Tag: cloud

PHP 5 is unsupported on January 1, 2019. Are you at risk?

by Dave Summers | December 18, 2018

If your software or website is dependent upon PHP 5, life as your application knows it is about to change forever. Soon, and we’re talking about January 1, 2019, any application that is running PHP 5.6 or lower will no longer be supported by the...

The three rules of SaaS scalability

by Marling Engle | November 19, 2018

Working at a custom software shop like Metisentry typically means being exposed to a broad array of projects and challenges, a benefit of which is the realization that certain issues emerge with relative frequency, regardless of the nature or...

Keep SaaS maintenance on track with these six tips

by Jeff Schafer | October 22, 2018

One of the traps a SaaS team can fall into is taking the time immediately following a launch or major release as a time to recuperate from the big push. Doing this is like taking your foot off the gas and your hands of the wheel just as you reach...

Three key attributes of successful SaaS platforms

by Jeff Schafer | October 12, 2018

The majority of SaaS platform failures can be attributed to problems in three fundamental areas. Often, a deficiency, or even complete lack of product management is the culprit. In other instances, product management is there, but  product...

8 Tools to power your SaaS startup

by Jeff Schafer | September 14, 2018

Which tools a SaaS startup chooses can have a meaningful impact on key success factors like product-market fit and time-to-market. And with every startup looking for an edge in those key areas, it's not surprising that I'm often asked which tools...

3 must-haves for every website in 2019

by Dave Summers | September 07, 2018

Welcome to the modern world, the world of Google Search, social media and smartphones. A website is now just a part of how your brand exists on the web. There’s no escaping it if you want to run a successful business these days.