Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) is a $32-billion market that is undergoing significant change. Enterprises are moving away from monolithic and inflexible suites to more distributed cloud solutions initially connected to a legacy, premises based-ERP core. “ERP 2.0” ushers in the modern, cloud-based delivery model. ERP 2.0 vendors have emerged in two distinct categories: SaaS applications focusing on specific bolt-on functions, and ERP vendors with end-to-end cloud-only solutions. Likewise, vertical specific ERP systems have kept a strong foot in the game, as some companies prefer to buy from a vendor focusing on their specific industry. The following report takes a closer look into the market as well as companies in the ecosystem, M&A and private placement activity.