Oracle refreshes entire SaaS line, aiming to fuel cloud momentum

As the migration of enterprises to the cloud picks up steam, Oracle is intent on keeping up. It has taken to refreshing its SaaS applications twice a year, bringing them up to feature parity with its on-premises software and adding brand-new features for e-commerce and internet-centric supply chain management. Oracle Cloud Applications Release 13, announced […] Read more »

IDG Contributor Network: How SaaS abandonment is killing your enterprise bottom line

Ten years ago every company bought enterprise software, often in abundance. Today, 96% of organizations have now shelved some or all of it. While buying software is daunting, it is essential for competing in increasingly sophisticated industries. The right software stack can give companies a competitive advantage, and because it is so much easier to […] Read more »

This site aims to be the Yelp of the SaaS world

Online reviews have already transformed the way people choose everything from restaurants to respiratory therapists, and now SaasGenius wants to do the same for enterprise software in the cloud. This week the company will launch a beta version of its service, and it invites participants to submit reviews of business software in 12 different categories. […] Read more »

Nice SaaS, Amazon Web Services tells Italian software developer

Amazon Web Services has agreed to buy Nice, an Italian vendor of high-performance computing software and services to extend its as-a-service offering. It’s Amazon.com’s second acquisition within six months of a software vendor that can put its cloud computing platform to new uses. The last was Elemental Technologies, in September.  Nice is a niche outfit, […] Read more »

What is SaaS? Well, neither S stands for Sexy

Bob Brown/NetworkWorld VC David Beisel: Who’s the SaaSiest of them all? NextView Ventures partner David Beisel summed up the newly renamed Boston Innovators Group’s gathering that he organized on Thursday night as “a very SaaSy night” and he was right. All 8 featured startups at the event held at the innovation-infused Boston Seaport’s communal District […] Read more »

Global Financial Services Firm Chooses DataServ for SaaS Purchase to Pay Automation

St. Louis, MO (PRWEB) June 29, 2015 DataServ, the global Software as a Service (SaaS) enterprise content management (ECM) provider of document and process automation solutions, has been selected to provide Purchase to Pay (P2P) automation to a global financial services firm. DataServ’s SaaS P2P automation solution includes digital mailroom services, […] Read more »