Cloud 101: What the heck do IaaS, PaaS and SaaS companies do?

Anyone who who follows technology trends has undoubtedly heard the term “cloud service” thrown around a few gazillion times over the past few months. But if you don’t know the difference between terms such as PaaS, IaaS and SaaS, don’t fret — you’re far from alone.


MeetingBurner aims to disrupt the online meeting biz by giving itself away

Online meeting and webinar startup MeetingBurner wants to do what many companies aim to when they enter a crowded market — undercut the competition by offering a better product at a lower price. The company, which today enters its public beta phase, is in a heck of position to accomplish at least part of this goal because it believes 95 percent of its customers will use the well-featured service completely free.

GoToMeeting brings web conferences to the iPad

The headlines today about the opening of the iPad App Store focus mostly on media apps like Netflix, but there are cool business tools for the device, too. For example, I spend hours every week using Citrix Online’s GoToMeeting web conferencing service — and now it’s available for the iPad.