Overview

A Software as a Service Agreement or a Cloud Services Agreement is a licensing agreement that grants a subscriber the right to access and use hosted services. It differs from a Software License Agreement which gives the licensee the right to a copy of the licensed software.

Key Terms

References

See, DON’T USE LICENSE AGREEMENTS FOR SOFTWARE AS A SERVICE, September 12, 2011

Practical Guide to Cloud Service Agreements, Version 2.0

Key Provisions in a "Software as a Service" Contract: What Every Customer Should be Negotiating, May 29, 2012

Guidance
A Guidance has not been defined yet.
1. Overview

A Software as a Service Agreement or a Cloud Services Agreement is a licensing agreement that grants a subscriber the right to access and use hosted services. It differs from a Software License Agreement which gives the licensee the right to a copy of the licensed software.

Key Terms

References

See, DON’T USE LICENSE AGREEMENTS FOR SOFTWARE AS A SERVICE, September 12, 2011

Practical Guide to Cloud Service Agreements, Version 2.0

Key Provisions in a "Software as a Service" Contract: What Every Customer Should be Negotiating, May 29, 2012

2. Discussion A Guidance has not been defined yet.