This is part five of five in a series exploring the benefits of Software as a Service, or SaaS.
While there are many benefits of employing a Software as a Service, or SaaS, model for software delivery – reduced costs; painless upgrades and enhancements; easy customization; and better access – one of the biggest benefits of SaaS is the unparalleled security features it provides. SaaS providers typically house their applications in secure data centers with exemplary redundancy and security features. Moreover, SaaS providers employ the use of encryption, along with other safety measures, as a means to ensure the safety and integrity of library and patron data.
Auto-Graphics currently houses all data at the SUPERNAP, the most secure data center ecosystem in the world. The SUPERNAP utilizes a multi-tiered security system. Features of the security system include exterior physical security, a data center command center, and data center server cages. Ultimately, storing customers’ Software as a Service, or SaaS, data, in the SUPERNAP is the best choice because the facility demands the highest levels of security, efficiency and reliability.
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