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Application service providers

There are numerous application service providers that enable organizations to access and use Web-based application software. We identified Salesforce.com as one such ASP. Search the Web and find at least five other organizations that are ASPs. What are the names of the companies? What application software do they provide over the Web? What additional services do they provide, if any?

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Application service providers
There are numerous application service providers that enable organizations to access and use Web-based application software. We identified Salesforce.com as one such ASP. Search the Web and find at least five other organizations that are ASPs. What are the names of the companies? What application software do they provide over the Web? What additional services do they provide, if any?

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An Application Service Provider (ASP) is a business that offers software services to customers, using computer networks and the Internet as the mechanism to deliver and manage the service [1]. Among the most well-known Application Service Providers are:

i) Averum,
ii) AdminiTrack, Inc.,
iii) VeriCenter,
iv) Center7 and
v) Biber.

i) Averum: Averum's founders have experience ...

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The application service providers are examined. The names of the companies are provided. The additional services which they provide is determined.

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