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Will Working in the Cloud Work for Microsoft Office 365?

by Steve Crawford  |  June 28, 2017

Office 365 has boldly shifted Microsoft's focus to the cloud.  But about half its customers are not as bold, stubbornly staying on-premises or evaluating options. Microsoft could have stayed right...

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How to Tune your SaaS Business Model

by Steve Crawford  |  June 14, 2017

Three key performance metrics, across different stages of growth, form the foundation of a successful SaaS business model. Technology business unit leaders (especially those new to SaaS) need to understand...

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Mobile Offline: Back to the Future

by Robert Desisto  |  January 8, 2016

Roughly 3 years ago I started receiving Gartner client inquires about support CRM apps supporting mobile offline mode access for smartphones and tablets. The two most common reasons were mobile salespeople needed access...

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Gartner Special Report: Defining Cloud SaaS Application Risks and Benefits

by Robert Desisto  |  June 29, 2015

Gartner has just released a Special Report: Defining Cloud SaaS Application Risks and Benefits.  The Special Report consists of a number specific research items that will help companies develop and successfully deliver...

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Is the Definition of SaaS that Important?

by Robert Desisto  |  April 30, 2015

I often get calls from clients asking me if particular vendor is a true SaaS vendor or not. The problem is the answer is not that simple. Regardless of the...

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Farewell... for now

by Jonah Kowall  |  February 2, 2015

I wanted to wish everyone happy trails. I've decided to move on to a new set of challenges, and in order to do that I must step down from my...

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New Research : Implement Mobile Application Performance Monitoring for App Analytics and App Quality Visibility

by Jonah Kowall  |  November 19, 2014

We've published new research on mobile application performance monitoring (APM), this research highlights some of the changes in the market over the last year since we published our first notes...

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AppDynamics AppSphere 2014 - Wrap-up

by Jonah Kowall  |  November 15, 2014

Sorry for the delay, it's been crazy for the last week to say the least. Last week I was able to attend the inaugural AppDynamics user conference, AppSphere. It was...

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Ruxit is an impressive new SaaS delivered APM offering

by Jonah Kowall  |  October 7, 2014

Compuware APM (now Dynatrace) has a new product and brand they are treating internally like a startup. This new software product has been in the works for a while and...

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Cool Vendor Pick of the Week: Renesys Reborn as “Dyn Internet Intelligence”

by Jonah Kowall  |  September 16, 2014

        Former 2013 APM cool vendor Renesys was recently bought by Dyn http://dyn.com/blog/dyn-acquires-renesys-the-global-authority-on-internet-intelligence-2/. You would not be too far off in saying Dyn, who's known for DNS services,...

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