Learn why the multi-instance approach won’t scale economically and how virtualization puts the long term viability of a SaaS business at risk as more efficient competitors enter the market.
You've built a single-tenant web-enabled application, but need to make it compatible with and effective in a cloud environment. What steps do you need to take to convert your application to a full-fledged, multi-tenant, cloud-ready SaaS application? The author takes a sample web application, discusses the necessary considerations and alterations to make it a cloud winner, and outlines the steps you need to take to get it there. Then, as a bonus, he demonstrates the software his company has designed to provide a "plug-in" approach to multi-tenancy.