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The battle between Oracle, Microsoft, SAP, and IBM goes far beyond applications -- it goes right into the technology stack or the enterprise infrastructure. As

companies using sap in denver  mergers have made these companies better able to compete with various best of breed vendors, by offering a truly complete suite of ERP and SCM solutions. Finally, there is a group QAD calls regional or multinational enterprise vendors. They have a strong presence in one or another distinct geographic location. Made2Manage Systems , Encompix , Trakware or Relevant Business Systems are regional, and MBS, Exact Software , and Sage Group/Best Software are considered multinational. These vendors often

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