Mergers, Y2K spark software shift

Couretas, John
June 1999
Automotive News;6/14/1999, Vol. 73 Issue 5824, p22
Trade Publication
Discloses that the consolidation frenzy and the Year 2000 problem are leading information technology managers to look at other vendors of a type of application known as enterprise resource planning software in the United States. Move to limit costs by purchasing cheaper software; Shift from one-size-fits-all software that could eat into market shares of software developers such as Oracle Corp. and Baan NV.


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