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2 December 2009


  • It's easy enough to throw out "security issues" as a reason not to go SaaS, but what in particular concerns you with regard to this issue?

    OnState Communications

  • Isn't SaaS just what we used to call timesharing in the old days? Pay by the Cpu or connect time was the old model, then the move towards client server with the introduction of the intelligent workstation ie PC in the early 80's. Now history repeats itself as SaaS using the web as opposed to dial up

  • @Shawn
    I'm fine with SaaS for bank specific products with vendors that are used to banking levels of security. Do I want to store banking data in a generic cloud storage service? No.

    Yes Rick, what's old is new again. The pendulum swings back and forth.