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BARC - Business Application Research Center

The Business Application Research Center (BARC) from Würzburg is a research and consulting firm for enterprise software with a focus on business intelligence, corporate performance management, enterprise content management (ECM), customer relationship management (CRM) and enterprise resource planning (ERP).

BARC analysts have been supporting companies in strategy, organization, architecture, and evaluation issues in the above topics for more than 20 years. The basis of their work is the market analysis and product comparison studies, which have been carried out for years and which provide comprehensive information about the scope of services of all market-relevant software providers, the latest developments and best practices. The BARC events held provide interested parties with a concentrated overview of leading software solutions, trendsetting developments and current requirements as well as market developments in the various areas of enterprise applications.


Networking, concentrated know-how and market overview on top and trend topics



Software directories and online database for BI, Big Data, CRM and ECM software selection

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