By Laura García/Content Manager Near BPO
Lately, efficiency and productivity are top priorities for most enterprises. SaaS or Software as a Service has become an easier and more cost-effective way of acquiring software services without most of the costly, and in some cases inefficient, traditional software. In this article, we are going to explain some of the best benefits of SaaS.
Software as a Service is basically a service that allows you to have all the benefits that before SaaS was created, was very expensive and inaccessible for most people, and even small enterprises. A very clear example is the way we used to buy licenses to have access to most software. We used to pay a considerable amount of money in order to have its services, and even then we would have to pay extra money for the updates. All this talk about money lead us to the first benefit of SaaS Development:
You Can Save a Lot of Money
This is probably one of the most important characteristics of SaaS; it is affordable for almost everyone in need of software services. Usually, software’s providers charge monthly, or if it is convenient for the client, annually. This gives the user the possibility of acquiring software services according to their needs, which lead us to introduce the second benefit.
SaaS Is Scalable
This means that you only pay for what you use and need. SaaS is flexible; it expands or decreases in accordance with your needs.
The Updates Are Included in Your Payment
As we mentioned before, we used to pay for the updates in the traditional software. With SaaS, we have access to the developer updates as soon as they launch them, and at no extra cost.
SaaS Is Everywhere (No, is not some kind of God, but almost)
You can access your services from anywhere in the world, as long as you have an internet connection, preferably bandwidth.
If you have a small or medium business, SaaS is actually a good option to keep your data and information safe. You save on security, infrastructure, and IT personnel.
In the long run, SaaS is very feasible if you cannot or don’t want to invest large sums of money in infrastructure, licenses, and personnel. With SaaS, you can have all the benefits of traditional software, plus more security, free updates, and availability 24/7 from anywhere in the world. If you have further doubts about SaaS development or how it works don’t doubt about contacting us, we can help you.