There are three types of COTS applications: Open COTS applications, such as Salesforce, allow the most adaptation to suit individual businesses’ needs. Closed COTS applications, such as Adobe products, allow the least amount of modification (if any).
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What is a COTS product?
COTS products (commercially available) are used “as is”. COTS products are designed to be easy to install and interact with existing system components. Nearly all of the software the average computer user purchases falls into the COTS category: operating systems, office product packages, word processors, and e-mail programs are among many examples.
What are the different types of COTS software?
Nearly all of the software the average computer user purchases falls into the COTS category: operating systems, office product packages, word processors, and e-mail programs are among many examples. One of the main advantages of mass-produced COTS software is its relatively low price.
What is Salesforce used for?
Salesforce Is the World’s #1 CRM Today, over 100,000 of the world’s most innovative companies—large, medium, and small—use Salesforce to close bigger deals, faster. Using Salesforce is as easy as clicking a button, which means better adoption rates, and more effective collaboration, mobilization, and revenue growth. Why use Salesforce?
What is Salesforce Salesforce industry-specific CRM?
Salesforce has been building industry-specific solutions for a few years now, including Financial Services Cloud, Health Cloud, and their Public Sector Cloud. Both of these solutions take Salesforce’s core CRM offering and create a specialized product that is more suited to specific industries.