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March 3, 2013 by

SaaS: Pros, cons and leading vendors

Software as a Service (SaaS) is an increasingly popular delivery model for a wide range of business applications. We outline the benefits and drawbacks of SaaS, present a listing of vendors and consider which kinds of companies will benefit most from outsourcing software provision to the cloud.

August 30, 2011 by

Dell targets SMB cloud with Salesforce

Hot on the heels of Dell introducing its first public cloud-based data storage offering with infrastructure-as-a-service solutions in partnership with VMware, Dell is teaming up with Salesforce on a software-as-a-service platform targeted towards small and medium-sized businesses.

November 1, 2009 by

Figuring the value of software

Phil Wainewright's discussion about the cost of running highly scalable SaaS applications like SuccessFactors comes at the right time. He says:Speaking in the opening keynote of SIIA OnDemand in San Jose this morning, SuccessFactors CEO Lars Dalgaard let slip a statistic that set several attendees a-twittering.

July 5, 2009 by

Free is not a business model

Chris Anderson, author of the new book about giving stuff away free on the Internet, says that freemium is now the main business model of the SaaS industry. I'm not so sure, but I do think some applications will end up free at the point of use.

February 28, 2009 by

Appirio, shafting the global SIs

VCs placed another $10 million bet this week that global SIs will crumble in the face of the enormous change being wrought on the businesses by the advent of SaaS and cloud computing.


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