Category: Software as a service (SaaS)

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

Hyland’s acquisition of Alfresco software accelerates its path to cloud

September 11, 2020

Via: ZDnet

Hyland Software, best known for its OnBase and Perceptive content management portfolios, has just announced it will acquire Alfresco Software. Both vendors were named as “Leaders” in The Forrester Wave: ECM Content Platforms, Q3 2019 (subscription required). This is a […]

Service Models, Software as a service (SaaS)

ERP Software License versus Cloud ERP SaaS Subscription ─ Pros and Cons 

August 25, 2020

Via: Cloud Tweaks

Your software is an asset. Software vendors such as Oracle and SAP are pressing customers to replace existing enterprise applications in order to move to the vendor’s new platform. Yet, most companies have invested millions in their current ERP systems […]

Service Models, Software as a service (SaaS)

Cisco’s integrated security portfolio for cloud, email, and network simplifies and secures more

August 11, 2020

Via: CASB and Cloud Cybersecurity Solutions

It’s a pervasive fact of life these days that, while your employees, your customers, and your data may be everywhere, your cybersecurity operations team simply can’t do the same. The pervasive use of SaaS applications, an increasingly remote and roaming […]

Service Models, Software as a service (SaaS)

Organizations Leverage Fortinet SaaS Offerings for Advanced Security and Simplified Management

July 22, 2020

Via: CSO Online

As organizations look to enhance their on-premises and cloud security, they need the proper tools in place that don’t introduce risks and complexities. A study from IDG found that 48 percent of respondents believe that increased complexity is a primary […]

Service Models, Software as a service (SaaS)

SaaS and cloud stocks finally give back ground

July 13, 2020

Via: Tech Crunch

After a heated run, SaaS and cloud stocks dipped sharply during regular trading on Monday. According to the category-tracking Bessemer cloud index, public SaaS and cloud stocks dropped around 6.5% today, a material blow to the value of some of […]

Infrastructure as a service (IaaS), Service Models, Software as a service (SaaS)

The state of cloud computing in 2020

June 8, 2020

Via: Computerworld

Cloud computing is much more than a limitless expanse of servers and software you pay to use over the internet. The cloud has become a metaphor for modern computing itself, where everything is a service – which can connect and […]

Infrastructure as a service (IaaS), Service Models, Software as a service (SaaS)

NextCloud gets bigger and better with Nextcloud Hub 19

June 4, 2020

Via: ZDnet

I’ve used Nextcloud, a great open-source Infrastructure-as-a-Service (IaaS) cloud, for years on both my own on-premise and shared servers. It works well, it’s simple to set up, and it does the main job of replacing public cloud storage services such […]

Service Models, Software as a service (SaaS)

VMware, Dell add heft to on-prem cloud service

May 20, 2020

Via: Network World Cloud Computing

Aiming to help customers handle growing on-premises workloads, VMware and Dell EMC have bolstered their co-developed cloud software. First introduced in 2018, VMware Cloud on Dell EMC is intended to help enterpise customers move on-premises infrastructure and workloads to the […]

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

Microsoft’s last major Windows Terminal preview: Azure Cloud Shell, Settings updates

April 23, 2020

Via: ZDnet

Microsoft’s team behind Windows Terminal has released version 0.11 of the open-source command-line tool for developers who use Command Prompt, PowerShell, and the Windows 10 Windows Subsystem for Linux (WSL). This version will be the “last major update before the […]

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

Are you overengineering your cloud apps?

April 3, 2020

Via: InfoWorld Cloud Computing

Those of us who owned motorcycles over the years know that a “bone stock” bike won’t be stock for long. It’s common to replace the exhaust system with aftermarket, much louder pipes. Also, the seat is often swapped out for […]