This guide to data modernisation and creating SaaS apps tackles common issues driving those to consider a transition to SaaS. Whether it’s scalability, availability, security, globalisation or something else, organisations are under pressure to respond to customer demand for cutting-edge capabilities and lower TCO. At the same time, they need to reach new customers, differentiate products, streamline sales cycles, grow revenues and improve margins. This eBook is for software providers who are looking to make the transition from traditional on-premises or selfhosted solutions to modern SaaS apps. It includes ways to modernise your data platform as the first step in your move to SaaS, the role of the cloud and what you should look for from a cloud provider, key database requirements for multi-tenant SaaS apps and how you can personalise the experience to delight customers in compelling new ways.