IBM Cloud SaaS Thought Leadership

Featured IBM Cloud SaaS Thought Leadership Webinars

A Pacesetter Perspective: How SaaS is Fueling Powerful Competitive Advantage

A recent global SaaS study found that 47 percent of the cloud leaders surveyed discovered how SaaS can help them achieve competitive advantage. Listen how Safeguard World International, AMD and Ryder Systems Inc have leveraged SaaS in their organizations.

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Podcast: IBM Global SaaS Study

Steve Rogers, Director of the IBM Center for Applied Insights, talks with Craig Hayman, General Manager for IBM Software Industry Solutions, about how companies are using SaaS for better decision making, increased collaboration, and market-focused agility.

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Featured IBM Cloud SaaS Thought Leadership White Papers

eBook: SaaS Study

This paper showcases a global IBM survey of senior decision makers whose organizations have implemented SaaS. Among survey respondents, the Pacesetters are experiencing new, broader benefits resulting in powerful competitive advantage.

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Turbocharge your business with Software as a service

Market forces are driving business leaders to innovate, and fast. Cloud solutions, and specifically Software as a Service, can be a key enabler for accelerating the innovation process. Learn how sales, finance, marketing, procurement, and supply chain leaders are leveraging SaaS.

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Make your business Smarter with Cloud based Analytics

SaaS has great potential as a delivery method for business analytics. In a recent webinar, professionals from IBM and fabric.com discussed how SaaS can be a versatile and capable vehicle for advanced business analytics.

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Connecting People with Collaborative Business Networks Through SaaS

Becoming a “social business” can transform your operations, improving collaboration, responsiveness and business processes. CEOs are prioritizing this transformation and adoption of new technologies. SaaS solutions can deliver social tools that were impossible just a few years ago.

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An Executive Point of View: Transforming your Business with Software as a Service

Customers are more demanding, the competitive landscape is more dynamic, and the very structure of companies is evolving rapidly. What can executives and business leaders do to stay ahead of the curve? Read this eBook to find out how software as a service (SaaS) can transform your business into a more competitive, customer-centric organization.

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Embracing SaaS: A Blueprint for IT Success

This eBook outlines compelling approaches for CIOs to establish and lead a defined software-as-a-service (SaaS) strategy for their companies in order to meet line-of-business (LoB) needs for innovation and agility. In this eBook, we share key success factors for CIOs that can help them and their organizations take best advantage of the opportunities inherent in SaaS solution deployment. We show how making this shift is consistent with achieving organizational goals.

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Featured IBM Cloud SaaS Thought Leadership Perspectives Videos

IBM Cloud: Accelerate business with Software as a Service

The IBM Cloud offers more than 100 software as a service solutions, helping to accelerate business and allow teams to work smarter.

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Princess Cruises collaborates across the globe in the IBM cloud

Norm Ayers, Director of Emergency Response and Social Projects at Princess Cruises explains how IBM and the Cloud helped the company rapidly scale its infrastructure and respond to the growing need to collaborate across their globally diverse enterprise.

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Brunswick Moves Messaging and Collaboration to the IBM cloud

Gerry Orten, Jr, Electronic Messaging Manager at Brunswick talks about why Brunswick moved to the IBM cloud.

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SafeGuard World International Collaborates in the IBM Cloud

Cynthia Foster, Vice President of Organizational Excellence at SafeGuard World International describes how SafeGuard is using an integrated IBM and Trilog Group SaaS solution to easily share and collaborate with people both inside and outside of their organization and to rapidly scale and deploy their infrastructure in response to the company's high growth.

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IBM Cloud SaaS solutions: Enabling IT innovation

SaaS puts the customer in the driver seat -- and that's the way it should be. Companies become more agile through cloud and SaaS solutions, able to react quickly to customer demands and changes in the marketplace. Companies employing SaaS solutions are also quick to learn it's a very cost-effective strategy. With SaaS solutions on IBM Cloud, companies receive a flexible platform for fast implementation through a cost-effective approach. And since this means decision-makers are no longer reliant on dated IT delivery cycles, it's no wonder that companies everywhere are looking to the cloud.

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IBM Global SaaS Study Video

This video introduces the IBM Global SaaS study conducted by the Center for Applied Insights. The study reveals how companies are using Software as a Service for better decision making, increased collaboration, and market-focused agility.

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Featured IBM Cloud SaaS Thought Leadership Infographs

Infograph: SaaS takes center stage

SaaS continued its impressive growth cycle in 2013, delivering value across the enterprise. Learn how subsricption-based business applications are expected to make an even bigger impact in 2014 and beyond.

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Infograph: How SaaS is fueling powerful competitive advantage

This graphic highlights key points from a global IBM survey of senior decision makers whose organizations have implemented SaaS. Among survey respondents, the Pacesetters are experiencing new, broader benefits resulting in powerful competitive advantage.

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Infograph: SaaS for Merchandisers

Retail merchants are embracing Software as a Service and cloud solutions to optimize price, promotion, and assortment decisions driving revenue, profit and customer loyalty.

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