software as a service

12月 202018

Across the business world, software as a service (SaaS) has redefined the way that people think about licencing software. In the past, licencing enterprise software was a major undertaking, but now the time-to-value has dropped from months to days. The trade-off is that organizations that buy SaaS will get an [...]

Software as a service bridges the analytic maturity gap in the cloud was published on SAS Voices by David Annis

9月 072018

PC Magazine defines the broad industry term Software as a Service (SaaS) as, “Software that is rented rather than purchased. Instead of buying applications and paying for periodic upgrades, SaaS is subscription based, and upgrades are automatic during the subscription period.” SaaS, according to the same source, is ideally suited [...]

Does software as a service work for analytics? was published on SAS Voices by David Annis

5月 032016

There’s no such thing as a free app. “What?” I hear you say, “but I download free apps all the time!” So then why do organisations spend considerable time and effort creating free apps? Often their goal is to collect data and turn it into money. Consider this example. There’s […]

Three ways to monetise your data was published on SAS Voices.

3月 292016

In 2012, the value of big data equity in the UK was estimated at £12 billion a year or 0.7 percent of the annual Gross Domestic Product (GDP). Four years flew by and the second report by the Centre for Economics and Business Research (Cebr) puts the opportunity at £46 […]

UK companies to benefit by £322 billion from big data and IoT – don’t miss out! was published on SAS Voices.

9月 142015

In today’s information economy, the ability to engage and develop meaningful digital relationships is fundamental to any business. A growing number of organisations, including small-to-medium sized enterprises, are investing in easy-to-use analytical software and services to extract insights from data about their business. As a result, we're now experiencing the […]

Why we’re creating 150 new jobs in Ireland was published on SAS Voices.