IT Services  >   IT Management Services  >   Applications Management Services  >  

Software as a Service

RSS Feed    Add to Google    Add to My Yahoo!
ALSO CALLED: On-demand Applications, On-demand Software, On Demand Software, SaaS, On Demand Applications
DEFINITION: Software as a Service (SaaS) is a software distribution model in which applications are hosted by a vendor or service provider and made available to customers over a network, typically the Internet. SaaS is becoming an increasingly prevalent delivery model as underlying technologies that support Web services and service-oriented architecture (SOA) mature and new developmental approaches, such as Ajax,  … 
Definition continues below.
Software as a ServiceWhite Papers (View All Report Types)
151 - 175 of 283 Matches Previous Page  | Next Page
The truth about software quality - a global benchmarking study
sponsored by ComputerWeekly.com
WHITE PAPER: This is the first in an annual series of reports highlighting trends in the structural quality of business applications regarding characteristics such as robustness, performance, securit y, and changeability.
Posted: 21 Oct 2011 | Published: 15 Dec 2010

ComputerWeekly.com

JBoss Enterprise Middleware, by Red Hat: Technical Support Services Leader
sponsored by Red Hat
WHITE PAPER: This white paper discusses the features of JBoss Enterprise Middleware and highlights technical and customer support as the key characteristic that sets this middleware apart from the competition.
Posted: 03 Nov 2011 | Published: 01 Nov 2011

Red Hat

10 Reasons to Buy a Software Licensing & Entitlement Management Solution
sponsored by Flexera Software
WHITE PAPER: This white paper explores the top 10 reasons why most software vendors and high-tech manufacturers choose to buy a COTS software licensing and entitlement management solution.
Posted: 25 Oct 2011 | Published: 25 Oct 2011

Flexera Software

Next-Generation CRM: Driving Productivity with End-to-End Cloud Services
sponsored by Microsoft
WHITE PAPER: The newest wave of customer relationship management (CRM) applications will leverage the power of cloud computing to offer delivery models, including services being called and delivered within the application. Access this report from IDC to explore the future of CRM application delivery.
Posted: 21 Oct 2011 | Published: 21 Oct 2011

Microsoft

Top 10 Tips to Make Access to SaaS, Enterprise Class Secure
sponsored by Intel
WHITE PAPER: In today’s cloud environment, the number of security breaches is on the rise - driving a new mandate for strong authentication technologies to ensure a more secure SSO. In this case study brief, learn first hand from industry experts and customers, their top 10 tips to make your federated SSO implementation a success and Enterprise class secure.
Posted: 12 Oct 2011 | Published: 12 Oct 2011

Intel

Web Content Management ROI Measurement
sponsored by Siteworx
WHITE PAPER: Web content management systems (WCM) drive business for a variety of industries. Read this white paper to learn more about WCM-- how it can help your business and why it is important to get on board with WCM systems before you fall behind.
Posted: 11 Oct 2011 | Published: 10 Oct 2011

Siteworx

Is your security as good as the cloud’s?
sponsored by Trend Micro, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: This paper examines the relative merits of Software-as-a-Service and Infrastructure-as-a-Service, as well as issues and risks to consider. View now to determine whether these models are likely to provide better or worse security than your current in-house security.
Posted: 07 Oct 2011 | Published: 04 Oct 2011

Trend Micro, Inc.

Optimization is for the Clouds
sponsored by Riverbed Technology, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: This paper begins with an outline of the characteristics of computing from a distance, describes how WAN optimization of cloud resources improves the user experience, explains how Riverbed’s Cloud Steelhead achieves this, and concludes with several deployment examples.
Posted: 06 Sep 2011 | Published: 06 Sep 2011

Riverbed Technology, Inc.

How to Choose a Cloud Backup Delivery Platform
sponsored by Asigra
WHITE PAPER: Making the right choice is critical to your success delivering cloud backup services to your customers. This resource is here to help you choose a partner that meets the needs of your customers, uses the right technology, has a business model that aligns with yours, and provides value beyond the software. Read on to learn more.
Posted: 22 Aug 2011 | Published: 22 Aug 2011

Asigra

IBM POV: Security & Cloud Computing
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: You may be turning to cloud computing solutions to provide flexible, cost-effective and proven delivery of IT services. This white paper shows how cloud resources can be rapidly deployed and easily scaled and processes, applications and services can be provisioned “on demand,” regardless of user location or device.
Posted: 12 Aug 2011 | Published: 12 Aug 2011

IBM

The Cloud Is Changing Everything: It’s Not Just for Scaling Your Business, But Protecting It Too
sponsored by McAfee, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: New technologies like the cloud come with both risks and rewards. But while many question the potential security risks, they fail to realize that the cloud isn’t just good for scaling a business’s computer power, it’s also a highly efficient way to scale security and protection. View this brief to explore the benefits of security from the cloud.
Posted: 08 Aug 2011 | Published: 08 Aug 2011

McAfee, Inc.

Taking Enterprise Application Integration Into The Cloud
sponsored by Dell, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: Of all the advancements to enterprise computing, the cloud is the latest, coming with an assortment of promises to totally reshape your organization's computing approach. Access this brief and exclusive resource for an overview of cloud computing, specifically software-as-a-service.
Posted: 04 Aug 2011 | Published: 04 Aug 2011

Dell, Inc.

Best Practices for Cloud Computing
sponsored by abiquo
WHITE PAPER: In this exclusive resource, discover cloud computing best practices and how to develop and implement an enterprise cloud strategy for your organization.
Posted: 28 Jul 2011 | Published: 28 Jul 2011

abiquo

Security and High Availability in Cloud Computing Environments
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: Cloud computing has become an increasingly popular means of delivering valuable, IT-enabled business services. Take a look at this exclusive resource to learn how adopting cloud technology can be an affordable way to get access to a dynamically scalable, virtualized computing environment.
Posted: 28 Jul 2011 | Published: 28 Jul 2011

IBM

Can Cloud Database PaaS Solutions Replace In-House Systems?
sponsored by SAVVIS
WHITE PAPER: This white paper covers the advent of Platform as a Service (PaaS) cloud-based database solutions for enterprise-class organizations.
Posted: 22 Jul 2011 | Published: 22 Jul 2011

SAVVIS

Convert IBM Cloud image parameters into Java using JAXB: JAXB and Plain Old Java Objects morph XML cloud image parameters in usable Java code
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: Get under the hood:  This technical note describes how to transform XML response into a Java™-usable response by creating Plain Old Java Objects (POJOs) and calling JAXB's unmarshal method. Simplify how to send requests to create new instances based on images that request parameters from Java classes.
Posted: 14 Jul 2011 | Published: 14 Jul 2011

IBM

Change app behavior: From in house to the cloud taking a data center app to the cloud
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: If you’re leading or working on a SaaS or PaaS project, interoperability and performance challenges throughout application migration processes are givens. This technical note offers specific proactive steps you can take to ensure the successful migration of your enterprise apps.
Posted: 14 Jul 2011 | Published: 14 Jul 2011

IBM

Cloud computing: Innovative solutions for test environments Speed test cycles and reduce cost to gain a competitive edge
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: This white paper features valuable insights pertaining to cloud usage and implementation scenarios for test cloud environments. Includes helpful guidance and scenarios for IT Managers and CIOs alike regarding public, private and hybrid testing clouds.
Posted: 14 Jul 2011 | Published: 14 Jul 2011

IBM

Migrating to the Cloud - Step 1: Outsource Exchange
sponsored by Dell Software
WHITE PAPER: The cloud can provide flexibility, value and time and cost savings to businesses of any size. Which cloud scenario is the best fit for your business? In this Quest white paper, discover the easiest way to get your cloud migration rolling, and how to prepare and simplify your migration. Read the paper today.
Posted: 13 Jul 2011 | Published: 13 Jul 2011

Dell Software

WebSphere Cloudburst Appliance and PowerVM
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: Cloud computing is the pooling of computing resources to provide a single source of computing power to multiple users. Find out how a cloud manager provides a self-service portal that maintains permissions and information about cloud objects such as virtual images, patterns, and resources.
Posted: 07 Jul 2011 | Published: 07 Jul 2011

IBM

We created a revolutionary way to run data centers far more efficiently. So, you don't have to.
sponsored by CA Technologies.
WHITE PAPER: While the benefits of cloud computing are widely reported, many IT administrators are desperate for clarity about the exact capabilities. Access this exclusive resource for an overview of one of the leading cloud service providers.
Posted: 21 Jun 2011 | Published: 21 Jun 2011

CA Technologies.

Who can achieve high-performance cloud computing?
sponsored by CA Technologies.
WHITE PAPER: Many enterprises are aware of the capabilities that can be attained from the public and hybrid clouds, but the private cloud is continually gaining traction in both small and medium-sized and enterprise markets. Access this exclusive resource now for a report on one of the leading cloud service providers on the market.
Posted: 21 Jun 2011 | Published: 21 Jun 2011

CA Technologies.

The Mandate for Converged Infrastructure Management
sponsored by EMC
WHITE PAPER: This whitepaper discusses how effective management of the Vblock Infrastructure Platform using EMC Ionix Unified Infrastructure Manager can provide greater value in the form of faster and more efficient infrastructure service delivery and more robust infrastructure operational management for the purpose of meeting or exceeding service levels.
Posted: 16 Jun 2011 | Published: 16 Jun 2011

EMC

5 Questions about ITSM and Cloud Computing
sponsored by CA Technologies.
WHITE PAPER: This asset  is based around the service lifecycle approach to service management and it can provide great support to organizations in reducing risk and gaining maximum benefit from cloud computing. Learn the opportunities and pitfalls of enabling Cloud Computing without instituting ITIL best practice processes.
Posted: 08 Jun 2011 | Published: 08 Jun 2011

CA Technologies.

Survival as a Service: The 4 Cloud Principles Every Software Vendor Needs to Know
sponsored by Runaware
WHITE PAPER: What do today’s software vendors need to know about the present - and future - of application design and delivery? This white paper examines the relevance of LIAs, Web apps, and RIAs in a cloud-centric world.
Posted: 20 May 2011 | Published: 20 May 2011

Runaware
151 - 175 of 283 Matches Previous Page    5 6 7 8 9 10    Next Page
 
SOFTWARE AS A SERVICE DEFINITION (continued): …  become popular. Meanwhile, broadband service has become increasingly available to support user access from more areas around the world. SaaS is closely related to the ASP (application service provider) and on demand computing software delivery models. IDC identifies two slightly different delivery models for SaaS. The hosted application management (hosted AM) model is similar to ASP: a provider hosts commercially available software for customers and delivers it over the Web. In the software on demand model, the provider gives customers network-based access to a single copy of an application created … 
Software as a Service definition sponsored by SearchCloudComputing.com, powered by WhatIs.com an online computer dictionary

About TechTarget:

TechTarget provides enterprise IT professionals with the information they need to perform their jobs - from developing strategy, to making cost-effective IT purchase decisions and managing their organizations' IT projects - with its network of technology-specific Web sites, events and magazines

All Rights Reserved, Copyright 2000 - 2014, TechTarget | Read our Privacy Statement