Cleanshelf’s SaaS Spending Control and Optimization Platform Adds Cross-Department Support

New cross-department SaaS spending control and optimization capabilities allow Cleanshelf customers to share SaaS costs between departments, recycle or reassign SaaS licenses, budget at the department level and accurately estimate future SaaS spend organization wide.

The #1 Key to Keep Pace With Security in a SaaS-First World

For all its cost, productivity and deployment benefits, SaaS requires business and IT leaders to adopt a new perspective around security. Embracing the cloud and enabling workers’ use of tech means a company must abandon some of the outdated, heavy-handed approaches to security that work in the classic, on-premise enterprise world.

How Understanding SaaS Vendor Pricing Strategies Improves Your Bargaining Power

SaaS vendors vacillate between finding a balance between corporate priorities, value and revenue. This makes pricing as much an art as a science. In many cases strategic goals and priorities show up in how they price –  creating opportunities for customers to maximize the buying power.

Cost, Security and...Opportunity? The “Unmanaged SaaS” conundrum for Finance and Technology leaders

Unmanaged software spending comprises more than 50% of corporate technology spend today and 72% of executives don’t know how many “shadow” software applications are being used within their organization. While these statistics are terrifying to business and technology leaders, consider also the innovation and improvement that ambitious individuals and teams get by having access to the best tools to do their job.