Vision
  • Leaders
  • Challengers
  • Visionaries
  • Niche Players
  • Vendor Strengths and Cautions
    • Alfresco
    • Day
    • EMC
    • Ever Team
    • HP
    • Hyland Software
    • IBM
    • Interwoven
    • Microsoft
    • Objective
    • Open Text
    • Oracle
    • SAP
    • Saperion
    • SunGard Data Systems
    • Vignette
    • Xerox
    • Xythos Software
  • Ability to Execute
  • Completeness of Vision

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