Category: Software as a service (SaaS)

Deployment Models, Hybrid Cloud, Service Models, Software as a service (SaaS)

Comprehensive strategy for enterprise cloud: Where power meets flexibility

August 13, 2019

Via: Thoughts on Cloud

Enterprises have embraced the cloud: according to the 2018 IDG Cloud Computing study, 73 percent of enterprises surveyed now host at least a portion of their enterprise computing infrastructure on the cloud, and many have lifted and shifted their simplest […]

Global Cloud, Service Models, Software as a service (SaaS)

Your cloud-based application could be a profitable product

August 2, 2019

Via: InfoWorld Cloud Computing

In the world of application development, there is enterprise grade and product grade. If you’ve never heard those terms before, you’re not alone. Product grade software means a software system built at such a high degree of quality that it’s […]

Platform as a service (PaaS), Service Models, Software as a service (SaaS)

Cloud spending becoming more concentrated among the big guns: AWS, Microsoft Azure, Google Cloud

July 31, 2019

Via: ZDnet

Public cloud spending is increasingly being concentrated among the top five providers and the consolidation of wallet share is even more intense in infrastructure- and platform-as-a-service, according to IDC data. IDC reported that the top five public cloud providers accounted […]

Deployment Models, Private Cloud, Service Models, Software as a service (SaaS)

ServiceNow says it will run its full SaaS platform on Microsoft’s Azure plus its own cloud

July 9, 2019

Via: ZDnet

Cloud-automation platform vendor ServiceNow is planning to make its full software-as-a-service platform available on Microsoft’s Azure in addition to its own private cloud. The July 9 announcement is an expansion of an alliance between the two companies originally announced last […]

Deployment Models, Hybrid Cloud, Service Models, Software as a service (SaaS)

Accelerating enterprise cloud adoption with application modernization

July 9, 2019

Via: Thoughts on Cloud

Despite the significant benefits of cloud computing, which include cost savings, agility, elasticity and standardization, to name a few, some companies are struggling with their cloud journey. Most have successfully adopted a few software-as-a-service (SaaS) solutions, built cloud-native digital capabilities […]

Service Models, Software as a service (SaaS)

SaaS data protection provider Druva nabs $130M, now at a $1B+ valuation, acquiring CloudLanes

June 20, 2019

Via: Tech Crunch

As businesses continue to move more of their computing and data to the cloud, one of the startups that has made a name for itself as a provider of cloud-based solutions to protect and manage those IT assets has raised […]

Service Models, Software as a service (SaaS)

Cisco offers cloud-based security for SD-WAN resources

June 12, 2019

Via: Network World Cloud Computing

As many companies look to SD-WAN technology to reduce costs, improve connectivity and streamline branch office access, one of the key requirements will be solid security technologies to protect corporate resources. At its Cisco Live customer event here this week, […]

Service Models, Software as a service (SaaS)

Enabling agile embedded integrations in SaaS applications

May 24, 2019

Via: CompareTheCloud

The current issue is that the creation and maintenance of integration with other apps and services is a developer-intensive task, which doesn’t scale well without additional or dedicated resources. Integration solutions exist, but how do you go about finding the […]

Service Models, Software as a service (SaaS)

NexJ delivers CRM for wealth management as a service with IBM Cloud

April 25, 2019

Via: Thoughts on Cloud

In the financial services industry, a firm that uses technology to differentiate its business most often has an advantage over the competition. Today, firms are increasingly focused on cognitive services and intelligent analytics that can be used to deliver better […]

Service Models, Software as a service (SaaS)

OpenStack Stein: A new cool drink of open-source cloud

April 12, 2019

Via: ZDnet

While OpenStack is concerned with more than just Infrastructure-as-a-Service (IaaS) cloud these days, it’s still primarily an open-source cloud open-source consortium. In its latest release, OpenStack Stein, the cloud comes with significant network management, bare metal, and containers improvements. For […]