by SAP AG
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Published on: February 14, 2008
Type of content: WHITE PAPER
Length: 11 pages
Software as a Service (SaaS) is a highly-touted model for acquiring, using and paying for business functionality. Its best-known characteristics are its relative speed to implementation and low upfront costs for acquisition and deployment. As a result, SaaS is widely adopted for a variety of business and IT functions.
This paper considers the business advantages of moving to a Software as a Service (SaaS) model for improving business operations, and to better meet the challenges of growth, competition and regulatory compliance faced by small-to-midsize businesses.