Cloud Communications Terminology

Software-as-a-Service | SaaS

Software as a Service (SaaS) is a software licensing and delivery methodology in which software is licensed on a subscription basis (“on demand”) from the provider and is centrally hosted via the internet in the Cloud.

While companies have historically had to maintain hardware and software onsite, with large IT teams and responsibility for storage, security, and upgrades, SaaS has become the de facto standard, allowing companies to focus on their core business. SaaS further expands PaaS by giving end-users the ability to provision custom applications on top of hardware and native system resources.

See also: Cloud Computing,
Communications Platform as a Service | CPaaS,
Infrastructure-as-a-Service | IaaS,
Platform-as-a-Service | PaaS,
Unified Communications as a Service | UCaaS

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