Most IT leaders understand that security can be your most important investment. Protecting your company’s assets from online threats is a necessity that cannot be overlooked. Still, some IT leaders want to spend less on security.

The security-as-a-service (SaaS) model provides ways to reduce your security spend, even on day one. With low upfront and day to day costs, you’ll be able to save money at nearly every phase of deployment and operation.

To get an idea of how much your ROI will be, there are now calculators that estimate the money (and time) savings you could achieve by switching to SaaS security.  What do you think about these calculators?  Are they Hype (don’t work and you don’t use them for your business), or Ripe (they are an effective tool to understand your ROI)?

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