Loshin, Pete
May 2000
Network World;05/15/2000, Vol. 17 Issue 20, p68
Trade Publication
Presents the results of a survey on the factors that inhibit companies from using services from application service providers. Statistics on companies that use, companies with plans to outsource, and companies that have no plans to use services from ASP; Confusion in the market; Security concerns on ASP applications.


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