Tag: Cloud Pricing

SAP announces “transparent approach to indirect licensing” | TechCentral.ie

SAP announces “transparent approach to indirect licensing” | TechCentral.ie

Now, the vendor has announced a new “transparent approach to indirect licensing” which encompasses a new sales, audit and pricing model. SAP has started out by giving its own, definitive definition of the two types of data access: “Direct/Human Access occurs when people log on to use the SAP Digital Core by way of an interface delivered […]

UPDATE 1-SAP revises pricing after crackdown on big customers backfires | Reuters

UPDATE 1-SAP revises pricing after crackdown on big customers backfires | Reuters

LONDON, April 10 (Reuters) – SAP is revising how it prices its core business planning software after a legal crackdown against high-profile customers Diageo and AB InBev caused a backlash with its wider customer base, who feared they might be hit by hidden, indirect charges. The German company said on Tuesday it will offer a […]

Venzee Introduces New Enterprise Pricing Model and Channel Partner Opportunities | Investing News Network

Venzee Introduces New Enterprise Pricing Model and Channel Partner Opportunities | Investing News Network

Enterprise License Pricing Changes New pricing features have been updated to reflect the growing industry adoption of Venzee. The “freemium” model has been removed, and pay-for-use basic, premium and enterprise licenses are in place. A small portion of the previous “freemium” users have converted to paying basic users. A basic license starts at US$79 per […]

SAP Project Trust – a stepping stone towards consumption based pricing | diginomica

SAP Project Trust – a stepping stone towards consumption based pricing | diginomica

In my earlier story about SAP Project Trust, an effort to finally nail the lid on SAP’s long-running indirect access issue, I made the point that enterprise software licensing models have not really adjusted to the digital world. Regardless of which vendor you talk to, the pricing model still revolves around the same basic unit of […]

SAP Project Trust – a stepping stone towards consumption based pricing | diginomica

SAP Project Trust – a stepping stone towards consumption based pricing | diginomica

In my earlier story about SAP Project Trust, an effort to finally nail the lid on SAP’s long-running indirect access issue, I made the point that enterprise software licensing models have not really adjusted to the digital world. Regardless of which vendor you talk to, the pricing model still revolves around the same basic unit of […]

SAP debuts consumption-based pricing model for SAP Cloud | TechTarget

SAP debuts consumption-based pricing model for SAP Cloud | TechTarget

SAP software users can now consume SAP Cloud Platform services by buying credits and using them as they see fit. The new consumption-based model for SAP Cloud Platform (SCP) is an alternative to the traditional subscription-based model, where you pay a monthly or annual subscription fee to use an SAP application, according to Dan Lahl, […]

Are Cloud Companies Moving Away from Pricing Transparency?: eDiscovery Trends | JDSupra

Are Cloud Companies Moving Away from Pricing Transparency?: eDiscovery Trends | JDSupra

Last May, I wrote a post asking if pricing transparency is finally happening in eDiscovery.  Here’s an article where the trend seems to be reversing – at least for Software-as-a-Service (SaaS, aka cloud) companies in general.  And, what the heck is a SaaS “unicorn”? In his article on OpenView – Why SaaS Companies Are Moving […]

Four Ways To Avoid Vendor Lock-In When Moving To The Public Cloud | Forbes

Four Ways To Avoid Vendor Lock-In When Moving To The Public Cloud | Forbes

Today, the cloud market is dominated by a few mega-providers: Amazon, Google and Microsoft. On the surface, they deliver a similar looking set of infrastructure, with the virtual machine being the basic computational unit. Under the hood, however, there are important differences among them. While moving an application from one virtualization format to another is […]

Apple To Bring Introductory Subscription Pricing To The App Store | ubergizmo

Apple To Bring Introductory Subscription Pricing To The App Store | ubergizmo

The idea of subscribing to a service the recurs every month can be a bit daunting, especially if you already have other subscriptions. However Apple wants to address this by allowing developers to offer introductory subscription pricing for the App Store, meaning that developers can now choose to offer lower upfront prices for new subscribers. […]

Factors Likely to Decide Kroger’s (KR) Fate in Q3 Earnings | Nasdaq.com

Factors Likely to Decide Kroger’s (KR) Fate in Q3 Earnings | Nasdaq.com

Kroger’s top – line has been also benefiting from Customer 1st strategy, digital efforts and recent buyouts. Third-quarter revenue is projected to come in at $27,307 million, up 2.8% year over year. However, stiff competition, volatility in food prices, an aggressive promotional environment and waning store traffic remain the primary headwinds with which Kroger is […]