Category: Software

What’s Behind The Growth Of The Procurement Software Industry?

Anyone who has paid even the slightest bit of attention to the progression of global industry in recent years has noticed two inescapable facts: First, software has had an irreversible influence on virtually every business sector. Second, everyone from the traditional players within the cloud-based service industry to newcomers involved in the SaaS marketplace appears

Microsoft hikes cost of licensing its software on rival public clouds, introduces Azure ‘Dedicated’ Hosts

Microsoft has introduced a preview of Azure Dedicated Host, which provides a physical server hosted on Azure and not shared with other customers. Alongside this new service, the company has made licensing changes that will make Microsoft software more expensive for some customers of AWS, Google and Alibaba. Although an Azure dedicated host is a

HOW USEFUL ARE SOFTWARE FREE TRIALS?

When you are investing in a new software package, you often wish that you could ‘try before you buy’. Of course, it is actually possible to do this if you choose the right software provider and don’t jump the gun when you are buying the package. With so many companies offering free trials in 2019

Apollo 11 Software Lessons Still Relevant Today

It wouldn’t have happened without software: An image of an astronaut walking on the moon, with elements furnished by NASA. Credit: Getty GETTY Given the avalanche of media coverage this past week celebrating the 50th anniversary of the Apollo 11 moon landing, if you didn’t know before, you surely now know that intense competition (with the