Software-as-a-service enables new ways of doing business


Gary Ramsay,
COO, LeCayla
Santa Clara, CA, U.S.A. — (METERING.COM) — September 25, 2007 – SaaS delivery experts OpSource have announced that LeCayla Technologies’ metering and billing solution has become the first independent application accessible via the OpSource Services Bus. As a result, OpSource’s customers can now incorporate LeCayla’s array of on-demand metering and information services into their own web and software-as-a-service SaaS applications.

Gary Ramsay, COO, LeCayla Technologies, said: “We’re pleased to partner with OpSource on this initiative. SaaS is enabling new ways of doing business and OpSource has consistently led the way in providing successful delivery of SaaS applications.

“LeCayla was developed specifically for on-demand software. We understand that SaaS companies are working to bring their solutions to market and need a billing solution that is fast and simple to integrate. We’ve focused on delivering the benefits of SaaS to SaaS companies themselves. LeCayla is fully self-service with no up-front professional services required.”

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Brian Halpin, vice president and general manager, The Sage Group, said, “LeCayla is our preferred method for introducing flexible pricing with automated billing. We were able to integrate LeCayla and get up and running within hours.”

Treb Ryan, CEO, OpSource, said: “The OpSource Services Bus is opening the door for the next generation of software-as-a-service solutions. It enables companies for whom we deliver on-demand applications to easily integrate other on-demand solutions with their applications.”

In the case of LeCayla, OpSource customers will be able to monitor service delivery and use LeCayla’s SOFTWARE to accurately bill and remit the appropriate monies to each party – “All as part of the OpSource Services Bus,” Ryan added.