SaaS in high demand as IBM bags DemandTec

Big Blue is buying 'big data' supply-chain management vendor DemandTec for a half-billion dollars. While DemandTec is getting attention for the per-share premium IBM offered, other public SaaS firms are also benefiting from the sector's growing interest.

Ben Kolada

Research Associate, Financial Markets

Jay Lyman

Research Manager, Cloud Management and Containers