The ASP phenomenon

Paul, Lauren Gibbons
February 2000
Network World;02/07/2000, Vol. 17 Issue 6, p58
Trade Publication
Surveys the market for application service providers (ASPs). Range of applications to rent; ASP as alternative concept of delivering software over the Internet or a virtual private network (VPN); Factors that have made the rental scheme viable; Low numbers of actual customers; Advantages of ASP over information technology (IT) departments; Less internal control as trade-off for customers. INSET: A sage decision..


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