What is cloud computing, or SaaS?

SaaS stands for Software as a Service and is a particular Cloud Computing service that allows software usage on a subscription basis. No matter what you call it, cloud computing is the delivery of software as a service instead of as a product. In other words, rather than having individual copies of software on your workspace computers, managing licenses and ensuring compatibility, all of this is offered over a network connection, stored remotely and can be accessed from virtually anywhere on almost any device. There are several benefits to Cloud computing in the business world.