Consolidation is a well-documented trend and is to be expected in the market for enterprise applications. This article outlines the evolution of the enterprise software market. Specifically, it focuses on the revolutionary technology known as service-oriented architecture (SOA).
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group, now owns a broad spectrum of disparate products, including Marcam , EXE Technologies , Infinium , Baan , Elevon , Ironside Technologies , Computer Associates ' interBiz , MAX International , MANMAN , MAPICS , Frontstep , Mercia Software , Clarus , D&B Software , Anael , and Extensity . The company has not announced specific plans to upgrade or replace these platforms with an SOA-based product. Here are key questions to ask collectors: How do you plan to evolve this product to accommodate major