SaaS stands for Software as a Service. This is a major revolution in the world of information technology consisting in providing services or software through the Web rather than as part of a desktop application or "client-server ".
The SaaS concept, which appeared in the early 2000s, is promoted to take the place of the Application Service Provider (ASP).
The real value of ICT goods lies in their use, not in their possession!
In times of crisis, the return on investment (ROI), reducing the total cost of ownership (TCO) and the short time of recovery of investments in new technologies are very decisive factors. .
Small amongst the greater, DS Improve uses its difference to grow
IT infrastructure management, specific tailored development, internet communication, outsourcing of consultants ... and R & D. Today, very few SMEs in the sector (40 employees, 2 million EUR in 2008) can afford to develop an R & D business. DS Improve makes it a point of honor.
All means to reduce costs are welcome. And also the fact to encourage employees to use their private laptop. And by doing this, hope to reduce some maintenance costs ...
Virtualize to save money. Our servers are only used between 5% and 15%, the rest of the time they are waiting for jobs ... while consuming!
Virtualization has become the most popular ecological initiative estimates
Enterprise Management Associates in a study conducted in September 2008.
The firm also revealed that mastering consumption of servers is the method providing the best return on investment, with savings of about 14% ...
According to APC, the system design is more important than the choice of power and cooling equipment.
Eco-efficiency? A matter of concept!
The power consumption of a system is NOT determined by the effectiveness of its different components! The main approach to reduce consumption is NOT to look at the effectiveness of these components!
The Open Source is from now on in the middle of any information system. Better, it becomes the backbone of the pre-owned softwares, claims Forrester Research. 72% of the questioned companies are conscious that the pre-owned software publishers integrate more and more Open Source bricks in their commercial products - in some cases, this is the reason why it enters the company. If 39% of the companies already combine open and pre-owned softwares, 32% finally prefer a purely Open Source environment.
For one data processing manager on four (24%), the simplification of the operating systems and the delivery of the applications are the principal advantages of the virtualization.
And Symantec, which recently probed the market, adds that one on five questioned person (20%) quotes rather the cost reduction as first advantage.
And for the others? Abstinence, doubts or carryforward… The costs related to virtualilzation remain the principal barrier to its generalized adoption, according to 22% of the probed managers.
L’accompagnement joue un rôle majeur dans la réussite de projets décisionnels. A la suite de l’acquisition du logiciel, cet accompagnement a en effet pour but d’aider les entreprises à toutes les étapes du déploiement: conseil, support, formation, etc. Mais en quoi cela consiste-t-il précisément, et quelles sont les bonnes pratiques à déployer ainsi que les précautions à prendre?
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