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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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Enhance Your SaaS Application With Advanced Business Intelligence
sponsored by Information Builders
WHITE PAPER: As the SaaS market continues to explode, many providers are presenting more strategic offerings, such as advanced BI functionality. This paper warns, however, of the issues you may face when adding BI to your application and will help you make sure you're choosing the right partner.
Posted: 01 May 2013 | Published: 01 May 2013

Information Builders

CW Special Report on CSC
sponsored by ComputerWeekly.com
ESSENTIAL GUIDE: This 16-page report from Computer Weekly analyses the challenges facing CSC, its financial performance, the services it offers, its place in the IT market and its future strategy.
Posted: 29 Apr 2013 | Published: 29 Apr 2013

ComputerWeekly.com

Analyst Report: Leading Human Resource Management Systems Compared
sponsored by Workday
WHITE PAPER: In this report, Workday is named a leader among select companies in Human Resource Management by Forrester Research, Inc.
Posted: 23 Apr 2013 | Published: 25 Jan 2012

Workday

6 Best Practices to Cloud Enable Your Apps
sponsored by CenturyLink Cloud
WHITE PAPER: Inside, review the six keys to public cloud success. Explore the difference between application hosting and SaaS and gain advice to help you effectively deploy cloud-enabled apps in your IT environment.
Posted: 08 Apr 2013 | Published: 08 Apr 2013

CenturyLink Cloud

Understanding Cloud-Specific Security Technologies
sponsored by SearchSecurity.com
VIRTUAL ENVIRONMENT: This security school will teach you how to cut through vendor hype and understand the differentiators between traditional and cloud-specific security products and how to prioritize your investments.
Posted: 03 Apr 2013 | Premiered: 01 Apr 2013

SearchSecurity.com

New SaaS Identity Access Management Tools Emerge, Outdo Legacy IAM
sponsored by SearchSecurity.com
EGUIDE: This expert E-Guide explains the necessary evolution of identity and access management (IAM) tools and details the difference of IAM for cloud-based applications vs. on-premise applications.
Posted: 26 Mar 2013 | Published: 26 Mar 2013

SearchSecurity.com

Accenture Technology Vision 2013
sponsored by ComputerWeekly.com
IT BRIEFING: Accenture's technology vision assesses the impact of digital technology on the enterprise in 2013 and offers action points for CIOs and business leaders.
Posted: 19 Feb 2013 | Published: 19 Feb 2013

ComputerWeekly.com

Maximising automation and the industrialisation of IT
sponsored by ComputerWeekly.com
ANALYST REPORT: This report from analysts Bob Tarzey and Clive Longbottom makes the case for automation in IT operations management.
Posted: 18 Feb 2013 | Published: 05 Dec 2012

ComputerWeekly.com

Innovative business technologies in a converging world
sponsored by ComputerWeekly.com
RESEARCH CONTENT: This independently researched report investigates converging business technologies, including cloud computing, big data analytics and business intelligence.  
Posted: 18 Feb 2013 | Published: 18 Feb 2013

ComputerWeekly.com

CW Buyers Guide: Software as a Service
sponsored by ComputerWeekly.com
ESSENTIAL GUIDE: Computer Weekly looks at how a CIO can best integrate Saas with existing on-premise software, the restrictions behind Saas and why consulting expert service providers is a good idea.
Posted: 01 Feb 2013 | Published: 01 Feb 2013

ComputerWeekly.com

Effectively Selling Business Continuity; Six Steps to Make it Happen
sponsored by Datto, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: Read this white paper to discover six tips that can help managed service providers (MSPs) effectively sell cloud-based data recovery/business continuity solutions to small to midsized businesses (SMBs)—currently the biggest adopters of this technology—while yielding maximum profit.
Posted: 31 Jan 2013 | Published: 31 Jan 2013

Datto, Inc.

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

Proactively Track and Maintain Assets to Keep Operations Running Smoothly
sponsored by Kony
WHITE PAPER: This white paper introduces a mobile application for Enterprise Asset Management (EAM) that offers a comprehensive and consolidated view into all inventory and the condition of resources, so that you can make informed decisions on capital and operational investments.
Posted: 30 Apr 2013 | Published: 31 Dec 2012

Kony

Forrester on Fusion
sponsored by Salesforce
WHITE PAPER: This Forrester Research Inc. report examines the level of adoption by existing Oracle Customers.  Read on to learn more about Applications Unlimited and Oracle Fusion Applications, framed by the results of a Forrester Research, Inc. survey of Oracle customers and Oracle's recent financial results.
Posted: 29 Apr 2013 | Published: 11 Feb 2013

Salesforce

Best Practices for Selecting ERP Software
sponsored by Epicor Software Corporation
EGUIDE: This expert e-guide reveals all you need to know to drive enterprise resource planning (ERP) success. Inside, find advice on how to make the business case for an ERP investment, tips for selecting the right ERP software, expert recommendations for ensuring a successful implementation, and more.
Posted: 18 Apr 2013 | Published: 31 Dec 2012

Epicor Software Corporation

Agile, Secure, Reliable: World Class Customer Service in the Cloud
sponsored by Oracle Corporation UK Ltd
EBOOK: Delivering top-notch service on a budget and tight deadlines is a challenge for even the most successful organizations, so many companies are moving to the cloud for CRM initiatives. Check out this informative e-book from Oracle to discover the business benefits and IT advantages of CRM in the cloud, a platform for implementation, and more.
Posted: 17 Apr 2013 | Published: 17 Apr 2013

Oracle Corporation UK Ltd

Making the Business Case for Two-Tier ERP
sponsored by Epicor Software Corporation
EBOOK: This expert e-book will help manufacturers analyze the costs and benefits of two-tier enterprise resource planning (ERP) systems. Inside, learn why two-tier ERP is on the rise, find best practices for sticking with a legacy ERP system, and more.
Posted: 17 Apr 2013 | Published: 31 Dec 2012

Epicor Software Corporation

Public or Private Cloud: The Choice is Yours
sponsored by Aerohive Networks
WHITE PAPER: This resource provides an overview of public, private and hybrid clouds, their key advantages and disadvantages, and tips that will help you select the best option for your organization.
Posted: 12 Apr 2013 | Published: 12 Apr 2013

Aerohive Networks

Managing requirements for cloud-based applications
sponsored by AppDynamics
EGUIDE: In this expert E-Guide, uncover key tips and tactics for managing requirements for cloud-based applications. Also inside, learn how you can customize Software-as-a-Service (SaaS) applications -- read on to learn more.
Posted: 21 Feb 2013 | Published: 21 Feb 2013

AppDynamics

Cloud backup solutions for VARs, MSPs: Three approaches
sponsored by Datto, Inc.
EGUIDE: VARs and MSPs hoping to get into cloud backup basically have three options: they can sell the cloud backup service; sell and manage the cloud backup service; or sell, manage and host the cloud itself.
Posted: 08 Feb 2013 | Published: 21 Jan 2013

Datto, Inc.

Cloud Disaster recovery Guide
sponsored by Datto, Inc.
EGUIDE: The burgeoning demand for Disaster Recovery as a Service (DRaaS) presents a hugely profitable opportunity to cloud providers− if you can avoid the pitfalls of rolling out an offering. Read this expert e-guide to uncover useful tips to help you successfully enter the DRaaS provider market and remain competitive.
Posted: 08 Feb 2013 | Published: 21 Jan 2013

Datto, Inc.

Security in Cloud Computing
sponsored by CSC
EGUIDE: This expert E-Guide explores the hesitations preventing many from moving to the cloud and offers considerations to keep in mind when using external CSPs for your security needs.
Posted: 25 Jan 2013 | Published: 25 Jan 2013

CSC

Best Practices for Cloud Security
sponsored by Qualys
WHITE PAPER: In this essential white paper, discover the benefits that your organization can realize by embracing cloud services, including more effective and cost-efficient security. Also inside, discover cloud cautions and pitfalls to avoid – read on now to learn more.
Posted: 22 Jan 2013 | Published: 31 Jan 2012

Qualys

Computer Weekly – 22 January 2013: Technology takes off at Heathrow Terminal 2
sponsored by ComputerWeekly.com
EZINE: In this week's Computer Weekly, we go behind the scenes at the building of Heathrow's high-tech Terminal 2 and hear from its CIO about the IT innovations. John Lewis saw 44% online sales growth over Christmas – we find out how the IT team delivered. And News International talks about moving its IT to Amazon's public cloud. Read the issue now.
Posted: 21 Jan 2013 | Published: 22 Jan 2013

ComputerWeekly.com

What manufacturers should know before moving to the cloud
sponsored by IQMS
EGUIDE: Taking advantage of SaaS and PaaS cloud computing options can help you reduce software costs. But before you dive in, there are few things you should consider. In this e-guide, Forrester Research senior analyst Glenn O'Donnell, IDC Manufacturing Insights vice president Bob Parker, and other industry experts share their insights.
Posted: 16 Jan 2013 | Published: 08 Jan 2013

IQMS
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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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