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113 enterprise AI companies you should know

Enterprise companies comprise a $3.4 trillion market worldwide of which an increasingly larger share is being allocated to artificial intelligence technologies.<p>By our definition, “enterprise” technology companies create tools for workplace roles and functions that a large number of businesses use. …

SaaS

Data As A Service (DAAS) Market To Make Great Impact In Near Future by 2026

Data as a Service (DaaS) is a cloud service leverage to ensure the availability of critical data in a convenient, cost-effective manner to …

SaaS

Gentrack bolsters airport software range

Gentrack Group has bought Blip Systems and CA Plus to expand its airport software product range and customer base worldwide.<p>They are expected to …

Airports

How to Rotate Windows Screen With These 5 Ways

I honestly can’t think of a reason why you would need to rotate Windows screen, but I’m sure you can. Depending on what you’re going to do with your …

Linux

Five Ways SaaS Companies Can Achieve Proactive Customer Success

It seems so obvious: Businesses that take a proactive approach to customer success, going out of their way to anticipate customers' needs and offer …

SaaS

Download Starcraft for Free, Have Fun!

Do you remember Starcraft, the science fiction real-time strategy game for Mac and PC? The original Starcraft debuted in the land of the digital …

Mac Software

.:: C++ TCP Proxy Server - By Arash Partow ::.

Description<p>The C++ TCP Proxy server is a simple and high performance utility using the ASIO networking library, for proxying (tunneling or …

DevOps

Our YouTube Channel is (Finally) Awesome

We haven’t done much with YouTube, despite an amazing amount of video content we have from 3 SaaStr Annuals, 4 SaaStr CSS speaker series events, 4 …

SaaS

Unique Selling Propositions and Why They Work

The Unique Selling Proposition (USP) is a great way to sell your product. Most businesses come up with their slogans and USPs, but there's no reason …

SaaS

Using MCA and variable clustering in R for insights in customer attrition

Analytical challenges in multivariate data analysis and predictive modeling include identifying redundant and irrelevant variables. A recommended …

Data Analysis

Friday 5: Awesome paid Mac App Store apps

On this week’s edition of Friday 5, we explore several additional paid Mac App Store apps that I use on a regular basis. Apps include titles like Bumpr, which lets you choose the browser that links are opened in, along with Affinity Designer, a remarkably deep vector illustration app that can be …

Mac Software

SAP ERP vs. Oracle ERP: Which system is best for you?

When researching potential new ERP systems, SAP and Oracle are probably two of the most common options that you...<p>will come across. This is partially …

SaaS

Why IT is in Jeopardy

Change is the only constant, which IT professionals know all too well. However, as technology changes, their departments must too. Some IT …

SaaS

CloudHealth and AWS Marketplace SaaS Contracts

<i>By Samir Mehra</i><p>Those who attended AWS Summit San Francisco this week heard Amazon CTO Werner Vogels announce SaaS Contracts for AWS Marketplace (check …

SaaS

How to 'right-size' a company’s procurement value

We’ve all seen pictures of the business maturity S-curve. The startup stage is filled with innovation and adaptation. Gradually, the business …

SaaS

From Alibaba to Apache: RocketMQ’s Past, Present, and Future

Key Takeaways<p>From Alibaba to Apache, RocketMQ has evolved through three generations.<br>• RocketMQ, as a high throughput, high reliability, and low latency …

Open Source Software

AWS guards cloud position with customer-focused innovations

In the cloud business, there are giants. And, then, towering above them, there is Amazon Web Services. While AWS has captured the heart of the cloud …

SaaS

Learnings from 500 Startups workshop by Jason Lemkin

Recently we had an amazingly interesting workshop with Jason M. Lemkin. Jason is an icon in the world of SaaS. He’s 2x founder and VC. He was named …

SaaS

A Service Mesh for Kubernetes (Part 1): Top-Line Service Metrics

What is a service mesh, and how is it used by cloud-native apps—apps designed for the cloud? In this article, we’ll show you how to use linkerd as a …

DevOps

Microservice Usage Logging with Openresty and Google BigQuery

Here at Descartes Labs, we have been using the microservice architecture in building out our platform. If you are unfamiliar with microservices, they …

DevOps

Stages Dash Head Unit and Link Software – First Look – Sea Otter 2017

Stages have been around for a number of years now, providing power meters for a number of top cycling athletes, including Jared Graves, Richie Rude …

Mountain Biking

Understanding The Impact Of Mergers And Acquisitions On Firm Values

M&A impact on EV/EBITDA.<p>Evidence of negative medium-run M&A effects and positive instantaneous M&A impact on firm values.<p>EV moves faster relative to …

SaaS

3 Simple Tips for Pricing SaaS Products In The Early Days

Determining your pricing for mid market and enterprise customers in the early days of a SaaS company is really hard and the right answer is different …

SaaS

Is There a No Man's Land in SaaS ACVs?

A founder asked me recently if a dead zone in ACVs exist around the $10k price point. Yesterday, I listened to a podcast in which an executive …

SaaS

New Relic: Over 50% Discount To The Recently Acquired Peer

Not all SaaS businesses are equal - NEWR possesses top class underlying fundamentals which are not appreciated by the market.<p>Exceptional revenue …

SaaS

Optimizing the SaaS Funnel from Top to Bottom

In my talk at the 2017 SaaStr Annual conference, my goal was to offer a simple model of a SaaS business and highlight key areas for optimization …

SaaS

5 Website Monitoring Best Practices

If you're just starting to implement a website monitoring tool to better understand and improve website performance, there are certain best practices you should take into consideration. Your website monitoring tool will tell you how quickly people engage with your website, what paths they take to …

Web Design

4 SaaS Solutions to Help Your IT Department

Feature: Page (1) of 1 - 04/20/17<p>Though IT teams are overloaded, pressure increases as they are responsible for company innovation. A recent study …

SaaS

How to Monetize an API – The Event Log

How to Monetize an API Platform<p>I’ve been studying API companies Stripe and Twilio since they hit the scene, first as an early user and customer of …

SaaS

Fortinet Rising: A Reasonable Valuation in Rising Firewall Market, Says BMO - Tech Trader Daily

By Tiernan Ray<p>Shares of security technology vendor <b>Fortinet</b> (FTNT) are up up 51 cents, or 1.3%, at $39.02, after <b>BMO Capital</b>’s <b>Keith Bachman</b> this …

SaaS