Can SaaS Ease Software Sticker Shock?

Burleigh, Jim
January 2009
Material Handling Management;Jan2009, Vol. 64 Issue 1, p36
The article discusses the vital role of the software as a service (SaaS) model to the materials handling of businesses. The SaaS model enables trading partners to share information and eliminates electronic data interchange (EDI) messages and programming obstacles. However, there are barriers that hinders businesses to adopt the system in the supply chains, including supply chain security, physical devices, and system integration.


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