Posts Tagged ‘ traditional software ’

ERP Software: Own, Lease, or Rent – Part II

August 6, 2012
By guest blogger - Mike Silver
ERP Software: Own, Lease, or Rent – Part II

In the second of this two-part series discussing On-Premises, Hosting, and SaaS software, Guest Blogger Mike Silver casts some light on which of the three strategies makes the most sense. In the previous article, ERP Software: Own, Lease, or Rent, we compared on-premise software to owning, hosted software to leasing, and SaaS to renting....
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ERP Software: Own, Lease, or Rent?

August 3, 2012
By guest blogger - Mike Silver
ERP Software: Own, Lease, or Rent?

In the first of this two-part series discussing On-Premises, Hosting, and SaaS strategies, Guest Blogger Mike Silver examines how the three bear similarities to concepts that many business owners are already familiar with – that of owning, leasing, or renting their office space. We all know the difference between owning, leasing or renting when...
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Pagers, Cellphones, and Cloud ERP

June 5, 2012
By Edmund Tee
Pagers, Cellphones, and Cloud ERP

Reading the insightful article by our guest blogger Jason Carroll last week about how the ERP reseller scene is being changed by the Cloud, I can’t help but think back to the times when I had, ahem, a pager. Yes, I realize I am revealing my age here, and that the link between the...
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SaaS and Cloud Computing cost reminder

December 1, 2009
By manchester
SaaS and Cloud Computing cost reminder

An article in Manufacturing & Technology eJournal reminds us that SaaS and cloud computing can lower your costs. The chart, reproduced below, portrays several cost criteria and concludes that you need to consider SaaS vendors in your decision making process. ERP Cloud Considerations What the chart doesn’t show is the relative size of the...
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New Business Model for the ERP Dinosaur

November 11, 2009
By djohnson

Carl Mortished, World Business Editor for The Times, published an article entitled “Evolutionary clock is ticking for dinosaur model” (full article here). “SAP has cut 3,300 staff and is asking the rest to be more nimble and opportunistic. A key project is to use “cloud” computing, software delivered over the internet as a service...
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Software At Your Service

October 22, 2009
By admin

Software-as-a-Service (SaaS) allows customers to purchase software and services on-demand. SaaS differs from traditional software deployments where customers typically purchase a software license which they can deploy according to their needs (on a server, in a private cloud, on an external cloud, etc.) Software-At-Your-Service is a flexible software licensing and deployment model that allows...
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