IASA NE Chapter Meeting April 2009 - Inside SaaS
Our next IASA NE meeting will be held on April 23rd at the Intuit Offices in Waltham. The presentation will be by Jim Salem, founder and architect in the Platform as a Service group at Intuit.
Inside SaaS: Deep Dive into the Intuit QuickBase Architecture
Examine a rich software-as-a-service platform in detail. Used by over half of the Fortune 100, Intuit QuickBase solves critical business problems via its easy-to-use and easy-to-customize applications.
Jim Salem, QuickBase architect and co-founder will present its unique, highly scalable application engine which seamlessly integrates multiple web services including database, email, workflow, and reporting. We’ll discuss its patented active-active load balancing technology that has made it one of the most reliable, fast and proven SaaS technologies today.
Its Windows-based hosting technology has been extended as the basis for the Intuit Partner Platform, a service for RIA developers to deliver QuickBooks-integrated applications to small businesses. We’ll cover key design choices in data flow, network, and container design that have made QuickBase especially suited to hosting diverse applications for thousands of businesses.
April 23rd, 5pm-8pm
100 5th Ave
Waltham, MA 02451
06:00pm-06:15pm Chapter Announcements
06:15pm-07:30pm Inside SaaS: Deep Dive into the Intuit QuickBase Architecture