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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,  … 
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SDN in the Data Center: What's in Store for the Future
sponsored by SearchSecurity.com
WHITE PAPER: Virtualization of servers and workloads has improved the efficiency of data centers, but networking has lagged behind. This eGuide takes a look at software-defined networking (SDN), and how it has the potential to fully integrate the data center.
Posted: 16 Oct 2013 | Published: 15 Oct 2013

SearchSecurity.com

3 Things You Must Know About Cloud ERP
sponsored by IFS
WHITE PAPER: Count down three things that you should know about cloud enterprise resource planning (ERP), and the value that cloud ERP can add to your organization, by consulting this exclusive resource today.
Posted: 04 Jun 2013 | Published: 31 May 2013

IFS

Securing and Controlling Sensitive Data in the Cloud
sponsored by Trend Micro
WHITE PAPER: This white paper highlights a cloud security management solution that offers visibility into who is accessing encrypted data in your environments, enabling you to ensure data security and regulatory compliance.
Posted: 17 Dec 2013 | Published: 31 Dec 2012

Trend Micro

Moore’s Law of Optimization
sponsored by CSC
WHITE PAPER: Access this resource to learn about going beyond Software-as-a-Service (SaaS) to Management-as-a-Service (MaaS) for industrialized, utility-based support of core applications. Discover how MaaS can help you optimize your application portfolio, identify inefficiencies, and ultimately enable more agile applications and reduce costs.
Posted: 12 Dec 2013 | Published: 30 Nov 2013

CSC

PaaS trends and cloud innovations
sponsored by Progress
WHITE PAPER: This paper examines the trends that are driving the cloud and other computing innovations. It explains how platform as a service (PaaS) provides a new development platform to deliver the applications businesses need.
Posted: 22 Nov 2013 | Published: 31 Oct 2013

Progress

Cloud Integration – A Comprehensive Solution
sponsored by Oracle Corporation
WHITE PAPER: In this informative white paper, learn more about integrating cloud and on-premise applications from vendors such as Oracle, Salesforce, and Workday. Discover how a set of middleware tools enables you to easily integrate data from all types of information systems by reading now.
Posted: 25 Oct 2013 | Published: 30 Nov 2012

Oracle Corporation

Cloud Services for Dummies ebook
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: What is the cloud and why should you care? This ebook answers those questions and more, breaking all of the elements of cloud computing down into simple easy-to-understand terms.
Posted: 18 Oct 2013 | Published: 03 Dec 2012

IBM

Connecting the Clouds: Best Practices for Integrating IT Service Management
sponsored by BMC Software, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: This whitepaper covers creating a corporate-wide integration strategy for Software-as-a-Service that meets business needs and improves your quality of service.
Posted: 08 Oct 2013 | Published: 08 Oct 2013

BMC Software, Inc.

Managing City Assets: A New Perspective; A New Model; and Transformed Value
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: In this white paper, you will learn about a leading technical approach that accelerates implementation, substantially removes funding hurdles, ensures an ongoing solution and incentivizes cities to migrate from a fragmented, costly and inadequate model to a common leading-edge solution.
Posted: 10 Sep 2013 | Published: 10 Sep 2013

IBM

Consolidated Operations Management
sponsored by Boundary
WHITE PAPER: This informative paper explores the key requirements for managing today's environments and provides insight into one SaaS solution that delivers on those requirements. Read on to learn why traditional IT operations management approaches are failing and find out the benefits of this next-generation technology.
Posted: 04 Sep 2013 | Published: 04 Sep 2013

Boundary

Killer Apps Survey 2013
sponsored by IPANEMA TECHNOLOGIES
WHITE PAPER: Gain insight into the current state of application performance problems and discover how application performance management is critical to overcoming these challenges.
Posted: 28 Aug 2013 | Published: 28 Jun 2013

IPANEMA TECHNOLOGIES

Making the Business Case for Two-Tier ERP
sponsored by Infor
WHITE PAPER: In this e-book learn how to analyze costs and benefits to make an effective business case for two-tier ERP.
Posted: 26 Aug 2013 | Published: 26 Aug 2013

Infor

The Zen of Guaranteed Application Performance
sponsored by IPANEMA TECHNOLOGIES
WHITE PAPER: Application performance is business performance – yet eliminating frustration and providing app happiness can be a harrowing task. This resource outlines how to gain the control, visibility, and automated intelligence you need for your apps – and business – to be successful.
Posted: 26 Aug 2013 | Published: 26 Aug 2013

IPANEMA TECHNOLOGIES

Looking under the hood: Answers to top questions CIOs ask cloud-based HR vendors
sponsored by SuccessFactors
WHITE PAPER: Not every HR cloud application is made equal, but how can you identify the right software-as-a-service (SaaS) HR strategy? This resource counts down seven questions that savvy CIOs and business leaders need to ask HR SaaS application vendors in order to find success.
Posted: 14 Aug 2013 | Published: 14 Aug 2013

SuccessFactors

Create and Print Salesforce Reports Anywhere, Anytime
sponsored by Canon Information & Imaging Solutions
WHITE PAPER: Access this informative resource to learn how Forms and Print Services for Salesforce allows you to translate your Salesforce data into easy-to-create, engaging, visually-oriented reports. With mobile connectivity, you can print on-the-go, so you never have to scramble for a printer,
Posted: 13 Aug 2013 | Published: 31 May 2013

Canon Information & Imaging Solutions

Cloud adoption: a matter of time
sponsored by SAVVIS
WHITE PAPER: As current market realities require a cost-efficient and agile IT strategy, Software as a Service (SaaS) in the form of cloud computing is rapidly becoming a popular option for businesses.  Find out why in the following white paper, which discusses why SaaS and cloud computing are a preferred choice for many businesses.
Posted: 02 Aug 2013 | Published: 01 Aug 2012

SAVVIS

Oracle ERP Cloud Service: Transform your back-office operations
sponsored by Oracle Corporation
WHITE PAPER: Learn how you can harness the power of the cloud to run your business more effectively and lower upfront costs. Oracle ERP Cloud Service offers a comprehensive, enterprise-grade cloud that can transform back office operations and allow you to focus on running your business.
Posted: 29 Jul 2013 | Published: 28 Sep 2012

Oracle Corporation

Improve Order-to-Cash Performance with SaaS
sponsored by Esker Inc.
WHITE PAPER: Automated order management software can be expensive and complex to implement. Read this white paper to learn how leveraging SaaS for order processing automation can save you time and money.
Posted: 10 Jul 2013 | Published: 10 Jul 2013

Esker Inc.

Top notch integration strategies for manufacturing
sponsored by SearchManufacturingERP
WHITE PAPER: Consult this white paper to learn more about why consolidating multiple ERP systems can help cut IT costs and save time. It explains how to effectively merge ERP and supply chain management systems. Find out how to upgrade your systems by consulting this resource now.
Posted: 10 Jun 2013 | Published: 10 Jun 2013

SearchManufacturingERP

Change your ERP strategy: One success story
sponsored by Epicor Software Corporation
WHITE PAPER: EL ES DE engineering needed an integrated system that would provide increased visibility over inventory, time spent on jobs and clarity on purchase order status. Consult this resource to find out how adopting a cloud-based ERP solution gave the company the insight they need.
Posted: 06 Jun 2013 | Published: 06 Jun 2013

Epicor Software Corporation

EMA Radar™ for Integration Technologies for Hybrid Cloud
sponsored by Adeptia
WHITE PAPER: Today's companies are increasingly wrestling with the integration challenges associated with managing a mix of on-premise, Software as a Service (SaaS), and public cloud-hosted apps. This research report analyzes the top cloud integration technologies companies are using today.
Posted: 04 Jun 2013 | Published: 30 Nov 2012

Adeptia

Employee Central: The new face of human capital management (HCM)
sponsored by SuccessFactors
WHITE PAPER: This brief resource introduces a cloud-based human resources (HR) platform that provides organizations of all shapes and sizes with increased visibility into their workforce – resulting in greater support for employee reporting, collaboration, and more.
Posted: 31 May 2013 | Published: 31 May 2013

SuccessFactors

Migrating enterprise apps to the Cloud
sponsored by AppZero
WHITE PAPER: Download this white paper to explore the top strategies and options when migrating your enterprise applications from the data center to the cloud along with the core benefits and challenges.
Posted: 30 May 2013 | Published: 30 May 2013

AppZero

SaaS and The Cloud—Data Protection at its Finest
sponsored by Asigra
WHITE PAPER: This analyst insight will focus on software-as-a-service as a platform for enterprise applications and the surprisingly high percentage of survey respondents that reported losing data from their SaaS applications.
Posted: 23 May 2013 | Published: 31 Jan 2013

Asigra

Using Hybrid Clouds for Strategic Agility, Protection and Scalability
sponsored by CloudVelocity
WHITE PAPER: Download this resource to examine the use of hybrid cloud platforms to overcome application virtualization challenges. Learn more about the business need for always-on apps and how to develop a hybrid cloud vision.
Posted: 21 May 2013 | Published: 21 May 2013

CloudVelocity
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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 … 
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