SaaS Licensing and Management Solutions
As early adopters of SaaS have realized, it is not easy to find the right catalog segmentation, feature bundling, and pricing models. It takes time, experimentation, and, most importantly, service catalog flexibility. As with traditional software consumption, ensuring user compliance with the terms of a service agreement is critical to profitability. Before SaaS, data collection was a premium feature of lost licensing and entitlement management systems used to forecast trends and make informed business decisions. In the cloud, usage data is not only used for business intelligence but is vital for supporting business critical processes, such as billing. Therefore, it is essential that cloud service providers are able to easily track, organize, and report on service usage.
Sentinel Cloud Services makes it quick and easy for SaaS providers to build versatile service catalogs, provision and authorize user access, measure service usage, and instantly adapt their service offerings to embrace new and evolving market opportunities. Only with Sentinel can software publishers successfully package, deliver, and manage any cloud based application delivered to a PC, laptop, mobile device, or otherwise. Fully aligned with the software monetization lifecycle, Sentinel Cloud Services enables software publishers to: