"Extending its portfolio of solutions to the industrial sector, System Software Associates (NASDAQ: SSAXD) today announced a joint marketing and development agreement with SynQuest, Inc. to provide an integrated supply chain solution that will allow SSA customers to drive profitability and lower costs. SynQuest is the latest addition to SSA's offering in the advanced planning and scheduling arena and brings increased functionality in the area of discrete manufacturing to the overall SSA Portfolio offering." Business Wire, 9/28/99.
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Oracle, PeopleSoft and even Baan, all of whom are aggressively pursuing the mid-market. J. D. Edwards, though later to market with its own Unix-compliant offering, OneWorld (late 1996), has managed to make some inroads into the Unix market. In the short term, SynQuest is unlikely to derive significant benefits from the alliance as the existing BPCS Unix installed base is very small. If the companies are successful in quickly integrating their products, then SSA gains an advantage only if it can convince