Software as a Service
A new generation of software delivery
The Software industry is undergoing a major transformation, with Software as a Service (SaaS) emerging as an important competitive tool to extend market reach and serve customers in new and different ways.
At Scopus Consulting Group, Inc, we understand both the opportunities and challenges that this transformation can pose to Independent Software Vendors (ISVs), and we work side-by-side with you to ensure your success. From the initial phases of development and testing, to the latter phases of production and maintenance, our lifecycle approach enables you to take full advantage of SaaS capabilities
Our SaaS capabilities include:
Scopus Consulting Group, Inc provides consulting and development services to address the full spectrum of business, operational, and technical considerations with SaaS.
We also provide objective QA and load testing capabilities.
SaaS Planning and Development
Improve your SaaS business with a trusted partner
For a SaaS model to be successful, you need to have a holistic approach to planning – considering the business, operational, and technical implications associated with offering your software as a service. By working with an experienced SaaS Planning and Development service provider, you can jump ahead of the curve to take full advantage of this new market opportunity.
SCG, Inc has extensive experience in helping software vendors successfully implement a SaaS model through strategic planning and development.
Our SaaS planning and development services address various aspects including:
SaaS Business Consulting Services
- Definition of SaaS business operations, parameters, and metrics
- Licensing methods to support a service model
- Compensation for sales organization and partners
- Marketing software as a service
Technology Consulting Services
- QA and load testing to identify potential performance issues within a hosted model
- Usability review to ensure solid usability/navigation in the hosted version of the software
- Remote connectivity review to ensure access to the hosted model
Application Development Services
- GUI design for a web-based, hosted version of the ISV’s software
- Adding user tables to the data model, to support a remote access approach
- Tying the hosted application to back-end billing and licensing engines
SaaS Testing and QA
Flawless SaaS initiatives every time
To capitalize on the new business opportunities of Software as a Service (SaaS), you need to develop a meticulous and accessible testing ground so that your every SaaS initiative is flawless– - be it the first-release or new versions and updates.
SCG, Inc, has expertise in supporting SaaS deployments, offers a rich SaaS testing and QA environment for your SaaS implementation. Our SaaS Testing and QA services provide the resources and testing capabilities to help you ensure your software is ready for release – whether it’s your first foray into a SaaS model or part of your ongoing software update and upgrade cycle.
Our SaaS testing and QA services include:
Software QA and testing
Includes performance and load testing to ensure the software is performing as needed in a SaaS environment, and functional testing for user access, navigation, and for using the software in a web-based model
A cost-effective, secure, and ready-made hosted infrastructure designed for testing a SaaS release – whether for initial deployment or ongoing testing of updates and upgrades.