Here are some resources that I either authored or found useful.
Articles & White Papers
- Big Data: Hadoop, Business Analytics and Beyond – Excellent resource on Big Data and Big Data tools
- What’s Your SaaS Company Worth? – Great explanation of how SaaS companies are valued
- Cloud Computing Bible by Barrie Sosinsky — see my review
- SaaS Entrepreneur by Merrill Chapman — see my review
The following analyst reports are ones that I have found useful. The reports are free but in some cases you will need to give your contact information to the provider to receive them.
- Gartner Magic Quadrant Public Cloud – Infrastructure as a Service
- Forrester Wave Platform as a Service
See my blog posting for a review of some of the websites below:
- Aber Law Firm – Information and blog on SaaS legal agreements
- Chaotic Flow – Blog postings on SaaS Sales & SaaS Metrics
- Cloud Computing Showplace – Directory of Cloud & SaaS businesses
- Think Strategies – White Papers and Blog on SaaS & Cloud Computing
Cloud Events & Conferences
- Cloud Conferences and Events in the US – A good resource for larger cloud conferences