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pay-per-use software


Symantec eyes pay-per-use software

Virtualization may spell the end of expensive long-term software-licensing deals, enabling the monitoring of each software instance use, according to the security company.

By October 9, 2008


Microsoft outlines pay-per-use PC vision

In a patent application, Redmond argues that you would benefit from metered computing by having a PC with an extended "useful life."

By December 29, 2008


Commentary: HP's pay per use--a fair start

Hewlett-Packard has delivered on its promise to offer a utility pricing for its enterprise-class Superdome and Intel-based NetServer family of servers.

July 10, 2001


HP attempts to play host with pay-per-use service

The computer maker plans to launch a series of Web hosting services with a special twist--customers will be billed simply for the services they use.

March 17, 2000


Microsoft Windows Media enables pay-per-use

The company releases a preview version of the Digital Broadcast Manager, software designed to allow secure downloads of audio and video content on a pay-per-use basis.

February 9, 2000


Pay-per-use app market blooming, benefits unclear

So far, few companies can actually point to paying clients while some analysts even question how much cost-cutting benefits users will realize by using leasing services.

June 4, 1999


Totango set to enhance SaaS sales tools

A new company is helping software-as-a-service companies dance their way into more sales.

By July 28, 2011


Cloud computing's killer applications

While 2010 was clearly the year in which cloud computing defined itself, 2011 is shaping up to be the year in which cloud clearly demonstrates what it is good for.

By February 14, 2011


Footy tech: how video is being used for coaching

Love or hate the video ref, it's not the only way video and other new technologies are being used in football. Here's a look at how the AFL's Adelaide Crows are using tech behind the scenes to improve on-ground performance.

By February 9, 2011


The top 12 gifts of cloud from 2010

As this historic year wraps up, let's take a look back at what shaped the burgeoning cloud computing market in 2010. Of course, with the holidays upon us, it only seems right to choose the top 12.

By December 20, 2010