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August 27, 2013
In this Q&A, author Thomas Erl explains why -- and how -- companies should get smarter about portability, security and other cloud migration risks.
September 01, 2011
Salesforce.com's sandbox environment went down for six days last week. Does that impact your company's SLA with the company? Many are unsure.
August 31, 2010
Developing a SaaS ERP RFP is different from on-premise, requiring more attention to the vendor’s financial viability. Organizations also need to pay attention to service-level agreements.
March 04, 2010
RightNow pledged no shelfware, the ability to flex up or down on licenses, and five-year price certainty. It called on competitors to do the same.
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