With the current economic situation, more often than not, organizations would be evaluating various options available to get more for the buck. 2009 would be remembered as an year where almost everybody is keeping their fingers crossed and praying to finish the year unscathed.
Given the current scenario the SaaS model fits well with the plans of many organizations. It sits at a sweet spot between build versus buy and gives the desired economies of scale.
However, before getting onto the SaaS bandwagon there are an important set of questions that the organization needs to answer. The mindmap below tries to summarize them.
Could you add more questions that should be answered by the SaaS provider and the organization planning to embrace SaaS?