Although we believe that exorbitant growth rates are a matter of the past, growth will remain the word associated with the ERP market in the 2000’s. ERP will, however, have to share the spotlight with the fast growing adolescent ERP-adjacent areas like SCM, CRM and e-procurement.
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and the manufacturing requirements (MRP) planning software market of the 1980s. This evolved into the ERP of the 1990s (see The Essential ERP - Its Genesis & Future , for more details). Leading vendors of these ERP solutions include SAP, Oracle, PeopleSoft, J.D. Edwards, Baan (now a division of Invensys ), GEAC Software Corporation, SCT Corporation , Intentia , Microsoft Great Plains , Lawson Software, QAD , IFS , SSA Global Technologies , InterBiz (division of Computer Associates ), Epicor , Frontstep