With eye on cloud standard, Apprenda offers free downloadable version of SaaS application server
June 1, 2010

Apprenda, a software as a service (SaaS) middleware provider, is now offering a free downloadable SaaS stack that provides much of the functionality of its flagship SaaSGrid, an application server for on-demand apps. Read more

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Ariba steps up cloud efforts with StartContracts, on-demand contract management for SMBs
May 18, 2010

Ariba, the spend and procurement management solutions provider, hopes small- to mid-sized businesses will take their enthusiasm for cloud computing to the business processes around contract management. Read more

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Just-in-Time Resourcing provides strategic and productive visibility into professional services staffing decisions
May 13, 2010

Listen to the podcast. Find it on iTunes/iPod and Podcast.com. Read a full transcript or download a copy. Sponsor: Compuware. Read more

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Delivering data analytics through Workday SaaS ERP apps empowers business managers at actual decision points
May 8, 2010

Listen to the podcast. Find it on iTunes/iPod and Podcast.com. Read a full transcript or download a copy. Sponsor: Workday. Read more

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Private cloud computing nudges enterprises closer to ‘IT as a service’, process orientation and infrastructure outsourcing
April 8, 2010

So-called “private cloud computing” actually consists of many maturing technologies, a variety of architectural approaches, and a slew of IT methodologies, many of which have been in development for 20 years or more. Read more

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Your PC, our software… – It’s all about Bring your own PC to work
July 26, 2009

Managed services, software on demand (SoD), software as a service (SaaS), knowledge as a service (KaaS)… and many, many more. They all have something common: they are all about outsourcing intangible assets. What about outsourcing tangibles, as IT hardware for instance? Well, there is also quite a new concept on the market. It is called Bring your own PC to work Read more

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HRIS and SaaS are driving the HRO industry
May 13, 2009

An AMR research tabled in 2009 indicates that the multi-process HRO market grew by 24% in 2007 and almost by the same rates in 2008 and 2009, respectively despite the market slowdown. Interestingly, a big chunk of these contracts came to India.
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