SaaS Performance Bar Rising – Network World

SaaS application performance introduces a number of complexities that must be addressed to ensure success. Variables that impact the performance of SaaS apps include the application itself, the data center infrastructure, the network and the end user’s client software:

Not only do these individual variables contribute to how a SaaS application performs, interactions among them also affect overall performance. For example, if an application has a high turn count and is located far from a user, lots of round trips over long distances will slow application response times.

Check out the full post, SaaS Performance Bar Rising, from Network World.