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Der Markt für "...as a Service"-Nutzungsmodelle boomt. Zusammengefasst unter der Bezeichnung "ITaaS" (IT as a Service) reicht die Palette vom Software-as-a-Service-Vorreiter (SaaS) CRM über Mietmodelle für Speicher- und CPU-Nutzung bis hin zur kompletten IT-Infrastruktur. Von dieser Erfolgswelle könnten auch SaaS-Angebote für Business Intelligence (BI) und Data Management profitieren. In einem Report für das Beye-Network haben die BI-Spezialisten Claudia Imhoff und Colin White Bedingungen und Marktchancen von BI-Mietlösungen untersucht. …mehr
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