As per the latest report of AMR research, major Enterprise Vendors in the top category are building application with Java as the core programming language. It further said that SAP and Oracle ranked number one and number two Enterprise Vendor with $16 bill and $8.6 bill revenues respectively. The report also projects that the enterprise vendor market will decline between 2% to 6% during 2009 due to the recession. On the other hand, Oracle expects that Dept of Justice is going to close the deal of acquisition of SUN micro by this summer.
SAP launched Business suite 7 on Wednesday. AS per SAP, this is very cost effective software package during the economic recession. The new suite addresses 150 functional areas through enhancement that spans from SCM, CRM to more industry specific applications.
As per research firm Gartner, the demand for Enterprise Software worldwide is going to weaken 6.6 percent next year to total $244.3 billion. Gartner’s previous projection for the year 2009 was $253.1 billion. The demand for Mobile computing, service oriented architecture (SOA), Web services, operating systems, and office suites will witness downward trend, but money saving technologies such as virtualization and open source software will gain momentum.
Plexus Systems Inc., provider of Plexus On Line software for Medical Equipment manufacturer, recently announced enhancement of their software to suit better compliance for Good Manufacturing Practices which is mandated by Food and Drug Administration of USA. Plexus On Line. Plexus Online(TM) is (SaaS) software as a service for the medical manufacturing enterprise that enables businesses to meet regulatory mandates, improve production and quality.