While most discussions about the Software as a Service (SaaS) market revolve around the likes of Salesforce.com, NetSuite, Google, IBM, Oracle, Microsoft, OpSource, etc., the name Progress Software Corporation (NASDAQ: PRGS) rarely comes to mind, unjustifiably.
While Progress itself is to blame in part for a less aggressive marketing effort (and for the-best-kept-secret-in-the-market status
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As for the enablement program participation, there were over 70 new participants in the first half of 2007, whereby 40 percent of partners say that SaaS delivery is expected to be over half of their business by 2010. In 2006, the aggregate global SaaS revenues collected by Progress partners ecosystem were about US$350 million and with over 300,000 end users in 22 countries. Key business applications/vertical sectors have been Healthcare, Travel, Legal, Financial Services, and a number of esoteric