SaaS (Software as a Service) can be defined as a software model in which applications are centrally hosted in a cloud computing environment. It is over the internet that the users access these applications. This type of cloud computing helps to cut down costs and makes deployment easy. Thus, it is used as a common delivery model by most of the business applications these days. This subset of cloud computing is based on the principle of the external infrastructure being used by the customer.
SaaS can deliver significant savings for many reasons. IT gets rid of the upfront cost of purchase and installation as well as ongoing costs from staff and other associated expenses from maintenance and upgrades.
Software as a Service (SaaS) offers the services to any user with access to a mobile app or a web browser. These users can thus easily access the services from any place in the world. Unique features of this kind of cloud computing make it the best choice for IT businesses. It is highly convenient for its user as it can be accessed from any place and at any time, provided your device is connected to the internet.
With this software model, you are ensured of automatic updates and don’t need to install any other software. It also helps you to save lots of money that is otherwise spent on software and hardware installations. You no longer require any manpower to manage it. Another important characteristic of this software model is that it is flexible and can easily meet the needs of your organization. It is ideal for all range of applications ranging from small business to enterprise level applications.
All products and services offered by SHAAIT, are SaaS based in which you’ll need to pay a yearly fee to keep it alive and to maintain and upgrade the platform and software to the latest web standards and offer you ongoing support. If you require to own the rights of the software or service, you may consider buying a source-code license which allows you to host it on your server and have access to the source code directly and sell royalties to your own clients.