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 2002 predictions


SSA: Evolving into systems integrator to survive
SSA's Portfolio strategy is to surround its core ERP products with best-of-breed 3rd party enterprise applications and provide system integration services and

2002 predictions  ERP vendor position by 2002 (60% probability). Vendor Recommendations Resolve any outstanding product quality issues and send a strong reassuring message to a confidence-depleted market. Target the Small-to-Medium Enterprises (SME) market segment within its strong vertical industry focus. Identify the most appropriate partnerships for enterprise applications beyond traditional ERP solutions (Front-Office, Supply Chain, E-Commerce, Business Intelligence) for each targeted vertical solution, and leverage

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