IT’s Secret Weapon in a “Bring Your Own Software” World

SaaS has surged up through the ranks of enterprises, in many cases bypassing the traditional IT gatekeepers. By understanding the types of applications being brought into the organization, IT may learn what gaps exist in the more secure, enterprise sanctioned offerings and prioritize some additions to the corporate stack.

Knowledge (Of Usage) Is Power! A Client Case How IT Used Usage Insight To Support Box Adoption

When IT leaders find transformative technology, the challenge becomes capturing those benefits through healthy user adoption within the company. The first step to gaining timely and rapid adoption is understanding usage. This was highlighted in a recent client case where IT led the rollout of file sharing and collaboration software Box.com.

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 Embracing the cloud and enabling workers’ use of tech means a company must abandon some of the outdated, heavy-handed approaches to security that work in the classic, on-premise enterprise world.