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The Solution Marketing Blog: One Year Later

– By Steve Robins

Celebrating a year of blogging on solution marketing

First, thank you to everyone that reads this blog day-in and day-out – it’s been a great ride since February 2009. Thanks also to everyone who expressed interest in solution marketing at Product Camp Boston #1 and #2, and on the LinkedIn group and elsewhere.  And thanks to those who’ve helped to make this a great blog.  As they say, the best is yet to come.

In celebration of this milestone, following is a solution marketing recap from the last twelve months.

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SaaS and Open Source: Solutions?

By: Steve Robins

If it’s SaaS, is it a solution? Can a vendor offer an open source solution? Of course they can. A solution is the complete answer to a customer’s problem. If that answer happens to contain open source (OSS) or Software-As-A-Service (SaaS) then it’s still a solution.   Continue reading


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