Holiday season could increase demand for SaaS, expert says  [09/30/2009]
Cloud computing and software-as-a-service (SaaS) solutions have already emerged as a popular option for businesses that are interested in reducing IT costs without sacrificing performance.
Salesforce.com, CODA to deliver cloud computing-based finance and accounting apps  [09/30/2009]
Building on the considerable success of its SaaS-based customer relationship management offerings, enterprise cloud computing company Salesforce.com announced on Wednesday that it has partnered with Unit 4 Agresso, parent company of financial software firm CODA, to create a new company that provides financial and accounting applications in the cloud.
Recession has not hurt green IT initiatives, survey says  [09/29/2009]
An increasing amount of businesses are starting to pursue green initiatives, especially in their IT departments, with strategies such as cloud computing and data center consolidation in particular seeing a good amount of attention, according to a recent survey from RackSpace.
Zoho merges CRM and internal collaboration with SaaS-based discussion forums  [09/29/2009]
Zoho, a provider of software-as-a-service (SaaS)-based business applications, has taken customer relationship management (CRM) and internal business collaboration one step further with the recent launch of its Zoho Discussions application, which allows companies to create internal and external community forums.
Manufacturing association saves $280k by outsourcing IT, consolidating servers  [09/28/2009]
With the recession causing many businesses, both large and small, to rework some of their operations and business models for the sake of cutting costs, anything that reduces operating expenses without sacrificing performance can be considered a valuable - and, in many cases, vital - strategy.
NewVoiceMedia integrates call center with Salesforce.com SaaS platform  [09/28/2009]
The rapid development and growth of software-as-a-service (SaaS) has presented an entirely new set of possibilities for IT infrastructure and services.
Smart data center management saves the world and the balance sheet  [09/28/2009]
With the increased focus on environmental impact and carbon footprints, reducing energy consumption has become an important goal for many businesses.
As cloud computing grows, businesses look for cloud-specific security options  [09/25/2009]
As the cloud computing and software-as-a-service (SaaS) markets continue to rapidly expand, the question of security has become an increasingly popular - and important - issue.
SaaS could revolutionize enterprise IT departments, expert says  [09/24/2009]
As an increasing number of CIOs and executives turn to cloud computing and software-as-a-service (SaaS) for help with reducing IT costs and deployment times, some industry experts are beginning to wonder what this trend will mean for the future of the IT sector.
Executives talking the talk of green IT, not walking the walk  [09/24/2009]
Although many executives place green IT initiatives on the top of their priority lists, they are not doing enough to reduce IT energy consumption, according to a poll released this week by IT research and advisory firm Gartner.