The shrinking world of enterprise software

The shrinking world of enterprise software

Summary: IT Facts reports on recent IDC research on the 191 buyouts worth $30 billion in the enterprise applications market within the past 15 months. In the coming months, IDC predicts that bidding wars will ensue as consolidation mania spreads.

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IT Facts reports on recent IDC research on the 191 buyouts worth $30 billion in the enterprise applications market within the past 15 months. In the coming months, IDC predicts that bidding wars will ensue as consolidation mania spreads. Who's at the top of the list to get acquired by one of the industry powerhouses? BEA, Siebel, Mercury...?

Topic: CXO

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  • Citrix or BEA

    I can't imagine anyone wanting to deal with the Siebel mess.

    I also wonder if Computer Associates could be bought after they get through their legal mess.
    Gil Bates