- Written by GeekBox IT
- Published: 17 May 2023
Software is extremely important for businesses, so when you are creating the strategy and roster of applications you plan to use, you need to be smart about it. One way you can make the most out of your technology budget is to consider Software-as-a-Service (SaaS). With SaaS, your business can get the digital assets it needs at a price you can afford. Let’s discuss what makes SaaS so valuable for businesses.
Major Accessibility Benefits
While you don’t necessarily need an Internet connection to gain access to software your business needs, to get the most dynamic features, you will. Furthermore, more people are working from home (or outside the office) today. With the tides of business going the way of the remote or hybrid worker, having anywhere, anytime access to the applications your employees depend on is important. One of the greatest benefits of SaaS—and cloud computing in general—is that users can access it securely from anywhere they have access to the Internet. This means that workers can quite literally work from anywhere.
Flexible and Scalable Computing
As your business evolves, your computing will need to undergo alterations. SaaS applications not only provide your employees with access to the tools they need, it provides a way to quickly scale for growth. SaaS applications are typically billed per user, per month, so adding or removing accounts from month-to-month to meet your needs isn’t a problem.
Cloud computing is known for its value. One of the most valuable parts of SaaS offerings is the fact that the underlying technology that allows your SaaS applications to run is managed, maintained, and backed up by the provider. This not only provides the optimal uptime and performance of the technology, it means that it is protected against breach and loss; a major benefit for businesses.
If you would like more information about Software-as-a-Service, or if you have questions about your business’ technology at all, feel free to reach out to the IT professionals at GeekBox IT today at (336) 790-1000.