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Top 25 Most Influential Technology Vendors

Market insights revealed from 1,607 executives from 36 countries. By Admin

In the most recent 2009 State of the Market report from analyst firm Aberdeen Group, research survey participants were asked to identify the top three technology companies that had the most influence on their organization over the course of the past year. The question was presented in an open text format to elicit unaided, top-of-mind responses. The most frequent responses include:

  1. Microsoft
  2. IBM
  3. Oracle Corp.
  4. Hewlett Packard
  5. SAP
  6. Dell Inc.
  7. Cisco Systems
  9. Google
  10. EMC
  11. Sun Microsystems
  12. Apple
  13. Infor
  14. Sage
  15. Siemens
  16. RIM
  17. Adobe
  18. AT&T
  19. Intel
  20. Lenovo
  21. Accenture
  22. TATA Consultancy
  23. Lawson
  24. Motorola
  25. ADP

New entrants into the Top 25 include: Intel (#29 in 2008), Lenovo, TCS (#43 in 2008), Lawson (#34 in 2008) and ADP (#44 in 2008).

Based on a global survey of 1,607 executives from 36 countries, the report highlights the best practices and recommended actions for managing customers, employees, products, services, and information technology in today's volatile market.

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