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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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Software as a Service Reports
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Key Considerations in Choosing a Web Application Firewall
sponsored by F5 Networks
WHITE PAPER: Access this white paper to learn how web application firewalls (WAF) have changed due to the rise of the cloud and uncover the key factors you should consider when selecting a WAF to protect your business – including basic and advanced considerations.
Posted: 02 Oct 2015 | Published: 02 Oct 2015

F5 Networks

Step-by-step guide to planning a cloud investment
sponsored by Adapt Services
ESSENTIAL GUIDE: Access this strategy guide to uncover what to consider when planning your first investment with a cloud service provider – from initial decisions to implementation and migration. You'll learn what to look for in a cloud service provider and the benefits of moving to the cloud.
Posted: 02 Oct 2015 | Published: 31 Dec 2014

Adapt Services

2015 Gartner Cool Vendors in Analytics Report
sponsored by Looker
WHITE PAPER: The report outlines four analytics vendors you can investigate. Access this resource to discover how the analytics market continues to diversify, with a variety of emerging vendors targeting increasingly specific problems that organizations possess.
Posted: 01 Oct 2015 | Published: 24 Apr 2015


Case study: Enabling IT redundancy and scalability for high-availability logistics software
sponsored by CyrusOne
CASE STUDY: Inside this case study, find out how Aljex Software, a provider of cloud-based transportation management software, adopted a comprehensive cloud hosting solution which also included a robust backup and data archiving platform. Read on to learn how they were able to support their robust IT infrastructure and discover the benefits they saw.
Posted: 30 Sep 2015 | Published: 30 Sep 2015


Are you Ready for a New Era in B2B Collaboration?
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: Agility and real-time processes are the name of the game when it comes to today's value chains. Access this white paper and learn seven trends that are driving the paradigm shift in B2B collaboration.
Posted: 30 Sep 2015 | Published: 31 Mar 2014


HR Management: Top 10 Reasons to Move to the Cloud
sponsored by SAP
WHITE PAPER: This white paper explores 10 reasons why you should move your human resources/talent management applications to the cloud.
Posted: 24 Sep 2015 | Published: 31 Dec 2014


SuccessFactors Key Workforce Metrics Report
sponsored by SAP
WHITE PAPER: This white paper details one software-as-a-service human capital management option, as well as key workforce metrics, including retention rate, staffing rate, and more.
Posted: 24 Sep 2015 | Published: 31 Dec 2014


Executives Wise Up to Cloud Financial Apps
sponsored by SearchFinancialApplications
EBOOK: In this three-part handbook, experts give advice on how to make the move to cloud-based financial applications and offer examples of the best functions to move to the cloud.
Posted: 22 Sep 2015 | Published: 31 Oct 2014


Justify Your Hybrid Cloud Future with a Solid Business Case
sponsored by Dell, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: In this report, you will learn how to justify your hybrid cloud future with a solid business case. Read on now to glean the agility, flexibility, and savings that cloud promises, and discover the peculiarities of different cloud models as outlined by Forrester business case methodology.
Posted: 22 Sep 2015 | Published: 22 Sep 2015

Dell, Inc.

Which WAN? Making the Right Enterprise WAN Choice
sponsored by Earthlink.
WHITE PAPER: This white paper is intended for IT professionals and CIOs looking to optimize their WAN, and provides a host of enterprise WAN choices. Read on to decide which network best suits your business, and see how hybrid WAN, MPLS, and more stack up.
Posted: 17 Sep 2015 | Published: 17 Sep 2015


The Evolution of Cloud Adoption In Australia
sponsored by Melbourne IT
WHITE PAPER: This white paper provides an overview of the 3 cloud service models, as well as an outline of the 5 essential characteristics of those models. Read on to learn how cloud adoption evolved in Australia.
Posted: 16 Sep 2015 | Published: 16 Sep 2015

Melbourne IT

Case Study: International Law Firm Secures Its File Sharing
sponsored by IntraLinks, Inc
CASE STUDY: This case study explores how a public international law firm updated its approach to sending documents with a SaaS-based secure content collaboration solution. Find out how they were able to secure their sharing.
Posted: 15 Sep 2015 | Published: 15 Sep 2015

IntraLinks, Inc

2015 State of the WAN Report: Emergence of Software-Defined WAN
sponsored by Citrix
WHITE PAPER: In this e-book, you will access the current state of the WAN for 2015, learn why WAN budgets are looking up, and see how much interest and momentum software-defined WAN (SD-WAN) is garnering. Read this report now to get an inside look at the factors driving and inhibiting change in the WAN.
Posted: 14 Sep 2015 | Published: 14 Sep 2015


CW Buyer's Guide: SaaS Management
sponsored by
EZINE: Computer Weekly looks at how organisations should evolve their SaaS selection criteria to focus on newer metrics that are better indicators of supplier performance; the number of compliance issues that come with SaaS; and how CIOs believe SaaS providers must better meet their needs in terms of simplicity and flexibility.
Posted: 11 Sep 2015 | Published: 11 Sep 2015

Shadow Data Exposed: 7 High Profile Risks
sponsored by Elastica
WEBCAST: In this webcast, you'll uncover the 7 high level risks of Shadow Data exisiting in your enterprise and how to gain control over Shadow IT. View now to learn how to gain more visibility into SaaS applications to prevent data loss or breaches.
Posted: 10 Sep 2015 | Premiered: Sep 2, 2015


Build Apps More Effectively with Data, APIs, Mobile Tools, and the Internet of Things
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: This resource examines how virtually anyone can create new business offerings and services at a much lower entry cost, enabling an accelerated generation of ideas. Read on to discover the technological entities catalyzing this movement, including data, APIs, mobile applications, and more.
Posted: 09 Sep 2015 | Published: 31 Dec 2014


Solving Copy Chaos with Storage Cataloging
sponsored by Catalogic Software
WHITE PAPER: One of the greatest operational challenges in modern data centers is copy management. In this Wikibon analysis, you will learn the potential benefits for storage catalog software, especially for the unstructured and semi-structured data typically found in storage filers. Read on here to access further benefits of this dynamic software.
Posted: 09 Sep 2015 | Published: 30 Nov 2014

Catalogic Software

Maintaining Compliance in the New Era of Cloud Apps and Shadow Data
sponsored by Elastica
WHITE PAPER: This white paper examines how to leverage cloud apps and services while staying safe, secure, and compliant.
Posted: 04 Sep 2015 | Published: 31 Dec 2014


The Big Book on SaaS Application Delivery
sponsored by Akamai
WHITE PAPER: This five-part white paper provides details on the current state of SaaS. Read on to uncover how to acquire and retain customers with web performance and cloud security options for SaaS providers.
Posted: 03 Sep 2015 | Published: 03 Sep 2015


The Top B2E Cloud IAM Vendors Revealed
sponsored by Okta
WHITE PAPER: This white paper rates and ranks the top B2E cloud vendors and platforms to simplify your search. Access this helpful resource now to learn the strengths and weaknesses of each offering and the key components to look for when making your decision.
Posted: 25 Aug 2015 | Published: 29 Jun 2015


Trends 2015: The Future Of Customer Service
sponsored by Genesys
WHITE PAPER: This report summarizes the top 10 customer services trends that you need to pay attention to in order to build strong customer relationships in 2015.
Posted: 24 Aug 2015 | Published: 16 Dec 2014


Technology delivers operational intelligence through SaaS
sponsored by Splunk
VIDEO: Watch this brief video to discover a technology delivering operational intelligence as a cloud service. Find out how you can search, monitor, report, and analyze valuable machine data generated by your organization's technology infrastructure – cloud, hybrid, on-premises – with the convenience of software-as-a-service.
Posted: 24 Aug 2015 | Premiered: 24 Aug 2015


The Value of Real Time Accounting Data
sponsored by Procore
WHITE PAPER: This white paper discusses how companies can speed up production and cut out excess spending by adopting collborative project management software
Posted: 21 Aug 2015 | Published: 21 Aug 2015


5 Levels of Embedded BI
sponsored by TIBCO Software Inc.
WHITE PAPER: This resource explains the five most common levels of engagement you can achieve by embedding BI within your SaaS application. By accessing, you'll discover how to recast a static operational application into an engaging, interactive analytic application.
Posted: 21 Aug 2015 | Published: 31 Dec 2013

TIBCO Software Inc.

Top 8 Identity and Access Management Challenges with Your SaaS Applications
sponsored by Okta
WHITE PAPER: Read this whitepaper to learn the eight main IAM challenges associated with cloud and SaaS application deployment and what you can do to address them. Dive in and discover how you can ensure your company is getting the most out of their SaaS investment.
Posted: 01 Sep 2015 | Published: 30 Nov 2012

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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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