Webinar Recording - 5 Things to Know About Buying Software as a Service Solutions

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  • Format: Online
Webinar 012320: 5 Things to Know About Buying Software as a Service Solutions (Member)$0.00  
Webinar 012320: 5 Things to Know About Buying Software as a Service Solutions (Non-Member)$190.00  
Webinar 012320: 5 Things to Know About Buying Software as a Service Solutions (Member) $0.00
Webinar 012320: 5 Things to Know About Buying Software as a Service Solutions (Non-Member) $190.00


The Software as a Service (SaaS) market is growing rapidly, with more organizations choosing to use these solutions than ever before. In fact, Gartner estimates that “the global Software as a Service Market will reach a valuation of 117 Billion USD by the end of 2022.”
Whether you are currently implementing SaaS solutions like DocuSign, Dropbox or a cloud-based eSourcing platform; or planning to in the future, you’ll want to join us on January 23rd. We’ll be demystifying the SaaS industry and everything you, as a procurement professional, need to know about it.
We’ll also unveil some key statistics related to SaaS procurement, including average open to close duration, typical number of evaluators and common criteria weighting.

What You'll Learn

After completing this online training session, learners will be able to:
1.  Understand how SaaS solutions follow different business models that mean new contract types and procurement            requirements
2.  Recognize the difference between on-premise software versus cloud computing and what it means for your teams
3.  Discuss top security questions to ask before deciding on any type of SaaS solution
4.  Understand you should pay extra attention to the service component offered by SaaS providers
5.  Realize the “hidden” benefits of these types of solutions

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Registration and payment must be received 24 hours prior to the course start date. After this time, registrations will be based on space availability.  A full refund, less a $75 administrative fee will be given for cancellations made in writing 31+ days prior to the seminar date by emailing RegistrationInfo@nigp.org. No refunds are given for cancellations received within 24 hours of the seminar start date. There are no refunds for no-shows. If the seminar is cancelled for any reason, NIGP's liability is limited to the registration fee only.  

Attendee substitutions within the same agency may be done at any time with email notification to NIGP. If attending via scholarship, please provide documentation verifying the scholarship issuer's name and contact information in lieu of payment information. 

All cancellations must be made in writing by emailing registrationinfo@nigp.org. Once the login email is sent, registrants that are non-members are not eligible for a refund. Registered participants who do not attend will not receive credit. Need to miss the webinar due to a last minute meeting? There is no need to cancel. You won't receive credit, but you will still receive all the handouts and the recording link.


The content of this webinar is intended for informational purposes only. It is not intended to solicit business or to provide legal advice. Laws differ by jurisdiction, and the information in this webinar may not apply to every attendee. You should not take, or refrain from taking, any particular action based upon the information contained in this webinar without first seeking jurisdictional guidance.

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