Supply Chain Management Software

Operation Consulting Group has collected a list of the top 5 supply chain management software vendors.  This Market has grown significantly in the past few years including 7.15 growth in 2012 to $8.3 billion in revenue.  SAP remained in the No. 1 market share position in 2012, with an 11.6% increase in sales.


Top 5 Supply Chain Management Software vendors

  1. SAP                                   20.8% market share
  2. Oracle                                17.5% market share
  3. JDA Software                      5.1% market share
  4. Ariba                                    3.8% market share
  5. Manhattan Associates        1.9 % market share


SAP AG is a German multinational software corporation that makes enterprise software to manage business operations and customer relations. The company’s best-known software products are its enterprise resource planning application systems and management (SAP ERP), its enterprise data warehouse product – SAP Business Warehouse (SAP BW), SAP BusinessObjects software, and most recently, Sybase mobile products and in-memory computing appliance SAP HANA. SAP is one of the largest software companies in the world.

  • Founded: June 1972, Weinheim, Germany
  • Headquarters: Walldorf, Baden-Württemberg
  • Founders: Hasso Plattner, Klaus Tschira, Claus Wellenreuther, Dietmar Hopp, Hans-Werner Hector
  • CEO: Bill McDermott, Jim Hagemann Snabe


Oracle Corporation is an American multinational computer technology corporation headquartered in Redwood City, California, United States. The company specializes in developing and marketing computer hardware systems and enterprise software products – particularly its own brands of database management systems.

  • Founded: June 16, 1977
  • Headquarters: Redwood City, California, United States
  • Founders: Larry Ellison, Bob Miner, Ed Oates
  • CEO: Larry Ellison

JDA SoftwareJDA_Software_logo

JDA Software Group, Inc. is an American software and consultancy company and owned by New Mountain Capital, providing supply chain management, merchandising and pricing solutions.Located in Scottsdale, Arizona. The company claims to have 6,000 companies as customers in the discrete and process manufacturing, wholesale distribution, transportation, retail and services industries

Founded: 1985

Headquarters: Scottsdale, Arizona, United States

Founders: James Donald Armstrong and Frederick M. Pakis

CEO: Hamish Brewer


Ariba is a software and information technology services company located in Sunnyvale, California. It was acquired by German software maker SAP AG for $4.3 billion in 2012.

Founded: 1996

Headquarters: Sunnyvale, California, United States

Founders: Paul Hegarty, Keith J. Krach, Bobby Lent

CEO: Robert Calderoni

Manhattan AssociatesManhattanassociateslogo

Manhattan Associates is a supplier of supply chain management software.Warehouse management systems make up 60% of the company’s revenue while 40% is derived from supply chain management applications such as transportation management, enterprise order management, supply chain planning, extended enterprise management, and labor management solutions.

Founded: June 16, 1977

Headquarters: Atlanta, GA, United States

Founders: Deepak Raghavan

CEO: Eddie Capel