Continuous Delivery, SaaS, and Robots

I’ll say it straight—SaaS systems should ship with an option to have a high number of free non-interactive service account “users.”I previously wrote about All you can eat software licenses when doing Continuous Delivery. Well, a similar problem extends for situations where you ...

Pitfalls in the SaaS Model

If you're considering the cloud as part of your app, keep these challenges and potential pitfalls in mind — as well as how to make sure you don't get bitten.Are Google apps, Oracle, and Amazon Web Services familiar to you? These names have become household names in this digital age. ...

Cloud and Saas Licensing 101

If you're using cloud services, make sure you're getting the most out of your SLA. Negotiate, collaborate, and be sure to read the fine print.In an environment powered primarily by SaaS applications and cloud services, the devil is in the details. Cloud and SaaS licensing is one detail ...

Software as a service

Software as a service (SaaS; pronounced /sæs/[1]) is a software licensing and delivery model in which software is licensed on a subscription basis and is centrally hosted.[2][3] It is sometimes referred to as "on-demand software",[4] and was formerly referred to as "software plus services ...