How The Logistics Industry Is Driving An Evolution In Software-As-A-Service
Source: Descartes Systems Group
The software as a service (SaaS) model has been widely embraced thanks to the numerous advantages that on-demand solutions deliver to multiple industries. Logistics-intensive organizations, however, were among the first to turn to SaaS to reduce costs, increase operational performance and improve customer satisfaction. As the need for connectivity, collaboration and compliance grows, many members of the global supply chain now realize that SaaS in the logistics market can offer more than "rented" software applications when connected to a "Federated" network comprised of several communities each with a common interest.