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Software-as-a-Service Revenue Models
May-June 2013 (vol. 15 no. 3)
pp. 54-59
Arto Ojala, University of Jyväskylä, Finland
When should software providers maintain their traditional licensing model versus offering software as a service, and which SaaS model is more profitable: rental or pay per use? For customers, what are the trade-offs between traditional licensing, renting, and paying per use?
Index Terms:
Cloud computing,Licenses,Computational modeling,Pricing,Software development,Service-oriented architecture,information technology,revenue models,SaaS,cloud computing,software licensing,software renting,pay-per-use
Citation:
Arto Ojala, "Software-as-a-Service Revenue Models," IT Professional, vol. 15, no. 3, pp. 54-59, May-June 2013, doi:10.1109/MITP.2012.73
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