White Paper: State of the Cloud Computing Marketplace
The Need for a Trust-But-Verify Software Licensing Approach
Enterprises are accelerating their use of cloud computing because it provides such an attractive value proposition. This value proposition is enhanced through usage-based licensing. However, the difficulty of monitoring usage-based licensing has slowed its adoption.
The State of the Cloud Computing Marketplace: The Need for a Trust-But-Verify Software Licensing Approach analyzes the popularity of cloud computing with software publishers. The paper also explores new pricing models developed by cloud providers—including usage-based licensing