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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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Gartner: Best practices for I&O for cloud-readiness
sponsored by ComputerWeekly.com
ANALYST BRIEF: Gartner analysts explain how Infrastructure and Operations (I&O) teams can best prepare for the cloud.
Posted: 14 Jan 2013 | Published: 14 Jan 2013

ComputerWeekly.com

2012-2013 IT Budget Benchmark
sponsored by ComputerWeekly.com
IT BRIEFING: This in-depth research from business advisory group CEB assesses IT spending plans in 2013 based on a survey of 180 large international businesses.
Posted: 13 Dec 2012 | Published: 13 Dec 2012

ComputerWeekly.com

CW Buyer's Guide: infrastructure on demand
sponsored by ComputerWeekly.com
ESSENTIAL GUIDE: This 10 page Computer Weekly Buyer's Guide offers advice for organisations looking at infrastructure on demand in the cloud.
Posted: 30 Nov 2012 | Published: 30 Nov 2012

ComputerWeekly.com

IT Security Purchasing Intentions 2013
sponsored by ComputerWeekly.com
RESEARCH CONTENT: This in-depth research from Computer Weekly and TechTarget reveals the IT security spending priorities of businesses in the UK and Europe.
Posted: 30 Nov 2012 | Published: 30 Nov 2012

ComputerWeekly.com

Overcoming the Modern Challenges to Corporate Records Management
sponsored by Iron Mountain
PODCAST: In this podcast, Forrester's principle analyst Brian Hill provides advice to overcome records management obstacles and discusses the latest solution trends.
Posted: 20 Sep 2012 | Premiered: Aug 30, 2012

Iron Mountain

Computer Weekly – 8 January 2013: Digital strategies to drive CIOs in 2013
sponsored by ComputerWeekly.com
EZINE: In this week's Computer Weekly, we look ahead to the challenges facing IT leaders in 2013 and examine how the shift to digital will change the role of the CIO. A new report details how CIOs must adapt to work more closely with business colleagues. And our first buyer's guide of the year focuses on software as a service. Read the issue now.
Posted: 07 Jan 2013 | Published: 08 Jan 2013

ComputerWeekly.com

eBook: Private Cloud Application Opportunities: Exploring Benefits, Challenges of Using Private Cloud
sponsored by IBM
EBOOK: In this e-book, discover how your organization can determine whether software as a service (SaaS), a public cloud infrastructure, or a private cloud is best for you.
Posted: 18 Dec 2012 | Published: 18 Dec 2012

IBM

eGuide: Essential playbook for SOA governance
sponsored by IBM
EGUIDE: Check out this e-guide to explore internationally recognized integration thought leader David Linthicum's expert advice on how to leverage effective cloud governance that ensures the highest levels of security for your applications and services, eases interoperability challenges, and keeps costs from spiraling out of control.
Posted: 18 Dec 2012 | Published: 13 Dec 2012

IBM

Weighing the pros and cons of a web-based EHR system
sponsored by VMware, Inc.
EGUIDE: This e-guide from SearchHealthIT.com highlights many of the pros and cons of a web-based EHR system. Additionally, get a break-down of health care application delivery options, and learn what methods would align with your business model.
Posted: 11 Dec 2012 | Published: 11 Dec 2012

VMware, Inc.

Preventing application availability and SaaS issues in the cloud
sponsored by SAP America, Inc.
EGUIDE: This expert e-guide offers tips for preventing availability issues when designing Software as a Service (SaaS) applications. Find out how you need to change your approach to application lifecycle management (ALM) in order to design cloud applications in a fail-safe or fail-soft manner.
Posted: 10 Dec 2012 | Published: 10 Dec 2012

SAP America, Inc.

Mobile cloud computing vs. cloud computing in building or hosting mobile apps
sponsored by SAP America, Inc.
EGUIDE: Read this expert e-guide for explanations of some of the key differences between mobile and regular cloud computing, including the need for additional testing capabilities, the need to allow for disconnected operation, the need to be mindful of limited energy available on mobile devices, and more.
Posted: 06 Dec 2012 | Published: 06 Dec 2012

SAP America, Inc.

Presentation Transcript - Unique Considerations for ISVs Moving to a SaaS Application Model: Part Three
sponsored by SAP America, Inc.
PRESENTATION TRANSCRIPT: Amidst the wealth of literature aimed at enterprises hoping to leverage Software as a Service (SaaS) applications it can be difficult for independent software vendors (ISVs) to find useful information and best practices to ease their transition to cloud delivery. View this in-depth presentation transcript to find out what ISVs need to know.
Posted: 12 Nov 2012 | Published: 12 Nov 2012

SAP America, Inc.

Presentation Transcript - Unique Considerations for ISVs Moving to a SaaS Application Model: Part Two
sponsored by SAP America, Inc.
PRESENTATION TRANSCRIPT: Amidst the wealth of literature aimed at enterprises hoping to leverage Software as a Service (SaaS) applications it can be difficult for independent software vendors (ISVs) to find useful information and best practices to ease their transition to cloud delivery. Read this in-depth presentation transcript to find out what ISVs need to know.
Posted: 12 Nov 2012 | Published: 12 Nov 2012

SAP America, Inc.

SAP Business ByDesign Overview Demo
sponsored by SAP APJ
PRODUCT LITERATURE: View this webpage to learn how small to midsize businesses (SMBs) can leverage cloud-based enterprise resource planning (ERP) software to automate and streamline their business processes without wasting limited IT staff, budget and other resources.
Posted: 02 Nov 2012 | Published: 01 Jun 2012

SAP APJ

How can Cisco cloud security accelerate cloud adoption?
sponsored by Cisco Systems, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: Cloud computing is quickly becoming a popular solution for customers. Consult this study to learn more about why security is one of the top barriers in regards to cloud computing. Uncover some of the risks and concerns you can face by implementing cloud computing in your enterprise.
Posted: 17 Oct 2012 | Published: 17 Oct 2012

Cisco Systems, Inc.

Investing in HR Leads to Solid Business Results
sponsored by SuccessFactors
WHITE PAPER: SuccessFactors' goal is no secret, nor is it humble: Increase worldwide productivity by 50%. Although it's a bold target that's not easy to measure consistently, this whitepaper presents one measure of SuccessFactors' success and explains the critical links between investing in execution and tangible customer results.
Posted: 10 Oct 2012 | Published: 28 Jun 2012

SuccessFactors

Investing in HR Leads to Solid Business Results
sponsored by SuccessFactors
WHITE PAPER: SuccessFactors' goal is no secret, nor is it humble: Increase worldwide productivity by 50%. Although it's a bold target that's not easy to measure consistently, this whitepaper presents one measure of SuccessFactors' success and explains the critical links between investing in execution and tangible customer results.
Posted: 10 Oct 2012 | Published: 28 Jun 2012

SuccessFactors

The Quest for a Cloud Integration Strategy
sponsored by Dell Boomi
WHITE PAPER: Although Software as a Service (SaaS) has enabled businesses of all sizes to leverage enterprise-grade applications with affordable pricing, it has also introduced significant integration challenges. Read this paper to learn why a SaaS integration strategy is crucial for success, 8 elements to look for when evaluating a strategy, and more.
Posted: 08 Oct 2012 | Published: 08 Oct 2012

Dell Boomi

Business Execution Buyer's Guide
sponsored by SuccessFactors
WHITE PAPER: Read this paper to learn how to move beyond automating HR processes with a strategy for aligning, optimizing, and accelerating workforce productivity in a way that drives measurable business results. Learn how cloud-based workforce management software can help you to understand, measure, and act upon workforce data.
Posted: 01 Oct 2012 | Published: 02 Mar 2012

SuccessFactors

Business Execution Buyer's Guide
sponsored by SuccessFactors
WHITE PAPER: Read this paper to learn how to move beyond automating HR processes with a strategy for aligning, optimizing, and accelerating workforce productivity in a way that drives measurable business results. Learn how cloud-based workforce management software can help you to understand, measure, and act upon workforce data.
Posted: 01 Oct 2012 | Published: 02 Mar 2012

SuccessFactors

True collaboration, or: Why SharePoint is no friend to the CIO
sponsored by Huddle
WHITE PAPER: Leveraging the cloud as a platform for content sharing has shown to boost user adoption rates to 90 percent, or roughly three times that of SharePoint, enabling true IT-driven enterprise collaboration. Read this white paper to learn why 75 percent of Fortune 500 companies have made the switch from SharePoint.
Posted: 24 Sep 2012 | Published: 24 Sep 2012

Huddle

Cloud-Based Services Accelerate Public Sector Adoption of Video Collaboration
sponsored by Polycom, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: The cloud is growing as a choice for government at all levels and globally. Why? Two big reasons: budget cuts and a need to streamline operations to provide more innovative, efficient services to a demanding, increasingly tech-savvy public.
Posted: 06 Sep 2012 | Published: 06 Sep 2012

Polycom, Inc.

Avoiding the Accidental SOA Cloud Architecture
sponsored by Oracle Corporation UK Ltd
WHITE PAPER: Many departments within a company, such as marketing, sales, and logistics, are adopting cloud and  SaaS technologies without involving the IT department. Read this informative resource to learn how your IT managers can stay ahead of developing trends and lessen the risk of the cloud accidentally making its way into your organization.
Posted: 05 Sep 2012 | Published: 05 Sep 2012

Oracle Corporation UK Ltd

Applying Security Holistically from the Cloud
sponsored by CloudAccess
WHITE PAPER: Consult this informative white paper to learn how the paradigm has shifted to security that's developed, deployed and managed from the cloud. Learn how to implement a holistic security strategy to protect all data in the enterprise.
Posted: 05 Sep 2012 | Published: 05 Sep 2012

CloudAccess

HP Fortify on Demand - Enterprise Software Security in the Cloud
sponsored by Hewlett-Packard Company
WHITE PAPER: HP is changing the enterprise security landscape with its Security Intelligence and Risk Management Platform. By using advanced threat research and security events and vulnerabilities, they develop an unparalleled visibility. Access this informative white paper to learn more about security-as-a-service (SaaS) and how it can help your organization.
Posted: 24 Aug 2012 | Published: 31 May 2012

Hewlett-Packard Company
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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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