Archive of August 2008

How To Choose Your Software As A Service (SaaS) Provider

The number of companies offering web-delivered Software as a service (SaaS) continues to grow with a stream of new providers and services- from general office IT platforms with calendaring and file sharing to specialized functions like finance and email marketing. The benefits of using SaaS over traditional software that appeal to many small businesses include […]

The Unique Needs Of Subscription Based Services

The growth of the Software as a Service (SaaS) business model has created a whole industry of companies that bill customers on a subscription basis. These companies have varying degrees of complexity to their service offerings and how they manage and charge for them – whether it’s by number of users, transactions, sales, etc.- and […]

Ten Years of Email

By David Strom This week Google’s Gmail crossed the 7 GB storage threshold – meaning that anyone can get a mailbox with at least that much storage, and for free, too. (The size continues to increase slightly each day, wonder of wonders.) It made me stop and think about how much my email habits have […]