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  For the past few years, I've been working with a client on a very cutting edge software development effort. I have to say that the most complex part of the project has been ensuring that the interface and the overall user...

What is SaaS? Software as a Service (SaaS) is a distribution model in which applications are hosted by a third party vendor or service provider over a network, typically online - and delivered “as a service” to end users. Web-based email is an...

While SaaS is a flexible option that can be implemented much more quickly than traditional enterprise technologies, it also presents new challenges. SaaS has the potential to fundamentally change how a business operates. There are therefore several important steps a company should...

Millions of people use cloud computing every day to send and receive personal emails, host and share files, and sync their digital lives.

Tech mergers and acquisitions may be down as a reflection of the overall global economy, but software and on-demand offerings represent a greater role as more enterprises buy into cloud and SaaS resources, according to a new industry assessment. On Monday, analyst...

The ongoing wave of overseas buyers targeting UK-based tech companies is heating up, with companies looking to put their excess cash piles to use, bulk up on key technology trends, or ramp up exposure in Europe in the hope of an...

In 2007 Research in Motion was at the height of its success, praised as Canada’s most profitable company and the clear market leader in mobile technology. But in just five short years, RIM now finds itself at a crossroads. With crumbling...

We recently held a webinar titled, "Harvesting Intangible Assets" with Andrew J. Sherman, author and Partner at Jones Day. Using a Rembrandt painting as an example, Sherman outlined how companies can be oblivious to the wealth of revenue-producing opportunities hiding in their...

Though many parts of the capital markets are slow, a new report by Grant Thornton International suggests that the pipeline for pending mergers in Canada is pretty full. The Grant Thornton International Business Report (IBR), which polled 12,000 businesses in 40 countries,...

Today we enjoyed an in-depth discussion on Trends in Technology M&A and Outlook for the Remainder of 2012 with Cyrus Lam, Managing Director of KPMG Corporate Finance LLC in New York. Cyrus not only took attendees through the current state of...