The Lawson and Intentia merger might create a much-needed, strong statement for the market, and provide the mid-market with more options. It may also decrease the negative momentum both companies have experienced in the frenzied and rapidly consolidating enterprise applications market.
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SAP, Oracle (now with PeopleSoft and J.D . Edwards ), SSA Global (now with Baan , Marcam , Ironside , EXE Technologies , Infinium , Arzoon , etc.), Infor (now including MAPICS, Lilly , Mercia , NX Trend , SCT Process , etc.),and Sage are bound to look better. As will Microsoft Business Systems (MBS) , which is at the lower-end market, but is working its way up. This is Part Three of a four-part note. Part One detailed the merger. Part Two discussed Intentia. Part Four will cover challenges and make user