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TechRadar™ For Sourcing & Vendor Management Professionals: Software-As-A-Service

CRM And Collaboration Are Growing, And Many New Categories Are On The Horizon, Q1 2009

March 12, 2009

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  • By Liz Herbert
  • with Christine Ferrusi Ross,
  • Philipp Karcher

Why Read This Report

As software-as-a-service (SaaS) becomes increasingly important to firms' application strategies, sourcing and vendor management professionals are taking ownership of the research, purchasing, negotiations, and ongoing vendor relationships for these solutions. To be successful in their roles, sourcing and vendor management professionals must therefore understand which SaaS application categories are taking off most quickly, which have the most potential for success, and which are looming on the horizon.

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Table of Contents

  • The State Of Software-As-A-Service
  • Why The Future Of SaaS Matters
  • Overview: Forrester's TechRadar For SaaS
  • SaaS: Expanding Into New Applications; Changing Traditional Software Models
  • Supplemental Material
  • Related Research Documents

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