Blog - Advantages of Software as a Service (SaaS) Model
As you all knew Software as a Service is allowing individual to access the software application from any device via internet connection or a web browser. In simple terms, its user renting a software instead of procuring it, besides user can pay subscription fee levied for monthly or yearly usage. In SaaS business model the application will be hosted by a service provider and made available for customers over a network, in-fact it will deliver the same functionality as if you own in on-premise systems.
In the business environment integration of Software as a Service (SaaS) model will lead to gains such as Cost, Time, Scalability & Accessibility and Compatibility. The best part of this SaaS application is its capability to alter data fields, change UI, and enable/disable the required business process features on need.
At first, It eliminates the cost of purchase/installation, in addition on-going costs required for maintenance and upgrades. Secondly, it’s affordable for businesses as they need to pay only for the consumption & not for unused licensing. Highly advantageous for SMB’s as it lets them procure a software which would have not been possible through traditional methods.
Just an internet connection and possessing a log-in credential to access the application is enough and so its said to save money. Further businesses that opts for SaaS model need not worry about maintenance/ upgrades whereas the vendor / service provider himself will see to all those. It reduces the downtime required while we upgrade a software and allows workforce to adopt quickly.
Scalability & Accessibility
Resources can access the software from any device easily with internet. As it’s pay-as-you-go model user can get enormous flexibility and options. Changing usage plan is quite easy & you can do it immediately, no need to give any prior notice for the software vendor.
SaaS adoption reduces version discrepancies and saves time & money of users. As it comes with best practices you can simply log-on to the services and eliminating problems due to software non maintenance and incompatibility.
Like all other technology solutions, Software as a Service can increase productivity. For more details you can Contact Us.