Learn to Make Software-as-a-Service a Reality
Traditional software vendors are attempting to make the transition to Software as a Service (SaaS) delivery and startups are trying to get new SaaS solutions to market rapidly. But most vendors lack a reference model to guide them through the core issues and the expertise needed to build a profitable SaaS business.
Sand Hill Group is hosting a Web seminar to provide a reference model for SaaS enablement. The webinar will be held on April 7, 2005 at 10:00 a.m. PST. Speakers will be M.R. Rangaswami, Sand Hill Group co-founder; Amy Mizoras Konary, IDC, program director for software pricing licensing and delivery; and Todd Johnson, Jamcracker, president. Click here to register.
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