SaaS (Software as a Service) http://talkincloud.com/taxonomy/term/7458/more en How the Cloud Shift Can Drive IT Procurement Strategy http://talkincloud.com/saas-software-service/how-cloud-shift-can-drive-it-procurement-strategy <div class="field-byline"> Eric Christopher, CEO, Zylo </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Today, the role of IT procurement has changed, largely due to the introduction of SaaS and other cloud- based delivery models that have changed the way organizations select and deploy technology. </div> <p><a href="http://talkincloud.com/saas-software-service/how-cloud-shift-can-drive-it-procurement-strategy" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://talkincloud.com/saas-software-service/how-cloud-shift-can-drive-it-procurement-strategy#comments Cloud Computing SaaS (Software as a Service) Tue, 21 Feb 2017 19:18:00 +0000 61311 at http://talkincloud.com Three Takeaways from SaaStr 2017 http://talkincloud.com/saas-software-service/three-takeaways-saastr-2017 <div class="field-byline"> Tim McCormick, CEO, SaaSOptics </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Now in its third year, SaaStr has become the “must attend” event for anyone running or investing in a SaaS business. </div> <p><a href="http://talkincloud.com/saas-software-service/three-takeaways-saastr-2017" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://talkincloud.com/saas-software-service/three-takeaways-saastr-2017#comments Cloud Computing SaaS (Software as a Service) Wed, 15 Feb 2017 15:15:00 +0000 61141 at http://talkincloud.com Zenefits Cuts 45% of Staff as New CEO Pushes Changes http://talkincloud.com/saas-software-service/zenefits-cuts-45-staff-new-ceo-pushes-changes <div class="node-body article-body">The 430 job cuts announced Thursday are the third round of staff reductions for the human resources software maker in the past year.</div> <p><a href="http://talkincloud.com/saas-software-service/zenefits-cuts-45-staff-new-ceo-pushes-changes" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://talkincloud.com/saas-software-service/zenefits-cuts-45-staff-new-ceo-pushes-changes#comments Cloud Computing SaaS (Software as a Service) Thu, 09 Feb 2017 18:54:00 +0000 60981 at http://talkincloud.com A J James/DigitalVision/Thinkstock What MSPs Must Have for Customer Cloud Security http://talkincloud.com/cloud-computing-security/what-msps-must-have-customer-cloud-security <div class="field-deck"> SaaS defense remains top MSP issue as one misstep compromises the infrastructure </div> <div class="node-body article-body">With many MSPs responsible for a great and growing number of customer public cloud instances, it has become impossible to manually maintain security on them all. </div> <p><a href="http://talkincloud.com/cloud-computing-security/what-msps-must-have-customer-cloud-security" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://talkincloud.com/cloud-computing-security/what-msps-must-have-customer-cloud-security#comments Cloud Computing Cloud Computing Security SaaS (Software as a Service) Wed, 08 Feb 2017 16:00:00 +0000 60831 at http://talkincloud.com 5 Keys to Success: Advice from an Investor to SaaS Companies Coming of Age in 2017 http://talkincloud.com/saas-software-service/5-keys-success-advice-investor-saas-companies-coming-age-2017 <div class="node-body article-body">SaaS best practices continually morph and evolve, but there are five keys to success that SaaS founders often overlook. </div> <p><a href="http://talkincloud.com/saas-software-service/5-keys-success-advice-investor-saas-companies-coming-age-2017" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://talkincloud.com/saas-software-service/5-keys-success-advice-investor-saas-companies-coming-age-2017#comments Cloud Computing SaaS (Software as a Service) Tue, 07 Feb 2017 15:46:00 +0000 60891 at http://talkincloud.com The Growing Demand of Enterprise Cloud Applications http://talkincloud.com/saas-software-service/growing-demand-enterprise-cloud-applications <div class="node-body article-body">There is an increasing consumption of enterprise cloud applications in the public marketplace – this shift is the consumerization of enterprise apps.</div> <p><a href="http://talkincloud.com/saas-software-service/growing-demand-enterprise-cloud-applications" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://talkincloud.com/saas-software-service/growing-demand-enterprise-cloud-applications#comments Cloud Computing Cloud Services SaaS (Software as a Service) Wed, 01 Feb 2017 19:30:00 +0000 60661 at http://talkincloud.com Slack Offers a More Grown-Up Option for Businesses http://talkincloud.com/saas-software-service/slack-offers-more-grown-option-businesses <div class="node-body article-body">On Tuesday, the startup launched Enterprise Grid, a version of its chat app designed for companies with thousands of employees.</div> <p><a href="http://talkincloud.com/saas-software-service/slack-offers-more-grown-option-businesses" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://talkincloud.com/saas-software-service/slack-offers-more-grown-option-businesses#comments Cloud Companies SaaS (Software as a Service) Wed, 01 Feb 2017 14:41:00 +0000 60641 at http://talkincloud.com SaaS Management Firm BetterCloud Names Chief Business Strategy Officer http://talkincloud.com/saas-software-service/saas-management-firm-bettercloud-names-chief-business-strategy-officer <div class="node-body article-body">SaaS management provider BetterCloud announced on Monday that it has named Shreyas Sadalgi chief business strategy officer. </div> <p><a href="http://talkincloud.com/saas-software-service/saas-management-firm-bettercloud-names-chief-business-strategy-officer" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://talkincloud.com/saas-software-service/saas-management-firm-bettercloud-names-chief-business-strategy-officer#comments SaaS (Software as a Service) Mon, 30 Jan 2017 16:28:00 +0000 60571 at http://talkincloud.com Photos: Salesforce Opens Bellevue, Wash. Office http://talkincloud.com/saas-software-service/photos-salesforce-opens-bellevue-wash-office <div class="node-body gallery-body">Salesforce's new office will be home to one of the company’s largest Engineering & Innovation Hubs.</div> <p><a href="http://talkincloud.com/saas-software-service/photos-salesforce-opens-bellevue-wash-office" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://talkincloud.com/saas-software-service/photos-salesforce-opens-bellevue-wash-office#comments Cloud Companies SaaS (Software as a Service) Fri, 27 Jan 2017 18:37:00 +0000 60551 at http://talkincloud.com HPE to Acquire Cloud Cruiser to Measure Cloud Consumption http://talkincloud.com/saas-software-service/hpe-acquire-cloud-cruiser-measure-cloud-consumption <div class="node-body article-body">Cloud Cruiser, the San Jose, Calif.-based cloud software provider that helps businesses control cloud spend, has been acquired by HPE in a deal announced on Monday.</div> <p><a href="http://talkincloud.com/saas-software-service/hpe-acquire-cloud-cruiser-measure-cloud-consumption" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://talkincloud.com/saas-software-service/hpe-acquire-cloud-cruiser-measure-cloud-consumption#comments Cloud Computing Mergers and Acquisitions SaaS (Software as a Service) Mon, 23 Jan 2017 23:16:00 +0000 60371 at http://talkincloud.com