Warehouse Management System (WMS) Market Research Report - Global Forecast to 2027

Warehouse Management System (WMS) Market Information by Service Type (Software, Consulting, System integration, and Operations & Maintenance), by Application (Electronics, Pharmaceutical, Transportation & logistics, Retail, and Others) and by Region - Forecast to 2027

ID: MRFR/ICT/1496-HCR | February 2021 | Region: Global | 112 pages

Warehouse Management System Market overview

The Warehouse Management System market is functioning for the simplification of the network, along with its administration, by moving into a network that can possibly be well-handled by any commodity server that is under the network operator’s control. The network operation can be flexible, and can thus, result in providing a lot of benefits to the target audience adopting its new services. Use of the v-CPE on a large scale by the network providers can lead to simplification, as well as, the acceleration in the delivery of service, and also lead to configuration, as well as, device management, from remote locations.

The network operators are now eligible to make use of the virtualized IP functions for the subscribers, as well as, for service management. They can also make use of the virtualized network address translation (NAT), firewall services, as well as, the dynamic host control protocol (DHCP). Owing to the Warehouse Management System market adoption on a large scale, the market is expected to grow at a 43% CAGR, and hold a Warehouse Management System market valuation of USD 3 billion, by the end of the forecast to 2022.

COVID 19 Analysis

With the speed and scale at which the coronavirus is spreading, the industries, along with the key market players are viewing their challenges, and taking steps for growth and expansion, similarly. The fast spread of the COVID 19 pandemic has led to an upending of the salesforces evident among different sectors across the world. The spread of the pandemic has brought about a considerable change in the priority for the buyers. The new dynamics of virtual selling are now powered and the leaders in the sales field are adapting to emerging technologies for achieving their targets.

The latest innovation is expected to make the market smarter, and better in the competition if the short-term goals are to be considered. The Warehouse Management System market application is viewing more opportunities rather than constraints with a motive of faster and creative opportunities during the unprecedented times and uncertainty related to the pandemic.

Warehouse Management System Market Dynamics


The Warehouse Management System market analysis shows that the market is developing a rising need for mobility, and there is an increased quantum of demand for virtual solutions and services, in the area of networking. There is an emergence of the varying traffic demands, and all these factors are accelerating the demand for the market by the end of the global forecast to 2022.


The Warehouse Management System market forecast predicts that the growing demand of the Warehouse Management System market might lead to the emergence of security concerns for virtual architecture. Also, there are reliability issues, as well as, a need for hiring a skilled and experienced workforce. These are major restraints for the growth of the Warehouse Management System market in the future period ending in 2022.

Warehouse Management System (WMS) Market Cumulative Growth Analysis

The Warehouse Management System market trends extend the provision of the physical network structure that can be transformed into virtual resources that are sharable in nature. These resources can be accessed from any remote location with the help of networking hardware. Also, there is an increasing demand for the need of private clouds amongst different enterprises that are promoting to shift to these applications. All these factors are accounting for the global growth of the Warehouse Management System market growth at a 435 CAGR by the end of the future forecast of 2022.

Warehouse Management System Market Technology Analysis

The network providers are ready to accelerate, as well as, simplify the delivery of the virtual customer premises and also play a major role in configuration, and the management of the devices from remote locations. There is the virtualization of the prevailing technology that is playing a good role in helping the information to get exchanges, conduct group discussions, as well as, the online programs based on the service lane. This technology is expected to render great growth results, by the end of the future forecast year.

Warehouse Management System (WMS) Market Segment Overview

The global Warehouse Management System market forecast picturizes that the market has been segmented based on services and solutions, geographical regions, and the end-users.

Solutions and services

The market segment of solutions includes the virtual switches and routers, security and compliances, controllers, application platforms, orchestrations, as well as, infrastructural management. Services include both managed, as well as, professional services. The professional services had the largest market share during the historic period owing to the adoption of network virtualization among the different companies. The demand for the NFV technologies helped to increased the market demand and adoption of the v-CPE infrastructures.

Market end-users

The market includes the healthcare sector, retail, and e-commerce market, as well as, BFSI, along with the others.

Warehouse Management System (WMS) Market Regional Analysis

Owing to the geographical market of the global Warehouse Management System market report predicts that the North American market accounts for the largest share in the market by the end of the global forecast of 2022. The US region has an emerging presence concerning large-sized service providers and is opting to offer solutions that are customized to a huge variety of the end-users in the Warehouse Management System Market.

The Asian Pacific region is also expected to grow during the global forecast period of 2016-2022. Countries like China, as well as, Japan, are increasing their investment quantum for the development of technologies like v-CPE, and NFV. These technologies are pushing companies to adopt these software-defined technologies and, register a 43% CAGR growth by the end of the forecast period of 2016-2022. The market valuation is expected to reach USD 3 billion.

Competitive Landscape of the Warehouse Management System Market

There is an emergence of the strategic profiling of the companies in the emerging market. The key players are not only analyzing their functions, and supply chain management, along drawing a competitive landscape of the Warehouse Management System market. The companies include:

  • ALTEN Calsoft Labs (U.S.)

  • VMWare Inc. (U.S.)

  • Ericsson Inc (Sweden)

  • Hewlett Packard Enterprise (U.S.)

  • Telco Systems (U.S.)

  • NEC Corporation (Japan)

  • IBM Corporation (U.S.)

  • Juniper Networks Inc.(U.S.)Versa Networks (U.S.)

  • Cisco Systems Inc.(U.S.)

The Warehouse Management System Market analysis depicts that the competitive developments are opting for joint ventures, mergers, as well as, acquisitions. The companies are opting for strategic alliances for the development of new products and portfolios. The companies are investing greatly in the research and developments to improve the supply chain management for their target audience. The market’s competitive landscape is witnessing the core competencies and drawing opportunities in challenging times, as well.

Warehouse Management System (WMS) Market Recent Developments

  • SBI is the largest bank in the Asian subcontinent that had as many as 22,000 branches, along with 60,000 ATMs when the lockdown was imposed during the spread of the coronavirus pandemic. This bank is on its way to go virtual and extend the services to its target audience. 

  • A partnership was announced between HP, as well as, Alcatel-Lucent. Both of these companies would enable the different enterprises, as well as, the CSPs to build the cloud solutions that are network built. 

  • Juniper Networks Cloud-enabled branch suite that was launched by Juniper networks. These extended solutions help in the creation of the self-propelled delivery of the network services, to meet the demand.

  • IBM is expanding and delivering its solutions for the NFV, as well as, the customer premises portfolio. IBM Spectrum Computing, as formulated by the company, is designed for the extraction of full volume data and helps in the acceleration of machine learning, and performance.

Warehouse Management System Market Report Overview

The Warehouse Management System market research report brings forward a concise analysis of the market insights, along with the impact of the market growth, by the end of the global forecast period of 2016-2022. The market aims to provide a geographical location analysis that revolves around the market size, and its growth, from the perspective of the future. The report brings forward the details that are related to the market structure, and segment. Four main geographical locations are mentioned in the report, along with their contribution to the solutions and services, and the end-users, as well. The core market competencies are discussed concerning the growth expectation of the global virtual market.

Report Scope:
Report Attribute/Metric Details
  Market Size

  • USD 1.15 Billion (2015)
  • USD 2.45 Billion (2022)
  •   CAGR   14% (2022)
      Base Year   2019
      Forecast Period   2020-2027
      Historical Data   2018
      Forecast Units   Value (USD Billion)
      Report Coverage   Revenue Forecast, Competitive Landscape, Growth Factors, and Trends
      Segments Covered   by Service Type, by Application
      Geographies Covered   North America, Europe, Asia-Pacific, and Rest of the World (RoW)
      Key Vendors   HighJump Software Inc, Oracle Corp., SAP AG, Tecsys, Infor Inc., JDA Software Group, Inc., Manhattan Associates, Inc., Logfire, Inc., Softeon, Inc., Interlink Technologies
      Key Market Opportunities   The emergence of e-commerce coupled with the omni-channel fulfillment requirements are the significant growth opportunities in the market.
      Key Market Drivers   The vital scope of the warehouse management system (WMS) market outreaches to major on-premise and cloud-based software, which has specific labor management systems, different yard management, 3PL billing system, and analytics information & optimization.

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    Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ) :

    Pharmaceutical, Electronics, Retail, Transportation & logistics, and others are the primary applications of warehouse management system.

    The market size in 2015 was USD 1.15 Billion.

    The emergence of e-commerce coupled with the omni-channel fulfillment requirements are the significant growth opportunities in the market.

    Advancements in warehouse management system combined with the mounting awareness about cloud based warehouse management systems make Europe the top-performing market.

    The main regions are Europe, North America, APAC, and Rest of the World (ROW).