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Analysis of a new information systems outsourcing practice: software-as-a-service business model
by David C. Chou, Amy Y. Chou
International Journal of Information Systems and Change Management (IJISCM), Vol. 2, No. 4, 2007


Abstract: Software-as-a-Service (SaaS) is an emerging business model that delivers software applications to users through web-based technology. Adopting SaaS applications allow companies to dramatically save their Information Technology (IT) costs. This paper discusses the concepts and applications of services, SaaS, outsourcing and their economic implications. SaaS can be adopted as an excellent outsourcing model since it exhibits the technological and economic benefits of IT services.

Online publication date: Tue, 04-Mar-2008


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